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 Technology tools and tips for teachers and students
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OER Commons

OER Commons | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
OER Commons is a dynamic digital library and network. Explore open education resources and join our network of educators dedicated to curriculum improvement.
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Amazing resources with an easy to use search function.
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Picting, not Writing, is the Literacy of Today’s Youth -- THE Journal

Picting, not Writing, is the Literacy of Today’s Youth -- THE Journal | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest are among the most popular websites and apps on Planet Earth. Those websites support "picting" — using images to communicate. In this week’s blog post, we present a "pro" and a "con" about the value of "picting" — using images — not words — for communication and self-expression.
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This is interesting!  How are we addressing the use of digital images in our classrooms?

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Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web.

Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web. | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Your guide to FREE educational media. Find thousands of free online courses, audio books, textbooks, eBooks, language lessons, movies and more.
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Fantastic collection of free content-from textbooks to movies and more!
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21 Communication Skills Every HS student should have before College and Career

This infographic highlights 21 communication skills that every HS student should have before College and Career. Book: http://amzn.to/2eSCUr3

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LOOPY!

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a tool for thinking in systems
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Free tool for showing interactions and thinking in systems.
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AutoDraw

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Fast drawing for everyone. AutoDraw pairs machine learning with drawings from talented artists to help you draw stuff fast.
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How The SAMR Model Can Be Used A Framework For Education 3.0 -

How The SAMR Model Can Be Used A Framework For Education 3.0 - | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
How The SAMR Model Can Be Used A Framework For Education 3.0 by Dr. Jackie Gerstein Bring Dr. Gerstein to your school or district for professional development on the SAMR model, maker education, and more with TeachThought Professional Development  Evolution, in its broadest sense, serves as a...
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Excellent article regarding the SAMR model....with examples.
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CC Search

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Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators.

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, April 10, 10:23 AM

CC Search Prototype

Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, April 10, 6:21 PM

Before you can use OER, you need to find good content. This will help.

Gilbert C FAURE's comment, April 11, 1:36 PM
before CC meant Current contents!
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Sharing the Depth of Knowledge Wheel With Students

Sharing the Depth of Knowledge Wheel With Students | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Many teachers use Norman Webb’s framework in developing assignments, but it can also be shared with students to help them develop literacy skills.
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20 Top Virtual Reality Apps that are Changing Education

20 Top Virtual Reality Apps that are Changing Education | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, March 21, 10:29 PM

Check this out! Thanks to Amy Burns.

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Flip your classes with SnagIt and YouTube

Flip your classes with SnagIt and YouTube | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
SnagIt help tutorials. This section has video walk throughs for using SnagIT. This is a great educational tool idea for both teachers and studnts
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SnagIt is an incredibly powerful tool for screen capture and more.
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The Edvocate’s List of 68 Must-Read K-12 Teaching & Learning Blogs

The Edvocate’s List of 68 Must-Read K-12 Teaching & Learning Blogs | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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Fantastic list of ed resource blogs.
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25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
The need to develop critical thinkers has never been as urgent as it is now. In a world that is digitally focused and where there is an outpouring of information surfeit, students need to be equipped with the right tools to live up to the new learning exigencies. Critical thinking as a skill is the mother of all other skills and one that underpins and solidify students overall learning.



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Won Ho's curator insight, January 14, 7:58 PM
 Use OKMIndmap to do this:)
OKMIndmap을 사용하면 창의적 교육을 할 수 있습니다^^
Susan's curator insight, January 16, 8:36 AM
Very nicely outlined in this infographic
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Science Snacks: Projects and Activities You Can Do! :: Exploratorium

Science Snacks: Projects and Activities You Can Do! :: Exploratorium | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it

"Hungry for fresh, exciting science activities based in amazing phenomena? Science Snacks are hands on, teacher tested, and use cheap, available materials. Satisfy your curiosity without ever getting full."


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Impressive list of activities for all things science.
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CMEC

CMEC | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Quick tool to check if the material you plan on using is not in violation of copyright guidelines.
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ClassHook: An Engaging Timesaver

ClassHook: An Engaging Timesaver | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it

As teachers we can spend hours finding these resources and ClassHook cuts that time down, in order to give teachers more time to be effective at their jobs. 


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Free to set up an account; somewhat limited selection of clips, but helpful as quick picks.
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Digital Skills Framework | All Aboard | #Interactive Metro Map | #Design #DQ #eSkills

Digital Skills Framework | All Aboard | #Interactive Metro Map | #Design #DQ #eSkills | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
The Digital Skills metro map is now interactive! 
Hover over lines or stations to explore…

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?&tag=Digital+Skills

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/design-the-learning-of-your-learners-students-ideas/

 

 


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Koen Mattheeuws's curator insight, May 3, 3:40 AM
Aan de hand van deze metromap kun je je eigen digitale vaardigheden (e-skills) inschatten. Het geheel toont aan dat er veel meer bij komt kijken dan men soms denkt. Er zijn veel raakvlakken met het (goed) verwerven van kennis en het werken vanuit de juiste attitudes. 
PEEP Matisse's curator insight, May 9, 10:41 AM
Une page interactive amusante sur les compétences utiles/nécessaires aux apprentissages numériques
Shannon Rasmussen's curator insight, May 13, 11:29 PM
I really love this resource. I think it is VERY comprehensive and informative. Not to mention that it is easy to follow, and very relevant / on point. VERY valuable map! Will definitely be referencing it into the future. 
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What is the SAMR Model and what does it look like in schools?

Popularized by Dr. Ruben R. Puentedura, SAMR is a model for infusing technology into the learning experiences. In this short illustrated video, I explor
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Wonderful explanation of how we can use technology to transform learning.
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See how a child with a learning disability experiences school - grade by grade

See how a child with a learning disability experiences school - grade by grade | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Personalized for Your Child

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Enlightening simulation of learning disabilities.
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Tons of Classic Works Are Available for Free Download

Tons of Classic Works Are Available for Free Download | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
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Lee Hall's curator insight, April 10, 12:23 PM
This is quite a list of free books, Twain, Poe, and Shakespeare to name a few. 
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20 Creative Bloom's Taxonomy Infographics Everybody Loves Using

20 Creative Bloom's Taxonomy Infographics Everybody Loves Using | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
If you want some terrific Bloom's Taxonomy infographics that are some of the most popular on the Web, look no further. We've got XX of them for you here.
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Bloom's in blooming colors!
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Helping Students Understand Media Literacy - Media Literacy: A crash course in 60 minutes  by @mluhtala via #Edweb

Helping Students Understand Media Literacy - Media Literacy: A crash course in 60 minutes  by @mluhtala via #Edweb | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Best content around Robotics Accessibility selected by the EdTech Update community.

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Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, March 21, 4:21 PM
What is meant by free papers? How does it become free? someone has to pay for peoples time...
RESENTICE's curator insight, March 22, 10:33 AM

Education aux médias et à l'information une priorité nationale

Gabrielle's curator insight, March 29, 4:27 PM

Digital History 

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10 Easy Ways to Integrate Technology in Your Classroom via @medkh9

10 Easy Ways to Integrate Technology in Your Classroom via @medkh9 | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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How to Use Hashtags on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram

How to Use Hashtags on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram | Technology to Teach | Scoop.it
Learn what a hashtag is, why it works, and how it works on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
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Everything you every wanted to know about hashtags.
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Tweet from @MindShiftKQED

Top story via Kleinspiration MindShift on Twitter: "What kind of #engagement do… https://t.co/RnL5haMEh9, see more https://t.co/9Ja6shrHd4

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