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A Comprehensive List of Educational Wikis you might Need

A Comprehensive List of Educational Wikis you might Need | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

"What I want to do in this post is to introduce you to some successful educational wikis created and run by educators like you and me . This list of wiki is a must see by every teacher and it would be better if you bookmark it for later reference."

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You Can Follow This Topic . . . AND also . . . click find tab above to view the extensive index.

You Can Follow This Topic . . . AND also . . . click find tab above to view the extensive index. | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Just click the 'follow' button at the top, right of this page.

 

Trying to find posts on a particular topic? Click the wine glass image top, right then choose an area of interest.

 

Thank you to everyone for the suggestions and 'thank you's'. I appreciate your support!

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ghbrett's comment, March 20, 2013 5:00 AM
Thanks Catherine!
Deb Nystrom, REVELN's comment, July 24, 2013 7:27 AM
Cool tool. Thanks. Gotta share it. :-)
Deb Nystrom, REVELN's comment, July 24, 2013 7:27 AM
Cool tool. Thanks. Gotta share it. :-)
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Tech Preppers: An EdTech Prezi

Education-Technology Presentation
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Discover a treasure of Educational Resources for Educators

Discover a treasure of Educational Resources for Educators | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Our educational resources for educators provides powerful, practical ideas that inspire change and motivate learning. Free podcast, handouts, videos and more!
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3 Ways Professors are Using Social Media In The Classroom

3 Ways Professors are Using Social Media In The Classroom | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Social media is a powerful tool to better prepare the next generation of employees. Here are 3 ways professors are using social media in the classroom.
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Free Technology for Teachers: 14 Educational Resources for Earth Day 2014

Free Technology for Teachers: 14 Educational Resources for Earth Day 2014 | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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3 Must-Know Tips For Anyone Nervous About EdTech - Edudemic

3 Must-Know Tips For Anyone Nervous About EdTech - Edudemic | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Dear “Nervous To Try Something New With EdTech”: You know when you spoke with me the other day and told me that that introducing more tech into my class was fine for me because I was ‘into it’ and ‘understood’ it? That you were not going to try a new way of doing things (edtech-wise) …
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Icto Coordinatoren's curator insight, April 18, 12:19 AM

Deze gewoon van de Scoop-it site, ook leuk voor je docenten!

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Is it time for us to redefine “educational technology?” - TeacherCast Blog

Is it time for us to redefine “educational technology?” - TeacherCast Blog | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
By Jeffrey Bradbury The following post was written as a homework assignment in my Curriculum class. Please feel free to comment below and participate in the conversation. ~ Jeff Question: How can schools make the most out of their limited resources to provide robust technology opportunities for students? Response: Over the course of the last …
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Jean-Baptiste Houdart's curator insight, April 17, 8:05 AM

Investing in Ed tech tools in your school is as important as investing in desks and chairs.

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Teen's research into music, mind and math draws notice

Teen's research into music, mind and math draws notice | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Michelle Marquez turns 15 today.
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It’s the end of fundamental physics. Again. | The Curious Wavefunction, Scientific American Blog Network

It’s the end of fundamental physics. Again. | The Curious Wavefunction, Scientific American Blog Network | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Fellow Scientific American blogger John Horgan is at it again. This time he is heralding the end of fundamental physics based on the increasing time lag ...
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10 Great Homework Help Websites for Students

10 Great Homework Help Websites for Students | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Moon Tours

Moon Tours | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Get Moon Tours on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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Moon Tours is the mobile version of the NASA's Lunar Mapping and Modeling Portal (LMMP). LMMP is the repository for over 600+ geospatial lunar data products and imagery focusing primarily on the 50 "sites of interest" that were selected as possible landing sites for future lunar missions.

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The Tricky Thing About Anonymity & Technology — iKeepSafe

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6 Emerging Trends in Education and Mobile Learning

6 Emerging Trends in Education and Mobile Learning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Below are the notes of the key points that I made. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? For students in California,…
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Brad Ovenell-Carter's curator insight, April 16, 8:30 AM

Social media is everything, as Rikia Saddy (@rikias) says.

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How quest-based learning is improving student achievement

How quest-based learning is improving student achievement | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
There is a common imperative given to teachers to leave no child behind. This alludes to getting all of our students to similar levels of proficiency by ye
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Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, Today, 9:41 AM

Part of the increasing gamification movement. 

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Thanks, Susan Bainbridge!

