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Some Schools Giving Desks the Boot

Some Schools Giving Desks the Boot | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it

Teachers who are interested in helping students to learn in new ways also are looking at the environments they create, such as getting rid of the traditional desk-and-chair design of a classroom.


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Power Up: Apps for Kids with Special Needs and Learning Differences | Common Sense Media

Power Up: Apps for Kids with Special Needs and Learning Differences | Common Sense Media | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
Power Up: Common Sense Media's guide to nearly 100 great apps for kids ages 2-17 who have special needs and learning differences.

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What is outstanding teaching and learning?

What is outstanding teaching and learning? | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it

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321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology

321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
Would you be interested in the ultimate list of free tools for teachers? At the following post you will found 321 Free Tools for Teachers separated in 18 educational technology categories. Enjoy! F...

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12 Ways To Share Almost Any File With Your Students

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12 Ways To Share Almost Any File With Your Students

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5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love and Your Peers Will Envy

5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love and Your Peers Will Envy | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
These Fun, Free Web Applications Make it Quick and Easy to Create Cool Learning Content (Watch out Though, Other Teachers Will be Banging Down Your Door Looking

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Educational Web Tools to Help Your Better Integrate Technology in Your Teaching ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Educational Web Tools to Help Your Better Integrate Technology in Your Teaching ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it

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QR Wild

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This site lets you create QR Code scavenger hunts quickly and easily. The basic account is free and all you need is a smart phone, any QR code reader and a login for the site. Make clues with pictures or link to other websites.
http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools


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Lee Hall's curator insight, February 17, 9:58 AM

Add some fun to your curriculum. The students can be hunting information while changing classes or eating lunch.

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Why We Can't Wait to Close the School Achievement Gap - Huffington Post

Why We Can't Wait to Close the School Achievement Gap - Huffington Post | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
Why We Can't Wait to Close the School Achievement Gap Huffington Post The achievement gap also focuses on the gaps that exist among students from different socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds including English Language Learners and students with...

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Justine Hughes's curator insight, January 22, 7:48 PM

Relevant to New Zealand?  How does it read and what are your thoughts given the announcement from the NZ government today...

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How To Understand Anything Using The Inquiry Process - Edudemic

How To Understand Anything Using The Inquiry Process - Edudemic | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
Like Iron Man soaring out of the sky to save the day, the inquiry process can help save your tail when tasked with learning just about anything.

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The Teacher's Guides To Technology And Learning - Edudemic

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We've gone through hundreds of resources to assemble these guides which are meant to help you learn, teach, and share as much as possible.

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Learning Stories - Part 2 - blog of proximal development

Learning Stories - Part 2 - blog of proximal development | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it

I'm working on assessment again and it's connection to teacher professional development. This blog entry explores the role of learning stories in assessment.

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What Teaching Writing In The 21st Century Might Look Like

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What Teaching Writing In The 21st Century Might Look Like

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21st century learning environments

A glimpse at learning spaces of the past and present, with questions about what we would like education to look like for the next century.

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Simon Bell's curator insight, January 15, 2013 10:39 PM

And interesting insight into the future of education and technology.

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The SAMR Model Explained By Students - YouTube

This video "The SAMR Model Explained By Students" was created to give teachers a broad overview of Ruben R. Puentedura's SAMR framework for technology integr...

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Digital Learning Portfolio Guide for Teachers

Digital Learning Portfolio Guide for Teachers | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
September 23, 2014
Here is a great find I don't want you to miss. This is a step by step guide on how to incorporate digital learning portfolios in the classroom.This guide is created by Rudy Blanco...

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, September 23, 12:18 PM

This is a good starting point for using portfolios. It provides information into the various kinds of portfolios which can be looked at more closely depending on need.

 

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, September 24, 7:23 AM

Love the focus on reflection, feedback, evaluation.

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What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction

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What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction

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50 Inspiring TED Talks For Teachers: An Updated List For 2014

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50 Inspiring TED Talks For Teachers: An Updated List For 2014

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Creative Visualizations of Bloom's Taxonomies!

This is an organic SlideShare presentation discovering the juiciest visualizations of Bloom's taxonomies (old and revised). If the collection is missing a j...

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10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Trying New Technology - Edudemic

10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Trying New Technology - Edudemic | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
Yesterday, we looked at an infographic that looked at the implementation of a blended learning program. It talked about how to set yourself up for success when implementing blended learning, what some attributes of a great blended learning program are, and drivers of blended learning. The drivers of blended learning was sort of buried towards …

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10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani

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What is innovative teaching? The answer is always changing. Here's a list of ways we can innovate while technology, standards, and content all change.

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Striking a Balance: Digital Tools and Distraction in School | Edutopia

Striking a Balance: Digital Tools and Distraction in School | Edutopia | What Makes 21st Century Teacher | Scoop.it
In a similar article, With Tech Tools, How Should Teachers Tackle Multitasking in Class?, author Holly Korbey explores research around student study habits and talks to veteran teachers about their experiences with students ...

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The Other 21st Century Skills

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Many have attempted to identify the skills important for a learner today in this era of the 21st century (I know it is an overused phrase).  I have an affinity towards the skills identified by Tony...

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Technology Integration Matrix

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The Technology Integration Matrix is an interesting resource.  For the experienced teacher who is using technology well, it offers a confirmation that things are done well.  For the teacher struggl...

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markwcarbone's curator insight, May 13, 2013 9:25 PM

Similar to SAMR. There are good ideas here - have a look. ~Mark

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Using Moodle 2.2: Tutorial videos

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If you use Moodle as your VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) of choice you're not alone. The latest statistics from the Moodle community site are impressive: over 1 million teachers and over 68 million students in 232 countries use it.

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