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Learning Spaces

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Seven Spaces of Education Technology
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Beautiful, thought-provoking 15 minutes. Physical and digital environment becoming one.

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Allan Shaw's curator insight, August 2, 2013 7:55 PM

Well worth watching and reflecting upon. Some of the 'spaces' outlined have been incorporated into the learning commons of the new Radford College senior school.

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Thank you, Allan! I am happy to hear the news concerning Radford College senior school. Is this the Radford College at College Street Bruce ACT Australia 2617?
Transformational Teaching and Technology
A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
Curated by Chris Carter
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Diving In: The Open Waters of Digital Resources and Open Educational Resources (OER) - OLC

Diving In: The Open Waters of Digital Resources and Open Educational Resources (OER) - OLC | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Over the past couple of weeks, my news feed reminds me of the vast disparity in use of digital and open educational resources (OER) as well as the lack of education surrounding how to use these cost effective, pedagogically sound Read More >
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The Most Dangerous Writing App Is Dangerous In A Good Way | Tech Tools Daily # 188 - 21CL Radio

The Most Dangerous Writing App Is Dangerous In A Good Way | Tech Tools Daily # 188 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Sustained writing, without a break, is a great writing exercise. When I say no break, I mean continuous writing without taking your fingers off the keyboard. It can be hard to “encourage” students t
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Danger is every teacher's middle name!
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Stories About Me Brings Social Stories To All | Tech Tools Daily # 190 - 21CL Radio

Stories About Me Brings Social Stories To All | Tech Tools Daily # 190 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The Stories About Me app came about from a void in the marketplace for a social story builder app that could easily back up stories to ensure against loss and simplify the creation proces
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4-minute reviews that make teaching more fun!
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Social learning: the revolution in eLearning

Social learning: the revolution in eLearning | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
How can an age-old learning strategy, like social learning, make your eLearning course pop? Read this article and find out the benefits of social learning!

Via EDTECH@UTRGV
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All effective teaching is grounded in healthy relational teaching.
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Enrique Facundo Ruiz Blanco's curator insight, May 23, 9:52 AM

Nuevas formas de aprender

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Are you a social learner? What is social learning?
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Roehampton University Festival of Computing - ICT in Practice

Roehampton University Festival of Computing - ICT in Practice | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Roehampton University Festival of Computing
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Create. Share. Inspire. I know the genius behind this tech Festival. You ill not be disappointed.
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Introducing Glowforge - The 3D Laser Printer

Glowforge has launched a new desktop laser. It's easier to use, more flexible, and more affordable than traditional 3D printers and CNC lase
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11 Rules of Composition for Non-Designers

11 Rules of Composition for Non-Designers | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
A non-designer's guide to combining graphic elements in a way that ensures a cohesive, harmonious and aesthetically pleasing design.
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7 Tips to Create an Amazing Design Resume Infographic

7 Tips to Create an Amazing Design Resume Infographic | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
7 Tips to Create an Amazing Design Resume Infographic Your resume is not just a tool to state your qualifications but it also gives you an opportunity to stand out from the crowd. This is even more important for a design resume.
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Digital resume for me.
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Ditch That Homework

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Ditch That Homework Email Forms
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Matt Miller is at it again, and this time with a co-conspirator, Alice Keeler.
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Louise Favaro Guides Us With Handling Overprotective Parents | Education Vanguard # 57 - 21CL Radio

Louise Favaro Guides Us With Handling Overprotective Parents | Education Vanguard # 57 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Parents are a huge part of our school culture and environment.  Sometimes we might feel, depending on the school and the parent, that they have an incredible amount of influence or say about th
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Museum Of The World Puts Cultural Artifacts At Your Fingertips | Tech Tools Daily # 186 - 21CL Radio

Museum Of The World Puts Cultural Artifacts At Your Fingertips | Tech Tools Daily # 186 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Overview: Museum of the World is a website in orbit about the Google Culture Institute, in cooperation with the British Museum. As a History teacher I was drawn to the word “museum” only t
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The Key to Fostering Creativity Through Code

The Key to Fostering Creativity Through Code | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Fostering creativity through code may be a newer concept, but the merging of these two fields could have positive long-term effects on the industry.
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Google Apps “GAFE Smashing” activities — Part 4: To the next level

Google Apps “GAFE Smashing” activities — Part 4: To the next level | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Smashing multiple Google tools together can create amazing classroom experiences. Check out these two "GAFE Smashes" for some new ideas.
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Billy Krakower Cracks And Shares The Secrets of Twitter For Educators | Education Vanguard # 58 - 21CL Radio

Billy Krakower Cracks And Shares The Secrets of Twitter For Educators | Education Vanguard # 58 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The Twitter!  For many of us it is something we enjoy and use to connect, learn and maybe share what is going on in our lives. For others it is a mass of conversation
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Fantastic interview!
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Next Dollar Up Helps SEN Students With Life Skills | Tech Tools Daily # 189 - 21CL Radio

Next Dollar Up Helps SEN Students With Life Skills | Tech Tools Daily # 189 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Next Dollar Up was created to give kids with special needs, such as Autism or Down Syndrome, confidence in money management. The inspiration for creating the app came from a classroom based life skill
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4 minutes to gold!
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Tech Talk Roundtable 03-25 |What is 21st Century Learning...Really? (Part 1) - 21CL Radio

Tech Talk Roundtable 03-25 |What is 21st Century Learning...Really? (Part 1) - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

The Education community loves it’s buzzwords. One of its favorites is “21st Century Learning”. On this episode we ask the Martin Luther question, “What does this mean? Really?  Follow along as we ...

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Check out the latest installment of the Concordia EdTech Roundtable
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Cool Tool | Top Hat

Top Hat makes it easy for professors to activate classrooms and engage students.
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Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better?

Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better? | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Educators using Desmos, an online graphing calculator and activity builder tool, say it enables them to teach math through inquiry more easily.
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What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness | Robert Waldinger | TED Talks

What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it's fame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger
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A 75-year longitudinal study on what makes people happy. I'm glad this one is from Harvard.
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7 Starter Activities for #PGCE Students and Newly Qualified #Teachers

7 Starter Activities for #PGCE Students and Newly Qualified #Teachers | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Sunday, February 28th 2016 An article by Richard James Rogers: High School Teacher and author of The Quick Guide to Classroom Management: 45 Secrets That All High School Teachers Need to Know. Images in this article were created by Pop Sutthiya Lertyongphati (a former student of mine, and a key illustrator in my book). You…
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The Big List of Board Games that Inspire Mathematical Thinking

The Big List of Board Games that Inspire Mathematical Thinking | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
These board games incorporate math in unique and fun ways!
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Tour Builder with Google - Getting Started

A quick video tutorial in which I demonstrate how to make tours and add locations to them in Tour Builder. Thumbnail image source
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Sweet 4-minute tour of Tour Builder with Google. Actually easy!!! 
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Create-A-Graph Does One Thing Quite Well | Tech Tools Daily # 185 - 21CL Radio

Create-A-Graph Does One Thing Quite Well | Tech Tools Daily # 185 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Overview Have your students collected data? Instead of having them draw a graph, have them Create a Graph? Just select what kind of graph you want t make, input your data table, add you
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