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3 Ways to Use ThingLink for Video in the Classroom

3 Ways to Use ThingLink for Video in the Classroom | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it
Recently ThingLink introduced ThingLink for Video, an exciting new editor for annotating video content with rich media.

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This post also discusses the Flipped Classroom model.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, July 14, 7:07 PM

With ThingLink for Video now available you might be wondering what you could do with it. Find examples of:

* How to Kick off a Unit and Target Instructional Goals

* Prepare a Flipped Lesson to Prepare Students for Work in Class

* Using ThingLink for Video for Professional Development

* 12 Examples Created by Teachers

* plus a How To Video to help you create your own

ThingLink has developed a resource that may become a staple in your classroom. If you do not yet have an account, go create one at the ThingLink website and you should be up and running pretty quickly.

Recep's curator insight, August 21, 10:30 AM

worth trying..

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Kick Start Your Classroom with K-TECH: Three Tips for Building Trust | Expect Success

Kick Start Your Classroom with K-TECH: Three Tips for Building Trust | Expect Success | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it

The second in this five-part series on Implementing K-TECH in the classroom focuses on strategies to strengthen trust between teachers and students. by Michele Timmons

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Great Teachers Are Great Learners This animation...

Great Teachers Are Great Learners This animation... | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it
Great Teachers Are Great Learners This animation was produced on behalf of the Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership, and aims at encouraging education leaders to develop a framework...
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10 Free iPad Creativity Apps for Young Learners

10 Free iPad Creativity Apps for Young Learners | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it

"Teaching our kids to be creative is just as important as teaching them critical thinking skills.Creativity open up students mind to new learning horizons and makes them capable of tackling new and novel situations way better than any explicit instruction would do."


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Curation as a 21st Century Skill | Barbara Bray - Rethinking Learning

Curation as a 21st Century Skill | Barbara Bray - Rethinking Learning | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it
Curation skills are the new 21s century skill. Barbara Bray lists the skills needed for curating and asks questions on how this can work with kids.

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A Message From Your Brain: I'm Not Good At Remembering What I Hear

A Message From Your Brain: I'm Not Good At Remembering What I Hear | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it

"A new study shows that we are far better at remembering what we see and touch than what we hear."


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Beth Dichter's curator insight, March 12, 9:16 PM

How do we learn best? This is a critical question for educators to understand and to keep up-to-date with research, and this post from the National Geographic looks at new research that shows that our auditory memory is not as robust as our visual and tactile memory.

Much more information is available in the post but the shorthand is that having students engage as many senses as possible is the best way for us to reach our learners!

David Baker's curator insight, March 13, 4:33 PM

Important to remember that we structure classrooms to support learning.

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The Effect of Affect

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David Ginsburg is a consultant specializing in instructional coaching, school leadership, math instruction, and new teacher training. In this post, he warns that similar methods will not be as effective for all teachers. He writes in this blog post that teaching techniques and curricula will rely heavily on teachers' classroom management and "a teacher's affect on student behavior and learning.

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The 10 Biggest Breakthroughs in the Science of Learning | Online PhD Programs

The 10 Biggest Breakthroughs in the Science of Learning | Online PhD Programs | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it

interesting breakdown of the breakthroughs in learning. Not sure about learning as social exclusively...what do you think?

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July 16 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out

July 16 - Teaching and Learning Weekly is out | Thinking, Learning, and Laughing | Scoop.it

An online newspaper that collects together the week's news relating to teaching and learning - particularly for those interested in finding resources and inspirational stories about education.  

Read and subscribe free of charge at:  http://paper.li/f-1328546324


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