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The Ultimate Guide To Using iPads In The Classroom - Edudemic

The Ultimate Guide To Using iPads In The Classroom - Edudemic | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
You've heard of the iPad and seen it in action... but what purpose would it serve in the classroom? You might be surprised.

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A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
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MathPix Makes It Easy To Check Your Math Problems. Is That Called Cheating? | Tech Tools Daily # 212 - 21CL Radio

MathPix Makes It Easy To Check Your Math Problems. Is That Called Cheating? | Tech Tools Daily # 212 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Yet again, another app has come out that solves equations for you on the fly.  By this I mean math equations and by that I mean difficult math equations. The app works like this
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I don't even know what the math in the graphic image is about, but MathPix does!
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Tech Talk Roundtable 03-34 |Top Ten Tech Tips for Teaching in China - 21CL Radio

Tech Talk Roundtable 03-34 |Top Ten Tech Tips for Teaching in China - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Planning a trip to visit us in China?  Winging your way to the the Central Kingdom? Maybe you’re thinking about teaching or going to school here. If so,  you’re probably wondering how your tec
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Thinking  of teaching in China? Great! Here are some key EdTech tips.
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Floors

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Pixel Press is a technology company focused on building engaging mobile
gaming experiences for both sides of the brain: the analytical left side
and the creative right side. Our products are fun for all ages, and
flexible enough for many applications.
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I like this site so much! Coding for kids, and extremely fun. They will not stop when the bell rings!
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Apple, Microsoft and Google race to introduce your kid to coding

Apple, Microsoft and Google race to introduce your kid to coding | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
With the new Swift Playgrounds app, Apple is trying to make the next generation computer literate, just the latest tech giant to take up the cause.

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International Journal of Computer Science Education in Schools

International Journal of Computer Science Education in Schools | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

The International Journal of Computer Education in Schools ( IJCEIS) is committed to increase the understanding of computer education in schools by publishing theoretical manuscripts, empirical studies and literature reviews. The journal focuses on exploring computer education in schools through pedagogical, cognitive and psychological perspectives. The target audience of the journal is; teachers, educators and professionals working in the field of computer education in schools, computer science education, technology enhanced learning, e-learning, programming, game based learning and learning through game design.


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Highly professional and idea inspiring!
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Jim Lerman's curator insight, July 1, 12:12 AM

New journal. It will be free to read online; now accepting articles...to be published in fall 2016.

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10 Lesson Plans to Develop Digital Literacies

10 Lesson Plans to Develop Digital Literacies | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

Over the last few months I have been working hard to develop a set of commercially available lesson materials. These lesson plans aren't specifically designed for English language learners, though they will be useful for students at higher levels who want stimulating skills based practice or for any teacher interested in developing a CLIL or content based approach to language learning. They were designed to enable any teacher to develop students in a way that is more closely aligned to the kinds of skills they will need to function effectively and critically in the digital world.


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Jennifer Furr's curator insight, March 13, 10:42 PM

A collection of 10 of my lesson plans designed to develop critical thinking and digital literacy.

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 14, 8:09 AM

A collection of 10 of my lesson plans designed to develop critical thinking and digital literacy.

Dave Sharp's curator insight, May 10, 6:21 PM
Lesson plans and activities to help with literacy for all ages. This program is  designed to focus on giving specific skills to a student studying literacy at all levels. The 10 lessons also give the teacher access to relevant information required when catering for a students needs.
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How to Engage Young Writers: Be Diverse. Be Authentic. Be Responsive.

How to Engage Young Writers: Be Diverse. Be Authentic. Be Responsive. | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Teachers must respond to the differences in how to engage today's youth in writing to develop students' writing skills and their self-perception as writers, teacher Janelle Quintans Bence writes.
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How to Create an Infographic with Animated GIFs in Visme

How to Create an Infographic with Animated GIFs in Visme | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
A short step-by-step tutorial on how to create infographics using animated GIFs using Visme, an online visual content creation tool.
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Join the Conversation about Productive Struggle

Join the Conversation about Productive Struggle | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Educators across the country are talking about innovative strategies to develop their students into resilient and capable problem solvers.
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The Periodic Table of Elements for a Highly Engaging Workplace Culture Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

