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What’s the point of education if Google can tell us anything?

What’s the point of education if Google can tell us anything? | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
The way schools and universities teach and test has to keep up with the way young people are processing information.
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5 Surprising Changes in Horizon's 2015 Report on the Future of K–12 Tech

5 Surprising Changes in Horizon's 2015 Report on the Future of K–12 Tech | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Looking back at last year's NMC list of tech trends in K–12, there were several surprising additions and removals.
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A Collection of Some of The Essential Educational Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Collection of Some of The Essential Educational Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
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10 Key Moodle Terms Explained

Since Moodle can be a little bit intimidating to beginners who haven’t heard of the specific terms before, here’s a quick guide to important Moodle terms.
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Returning students' test/exam scripts with Classroom

Returning students' test/exam scripts with Classroom | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Introduction If you have attended some of my talk/workshop, you'd have known my stance on returning of students work. Generally, both teachers and students stand to benefit when they have access to...
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Intelligent Choice

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Why aren’t we using our best technology to improve education? GUEST COLUMN | by Denise Wydra In 2013, Ron Maggiano left teaching after thirty-three years. He was just 4 years shy of retirement, but...
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4 Good iPad Apps for Seamlessly Managing Students Assignments ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

4 Good iPad Apps for Seamlessly Managing Students Assignments ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
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Realtime Board-Free Tool for Teachers to Host Online, Collaborative Sessions ‹ Reader — WordPress.com

Realtime Board-Free Tool for Teachers to Host Online, Collaborative Sessions ‹ Reader — WordPress.com | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
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What You Need to Know About Mobile Learning with Moodle

What You Need to Know About Mobile Learning with Moodle | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
The UN recently reported that the number of people who own mobile phones outnumber the people who have access to flush toilets. We are highly dependent on our mobile devices - we rely on them to do everything, from communicate, browse the internet, play games, take pictures, etc. Mobile learning, then, has been a long time coming. We will use the example of Moodle, a learning management system (LMS) that fully supports mobile learning.
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5 Ways To Spread Optimism in Times of Change by @aaron_hogan - A.J. Juliani

5 Ways To Spread Optimism in Times of Change by @aaron_hogan - A.J. Juliani | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
This is an awesome guest post from Aaron Hogan. Aaron is a HS Assistant Principal who blogs regularly at Afhogan.com and you can also find him on Twitter. I love the message Aaron is spreading and hope you enjoy this post. In all likelihood, you know a few yabbits. They’re the people who can counter …
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A Great Tool to Remotely Present and Share Lessons with Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Great Tool to Remotely Present and Share Lessons with Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
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Share Zaption Video Lessons to Your Google Classroom

Share Zaption Video Lessons to Your Google Classroom | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Great news! You can now share Zaption interactive video lessons directly to your Google Classroom with our new Share to Classroom button.
All you have to do is go to your video lesson, click the Share...
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What If Teachers Were Treated Like Pro Athletes?

What If Teachers Were Treated Like Pro Athletes? | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Key and Peele bring us an alternate world where the best teachers are paid top dollar and great classroom moments are broken down play-by-play.
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A Collection of Some of The Essential Educational Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps

Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Educators from around the country shared their favorite teaching apps.
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Schools boost broadband to meet demand

Schools boost broadband to meet demand | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
There’s good news for district leaders in the ongoing battle to meet the ever-increasing demand for bandwidth.

One-gigabit networks are coming to more areas, the cost of service per megabit is decr
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Four Tools to Help Gamify Your Classroom

Four Tools to Help Gamify Your Classroom | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
The first step toward gamifying your classroom can be as simple as taking the "ew" out of "review" with these helpful game-oriented apps, selected and described by tech integration expert Curtis Ch...
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Does Losing Handwriting In School Mean Losing Other Skills Too?

Does Losing Handwriting In School Mean Losing Other Skills Too? | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Learning to write by hand has learning benefits that could be neglected if too much focus is put on keyboarding.
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Why It’s Time to Ditch Your Old-School Firewall

Why It’s Time to Ditch Your Old-School Firewall | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
(And ten things you need in your new one.) GUEST COLUMN | by Amy Abatangle K-12 schools must maintain a careful balance between internet access and protection. Keeping schools in CIPA compliance an...
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Digital Learning Technology: How Will Technology Transform Digital Learning In The Next Decades? - eLearning Industry

Digital Learning Technology: How Will Technology Transform Digital Learning In The Next Decades? - eLearning Industry | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
Wondering how technology will transform digital learning in the future? Check how Digital Learning Technology will change in the next decades.
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Handouts- A Great App for Creating, Collecting and Grading Assignments Paperlessly ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Handouts- A Great App for Creating, Collecting and Grading Assignments Paperlessly ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The DigiTeacher | Scoop.it
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