Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education
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Gamifiying Education: Mission, Action and achievement
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Re-imagining school | TED Playlists | TED

Re-imagining school | TED Playlists | TED | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
All over the world, there's a growing consensus that our education systems are broken. These educators offer lessons in how we might re-imagine school. (RT @pyeglobal: Interested in education?
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Here is a great list of TED videos that I use in my classroom.

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Three-year apprenticeships urged

Three-year apprenticeships urged | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
Apprenticeship programmes should last three years and be as demanding as A-levels a report argues. (Three-year apprenticeships urged: Apprenticeship programmes should last three years and be as demanding as A-lev...
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Schools are Switching Textbooks for iPads: Good for Education or Unnecessary Expense?

Schools are Switching Textbooks for iPads: Good for Education or Unnecessary Expense? | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
While a few primary and secondary school districts have made a transition to the iPad, the device is still not ubiquitous on college campuses (Schools are Switching Textbooks for iPads: Good for Education or Unnecessary Expense?
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Has your high school or department switch textbooks for iPad yet?

 

 

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Can the Gamification of Training take Banking to the Next Level?

Can the Gamification of Training take Banking to the Next Level? | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
‘Gamification’ has increasingly become one of the latest buzzwords in business.
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Get Organized for Back to School: Seven Steps to Success for Online Students - Distance Education.org

Get Organized for Back to School: Seven Steps to Success for Online Students - Distance Education.org | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
Online students have special organizational and motivational challenges that most traditional students don�t have. But even though you don�t actually go anywhere when you go back to school, you still need to be prepared.
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Next-gen and games education | Game development | Features by Develop

Next-gen and games education | Game development | Features by Develop | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
Develop speaks to experts about what the new era of consoles will mean for education (Next-gen and games education http://t.co/LGabUxEQ9B)
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This is a very thought-provoking article. This is of interest to those designing a curriculum around game design.

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Sir Ken Robinson: Fostering Creativity in Education is Not an Option

Sir Ken Robinson: Fostering Creativity in Education is Not an Option | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
http://youtu.be/ywIhJ2goiGE Esteemed education advocate Sir Ken Robinson explains in this short video why creativity is crucial in education, and why it will (RT @MindShiftKQED: Sir Ken Robinson: Fostering creativity in education is not an option.
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Hi-tech desk 'boosts maths'

Hi-tech desk 'boosts maths' | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
An interactive hi-tech school desk could help boost primary pupils' maths skills, claim researchers.
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Education Secretary Arne Duncan says US must stop playing catch-up - Kansas City Star

Education Secretary Arne Duncan says US must stop playing catch-up - Kansas City Star | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
Montana WatchdogEducation Secretary Arne Duncan says US must stop playing catch-upKansas City StarThe nation's education system needs to get out of “the catch-up business,” U.S.
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How Apple Could Make iPad Smart Covers A Big Part Of Your Classroom | Edudemic

How Apple Could Make iPad Smart Covers A Big Part Of Your Classroom | Edudemic | Instructional strategies and best practices: Gamifying Education | Scoop.it
How Apple Could Make iPad Smart Covers A Big Part Of Your Classroom: http://t.co/CPOSyzHA #iPaded #edtech #iPad #education #edu...

 

 

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