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What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades

What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

New evidence suggests that the links between handwriting and broader educational development run deep.

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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, June 8, 1:49 PM
Actually, handwriting does matter, but not in the most direct way, producing. There is evidence that handwriting helps develop the creative side of the brain.

From a phenomenological perspective, writing also produces text to be re-interpreted continuously over time. Certainly, digital tools can do the same, but is it the same?
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8 Teaching Habits that Block Productive Struggle in Math Students

8 Teaching Habits that Block Productive Struggle in Math Students | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Which common teaching methods might be hindering student motivation to go deeper in learning?
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Foundations for a New Science of Learning

Foundations for a New Science of Learning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Human learning is distinguished by the range and complexity of skills that can be learned and the degree of abstraction that can be achieved compared to other species. Humans are also the only species that has developed formal ways to enhance learning
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The Only Learning Resources Your Children Will Ever Need To Be Smarter

The Only Learning Resources Your Children Will Ever Need To Be Smarter | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
What are the best websites that help children learn? This list covers a variety of tools and resources geared toward preparing your child for greatness.
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Coolwired's curator insight, June 4, 2014 1:44 PM

Thanks to Susan Bainbridge for this amazing collection of resources for parents!

Elizabeth Bitsy Body's curator insight, June 5, 2014 8:40 AM

Great Sites!

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What Should We Focus On Learning In An Age Where Almost All Information Is At Your Fingertips?

What Should We Focus On Learning In An Age Where Almost All Information Is At Your Fingertips? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
What should we focus on learning in an age where almost all information is at your fingertips? This question was originally answered on Quora by Robert Frost and Balaji Viswanathan.
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Bringing Together Learning Science and Technology to Envision “Education 3.0”

Bringing Together Learning Science and Technology to Envision “Education 3.0” | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Sharing Reflections and Fun Takeaways from Dr. Jeff Borden's Inspiring Keynote Presentation at NERCOMP 2014. Have you ever stumbled across an insight into how
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How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

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How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different by Terry Heick This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the… (RT @Learning1st: How is 21st Century Thinking Different?
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4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic

4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The 4 Ways Educational Technology Is Changing How People Learn Infographic presents how edtech alters the way we learn.
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The childhood toys that inspired female engineers and scientists - Washington Post (blog)

The childhood toys that inspired female engineers and scientists - Washington Post (blog) | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog) The childhood toys that inspired female engineers and scientists Washington Post (blog) Though individually boring, collectively these blocks produced an intricate masterpiece that brought art and math, big-picture and...
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Jennifer Callaway's curator insight, December 14, 2013 5:16 PM

Some of these toys I could easily get at yardsales or online. The connection between toys that inspired engineers/scientists gives me hope that if I use similar items in my classroom, maybe I can motivate and inspire my students towards fields in math as well. 

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25 Important Skills for 21st Century Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

25 Important Skills for 21st Century Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Brains and Schools: A Mismatch

Brains and Schools: A Mismatch | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
To improve learning, educators should look to research on how the human brain processes information, Alden Blodget says.
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12 Principles Of Modern Learning -

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12 Principles Of Modern Learning by TeachThought Staff What are the principles of modern learning? Well, that depends on how you define ‘learning’ and what you’d consider ‘modern.’ Richard Olsen  put together this useful visual way, way back in 2013–a chart that lays out three categories of a...
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The Impact of Music on Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Impact of Music on Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Dr. Helen Teague's curator insight, September 24, 2016 9:00 AM
The impact of music on learning
Louis Goncalves's curator insight, October 17, 2016 7:14 AM
Infographie très précise sur l'apport de la musique dans l'éducation
Jen Fengler's curator insight, May 9, 2:15 AM

Exposure to Rhythm (hearing a beat and moving to a beat) can also help the vestibular system develop, which is responsible for balance and co-ordination. This is to do with the ear, not the brain, but still contributes to development.

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Marco Molinaro Asks, 'How Do We Maximize Learning?' (EdSurge News)

Marco Molinaro Asks, 'How Do We Maximize Learning?' (EdSurge News) | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Many faculty see introductory science courses as "gateway" classes to weed out students. Not Marco Molinaro. The assistant vice provost at the University of California, Davis, is leading the school's efforts to overhaul these classes and make them more accessible to students. "What can we do when
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A Beautiful Visual on The 4 Ways Technology Is Changing The Ways We Learn ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Beautiful Visual on The 4 Ways Technology Is Changing The Ways We Learn ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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小松崎拓郎's curator insight, November 3, 2014 4:45 PM

いい例だと思う

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How Handwriting Influences Educational Development and Other Fascinating News on the Web

How Handwriting Influences Educational Development and Other Fascinating News on the Web | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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How Do You Draw Out Student Performance?

How Do You Draw Out Student Performance? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, April 24, 2014 7:29 AM

Nice list of inspirations for kiddos

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Tips for getting kids excited about learning -Cool Mom Tech

Tips for getting kids excited about learning -Cool Mom Tech | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
With summer coming, we're sharing tips for getting kids excited about learning, including cool new educational apps and more. Let's beat that summer slide!
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Improving Educational Technology Helps Students Learn Faster and Better

Improving Educational Technology Helps Students Learn Faster and Better | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Educational technology has changed the face and contours of modern 21st Century teaching and learning.
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How Can We Maximize the Potential of Learning Apps?

How Can We Maximize the Potential of Learning Apps? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Depending on the context in which it is used, and the priorities of the educators (which includes those present in the classroom, lurking at home, or at their drawing boards or computer screens at an educational publisher), one can skew the same...
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Promoting the use Social Media in my classes for developing 21st century skills | Starr Sackstein, MJE, NBCT

Promoting the use Social Media in my classes for developing 21st century skills | Starr Sackstein, MJE, NBCT | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Promoting the use Social Media in my classes for developing 21st century skills http://t.co/nhtVaChAuS via @mssackstein
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Anne-Maree Johnson's curator insight, December 9, 2013 10:36 PM

A brief overview of how some of the social media sites can be used effectively in a classroom

Anne-Maree Johnson's curator insight, December 9, 2013 10:37 PM

A brief overview of how socail media can be effectively used. Some suggestions as to which social media platformes are useful.

Stephen Dale's curator insight, December 11, 2013 8:32 AM

...social media is an integral part of learning and communicating in the 21st century and beyond and therefore it is an educator’s duty to both model and teach how to use it appropriately and effectively to promote...learning.

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A Beautiful Visual on The Importance of Games in Learning

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edilberto quispe's curator insight, November 18, 2013 7:13 AM

La importancia de los juegos en la educación

Anna Cole's curator insight, November 20, 2013 6:29 AM

I had to zoom this to read it, but it was well worth it!

Agora Abierta's curator insight, January 1, 2014 4:17 PM

La importancia del juego para el aprendizaje: es algo natural