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Manners Matter Online (Infographic)

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Find out more about the do's and don'ts on online manners. For more information about internet issues visit Knowthenet today.

Via Beth Dichter, Dennis T OConnor
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From Infographic...and Informational Text TCC 4-5

This is a graphic example for the article, but the site is a cybersafety site in the UK and has lots of information for parents about online safety for their children. It also tests their knowledge.

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Tan Yang Fern's curator insight, August 23, 2013 7:45 AM

For cyberwellness

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Excellent guidelines to go by. The internet is such a reflection of what goes on in the human mind, from bright and genius ideas and behavior, to dark and stupid. I'd rather be on the bright side.

Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, September 24, 2013 5:46 PM

Manners do matter.

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This is a curation of topics of interest to educators which are also published in a pdf version to a smaller audience. All Tech Cadre Corner issues have been compacted here...filters will pull up each issue for you if you need...4-6 is the last published issue...some summer finds have been added...
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Tech Cadre Corner

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Pdf copy of this newsletter is available at this site. It is published several times during the school year with ideas relating to EdTech.

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This is the digital version of the articles which include the links which are published here. Five years' are archived here. Some of the information may be related to things South Carolina and Florence District 3.

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Google CS First

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Increasing student exposure to Computer Science through after school and summer programs.

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From Cindy's Links TCC Summer

I received an email explaining use of CS First after school clubs in the Charleston,SC area. This is a out-of-the-box ready curriculum using MIT's Scratch to interest students in computer science. So far there are 2 middle school components: Music and Sounds or Game Design.

We're using it in our Technology Boot Camp during summer school this year. They were extremely helpful in making this happen for us. Oh, did I mention, FREE?

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Glossi

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Free digital magazine creation platform. Add images, photos, videos, animations and audio. Customize and publish for desktop and mobile devices.
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From Cindy's Links TCC Summer

Publishing a picture book? Might use for a project since you can add video and audio, too.

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eduCanon: interactive video. unleashed.

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Flipped and Blended Interactive Video Learning Platform
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This is one of the sites that allow you to intersperse questions in the videos you are using for instruction in blended or flipped classrooms.

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Developing Interactivity - YouTube

Janice Prandstatter Channel

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From Classroom Technology Infusion TCC 4-6

Interactive Flipcharts 101 is the theme. These are from Developing Interactivity on Janice Prandstatter’s YouTube channel. There is a Flipchart with all the examples and notes for download on Promethean Planet. The captures here are of some of the pages which are also available for download.

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Teaching Students to Ask Their Own Questions

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Harvard Education Letter

Volume 24, Number 5 (S/O 2011)

Dan Rothstein and Luz Santana

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From Student Questioning /Inquiry TCC 4-6

This is a discussion on using question formulation to engage students. It is featuring The Right Question Institute and its QFT or Question Formulation Technique.

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Teaching Digital Citizenship from InCtrl (formerly Cable in the Classroom)

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Cable Impacts brings you InCtrl, a series of free standards-based lessons, originally developed by Cable in the Classroom, that teach key digital citizenship concepts. These lessons, for students in grades 4-8, are designed to engage students through inquiry-based activities, and collaborative and creative opportunities.

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From Digital Citizenship TCC 4-6

These free lessons on Working Together Digitally, Living in a Digital World, Media: Between the Lines, Your Digital Footprint: Leaving Your Mark, Stand Up...Be InCtrl, What's Mine Isn't (Necessarily) Yours, In-Credibly Informed.are the titles which cover topics like cyberbullying, communicating & collaboration, media & information literacy and privacy.

Each lesson has a teacher video, a student video and a teaching materials document. It looks like an effective way to begin the year digitally.

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Chrome Web Store - What is an extension? - YouTube

Extensions let you add new features to your browser. For example, an email notifier extension can show an email alert in your browser toolbar so you don't ha...
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From Extensions for Google Chrome TCC 4-6

The is a video to explain what an extension is.

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SlideDog - Free Multimedia Presentation Software

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SlideDog is a powerful presentation tool that seamlessly switches between multimedia presentation files and makes it easy to present like a professional.
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Cindy's Links TCC 4-4

Put all the parts of your lesson/presentation in one place...no more opening 5 to 10 things and going from one to the other. 

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EverySlide | Interactive Presentations | Audience Response System

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From Putting It All in One Place TCC 4-5

Looking at SlideDog and other ways to not visit the taskbar during a presentation. Since SlideDog has interactive features this is an add-on for other options

 

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How To Make An Infographic Using Piktochart - Edudemic

How To Make An Infographic Using Piktochart - Edudemic | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
It's actually not as hard as you'd think. If you're looking up how to make an infographic, then this Piktochart walkthrough is perfect for you!
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From Inforgraphics...and Information Text TCC 4-5

The post actually uses an infographic made by Mia MacMeekin to give the steps to using the tool. Part of it is our icon.

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8 Terrific Web Tools for Finding and Creating Data Visualizations ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Terrific Web Tools for Finding and Creating Data Visualizations ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
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From Cindy's Links and Infographics...and Informational Text TCC 4-5

This post has links to sites which create both poster-type infographics and several other ways of presenting data.

