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iPads vs. PCs in Teaching

iPads vs. PCs in Teaching | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
IntroductionThis is an opinion piece for the pros and cons of using both iPads and the traditional PCs in teaching. Since I am beginning my fourth year of using an iPad in my classes, I thought it ...
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How Do You Setup An Interactive Classroom? via @TeacherToolkit

How Do You Setup An Interactive Classroom? via @TeacherToolkit | Digital Learning | Scoop.it

Technology should enhance all learning, rather than just adding it as an extra resource to use within the classroom. How do you view technology? Is an aid to

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Media Literacy: Five Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News

Media Literacy: Five Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News | Digital Learning | Scoop.it

In an era of national attention to what's real and what isn't, we asked educators to share their strategies for helping students sort out fact from fiction.

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Is Technology Being Integrated Effectively?

Is Technology Being Integrated Effectively? | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
A blog about digital leadership, pedagogy, learning, and transformative change in education.
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5 Ways to Encourage Teachers to Use Technology | Tech Learning

5 Ways to Encourage Teachers to Use Technology | Tech Learning | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators. Site contains a Software Reviews Database, articles from Technology & Learning Magazine, articles from Educators in Educators' eZine, Event and Contest listings, Reader suggested Web sites, and weekly news updates on education technology leaders." />
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Banning mobile phones at school 'moving in the wrong direction'

Banning mobile phones at school 'moving in the wrong direction' | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Academic says rather than looking to ban technology and "demonise" it, parents
should pay more attention on how their children interact
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Looking forward what the bigger study might show.
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3 tips for mobile pedagogy in the classroom

3 tips for mobile pedagogy in the classroom | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
The integration of mobile technology in classrooms is no longer just a nice-to-have option in learning and development. Indeed, it has now become an essential part of the educational process for the 21st century generation…
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Digital Detox - The Mutton Club

Digital Detox - The Mutton Club | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Are your eyes itchy, burning, or blurry? Shoulders ache from hunching over a computer? Are you checking your phone constantly? Time for a digital detox!
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Do I need to introduce the Digital Detox to focus everybody on Digital Learning?
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Pro-Test Song

Pro-Test Song | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
After receiving an email during the week informing me that I had been chosen by Microsoft Education as a Surface Expert for 2016, I have started to reflect more on the use of the device in the classroom. As well as this, it has been watching a colleague (who came from a centre of excellence…
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21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom

21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom
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6 Ways Microsoft technology helps foster creativity and critical thinking skills - Microsoft in Education Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs

6 Ways Microsoft technology helps foster creativity and critical thinking skills - Microsoft in Education Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
At Microsoft, we believe providing quality education to the 1.4 billion students around the world is essential to the future of our society. Effective, immersive learning experiences inspire students to demonstrate creative thinking. The right technology can empower education, inspire learning anywhere, and unlock the potential of students, educators, and schools. To make this technology available worldwide we partner with education communities, delivering solutions, services and programs that enhance learning and school management.

Microsoft in education empowers educators to:

• Inspire students to create and demonstrate critical thinking
• Learn anytime, anywhere
• Prepare students for their futures
• Transform and modernize schools and college campuses
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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Vicki Davis, in the first half of a pro-and-con discussion about social media in the classroom, positions it as a vital life skill and provides 12 positive examples of classroom use.
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50 Ways EdTech Benefits Teachers and Students

50 Ways EdTech Benefits Teachers and Students | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
By Tom Vander Ark - There are at least 50 ways new EdTech tools are helping teachers to create new learning environments and experiences for students.
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iPad Apps to Help Students with Their Homework and Class Management ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad Apps to Help Students with Their Homework and Class Management ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
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Alexa: Your New Teacher Assistant - TechNotes Blog - TCEA

Alexa: Your New Teacher Assistant - TechNotes Blog - TCEA | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Get a jump start on Alexa, one of the newest technologies, and how it can be used in your classroom to reinforce content and fun!
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Checklist: Skills and Tools for Digitally-Literate Teachers

Do you have what it takes to be a digitally-literate teacher? Check these 14 required skills — and a few more for extra credit.

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Digital Intelligence & 21st Century Skills

Digital Intelligence & 21st Century Skills | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Blog: Our children view technology differently, they expect to be connected and they turn to mobile and tablet devices for entertainment.
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Mobile phone bans 'improve school exam results' - BBC News

Mobile phone bans 'improve school exam results' - BBC News | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Banning mobile phones from schools has the effect of providing pupils with an extra week's education over an academic year, researchers say.
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Is the extra week gained lost by working less efficient or are evenings spend catching up on all social media missed  - playing devil's advocate...
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Social media 'outstrips TV' as news source for young people - BBC News

Social media 'outstrips TV' as news source for young people - BBC News | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Social media and smartphones are becoming the main news source for young people, according to a major report into the future of news.
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Are we preparing young people correctly?
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ICTmagic EdTech & UKEdResources Update: May 2016

ICTmagic EdTech & UKEdResources Update: May 2016 | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
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Latest Digital Educational Tools, Sites & Apps from @ICTMagic
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TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century -

TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century - | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century by Terry Heick We know that thinking in the 21st century seems different. What about teaching? Aside from the presence of dizzying technologies, added pressure for data-based improvements, and a persistent call for innovation, how is teaching different [...]
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Camille Flores's curator insight, May 29, 2016 10:27 PM
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A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic

A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
A Taxonomy Tree: A Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Graphic
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Strategies for Integrating Technology into Your Classroom | Foundation Academy Technology

This past Thursday and Friday I was at the Florida Educator's Technology Convention (FETC). This truly is the premiere ed tech conference. Thousands of K-20 educators, administrators, and district officials descended on the south concourse of the Orlando Convention Center to participate and present their experiences and best practices in educational technology. Additionally, hundreds of…
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Interesting point about Instructional Designer and Instructional Technologist in schools

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Teacher's Guide to Teaching Using Social Media

Teacher's Guide to Teaching Using Social Media | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
This infographic profiling a teacher's guide to social media was produced by Online Colleges, and appeared on EdTech Digest.
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The iPad as the Teacher’s Pet | Teaching Ideas

The iPad as the Teacher’s Pet | Teaching Ideas | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
See more about Teachers Pet, Teaching and Pets.
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The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education -- Campus Technology

The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education -- Campus Technology | Digital Learning | Scoop.it
Makerspaces, wearable technologies and adaptive learning technologies are three of the six technologies that will have a profound impact on higher education within the next five years, according to the NMC Horizon Report: 2015 Higher Education Edition, released today by the New Media Consortium and the Educause Learning Initiative.
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