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This continues to take a hard look at Game Based Learning with emphasis on questioning, achieving mastery through questioning and feedback.

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The Future of Social Media Is Mobile Tribes

The Future of Social Media Is Mobile Tribes | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Everyone has different needs, and the social landscape is shifting accordingly.
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Comunicologos.com's curator insight, April 19, 1:55 PM

Mobile Tribes!

Stephen Dale's curator insight, Today, 5:05 AM

"The next big thing is getting smaller and smaller."

 

"The first generation of social media touted "networking", but the next generation, raised in always-on connectivity, will embrace ephemerality and digital tribalism. Those users will abandon the major social networks and migrate to more granular mobile villages with simpler ecosystems."

I think these two statements are pretty much spot-on, and will watch with interest as Facebook (and the 'others') tries to look small while continuing to gobble-up anyone and anything that looks like it might threaten its business model. We don't need one all-consuming platform, but that not how FB shareholders view the world.

 

Interesting times ahead!

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Kepler

Kepler | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The search for habitable planets outside our solar system.
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NASA's Kepler Discovers First Earth-Size Planet in the 'Habitable Zone' of Another Star

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Education 3.0: Students as Connectors, Creators, & Constructivists

Education 3.0: Students as Connectors, Creators, & Constructivists | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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..."Dr. Charles Reigeluth defends Education 3.0 saying, “We need to refocus education from sorting students to helping all students reach their potential.”..

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SAMR success is NOT about Tech

SAMR success is NOT about Tech | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Quick refresh If you aren't aware of the S.A.M.R. model (devised by Ruben R. Puentedura - @rubenrp) then in simple form it explains the common journey teachers go through when introducing technolog...
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The In-Class Flip - YouTube

Have you been unsuccessful in flipping your classroom? The In-Class Flip offers an alternative method for using the "flipped" concept that avoids the complic...
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Psychologist: Social Media Causing A ‘Distancing Phenomena’ To Take Place - CBS DC

Psychologist: Social Media Causing A ‘Distancing Phenomena’ To Take Place - CBS DC | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
With over 73 percent of online adults now using a social networking site, social media has dramatically impacted the world in both positive and negative ways. It has left many people to wonder how and if social media can mentally affect people.
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Stephen Dale's curator insight, April 17, 5:11 AM

The article looks at the effects on society and individuals by the evolution of social media and social networks. Perhaps not surprisingly, the author - Lemoyne College professor of psychology Krystine Batchois - finds both good and bad.

 

The downside identified by Batchos includes:

 

- cyber-bullying

- younger people adapting more to on-line interactions and therefore lacking real-life social skills

- mental health problems

 

Batcho asserts:

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“The greater the social media use over time, the life satisfaction decreases,” 

 

I think I'd agree with that. There can be no real substitute for real-world life and experience.

 

 

smadar yona's curator insight, April 19, 2:25 AM

מיועד לתמיכה בכתיבת החלק של חשיבות המדיה החברתית כעולמון בפני עצמו.

תרבות חדשה שנוצרת עם כללים וחוזקות משלה

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Using Social Media Around the Globe | Social Media Today

Using Social Media Around the Globe | Social Media Today | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley (the home of many hot social media platforms) is not representative of the whole US but overall, the sentiment towards social media in the USA is overall positive. There are concerns about privacy and online bullying, but most businesses have embraced social media, especially Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter, to engage with their target audience.
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How Do You Print from an iPad? Let Me Count the Ways!

How Do You Print from an iPad? Let Me Count the Ways! | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Not everyone knows you can print from an iPad, but you can! How do your do it? Fire up your printer, because you are about to find out, and it's easier than you might think!
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5 Key Barriers to Educational Technology Adoption in the Developing World

Educational technology will continue to be implemented incrementally in many parts of the developing world. More rapid uptake and success are unlikely to occur unless five items are addressed – power, Internet connectivity and bandwidth, quality teacher training, respect and better pay for teachers, and the sustainability of implementations. 1. Electrical Power It is a…
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Spacecraft 3D

Spacecraft 3D | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Get Spacecraft 3D on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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For National Library Week, Oxford University Press is giving free access to its online resources

For National Library Week, Oxford University Press is giving free access to its online resources | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Online Communities and Social Media Literacy

Online Communities and Social Media Literacy | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Social media can be positive or negative, and Rheingold urges students to focus on context, whether it be interpersonal or political....
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