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Online ePub converter

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Convert text for your ebook to the ePub format with this free online ePub converter. Select the target ebook reader for better accuracy.

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From Making Your Own eBooks TCC 4-5

There are many online converters for publishing pdf files as epub files which can be used for a student published book project. This is a reliable one which doesn't require a download.

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Educational Games & Educational Activities for Kids | PowerMyLearning

Educational Games & Educational Activities for Kids | PowerMyLearning | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
PowerMyLearning has thousands of free educational games & learning activities for kids in all major K-12 subjects & aligned to the Common Core Standards.
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From Cindy's Links TCC 5-1

Today's count is 4359 activities and 268 playlists...FREE and there is a discussion group in Edmodo which will help you with questions you may have.

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Education Video Slideshows

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Get students excited to learn with digital media. Make a video with photos, video clips and music to enhance the classroom experience.
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From Cindy's Links TCC Summer

This link should be to the free Animoto Plus account for classroom use. I just found out that this is available free to educators. Thanks, Mr. Marina for sharing!

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EDpuzzle

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Make any video your lesson. Edit a video by cropping it, adding your voice or embedding questions. Then, track your students with powerful hassle-free analytics.
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From Cindy's Links TCC Summer

This is another site that lets you personalize your videos...

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Kleinspiration: Happy Teacher Appreciation - a Free 25 page Printable Pack for your Classroom!

Kleinspiration: Happy Teacher Appreciation - a Free 25 page Printable Pack for your Classroom! | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
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Found this after the issue was finished, but it is good until the end of May.

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Educator Resource Area - Right Question Institute

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We’ve developed this resource page to help educators deepen their understanding of the QFT™ and offer materials to support implementation of the strategy.
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From Student Questioning/Inquiry TCC 4-6

I am a member and the link is from a logged in session. Membership is free so you are able to access if you wish.

The icon above is a book for purchase, but 12 PDF or Word/PPT documents showing you haw to use this technique are available free on the page, also.

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Digital Citizenship

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DIGITAL DRIVER'S LICENSE: Learn to be a good digital citizen...)and other stuff, too)

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Digital Citizenship TCC 4-6

This site is a product of the University of Kentucky and has learning opportunities for earning a Digital Driver's License. It can be set up by a student, school, district or parent for elementary, middle or high school students. There is an app related to the site also.

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How to avoid classroom cheating | eSchool News | eSchool News

How to avoid classroom cheating | eSchool News | eSchool News | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
Technology makes cheating easier for students, but it also presents a number of anti-cheating solutions, such as web-based software.
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Not in TCC 4-6 paper issue

This is a blog post which has some ideas to help you create an atmosphere that will make cheating less inviting.

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5 Chrome Extensions for Teachers - Part 10

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Part 10 of my series on Chrome Extensions for Teachers. Find the other 9 parts here: Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4 - Part 5 - Part 6 - Part 7 - Part 8 - Part 9...'

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From Extensions from Google Chrome and Cindy's Links TCC 4-6

I gleaned from all 10 of Alice Keeler's posts to make my list for these articles. This link also links to the other 9 posts. She did 50....I shaved that to my favorite 26. All are available for FREE at the Chrome Store.

Once there you click on Extensions at the bottom of the left menu and shop or search for them. They show up as part of your Chrome browser to make your job easier.

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Poll Everywhere

Audience response system that uses mobile phones, twitter, and the web. Responses are displayed in real-time on gorgeous charts in PowerPoint, Keynote, or web browser.
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From Putting It All in One Place TCC 4-5

Looking at SlideDog and other ways to not visit the taskbar during a presentation. Since SlideDog has interactive features this is an add-on for other options

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10 Fun Tools To Easily Make Your Own Infographics - Edudemic

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People love to learn by examining visual representations of data. That's been proven time and time again by the popularity of both infographics and Pinterest. So what if you could make your own infographics?
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From Cindy's Links and  Infographics...and Informational Text TCC 4-5

One of 2 lists of tools used to populate this article. This list contains tools of the poster variety while the other has maps, mindmaps, and some others. 

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Manners Matter Online (Infographic)

Manners Matter Online  (Infographic) | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
Find out more about the do's and don'ts on online manners. For more information about internet issues visit Knowthenet today.

Via Beth Dichter, Dennis T OConnor
Cindy Powell's insight:

From Infographic...and Informational Text TCC 4-5

This is a graphic example for the article, but the site is a cybersafety site in the UK and has lots of information for parents about online safety for their children. It also tests their knowledge.

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Tan Yang Fern's curator insight, August 23, 2013 7:45 AM

For cyberwellness

Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, August 25, 2013 10:32 AM

Excellent guidelines to go by. The internet is such a reflection of what goes on in the human mind, from bright and genius ideas and behavior, to dark and stupid. I'd rather be on the bright side.

Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, September 24, 2013 5:46 PM

Manners do matter.

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Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit by TechChef4u Super-Infographic!

Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit by TechChef4u       Super-Infographic! | Tech Cadre Corner | Scoop.it
TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink

Via John Evans
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From Infographics...and Informational Text TCC 4-5

Although I found this as an example of a good infographic the link goes to Thinglink which adds links to the inforgraphic. 

These "linkability" makes it fit with the lead article, Putting It All in One Place. A really cool ability!

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