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A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it

"A flipped classroom is sometimes the best teaching/learning model some teachers have to use with  their students. The use of technology in a flipped classroom should never be regarded as a supplicant of the teacher but only a complimentary element that increases students learning outcomes.  I have talked a lot and in more details about the flipped classroom and have also devoted an entire section here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning for tutorials, guides, and presentations on the use of a flipped learning methodology."


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I love the flipping model and used it with true fidelity last year in my classroom. It appears the movement has really caught on!

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Viljenka Savli's curator insight, September 27, 2013 9:53 AM

another aspekt concerning flipped learning - some more apps and ideas how to use thwm.

Cathy Jeremko's curator insight, October 22, 2013 8:54 PM

good resource

carldowse's curator insight, January 24, 4:29 AM

Worth checking out!

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How to Make PDFs Editable With Google Docs

How to Make PDFs Editable With Google Docs | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Do you have a PDF file that contains text you want to edit? While you can't edit the file itself, you can use Google Drive to extract the text from a PDF file and place it into a normal document, which you can then edit and format it...

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another great duh moment! Love it!!

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Introducing Classroom for Google Apps for Education

Introducing Classroom for Google Apps for Education | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Classroom is a new product in Google Apps for Education that enables teachers to send assignments, make announcements, and conduct question & answer with students. Classroom was designed hand-in-hand with teachers to help them save time, keep their classes organized, and improve communication with students.
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Wow I can't wait to play!!

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, June 23, 10:25 AM

Wow!! I can't wait to play!

Fulton Schools Professional Learning's curator insight, June 23, 10:31 AM

Wow I can't wait to play!!

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30 apps for educators and students | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

These 30 apps can help educators and students get the most out of teaching and learning.
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This is a great timely list of apps that are especially useful for personalized learning. I look forward to playing with educlipper more!

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13 Examples Of The Evolution Of Classroom Techn...

13 Examples Of The Evolution Of Classroom Techn... | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
13 Examples Of The Evolution Of Classroom Technology (13 Examples Of The Evolution Of Classroom Technology | @scoopit http://t.co/rWYEuu5HFa tech #learning #educational history)...

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LundTechIntegration's curator insight, May 4, 6:58 PM

Love this infographic.  Wonder what will happen in the next 100 years in technology.

 

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Best Practices in Instructional Design of Serious Games - Interactive Infographic

Best Practices in Instructional Design of Serious Games - Interactive Infographic | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Learn about the Best Practices for Instructional Design of Serious Games through this interactive infographic

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How to Open and Edit Word Files in Google Drive

How to Open and Edit Word Files in Google Drive | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it

Every now and then I will receive a Word (Docx) file as an email attachment. I have configured my Google Account to allow me to open these files as documents converted into Google Docs format. In the video below I demonstrate how to configure this setting.


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I just figured this one out myself! Very useful to know!

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Test-Taking Vocabulary - Flocabulary

Test-Taking Vocabulary - Flocabulary | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
This educational rap song teaches 15 test-taking vocabulary words found on high-stakes tests, including: describe, identify, explain, infer, develop, evaluate, compare and contrast.
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I love this fun flipped way to help kids master the vocabulary words commonly seen in high stakes tests

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Fulton Schools Professional Learning's curator insight, April 2, 11:46 AM

We love this fun flipped rap video for students to learn the vocabulary often seen on high stakes tests!

Fulton Schools Professional Learning's curator insight, April 2, 11:48 AM

We love this fun flipped rap video for kids to learn high stakes test taking vocabulary!

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Flipping the Classroom Facilitates Active Learning Methods

Flipping the Classroom Facilitates Active Learning Methods | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Flipped classroom instruction teaching frees up time for Active Learning: Project Problem Constructivist Experiential Inquiry Based Learning Methods & Mastery
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You should know these - Imgur

You should know these - Imgur | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Imgur is home to the web's most popular image content, curated in real time by a dedicated community through commenting, voting and sharing.
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Infographic: The Gamfication of Education

Infographic: The Gamfication of Education | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Gamification has tremendous potential in the education space. How can we use it to deliver truly meaningful experiences to students? Let us know what you think in the comments.

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Diego Avila's curator insight, May 9, 2:39 PM

Infographic: The @Gamfication of Education

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Do Video Lessons Reinforce Learning, or Just Reinforce Pre-existing Incorrect Understanding?

Do Video Lessons Reinforce Learning, or Just Reinforce Pre-existing Incorrect Understanding? | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
What Goes on in a Student's Mind as They Watch an Instructional Video may be Different Than you Think! Have you ever shown a video to a classroom of students
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I  have been following Derek Muller's research on the need to address common misconceptions in the body of flipped videos since I started making them and am glad that he is getting a larger audience for his insights.

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, March 21, 8:28 AM

I have been following Derek Muller's research on the need to address common misconceptions in the body of flipped videos since I started making them and am glad that he is getting a larger audience for his insights.

Fulton Schools Professional Learning's curator insight, March 21, 8:37 AM

I have been following Derek Muller's research on the need to address common misconceptions in the body of flipped videos since I started making them and am glad that he is getting a larger audience for his insights

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8 Good Web Tools to Create Video Quizzes for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Good Web Tools to Create Video Quizzes for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
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This great resource is from my buddy Susan Grigsby! Nothing like a fabulous Media Specialist!

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, February 26, 10:56 AM

This great resource is from my buddy Susan Grigsby! Nothing like a fabulous Media Specialist!!

