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Doodle Buddy - Instructional Technology

Doodle Buddy - Instructional Technology | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Instructional Technology at High Point University.
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Mark McLendon's curator insight, June 17, 2014 11:01 AM

This seems like a great app for students who need to physically touch the work that they are doing.  For example I have one student who struggles when doing math with a pen and paper but seems to do much better at a chalk or white board.  This app would allow him to work on a "smart white board that would fit at his desk."

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Transformative or just flashy educational tools?

Transformative or just flashy educational tools? | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it

There are a couple tools out now that I see bantered around in educational circles that I just hate! And there are some pretty awesome tools out there that are being used in rather old and traditional ways, and I don’t hate the tool, but I hate the use of them.


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100 Inspiring Ways to Use Social Media In the Classroom » Online Universities

100 Inspiring Ways to Use Social Media In the Classroom » Online Universities | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Social media may have started out as a fun way to connect with friends, but it has evolved to become a powerful tool for education and business.
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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and interesting…...
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Retro Future Ads For Facebook, YouTube & Skype

Retro Future Ads For Facebook, YouTube & Skype | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Sao Paulo ad agency Moma Propaganda created a wondeful series of retro future ads for Facebook, YouTube and Skype as part of the "Everything Ages Fa...
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Facebook Apps for eLearning

Facebook Apps for eLearning | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Facebook has been making many inroads into education over the last few years. Many institutions are using Facebook sites to publicize events on campus, as well as to aid in their recruiting.
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Tweet, Tweet, Go the Kindergartners – SchoolBook

Tweet, Tweet, Go the Kindergartners – SchoolBook | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Three days a week, as the school day draws to a close, Jennifer Aaron's kindergarten class at P.S. 150 in Manhattan sits down to compose a message about what they have been doing all day.
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T3 Training

Teacher Tech Training (T3) was developed as a resource for teachers who want to know more about using technology with students. Tech tools can be used to encourage deeper reflection in learning, critical thinking, and problem solving.

 

T3 incorporates community building features that allow users to friend other users and follow friends’ activity on the site. We encourage discussion and interaction among users on the site and look forward to learning from everyone here.

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13 ways Twitter Improves Education

13 ways Twitter Improves Education | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Twitter can easily be dismissed as a waste of time in the elementary school classroom. Students will get distracted. Students will see tweets they shouldn’t at their age. How does one manage ...
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Facebook In The Classroom. Seriously. | Emerging Education Technology

Facebook In The Classroom. Seriously. | Emerging Education Technology | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Do Popular Social Networking Applications Have A Place In The Classroom? A Growing Number Of Educators Say 'Yes'.
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Twitter: 6 Ways To Get More Out Of It

Twitter: 6 Ways To Get More Out Of It | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Susan Mayes Ostrander | The Daily Muse Congrats: you graduated Twitter 101 cum laude.
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How teachers use social media in the classroom to beef up instruction

How teachers use social media in the classroom to beef up instruction | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Sites like Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest are helping teachers and students communicate and share knowledge.
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VIDEO: Getting Started With Pinterest

Are you a teacher looking to get started with Pinterest? Learn how to get started with a new account and create boards you can use with your students to jump...
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Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 20 Web 2.0 Sites that does not Require Sto

Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 20 Web 2.0 Sites that does not Require Sto | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it

A lot of subscription based or Ed Tech sites require a student email address to create an account which can become a BIG issue when dealing w/ CIPA compliance, because a majority of students to not have a school email account. That being said, there are still a number of Web 2.0 sites that do not require a student email address to create an account.

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Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest

Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Using social media in schools doesn't have to be scary, says Matt Britland.
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Teach123: Have you used Pinterest with your class yet?

Teach123: Have you used Pinterest with your class yet? | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it

While it's true that many teachers are already using Pinterest to "file away" lessons we want to try in the future, how many of us have thought of its application in the classroom?

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Ten ways schools are using social media effectively | eSchool News

Ten ways schools are using social media effectively | eSchool News | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
To understand how social media, an almost integral part of our current culture, can benefit K-12 schools and districts, we asked eSchool News readers: “Name one way you use social networking in your school/district.
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Facebook Apps for eLearning | TOPYX Social LMS

Facebook Apps for eLearning | TOPYX Social LMS | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
TOPYX is a revolutionary eLearning solution that incorporates Facebook and other social networking resources right into the learning platform to enhance the learner's experience (social LMS).
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Do schools have the right to expel students for tweets? | ZDNet

Do schools have the right to expel students for tweets? | ZDNet | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it
Swear in a school corridor, detention. Swear on Twitter, expulsion.
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10 Must-Learn Lessons For Twitter Newbies - AllTwitter

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10 Must-Learn Lessons For Twitter Newbies...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways to Watch Videos & Discuss Them in Real-time Online

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Ways to Watch Videos & Discuss Them in Real-time Online | Web 2.0 tools in the classroom | Scoop.it

Three Ways to Watch Videos & Discuss Them in Real-time Online

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Liveblog with G-Snap!: An Interactive Liveblogging Platform

A live blog brings breaking news and events to life for your audience. G-Snap!
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