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Five Ways to Improve Education through Technology

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This short United-Eye Productions video employs free-style animation to show five key ways that education is improved by technology: 

Global learning
Game-based learning
Virtual worlds, digital simulations, and models
Mobile learning
Real-tim ...

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: PBS LearningMedia

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PBS Learning Media, a free service for teachers, students and parents that offers over 14,000 digital resources for use in the classroom and home. Check it out now!


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Robert Sims's curator insight, March 12, 2013 9:38 AM

Some really great FREE resources here!  Thanks PBS!

 

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Export PowerPoint slides as web pages

Export PowerPoint slides as web pages | Web 2.0 for Educators | Scoop.it
Many a times, you need to export your PowerPoint presentations as web pages and put them out for the world to see.
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Using technology in the classroom the right way

Using technology in the classroom the right way | Web 2.0 for Educators | Scoop.it
One of the things that I see happen far too often is people stressing over how they are going to create lessons around the new piece of technology they hav (RT @tomwhitby: Using technology in the classroom the right way by @thenerdyteacher Nick Provezano...

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I couldn't agree more.  So many teachers get intimidated by the fact they feel they need to use everything.  Then they shut down.  Even starting small and slowly integrating the technology until you are comfortable would suffice. Build out from there.  

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Kidblog.org - Blogs for Teachers and Students

Kidblog.org is designed for elementary and middle school teachers who want to provide each student with their own, unique blog.



Kidblog's simple, yet powerful tools allow students to publish posts and participate in discussions within a secure classroom blogging community. Teachers maintain complete control over student blogs.


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I love this tool!  What a great way to teach your students 21st century skills!  Teachers and students collaborating and sharing their ideas about topics online.  The best part is you get to decide what gets published and what does not. 

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Nicole Valiente's curator insight, May 14, 4:16 PM

This site looks very "elementary" friendly. I love the idea of utilizing blogs during Writing instruction!