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13 Awesome STEAM Games, Apps, and Sites

13 Awesome STEAM Games, Apps, and Sites | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we are featuring awesome games, apps, and sites for STEAM. When their forces combine, science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM) are a super group of essential subjects that lead to long lasting learning. Mix and match these picks to...
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Select Paragraphs & Large Text Block Easily in iOS with a Two-Finger Tap - OSXDaily

Select Paragraphs & Large Text Block Easily in iOS with a Two-Finger Tap - OSXDaily | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it

"Most iPhone and iPad users know that you can tap and hold onto any text within iOS to select it, then by using the little draggable bars, you can adjust the size of the text selection rather easily too. While this is great for selecting a single word, a sentence, and even a small block of text, it’s not so great for choosing to highlight large groups of words like a lengthy paragraph, or just a generally large block of text. But not to worry, it turns out that iOS has a much better way of selecting large text blocks in one fell swoop, and it uses an easy to remember tap gesture that seems to be so little known that it’d almost qualify as a secret."


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Who knew??? So happy!!

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7 engaging video sites for teachers and students | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Engaging video sites are a key resource for educators, and we've got 7 great video resources you should explore.
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Amazing resource of GREAT Video sources for both teachers and students alike!

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Writing Academic Rhymes - Flocabulary

Writing Academic Rhymes - Flocabulary | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Explore strategies for using student-written rhymes in the classroom.
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Need a break from test-taking? Project-based learning is a great way to keep kids engaged while getting them out of their seats. Have students get creative and write their own raps with their free lesson plan for writing academic rhymes!

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, May 7, 11:23 AM

Need a break from test-taking? Project-based learning is a great way to keep kids engaged while getting them out of their seats. Have students get creative and write their own raps with their free lesson plan for writing academic rhymes

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How Games Lead Kids to the Good Stuff: Understanding Context

How Games Lead Kids to the Good Stuff: Understanding Context | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
With game-based learning students learn how to solve the problems in context. They understand how the equations they are solving fit into the world. The question, “Why do I need to know this?” is rendered obsolete. It is more than just subject matter, more than just content. There’s context. Students understand how integer partitions work within a system.

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Real world problem solving who knew?

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Amy Burns's curator insight, May 1, 2:41 PM

Clearly articulated benefits of game-based learning.

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8 Fantastic Sites and Apps for Citizen Science

8 Fantastic Sites and Apps for Citizen Science | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we are featuring sites and apps for citizen science. Students can make thousands of fascinating observations just by roaming around in nature or doing experiments with everyday items. These splendid sites seed ideas for fun, safe experiments and...
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If you haven't checked out Graphite you should!! Great reliable source of educator vetted resources by Common Sense Media!

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Teachers Living the Dream in New Dream Classroom Cadre

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The Dream Classroom model hones in on creating a flipped and Inspired classroom, shifting the focus off of traditional teacher-led lectures and moving the emphasis to student generated learning through collaboration and independent application.

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, April 3, 12:57 PM

The Dream Classroom model hones in on creating a flipped and Inspired classroom, shifting the focus off of traditional teacher-led lectures and moving the emphasis to student generated learning through collaboration and independent application.

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The Value of Self-Paced Learning | Techweek Chicago Dispatch | Big Think

The Value of Self-Paced Learning | Techweek Chicago Dispatch | Big Think | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Why do we expect a C student to have a shot of understanding the next concept when they have gaps on a more basic one? 
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10 Reasons Why Edmodo is an Excellent (and Hugely Popular) Digital Learning Platform

10 Reasons Why Edmodo is an Excellent (and Hugely Popular) Digital Learning Platform | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Edmodo is a Premier Online Learning Tool for K-12, for Good Reason. Do you Know Edmodo? I've been aware of Edmodo and respected its capabilities and popularity
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Microsoft PowerPoint for iPad

Microsoft PowerPoint for iPad | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Get Microsoft PowerPoint for iPad on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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amen...

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Lon Naylor's curator insight, March 31, 10:20 AM

Hmmm...not a Mac guy but I love my iPad!

Andy Kenworthy's curator insight, March 31, 3:19 PM

Be aware you need to have an Office 365 subscription to edit and create documents and they take up a lot of space on the iPad with each one being over 200MB. 

Rocio Watkins's curator insight, April 1, 2:17 AM

Finally!  Try it!

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Engaging virtual field trip apps, resources | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Virtual field trips are more accessible than ever, and we've compiled a number of virtual field trip options for your schools.
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Bringing real world connections to life!

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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, March 31, 8:12 AM

Bringing real world connections to life!

Be Sensitive's curator insight, April 9, 1:16 PM

Stop..do what works.

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The Teacher's Guide To Using Screencasts In The Classroom - Edudemic

The Teacher's Guide To Using Screencasts In The Classroom - Edudemic | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
Screencasting is getting a lot of attention as a tool for teachers when using the flipped classroom model. Certainly, screencasts are a great tool for teachers to create presentations for their students to view at home. But I think that screencasting is most powerful when it is used as a student creation tool. Screencasts take …
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love this flip on the flip!
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Susan Liner Fisher's curator insight, March 21, 10:45 AM

love this flip on the flip...

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13 Tech Tools That Spark Critical Thinking

13 Tech Tools That Spark Critical Thinking | Technology Tools For Education | Scoop.it
In light of our focus on STEAM and critical thinking this month, this week's Top Picks List Friday features tech tools that spur critical thinking. This is an update from the last time we highlighted games, apps, and sites that are great for critical thinking. Students love opportunities to...
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