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Humanline.com: Images of art, history and science for educational and commercial licensing

Humanline.com: Images of art, history and science for educational and commercial licensing | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Search and find unique images, rights-managed and royalty-free images, historic imagery, archival photos from museums, galleries and private collectors from all over the world. Free licenses for educational use.
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How to Turn Rubric Scores into Grades

How to Turn Rubric Scores into Grades | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Many teachers are confused about how to convert rubric feedback into grades or points. Even if you are moving away from traditional grades, you still may be required to supply them. Here's my process. [...]
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Fit Lit: How Movement Impacts Learning

Fit Lit: How Movement Impacts Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Students at Casey Middle learn more (and feel good about it) in a combined language arts/fitness class that boosts their cognition with aerobic and anaerobic activities.
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Blended Learning Leaders Are Over the Honeymoon—and Rolling Up Their Sleeves (EdSurge News)

Blended Learning Leaders Are Over the Honeymoon—and Rolling Up Their Sleeves (EdSurge News) | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
This summer, I spoke to leaders at six public charter school networks who are now wily veterans in the art of blending teacher-led instruction with online learning--also known as “blended learning”. Their titles range from Innovation Manager to Director of Individualized Learning, meaning they work
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The ‘Grit Narrative’—Demystified

The ‘Grit Narrative’—Demystified | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Why educators are paying more attention to noncognitive factors in the classroom, and whether it’s more than just a fad.
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Transform Teaching With the Diffusion of Innovation

Transform Teaching With the Diffusion of Innovation | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
You can bring innovation to your school by identifying and engaging the early adopters who share your excitement about new tools and practices.
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Helpful suggestions for creating positive changes in classrooms and schools.

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Project-Based Learning vs. Problem-Based Learning vs. X-BL

Project-Based Learning vs. Problem-Based Learning vs. X-BL | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
John Larmer of the Buck Institute for Education clears up any confusion on the difference between project-based learning, problem-based learning, and whatever-else-based learning.
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Quick explanations for various "based learning" approaches.

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23 Tools For Students To Publish What They Learn

23 Tools For Students To Publish What They Learn | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
23 Tools For Students To Publish What They Learn
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Helpful list for seeking a larger audience for student work.

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The Learning Innovation Cycle: How Disruption Creates Lasting Change

The Learning Innovation Cycle: How Disruption Creates Lasting Change | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
The Learning Innovation Cycle: How Disruption Creates Lasting Change
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I have always said that an active classroom is not a quiet classroom.  Knowing when chaos is a productive outcome of learning is part of the skill and art of teaching.

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Book Creator is Now Available on Windows for Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Book Creator is Now Available on Windows for Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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HTML5 Online Animation Editor | Animatron

HTML5 Online Animation Editor | Animatron | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Animatron is a simple and powerful online tool that allows you to create stunning HTML5 animations and interactive content.
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Deeper Learning in Practice

Deeper Learning in Practice | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
In the deeper learning framework, students are encouraged to master academic content, think critically, work collaboratively, communicate effectively, learn how to learn, and develop academic mindsets.
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Notebookcast - a free online whiteboard for any device

Notebookcast - a free online whiteboard for any device | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Notebookcast is a free online whiteboard that allows yo…
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30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts In 2016

30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts In 2016 | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts In 2016
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Good to know as we stock our classrooms!

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20 Classroom Setups That Promote Thinking

20 Classroom Setups That Promote Thinking | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
20 Classroom Setups That Promote Thinking by TeachThought Staff This is part 1 in our #iteachthought campaign. This is our equivalent to
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How Minecraft and Duct Tape Wallets Prepare Our Kids for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet (EdSurge News)

How Minecraft and Duct Tape Wallets Prepare Our Kids for Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet (EdSurge News) | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
When I was 11 I loved designing web pages and playing Sim City. Adults in my life didn’t recognize these skills as valuable, so neither did I. Actually, I began to feel guilty for using my computer so much. In high school I stopped making web pages altogether to focus on sports. It wasn’t until c
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Google Released A New Plugin Integrating Google Drive with Microsoft Office ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google Released A New Plugin Integrating Google Drive with Microsoft Office ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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Liking how the two are playing nice!

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Making Learning Visible: Doodling Helps Memories Stick

Making Learning Visible: Doodling Helps Memories Stick | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Schools are teaching sketchnoting as an innovative way to help students synthesize information that's important. Doodlers are making connections from what they hear to what they draw.
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6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever

6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Puppet-based learning teaches students design thinking, growth mindset, writing, how to work in sharable media, and how to approach learning without fear. Plus, it's fun!
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TeachThought Library: 10 Learning Models & Frameworks

TeachThought Library: 10 Learning Models & Frameworks | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
TeachThought Library: 10 Learning Models & Frameworks by TeachThought Staff For professional development around these ideas, contact us. As with any publication, blogs and websites…
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MakerBot Launches Hands-On Learning Guide For 3D Printing In The Classroom

MakerBot Launches Hands-On Learning Guide For 3D Printing In The Classroom | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
MakerBot Launches Hands-On Learning Guide For 3D Printing In The Classroom
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OneNote for Students – Getting the most out of OneNote [Interactive Tutorial] - Microsoft UK Schools blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

OneNote for Students – Getting the most out of OneNote [Interactive Tutorial] - Microsoft UK Schools blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
The Microsoft UK Blog for schools, featuring news for schools from Microsoft, case studies within education, and education ICT advice
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Desmos- An Excellent Tool for Math Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Desmos- An Excellent Tool for Math Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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