Collaboration in Schools
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What is collaboration? Why is it important in education? How can we implement it in schools?
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Emerging Trends in Education: Collaborative Tools and Technology

This video talks about the need to shift from a classroom revolving around the teacher to helping students to work together to learn and create, helping them to learn now and to work with others in the future.

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Writing a novel the “wiki” way

Writing a novel the “wiki” way | Collaboration in Schools | Scoop.it

This was a worldwide project, but writing a "novel" as a class project would be really cool for an English class.  What an interesting use of wikis!

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Collaboration Tools

This article explains the benefits of using technology for collaboration, as well as the benefits of project-based learning.  The last two pages have lists of different collaborative tools.

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Wikis in Plain English

This video explains using wikis to create group web pages.  This tool is especially good for classes or group presentations.

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MindMaps - Collaborative Tools

MindMaps - Collaborative Tools | Collaboration in Schools | Scoop.it

This wiki has tons of collaborative tools that can be used in the library and classroom.

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K-12 – Google Apps for Education

K-12 – Google Apps for Education | Collaboration in Schools | Scoop.it

Google's website for using their apps in education.  The videos from each school explain how they use Google Apps in their schools.

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VoiceThread - Conversations in the cloud

VoiceThread is GREAT for creating collaborative presentations.  A VoiceThread can have images, video, sound, and text.  Different users can add comments to create a dynamic presentation.  

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Google Docs in Plain English

Why are GoogleDocs better for collaboration than plain emails?  This video explains.

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