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Free Technology for Teachers: 77 Educational Games and Game Builders

Free Technology for Teachers: 77 Educational Games and Game Builders | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

I've gone through my archives and dug up many of games that I've mentioned over the last four years that are still active online. Consider this my humongous list of educational games.

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Why Open Education Matters

Why Open Education Matters | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Create a short video that explains the benefits and promise of Open Educational Resources for teachers, students and schools everywhere.

 

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Best High Schools Rankings | Top High Schools | US News

Best High Schools Rankings | Top High Schools | US News | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

U.S. News reviewed data on nearly 22,000 high schools to rank the best high schools in America. 2 Virginia schools are in the top 20!

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7 Ways To Keep Students Focused While Using Technology

7 Ways To Keep Students Focused While Using Technology | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

When used effectively, technology plays an important role in enhancing the learning process. Teachers can use digital devices to present supplemental material for lessons or to encourage students to take a more hands-on role in their education.

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Educational Technology - Technology tools for learning and assessment: Drs. Cathie Norris & Elliot Soloway @ Mobile Learning Conference '09

Educational Technology - Technology tools for learning and assessment: Drs. Cathie Norris & Elliot Soloway @ Mobile Learning Conference '09 | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Drs. Cathie Norris & Elliot Soloway @ Mobile Learning Conference '09

They discuss the reasons why smart phones (cell phones with computing capabilities) are the educational gamechanger of the future.

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How Social Media Is Ruining Our Minds - Infographics

How Social Media Is Ruining Our Minds - Infographics | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

How Social Media Is Ruining Our Minds  Just how rewired have YOU become?

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5 Reasons Linkedin is Boring in a Good Way

5 Reasons Linkedin is Boring in a Good Way | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Is LinkedIn Boring? Maybe, but Anthony Juliano describes 5 reasons why LinkedIn's hyper-focus on business and professional endeavors is a good thing.
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NELMS.21: A History of educational technology...

NELMS.21: A History of educational technology... | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Just in case someone has not seen this-- it is making its way around several lists and FaceBook pages

 

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Using the iPod Touch in Education: Technology Tips for Teachers

Using the iPod Touch in Education: Technology Tips for Teachers | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Apple's iPod Touch is finding its way into more and more classrooms because tech savvy teachers are discovering more ways to use the iPod Touch in education.
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Social Media

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The Speed of Social Media.

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Xnews Network » What is the future of educational institutions? Is Technology Eating Universities?

Xnews Network » What is the future of educational institutions? Is Technology Eating Universities? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
RT @ahmadiftikhar: Great Article "What is the future of educational institutions? Is Technology Eating Universities?
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Game for science - Virtual world devoted to science, technology and free educational games online

Game for science - Virtual world devoted to science, technology and free educational games online | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Discover GAME FOR SCIENCE: A free multiplayer virtual world entirely dedicated to science.
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A Day in the Life of a Connected Educator – Using social media in 21st century classrooms | Powerful Learning Practice

A Day in the Life of a Connected Educator – Using social media in 21st century classrooms | Powerful Learning Practice | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
One of our main goals at Powerful Learning Practice is to turn educators into 21st Century educators. That is, teach them how to use social media and other powerful Web 2.0 tools to transform their classrooms into learning environments that are ready for today’s iGeneration students.
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Jimmy Wales Backs Government Scheme To Free Academic Research | TechWeekEurope UK

Jimmy Wales Backs Government Scheme To Free Academic Research | TechWeekEurope UK | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The UK plans to make academic research freely available online in a scheme backed by Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales...
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College Open Textbooks - Open Textbooks by Subject

College Open Textbooks - Open Textbooks by Subject | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Funded by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, College Open Textbooks is a collection of colleges, governmental agencies, education non-profits, and other education-related organizations that are focused on the mission of driving the awareness...
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MCC Educational Technology & Distance Learning Newsletter: Show, Don't Tell: Technology in the Classroom

MCC Educational Technology & Distance Learning Newsletter: Show, Don't Tell: Technology in the Classroom | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Kansas State University professor Michael Wesch was a major proponent for the integration of emerging technology in the classroom.

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Social Media Top Channel for Sharing Curated Content

Social Media Top Channel for Sharing Curated Content | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Content - Content curation is everywhere: 95% of surveyed marketers say they have curated content in the past six months (i.e., shared content from blogs, industry publications, or other online channels with ...
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David Thornburg on the Evolving Classroom (Big Thinkers Series)

The noted educational futurist describes his "holodeck" classroom -- an environment that supports project-based learning...

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Open-Access Courses: How They Compare - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Open-Access Courses: How They Compare - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

For millions of students worldwide, free, open courseware provides a window, if not a front-row seat, to top university classes. The formats are as varied as the people who tune in. Some consist mainly of lectures recorded on iTunes, while other courses seek to replicate a classroom experience by offering study groups, computer-graded tests, and weekly assignments.

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10 ways iPads are used in schools - Educational Gaming: Learning Through Videogames

The power and portability of Apple’s iPad line have been catching the attention of progressive educators; some schools have actually begun distributing the devices to students and making them a major part of the curriculum. Here are ten of the ways that the iPad is making waves in the modern classroom.
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Africa’s Top Ten countries with fastest internet speeds

Africa’s Top Ten countries with fastest internet speeds | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Africa has always been viewed as a continent that isn’t very connected in terms of internet speeds and the number of users.

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How to use Yelp to attract more customers to your business

How to use Yelp to attract more customers to your business | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
It's already week 2 of Social Media Month! Today, our video is about Yelp!
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OER Commons

OER Commons | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Open Education Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials freely available online for everyone to use, whether you are an instructor, student, or self-learner.

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Social media ‘a force to be reckoned with’

Social media ‘a force to be reckoned with’ | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

News Details (#SM Social media 'a force to be reckoned with' - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

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