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'Personal Learning Environments' Focus on the Individual

'Personal Learning Environments' Focus on the Individual | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
But defining what exactly a "personal learning environment," or PLE, is supposed to look like is proving to be challenging.
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This article is about PLEs and how they help students.

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Create a Positive Learning Environment in Your Classroom

Create a Positive Learning Environment in Your Classroom | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Follow these steps to create a positive learning environment wherein all students in your classroom can feel respected, supported, appreciated and valued.
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Good artice on how to make all students feel comfortable and make them feel good about learning.

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14 Web Tools Teachers Should Try This School Year ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

14 Web Tools Teachers Should Try This School Year ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
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Awesome new web tools for teachers to use in class

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Negative Effects of Using Technology in Today's Classroom | The Classroom | Synonym

Negative Effects of Using Technology in Today's Classroom | The Classroom | Synonym | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Classroom teachers are using technology in the classroom more frequently than ever before. According to the National School Boards Association, students who are exposed to a high volume of technology ...
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Insight on the negative effects of technology on students

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The 4 Negative Side Effects Of Technology - Edudemic

The 4 Negative Side Effects Of Technology - Edudemic | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Technology is everywhere for a good reason. It's useful. But what are some of the side effects of technology for students and everyone else?
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Article on the negative aspects of classroom technology

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Technology Integration Matrix

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This is the Technology Integration Matrix (TIM). It shows how students can become engaged with online tools and illustrates how teachers can deliver material for different subjects.

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Arbiter Online | Technology in the classroom: A distraction or advantage? - Arbiter Online

Arbiter Online | Technology in the classroom: A distraction or advantage? - Arbiter Online | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
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This article is about college technology and if it is a good tool for students while attending a class. It gives the positive and negative views giving insight from professors.

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AUGUSTA, Ga.: Ga. schools integrating technology into classrooms | Technology | The Island Packet

AUGUSTA, Ga.: Ga. schools integrating technology into classrooms | Technology | The Island Packet | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Three schools in eastern Georgia are testing a program aimed at further integrating technology into everyday classroom experiences.
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Article about more states, like Georgia, integrating technology into classrooms and embracing change

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Education experts urge technology use during classroom lessons | Arab News — Saudi Arabia News, Middle East News, Opinion, Economy and more.

Education experts urge technology use during classroom lessons | Arab News — Saudi Arabia News, Middle East News, Opinion, Economy and more. | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Arab News, an English-language daily, is a leading source of commentaries and news on Saudi Arabia, sports, business, Islam, lifestyle and more.
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This article is about the usefullness of online education. It talks about how it increases student learning and student engagement.

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Welcome To Kidskonnect - Kids Konnect

Welcome To Kidskonnect - Kids Konnect | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
KidsKonnect has kids homework and educational help - a safe Internet gateway for kids created & maintained by educators. KidsKonnect links to a variety of sites on different curriculums and interests.
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Online kids website where they can learn different subjects and even download materials to work on.

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Set, Track, and Share Your Goals - Goalmigo

Set, Track, and Share Your Goals - Goalmigo | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Achieve your goals on Goalmigo! Set, track, and share you goals on this intuitive website that helps you achieve your goals.
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This is a great website to set and track any goals that you or student may have.

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Use Tech to Get Organized: The 100 Best Tools, Websites, Apps and More

Use Tech to Get Organized: The 100 Best Tools, Websites, Apps and More | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
This post is #3 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 100. Time to compile: 8+ hours. ...
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This is a website that lists down 100+ websites to help you or your students to get organized.

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Distraction or Opportunity? A Guide to Embracing Technology in the Classroom

Distraction or Opportunity? A Guide to Embracing Technology in the Classroom | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Students are bringing devices to class — but are professors prepared?
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Report on the support of why technology CAN be bad in the classroom. This helps to understand how to accept it in higher education

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Ways to help teachers use technology in the classroom

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Article on getting teachers excited about using technology in the classroom

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The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You - Edudemic

The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You - Edudemic | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
If you’re not an avid follower of #edchat on Twitter, you may be missing out on a great opportunity to learn about some new Web 2.0 tools that are currently being used in classrooms around the world.
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A variety of web 2.0 Tools

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Classroom Technology: Does It Really Make a Difference?

Classroom Technology: Does It Really Make a Difference? | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
Does the technology itself provide heightened learning experiences? I'd argue that it does not.
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This article is the authors point of view on classroom technology.

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Educational Technology: The Evolution of Classroom Technology

Educational Technology: The Evolution of Classroom Technology | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
  via OnlineSchools.com We are living in a digital age. The Internet and mobile devices have altered the education landscape to the extent that teens are even including text slang—OMG!—in thei...
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Website for educators. Helps teachers collaborate ideas and share ideas on a cloud. It is not free material, but the concept of the web page seems very cool and different.

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The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads

The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
"Put your wands away!" Professor Umbridge from the Harry Potter stories would tell the students at the beginning of each class. After a few classes when Professor Umbridge would make the announcement
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What to do and not do with Ipads in the classroom

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edX

edX | Technology in the Classroom and PLE's | Scoop.it
EdX a non-profit created by Harvard and MIT brings the best of higher education to students of all ages anywhere in the world via the internet with free MOOCs
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Subjects taught online through universities.

 

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