The Periodic Table of Elements for a Highly Engaging Workplace Culture Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The Periodic Table of Elements for a Highly Engaging Workplace Culture Infographic In this infographic, the Workforce Institute at Kronos shows learning and development is elemental to employee engagement.
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10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking
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Lisa Jennings Weaver's curator insight, July 16, 3:21 PM

Games are always a great idea for students.  Take a look

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Love this!
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Team building is imperative in every classroom and a few of these 10 may work for you.
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Tech Talk Roundtable 03-33 | No Tech Solutions - 21CL Radio

Tech Talk Roundtable 03-33 | No Tech Solutions - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
To tech, or not to tech. That is a question for those with tech.  Another question is “How can you tech when you don’t have tech, but you wanna have your class tech too?
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To tech or not to tech. Should that be a question?
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Problem-Based Curriculum: Engineering Units From Boeing And Teaching Channel

Problem-Based Curriculum: Engineering Units From Boeing And Teaching Channel | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Bring science and innovation into your classroom with these problem based curriculums. Boeing and Tch have partnered to develop engineering units that combine science, math, and literacy standards.
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These are excellent
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IXL helps your students excel in school! | Tech Tools Daily #126 (Rebroadcast) - 21CL Radio

IXL helps your students excel in school! | Tech Tools Daily #126 (Rebroadcast) - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
This is a product that has been around for a long time.  I almost didn’t review it because of that, but then I was talking to a few teachers who didn’t know that i
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Gamification And Motivation: It’s The Content That Matters, Not The Container - eLearning Industry

Gamification And Motivation: It’s The Content That Matters, Not The Container - eLearning Industry | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Want to know about the relationship between Gamification And Motivation? Examine gamification through the perspective of learners’ motivation and success.
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GameMaker | YoYo Games

GameMaker | YoYo Games | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Making top 2D games with the GameMaker: Studio game engine is easy. No code or programming required
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An amazing game-design site that is is to learn!
Check out the complimentary site http://gamemakertutorials.com/ for resources, tutorials, and videos.
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Awards to honor women's contributions to engineering, innovation and technology

Awards to honor women's contributions to engineering, innovation and technology | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Why are women's innovations so important in the developing world?
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Hey, Im all for boys doing these things, too. We just have a serious deficit of girls and people of color in these fields.
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A Growth Mindset May Counteract Effects of Poverty on Achievement, Study Says

A Growth Mindset May Counteract Effects of Poverty on Achievement, Study Says | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
A growth mindset may buffer students from the effects of poverty on academic achievement, Stanford researchers concluded after studying test scores and survey results for 168,000 Chilean students.
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Can anyone be surprised by this finding?
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Growth Mindset: How Much Can It Counter Poverty's Damage?

Growth Mindset: How Much Can It Counter Poverty's Damage? | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Students in poverty are less likely that others to have a growth mindset, but those who do can be more resilient to poverty's effects, a new study finds.
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Content Curation for Education Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Content Curation for Education Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Content curation is an integral part of education in today’s world. The Content Curation for Education Infographic shows how educators can curate content.
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10 Surprising Benefits Of Gamification - eLearning Industry

10 Surprising Benefits Of Gamification - eLearning Industry | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Want to know some Surprising Benefits Of Gamification? Check 10 Surprising Benefits Of Gamification and what significant effects it has on the workplace.
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No surprise to those who gamify their classes.
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Actionable Steps to Bring Growth Mindset into the Classroom

Actionable Steps to Bring Growth Mindset into the Classroom | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Guest blogger Pauline Zdonek shares her perspective and actionable advice from the book Mindset by Carol Dweck.
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The Neuroscience of Learner Engagement Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

The Neuroscience of Learner Engagement Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Find out how to get the most out of the brains in your organisation with the Neuroscience of Learner Engagement Infographic.
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An Interactive Way To Study Weather | Tech Tools Daily #211 - 21CL Radio

An Interactive Way To Study Weather | Tech Tools Daily #211 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
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"Don't know why there's no sun up in the sky. Stormy weather..." - Etta James
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3 Tips To Weave Storytelling In eLearning Modules - eLearning Industry

3 Tips To Weave Storytelling In eLearning Modules - eLearning Industry | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Wondering how to Weave Storytelling In eLearning? Check 3 tips to Weave Storytelling In eLearning modules and deliver effective learning experiences.
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We remember stories.
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