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Hundred Zeros - Download Free Books

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Hundred Zeros is a frequently updated catalog of best-selling ebooks on all subjects that are currently free on Amazon. You can download and read these ebooks offline on your computer, mobile or tablet.
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What the Heck Is All the Whoop-Dee-Do With 3D Printing?

What the Heck Is All the Whoop-Dee-Do With 3D Printing? | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
3D printing can attract a variety of students, those interested in robotics and those who are interested in industrial tech, making learning more meaningful because they can design with a tangible purpose.
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Women's History Month: 6 Lesson Plan Resources for Teachers

Women's History Month: 6 Lesson Plan Resources for Teachers | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Matt Davis highlights free and easy-to-implement classroom resources to celebrate Women's History Month in March.
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Another fantastic collection of resources from Edutopia.

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How Has Google Affected The Way Students Learn?

How Has Google Affected The Way Students Learn? | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Some researchers say we're losing our critical thinking and memory skills by relying on the search bar.
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EDpuzzle

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Make any video your lesson
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Great tool for embedding questions into videos.

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Insight Maker | Free Simulation and Modeling in your Browser

Insight Maker | Free Simulation and Modeling in your Browser | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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Great free sight which allows for several saving options, including embed in website, such as our LMS!

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With Math I Can - Growth Mindset Tools

With Math I Can - Growth Mindset Tools | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Take the With Math I Can growth mindset pledge and access worksheets, lesson plans and other growth mindset resources for use at home, in your classroom and in your district. From Amazon Education, TenMarks, Common Sense Education, ClassDojo, PERTS, Jo Boaler and more. Stop saying I’m not good at math.
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10 Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 3

10 Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 3 | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Welcome to the third article in a series devoted to facilitating proper student internet interaction in the classroom. This classroom might be 1 to 1 or might be using technology to leverage student centered learning. In this post I would like to explore resources that are available for facilitating proper digital citizenship in the classroom. This post provides 10 resources and the next will deliver 10…
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10 More Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 4

10 More Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 4 | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
  Welcome to the fourth article in a series devoted to facilitating proper student internet interaction in the classroom. This classroom might be 1 to 1 or might be using technology to leverage student centered learning. In this post I would like to introduce 10 more resources that are available for facilitating proper digital citizenship in the classroom. If you missed the first ten... check out my…
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9 Fundamental Digital Skills Every Teacher Should Have ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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This is a great short list of available tools, based on the nine digital skills listed in the article.

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Going Beyond Group Assessments for Learning

Going Beyond Group Assessments for Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Student teamwork is integral to developing 21st-century skills, but group assessments can also serve as individual assessments by building checkpoints into collaborative activities.
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Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning

Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Find information, strategies, protocols, and tools -- including resources and downloads from teachers and schools – to promote curiosity and engage students in asking questions, thinking critically, and solving problems.
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Fantastic collection of resources, as always, from Edutopia.

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Profile Publisher - ReadWriteThink

Profile Publisher - ReadWriteThink | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Students use the Profile Publisher to draft online social networking profiles, yearbook profiles, and newspaper or magazine profiles for themselves, other real or fictional characters.
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Excellent free tool for creating mock social media profiles.  There are numerous lessons by grade level suggested on the page as well.  Check it out!

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Middle School Maker Journey: Assessment in an Ungraded Classroom

Middle School Maker Journey: Assessment in an Ungraded Classroom | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
In part seven of his year-long series, Kevin Jarrett examines the role of student reflection and the challenges of assessment in his (ungraded) middle school makerspace.
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Examples, rubrics, links are included in this reflective article. 

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Inspiration Stations: A Creative Spin on the Station Rotation

Inspiration Stations: A Creative Spin on the Station Rotation | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
This year, I’ve focused on using the Station Rotation Model to: create smaller learning communities within our larger class spend more time working in small groups with students more effectiv…
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Online whiteboard & online collaboration tool | RealtimeBoard

Online whiteboard & online collaboration tool | RealtimeBoard | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
RealtimeBoard is an online collaboration software created as a team collaboration and online brainstorming tool. It's super easy to use & free!
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Easy to use and free!

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How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School

How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Young children ask lots of questions, but around the time they enter school, those questions begin to fade. Author Warren Berger outlines five ways to help
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Wonderful article with links.

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Get a peek inside students

Get a peek inside students | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Screencasting isn't just for flipping your classroom. These tools allow students to show their thinking, practice public speaking and create educational resources for peers.
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How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life

How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
A teacher ignited her students' interest in math by introducing maker projects that apply practical hands-on math.
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Most Likely To Succeed

Most Likely To Succeed | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
The feature-length documentary 'Most Likely To Succeed' examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in todayʼs innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about “school” will never be the same.
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Click around the site to locate resources for administrators, teachers, students and parents.  Awesome!

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web2vetting

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K12 educational transformation through technology
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Helpful checklist to use with students included in this post.

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Student Centered Instructional Methods (Infographic)

Student Centered Instructional Methods (Infographic) | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it

I'm a teacher. Now what do I do? There are several ways to engage learners in the classroom. Here are a few ideas if you get stuck. 

 

Additional resources:

http://people.uwplatt.edu/~steck/Petrina%20Text/Chapter%204.pdf

http://teaching.uncc.edu/learning-resources/articles-books/best-practice/instructional-methods/150-teaching-methods

https://www.csn.edu/pages/2359.asp

http://www1.appstate.edu/~wertsmg/teachmeth.htm

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Student+Centered+Learning

 


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JUAN NUÑEZ MESINA's curator insight, January 25, 8:58 AM

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, January 26, 4:26 PM

Como motivar a los estudiantes...Student Centered Instructional Methods (Infographic) | @scoopit via @AnaCristinaPrts http://sco.lt/...

Mar Mbodj's curator insight, January 29, 4:09 PM

Déplacement de paradigme et les méthodes pédagogiques appropriées. 

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A Big Ideas video series on Growth Mindset | ClassDojo

A Big Ideas video series on Growth Mindset | ClassDojo | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
A five episode video series that will change how your class thinks about learning
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Resources on Developing Resilience, Grit, and Growth Mindset

Resources on Developing Resilience, Grit, and Growth Mindset | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Explore curated collections of resources related to building the skills, mindsets, and necessary supports to help young people confront adversity, cope with challenges, and demonstrate perseverance to attain goals.
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Another fantastic collection of resources from Edutopia!

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Learning Centers in the Secondary Classroom

Learning Centers in the Secondary Classroom | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Learning centers diversify student experience, encourage student voice, leverage available resources, and give teachers built-in opportunities for formative assessment and critical one-on-one conversations.
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