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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) - LiveBinder

This binder contains resources for educators who want to learn more about BYOD via @SNewco

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10 Classroom-Ready Computational Thinking Resources for K-12

10 Classroom-Ready Computational Thinking Resources for K-12 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Dacia Jones - It is imperative that students are prepared for the future of work. Computational thinking will help students learn and master 21st-century skills. Computational thinking can guide students through a series of steps, similar to an algorithm, to solve open-ended problems.
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The 7 Best Free Mac Apps You should Download Right Now

The 7 Best Free Mac Apps You should Download Right Now | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Whether you are using smartphones or Mac computer, no device is perfect without using proper apps. From photo editing to productivity, communication to team management, we will get apps for any purpose.
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16 Reasons To Learn A Language Through Story

16 Reasons To Learn A Language Through Story | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Have ever considered how you could learn a language through story? You might not even think it’s possible! But from all my years of teaching and learning languages, I’ve found that a language learning method based on input - stories in particular - is the most powerful of all. In this article, you'll learn why.
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Make a Splash with Unsplash

Make a Splash with Unsplash | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Images are an important part of any multimedia work, and it is key that students understand that not every image is free for the taking. Teaching kids to be ethical digital citizens means we need to help them find and cite legally usable media.
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Technology in the Classroom: The Case for PDFs

Technology in the Classroom: The Case for PDFs | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
10 things to consider when evaluating PDF vs. cloud-based resources.
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Simple, Free App Teaches Fitness for a Lifetime

Simple, Free App Teaches Fitness for a Lifetime | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Sworkit KidsFun, customizable workout app helps kids get fit[Manage & Organize All Steps of Project-Based Learning]Pros: Customizable workouts and settings,...
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Baseball Americana: Baseball’s Greatest Hits | Library of Congress Blog

Baseball Americana: Baseball’s Greatest Hits | Library of Congress Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Post about baseball sheet music.
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Three Ways to Make Your Own Virtual Reality Tours

Three Ways to Make Your Own Virtual Reality Tours | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Last week Google released a new tool for creating your virtual reality tours that can be viewed in either your web browser or in a Google Cardboard VR viewer. This free tool is called Tour Creator.
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Explore History of the Greatest War

Explore History of the Greatest War | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
National WWII MuseumHigh-quality resources and activities offer an in-depth studyPros: Students will enjoy the online exhibits and activities; teachers will...
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The Best Web Tools for Making Fast Formative Assessments

The Best Web Tools for Making Fast Formative Assessments | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you're into making fast formative assessments that are also accurate and informative, look no further than these tools suggested by Vicki Davis from Edutopia.
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Educator collaboration made this free book possible –

Educator collaboration made this free book possible – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A few months ago I wrote about Book Creator and how they have opened up collaboration on their online Chrome based platform for Book Creator. My immediate thoughts were (in this order): Awesome Whe…
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Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: My new friend, Cue!

Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: My new friend, Cue! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I have had the chance to use Wonder Workshop's Dot, Dash, and Cue robots at various conference sessions. But these sessions were always gu...
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Guest Post: “ELL Student Engagement: Learning from Immigrant Perspectives” | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Guest Post: “ELL Student Engagement: Learning from Immigrant Perspectives” | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Raquel Ríos, PhD Raquel Ríos, PhD is an education consultant and author of the book Teacher Agency for Equity: A Framework for Conscientious Engagement (Routledge, 2017).She started her career …...
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What Does the Future Ready Teacher Look Like?

What Does the Future Ready Teacher Look Like? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveYou might be tempted to dismiss the idea of the “future ready teacher” as just the latest bit of shallow jargon or the newest passing fad in education, but before you do, dig a little deeper into the movement and you’ll find a wealth of resources designed to help education stake...
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15 of The Best YouTube Channels for Learning English curated by Educators' technology

15 of The Best YouTube Channels for Learning English curated by Educators' technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Nowadays, the use of youtube has increase around the world, specially, with the appearance of the "youtubers". For that reason, this article provides 15 different youtube channels for learning English. These channels can be used by teachers and students. For instance, teachers can use content from these videos in order to enrich and vary your lessons, and students can explore this channels in order to expose themselves to native language and authentic material.

This article provides essencial infomation for me as an English teacher in development due to the fact that it exposes 15 different youtube channels for learning English. First, these channels contain different information that I can include in my future lessons. Besides, they have authentic material which sometimes is difficult to find. Finally, these sources give me the possibility to teach English in a different and innovative way.
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Teachers of Tomorrow, Listen Up! 6 iPad Apps That'll Transform Your English Classroom

Teachers of Tomorrow, Listen Up! 6 iPad Apps That'll Transform Your English Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Today's English teachers are lucky! With tools like these 6 English classroom iPad apps, creative and effective lessons are a tap away.
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Free eBook: Your Micro Guide On Content Curation For eLearning

Free eBook: Your Micro Guide On Content Curation For eLearning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Get a Free PDF Download! Get the Free eBook - Your Micro Guide On Content Curation For eLearning and discover insights on Content Creation definition, benefits, and more specifically, how it can be integrated into your learning strategy.
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Get Kids in the Community and Change the World - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Place-Based Ed, place-based education

Get Kids in the Community and Change the World - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Place-Based Ed, place-based education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
It has become apparent that basic literacies are no longer enough. Students must find ways to apply, own, and direct how literacy and problem-solving skills are used. A look at place-based education and how it's doing just that while also building capacity for citizenship.
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7 Strategies I Use When Students Make Apps (or Do Genius Projects)

Now, while I’m talking about making apps, this applies to passion projects, making movies, any long-term projects where students brainstorm and create.
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Class Tech Tips: Can an App Spark Student Curiosity?

Class Tech Tips: Can an App Spark Student Curiosity? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Regular readers of this blog know I love the phrase tasks before apps.So when talking about curiosity in the classroom, can there really be an app or website...
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Excellent Videos on Hawaii Volcanos to Share with Students

Excellent Videos on Hawaii Volcanos to Share with Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I love YouTube and specifically having YouTube on our family AppleTV.Last night I discovered a series of excellent videos on YouTube about the recent spike in volcanic activity in Hawaii on the Bi…...
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Digital footprint? Try digital tattoo, experts say

Digital footprint? Try digital tattoo, experts say | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A digital tattoo, much like a body tattoo, has permanence, and online information is never truly gone, according to experts.
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6 Must-Have Creation Tools for the BYOD Classroom

6 Must-Have Creation Tools for the BYOD Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Are you a BYOD classroom? Check out SIX of my favorite tools for classroom with any type of technology - Chromebooks, iPads, web browsers you name it!
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Google 'Tour Creator' Lets You Build VR Tours Using Streetview & Your Own 360 Photos –

Google 'Tour Creator' Lets You Build VR Tours Using Streetview & Your Own 360 Photos – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Google today launched Tour Creator, a web-based tool that lets you easily build a VR ‘tour’ using imagery from Google Street View and even your own 360 photos. The company released the tool as a part of Teacher Appreciation Week, showcasing it in rural communities in across the US.
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How Does Technology Immersion Shape the Brain?

How Does Technology Immersion Shape the Brain? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveDo you wonder what all of the screen time we have is really doing to our brains? As edtech continues to rise in prominence throughout the world, this is an important question that researchers are paying attention to.
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