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Responsible Use of Email For Students Handout

Responsible Use of Email For Students Handout | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
  Saw this fantastic handout on Langwitches' blog, and had to share. This quick, easy printable is a great way to open up a discussion with students about what email etiquette looks like, and ...

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Fantastic resource to add to your student (and teacher?) ICT Acceptable Use agreements, thank you Langwitches!

 

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GwynethJones's curator insight, May 24, 2013 10:10 AM

Via the amazing @langwitches Rocking @ComicLife

Sally Tilley's curator insight, May 27, 2013 1:10 AM

Fantastic document to support Acceptable Use agreements in schools, thank you Langwitches!

 

Richard Seal's curator insight, May 29, 2013 12:42 PM

Nice chart on fair use of e-mail. 

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Inspiring Writing using Adventure Game Creation with Book Creator App - Sept 2014 Blog Post

Inspiring Writing using Adventure Game Creation with Book Creator App - Sept 2014 Blog Post | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

This term I have been working with upper Key Stage 2 pupils to develop interactive adventure style games in Book Creator. One of the features of the app is it allows you to link objects such as images and text to other pages within the book. For images, tap on the image to select it, then tap on the Info icon and use the hyperlink box to type in the page number. For text, highlight the text withIn the text box and you will see a hyperlink option.

This has enabled us to create games where choices, questions and decisions are asked of the user/player throughout. We have then used this as a stimulus for writing, not only creatively but also instruction and advertising. Above are a few screen shots of an example book I made but I didn't want to show the pupils too much as I wanted them to come up with their own ideas.


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Love this app, great to see another way to extend use of it

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Agora Abierta's comment, November 21, 6:39 AM
Can you share a link to see the results??
Agora Abierta's comment, November 21, 6:39 AM
Can you share a link to see the results??
Coolwired's curator insight, November 21, 3:49 PM

Digital Story creation challenge! Enjoy! :-)

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Brownbag Academics: Tutorial: Collaborating with Students Using Google Drive

Brownbag Academics: Tutorial: Collaborating with Students Using Google Drive | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

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It makes life very easy! Thanks for sharing!

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GwynethJones's curator insight, November 16, 4:00 PM

Great screenshots!

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12 Sources for Free Images to Use on Your Blog and Social Media Posts

12 Sources for Free Images to Use on Your Blog and Social Media Posts | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
The right image may be just the added touch your blog post or social media update needs to get noticed, but finding free, high-quality photos that you can use is challenging. You'll want to bookmark all of these resources to use time and again.

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These are always invaluable! Thank you for sharing! #rockthedeadline #drsusanbainbridge

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, November 21, 2:36 PM

A 12 resources list that may be very helpful for anyone doing blogs, posts or even digital presentations for the lectures

Elena Elliniadou's curator insight, November 22, 9:01 AM

Δωρεάν φωτογραφίες, με άδεια πνευματικών δικαιωμάτων για παρουσιάσεις, ιστολόγια, αφίσες. 12 πηγές ενδιάφερουσες. Από μια γρήγορη ματιά μου άρεσαν οι σελίδες unsplash & gratisography. Ανάλογα όμως με το τι ψάχνετε θα βρείτε και στις υπόλοιπες 10 τη φωτογραφία που εκφράζει καλύτερα το μήνυμά σας!

Maria Lazaridou's curator insight, November 27, 6:20 AM

Εργαλεία πα΄ντα χρήσιμα για χρήση εντός και εκτός σχολείου

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The Secret Door - Step Through To The Unknown...

The Secret Door - Step Through To The Unknown... | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
Step through Safestyle's secret door and be transported to some of the most fancinating places across the globe...!

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This is fantastic, what a great stimulus for Geography lessons, creative writing, the possibilities are endless! Thanks for sharing @JoLaret

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Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code - theguardian.com

Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code - theguardian.com | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
I am a proud geek and father of three young children. I taught myself to code Basic at the age of 12 on my father’s Commodore 64, and I actively encourage my children to be enthused by the notion of building with digital tools. But I don’t necessarily agree with the notion that every child must learn how to code.

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A brilliant insight into what really matters when giving kids / parents opportunities to delve into the world of programming, thanks Christian Hernandez!

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asli telli's curator insight, October 23, 5:22 AM

Code, Program or both?

