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14 Lessons From Benjamin Franklin About Getting What You Want In Life

14 Lessons From Benjamin Franklin About Getting What You Want In Life | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Benjamin Franklin was a man of action. Over his lifetime, his curiosity and passion fueled a diverse range of interests. He was a writer (often using a pseudonym), publisher, diplomat, inventor and...
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 Must Have Bookmarklets for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 10 Must Have Bookmarklets for Teachers | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Today I will be talking to you a little bit about Bookmarklets and how we can use them for educational purposes. First off, a bookmarklet is " a sort of small applet that is stored as URL of a bookmark in a web browser. This applet can provide as much functionality as a standard browser plugin provides." Think about them like add-ons and extensions that we install on our browsers.

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UNESCO Working Paper Series on Mobile Learning: North America « Educational Technology Debate

UNESCO Working Paper Series on Mobile Learning: North America « Educational Technology Debate | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Tell us what you think about the papers on the Educational Technology Debate website.

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University looks to remove barriers to open textbooks

University looks to remove barriers to open textbooks | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Low-cost, open-content textbooks are universally popular on college campuses, but two burning questions have stunted the open textbook movement: Where can faculty and students find these resources, and how can they be sure the books are of the...
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Finding Your Social Media Curators: 11 People Who Could Make Your Twitter Experience More Interesting

Finding Your Social Media Curators: 11 People Who Could Make Your Twitter Experience More Interesting | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Fast Company is the world's leading progressive business media brand, with a unique editorial focus on innovation in technology, ethonomics (ethical economics), leadership, and design.
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Top 10 Social Media Presentations

Top 10 Social Media Presentations | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
I'm addicted to slideshare and after reading a bunch of re-tweets about the Top 10 Social Media Presentations I thought it might be useful to post them on Digital Buzz!
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Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Ways to Build Your Own Educational Games

Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Ways to Build Your Own Educational Games | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

There are hundreds of places to find educational games and quizzes on the Internet. That said, sometimes you still cannot find quite what you're looking for. In those cases you're better off creating your own games. Here are seven good tools you and your students can use for creating games.

 

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Engaging with Open Educational Resources

Engaging withOpen Educational Resources Tom Caswell Open Education Policy Associate State Board for C...
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: TED-Ed Turns Videos Into Interactive Lessons

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: TED-Ed Turns Videos Into Interactive Lessons.

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Best Educational Apps for Kids - 2011

Best Educational Apps for Kids - 2011 | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
This is a website has a collection of educational apps for iphone/ipad and android devices. Come, Discover Apps, Software, Technology tools.
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Fix Your Company’s LinkedIn Page

Fix Your Company’s LinkedIn Page | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Are you neglecting your company's LinkedIn presence? Make amends by getting familiar with LinkedIn Company Pages.
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13 Things You Never Knew You Could Do On LinkedIn

13 Things You Never Knew You Could Do On LinkedIn | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

A lot of LinkedIn's ~150 million users don't know how to unlock its true potential.

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Lessonopoly Manage, Find, and Share Lesson Plans

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Lessonopoly Manage, Find, and Share Lesson Plans | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Lessonopoly Manage, Find, and Share Lesson Plans.

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OER12 · digisim

My collection of Cambridge 2012 thoughts & inspirations. The combined OER12 and the OCW Consortium’s Global Conference.

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Open Education's Wide World of Possibilities - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Open Education's Wide World of Possibilities - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
In the four years that his modern-poetry course has been offered free online, Langdon Hammer, a professor of English at Yale University, has gotten a kick out of the e-mails he has received from students around the world.
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How to Write a Great Lesson Plan, Part 1: What & Why?

How to Write a Great Lesson Plan, Part 1: What & Why? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
 So, for whatever reason, you need a lesson plan.
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Favorite Classroom Management Ideas on the Web - The Teaching Palette

Favorite Classroom Management Ideas on the Web - The Teaching Palette | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Classroom management really can make or break you as a teacher.
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Introducing Programming to Preschoolers

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Since MIT’s Lifelong Kindergarten group released Scratch in 2007, kids ages 8 to 13 have built more than 2.2 million animations, games, music, videos and stories using the kid-friendly programming language.

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Educational Technology Guy: Edshelf - directory of digital tools and apps for educators

Educational Technology Guy: Edshelf - directory of digital tools and apps for educators | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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7 Most Popular Articles in Educational Technology and mLearning

7 Most Popular Articles in Educational Technology and mLearning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

7 Most Popular Articles in Educational Technology and mLearning

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Wayan Vota: Technology in Schools, in Education, is Not Wasted « Educational Technology Debate

Wayan Vota: Technology in Schools, in Education, is Not Wasted « Educational Technology Debate | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

The Educational Technology Debate is one year old this month and to celebrate, we had a Live Debate: Are Most Investments in Technology for Schools Wasted? at the World Bank offices in New Delhi, India. With six great speakers, we focused on the issues around technology implementation in educational systems of the developing world.

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Is the Educational Revolution About Videos: Ted-Ed and Khan Academy?

Is the Educational Revolution About Videos: Ted-Ed and Khan Academy? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The Ted-Ed website was introduced today and received a lot of press coverage: The Atlantic: The Digital Education Revolution, Cont’d: Meet TED-Ed’s New Online Learning Platform Fast Com...
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TEDxFortMcMurray - Russell Thomas - Social Media Timeline

Russell Thomas | Social Media Timeline | A first term regional councillor, long- time community leader and director of marketing & communications at Keyano C... (My #TEDxFortMcMurray presentation - My Social Media Timeline.
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