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Innovation at the WYSS Institute with Don Ingber

Innovation at the WYSS Institute with Don Ingber | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
Aurora Vélez of euronews spoke to Don Ingber the Founding Director of the WYSS Institute. euronews: Don, could you explain what are the goals of WYSS and how do you reach them? Don Ingber: The…
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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom

46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom
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The Best 15 iPad Apps for Teacher Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best 15 iPad Apps for Teacher Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it

"iPad is a versatile device only when coupled with the "right" apps. To tap into the full potential of iPad and to leverage it for your professional learning purposes, you should definitely have certain apps installed on it. Here is a list of some important apps to start with. Of course the selection is based on my personal experience with app reviewing. I have reviewed hundreds of apps in the last couple of years and the ones below, I believe, are the best in the area of professional development:"


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Online & Blended Learning Resources - Getting Smart by Carri Schneider - #blendchat, blended learning, BlendedLearning, iNACOL, Innovation, Online Learning, onlinelearning

Online & Blended Learning Resources - Getting Smart by Carri Schneider - #blendchat, blended learning, BlendedLearning, iNACOL, Innovation, Online Learning, onlinelearning | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
iNACOL is an incredible resource for educators, leaders, policymakers and anyone interested in tracking developments in personalized learning.
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Writing and tech come together at Burlingame school - San Mateo Daily Journal

Writing and tech come together at Burlingame school - San Mateo Daily Journal | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
San Mateo Daily Journal Writing and tech come together at Burlingame school San Mateo Daily Journal With the new Common Core curriculum, which shifts to more project-based and team collaborative learning, and more of an emphasis on students using...
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Blended Learning and Teaching Profession Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

Blended Learning and Teaching Profession Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
Blended learning can create new career opportunities and improve conditions for teachers. As student roles evolve within a more personalized, tech-rich learning environment, teacher roles should ev...
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Improving Learning with Mobile Technology — Learning in Hand

Improving Learning with Mobile Technology — Learning in Hand | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
Studio B Productions asked 35 top education experts the same simple question: “What are the most effective uses of technology in online and mobile education?” Each of the 35 responses were put into a slideshow.
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Free Animated Backgrounds That Move For PowerPoint Presentation

Free Animated Backgrounds That Move For PowerPoint Presentation | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it

Having a nice design slide for a presentation is one thing that so many presenters want to have. Adding the page with unique element such as moving image, transition, is a good idea.


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Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, July 12, 2014 1:23 PM

Bewegend beeld wordt steeds belangrijker

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Doesn't hurt to keep animated.

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Something to put in your presentation tool box.  

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11 Essential Tools For Better Project-Based Learning - Getting Smart by Guest Author - blended learning, EdTech, PBL

11 Essential Tools For Better Project-Based Learning - Getting Smart by Guest Author - blended learning, EdTech, PBL | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
The rise of technology used in classrooms has made learning much more interactive. The emergence of iPads to browser-based tools in project-based learning, take teaching to a new level in the 21st century.

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What is a flipped Classroom | Visual.ly

What is a flipped Classroom | Visual.ly | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
ProProfs presents you this info-graphic that introduces the concept of flipped classrooms. It offers you information on how teachers and students resp.
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Teaching Strategies and Learning Innovations That Spell Education Success - PR Newswire (press release)

Teaching Strategies and Learning Innovations That Spell Education Success
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Project based learning aligns perfectly with what Mr. Hubbard wrote about back in the 1960s.
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The biggest lesson from the flipped classroom may not be about math

The biggest lesson from the flipped classroom may not be about math | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
63217989_efcd3b7c6c_m For the last six weeks, my colleague Marcia Frobish and I have been involved in an audacious project – to “flip” our freshman Calculus 1 class at Grand Valley State University. I started blogging ...
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In The Best Interest Of Students: Blended Learning In Newark Charter Schools - Forbes

In The Best Interest Of Students: Blended Learning In Newark Charter Schools - Forbes | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
In The Best Interest Of Students: Blended Learning In Newark Charter Schools Forbes For a number of years, educators in both district and charter settings around the country have been leveraging advances in online-learning technologies to move...
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Primer on 'Flipped Classroom' | UFI charitable trust

Primer on 'Flipped Classroom' | UFI charitable trust | Tools for Lesson Planning | Scoop.it
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Great explanation of what Flipped learning is, use this to introduce the concept to your staff.

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