Susanne Sharkey's curator insight, October 23, 7:25 AM

Have been reading a lot about coding lately. "programming" as opposed to "coding"

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New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students - Learning in Hand

New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students - Learning in Hand | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

A"Learning in Hand Show #28 is about some of what's new in Apple's iOS 8.  Instead of showing you the major features you might already know about, I demonstrate the lesser known additions that teachers, students, and parents will be interested in."


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Great to have a summary aimed solely at educational functionality, thanks for sharing!

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Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents

Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
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Love a google suite add on, very useful, thanks www.freetech4teachers.com

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iPad Apps For Student Centers K-2 | Listly List

These are apps we brainstormed from Camp Plug & Play. Specifically for younger students to use independently at learning centers. | Patchworkz - HD, Little Writer - The Tracing App for Kids, Tens Frame, Count Sort, Number Line, by the Math Learning Center, Line 'em Up, Word Match - The Language Game, ABC Magnetic Alphabet: make and read words!, Fruits ABC Kids Free - Learning Fun, and SPELLING MAGIC-2

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Thanks for sharing, love a tried and tested app!

 

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Excellent Guides To Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Guides To Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
EasyBib helps educators provide students with the tools they need to do credible and ethical research, while allowing them to track student progress and understanding before they hand in their final paper. EasyBib has also been recently integrated into Google Docs allowing  students to easily and properly cite their resources with one single click.

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Such an important habit to establish in all learners, great to hear it's integrated into google docs!

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Jaana Ohtonen's curator insight, October 12, 9:14 AM

Instruktioner till att referera och citera material från Internet.

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adicionar a sua visão ...

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Use “Send Last Location” to Find a Lost iPhone Even If Battery is Dead - OSXDaily

Use “Send Last Location” to Find a Lost iPhone Even If Battery is Dead - OSXDaily | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

"One of the best things about Find My iPhone is the ability to, well, find your iPhone if you happen to misplace it. It’s a feature that every iOS device owner (and Mac users too) should have enabled on their devices, but up until now there has been a problem; when a devices battery runs out, so goes the ability to track the lost iPhone. That’s exactly what this setting in iOS 8 aims to resolve, and much like Find My iPhone, every iOS device owner should take a moment to enable this."


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What a brilliant tip! Thanks for sharing #JohnEvans

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Digital Passport by Common Sense Media

Digital Passport by Common Sense Media | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
The interactive, fun, and effective way to teach and test the basics of digital citizenship to 3rd-5th grade

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Common Sense Media is a brilliant addition to schools digital citizenship program

 

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

freeIn social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content. But there's one question we get asked quite often: Where can you find free, good quality images that are cleared to use for your blog posts or social media content?...


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Character Minutes's curator insight, August 15, 7:43 AM

Great list of  sites!

Carmen Arias 's curator insight, September 12, 11:36 AM

More free images sources

Gary Harwell's curator insight, October 26, 1:19 AM

More places for photos. Good!

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From Babysitter to Teacher: Setup Your Kids' Tablets for Creative Learning - Huffington Post

From Babysitter to Teacher: Setup Your Kids' Tablets for Creative Learning - Huffington Post | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
From Babysitter to Teacher: Setup Your Kids' Tablets for Creative Learning
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Educators around the world are embracing mobile learning in what is considered a relentless and inevitable march towards the 'flipped' classroom.

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An important summary to give parents a few options when faced with a technology onslaught!

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Gary Barclay's curator insight, July 29, 3:56 AM

Most iPads seem to be filled wth Games...this might offer an alternative?

Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, July 29, 12:46 PM

Lots of good learning opportunities with the portable devices - not just for YouTube!

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55% of recruiters reconsider job candidates after seeing their social profiles

55% of recruiters reconsider job candidates after seeing their social profiles | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
Are recruiters stalking your Facebook profile? The chances are good.

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A big lesson here for everyone!?! Thanks for sharing #drsusanbainbridge

 

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Nice Visual on The Ins and Outs of Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Nice Visual on The Ins and Outs of Professional Development ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

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All school leaders could learn from this... thanks for sharing Dr. Susan Bainbridge #weareteachers

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Miguel Damiani's curator insight, November 16, 9:17 PM

Infografía sobre el aprendizaje en clase

Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, November 17, 3:31 PM

Qué interesante sería que esto lo vieran los corruptos grupos de poder enquistados en la Universidad Peruana. Pero no lo verán, están ocupados tratando de ser Presidentes de la República.

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Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs

Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
Download fillable PDFs to help in planning an iMovie trailer project. Also
watch example trailers made by students and teachers, and read tips for
making movie trailers.

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A handy planning tool to help students collate their thoughts and storylines, thanks for sharing!

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Sue Osborne's curator insight, October 26, 6:00 PM

These are great!

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You can now import Book Creator books into iBooks Author - Book Creator app | Blog

You can now import Book Creator books into iBooks Author - Book Creator app | Blog | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

FanApple released an update to iBooks Author that allows you to import ePub files as a new book project.


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Fantastic, am already such a big fan of this amazingly simple to use book creating app!! Thanks for sharing

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The State of Educational Blogging 2014 - The Edublogger

The State of Educational Blogging 2014 - The Edublogger | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

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A brilliant summary of all things bloggy and the comparisons and evaluation of various platforms is so helpful! Thanks for sharing...

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GwynethJones's curator insight, October 19, 7:48 PM

Just fascinating! 

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Codarica - Coding for Young Learners

Codarica - Coding for Young Learners | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

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Developing coding K-6 - let's play! Thanks for sharing!

 

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Pros and Cons of Social Media Usage for Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Pros and Cons of Social Media Usage for Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
Social media has several advantages for students.

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great to include this in Parent / Community presentation nights!

 

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How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips

How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

"Audio recordings can definitely support students who have trouble reading directions or need extra help with new vocabulary words.  I’ve shared one way to make QR codes talk to students but if you’d like to add your own voice to a QR code, here’s how:"


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Thank you John! I can think of dozens of ways I can use this with K-2 students already! @joevans

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, October 14, 3:25 AM

Enriching QR codes turns them into an even more powerful educational tool.

Ramon Pavia's curator insight, October 14, 5:38 AM

Awesome educational...

Don Breedwell's curator insight, December 17, 8:22 PM

This is great for students who can use an and iPad to allow them to "hear" a message, set of instructions repeatedly, or repeat passages for memorization. Definitely something for Special Needs students too. 

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5 Powerful iPad Apps to Help Teachers Organize Their Workflow ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Powerful iPad Apps to Help Teachers Organize Their Workflow ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
There are now a wide variety of iPad apps that you can use to organize your life and create an effective workflow. In this regard, I handpicked for you some really interesting apps that you should definitely consider to enhance your productivity. These apps provide a bunch of excellent features such as : easy ways to create to-do lists, scheduled notifications, reminders, notifications of upcoming tasks and events, and many more. Some of these apps are also integrated with Google and Google Apps accounts .

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Love a bit of organisational brilliance! Thanks for sharing @joevans

 

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Guide to Google Apps for the iPad - Infographic

Guide to Google Apps for the iPad - Infographic | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it

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Ness Crouch's curator insight, September 13, 4:02 PM

This infographic is useful because of the ideas for how it should be used and how it can be used.

Sarah Ogden's curator insight, September 15, 10:24 PM

Terrific for getting our new users organized! 

Bev Jones's curator insight, December 9, 2:27 AM

@CareerCollegeT @HughBaird  Useful Apps for IPads

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Top Mistakes Leaders Make - Great Leaders Serve

Top Mistakes Leaders Make - Great Leaders Serve | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
The top mistakes leaders make. Are you making any of these?

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all leaders and those who want to lead should print this out and refer to it regularly

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Dixie Binford's curator insight, August 14, 11:31 AM

Great list for self-reflection then action.

Denise Lombardo's curator insight, August 14, 5:37 PM

Great advice and timely reminders to heed and to share...

AnnC's curator insight, August 15, 11:30 PM

"Many organizations are over-managed and under-led."

"Focus on results AND relationships."

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School libraries must be 'fit for purpose' says cross-party report from MPs

School libraries must be 'fit for purpose' says cross-party report from MPs | Transliteracy & eLearning | Scoop.it
Libraries All Party Parliamentary Group says 'it is vital that all schools have a good library to ensure children develop essential literacy and digital literacy skills'
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Makes it all worthwhile!!!

Cheers for brilliant TL's!

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