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Podcast: What You Didn’t Know About Apple Apps

Podcast: What You Didn’t Know About Apple Apps | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Christopher Welch discusses the hottest most popular apps in this podcast about the way people use their mobile phones. (Want to hear an interview full of vital iDevice #iOSapps?
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Microsoft buys Flipgrid. Now Free for Educational Use

Microsoft buys Flipgrid. Now Free for Educational Use | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The video discussion platform Flipgrid, has been bought by Microsoft, who immediately announced that the tool will now be free to all educators.
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Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom –

Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you don’t use educational technology, you’re not a cool teacher. Whether you like it or not, that’s how today’s students see it. They are growing up with all kinds of tech tools by their side, and they are thrilled to see technology involved in the educational process.
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Tons of Free Math Textbooks for Teachers

Tons of Free Math Textbooks for Teachers | 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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Using Book Creator in the High School Classroom

Using Book Creator in the High School Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
We're pleased to announce the next in our series of Book Creator ebooks. High School teacher Michael Hernandez shares his insight and ideas for making the most of Book Creator as a digital storytelling tool in high schools.
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Check for Understanding with Book Creator

Check for Understanding with Book Creator | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
How do you check for understanding in your classroom? There are lots of ways for students to “show what they know.” In any subject area or grade level, your students can use Book Creator for daily updates, journaling, and to share their progress creating projects.
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FlipGrid Acquired By Microsoft

FlipGrid Acquired By Microsoft | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Teacher Favorite FlipGrid Acquired By Microsoft
FlipGrid is a video sharing edtech startup out of Minneapolis created by Dr. Charlie Miller while he was teaching at the University of Minnesota. Miller was capturing video abroad and wanted a way to share it and the rest as they say is history.
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Some of The Best Apps for Teaching World History

Some of The Best Apps for Teaching World History | 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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One Question We Should Always Ask When Implementing Technology into Classrooms –

One Question We Should Always Ask When Implementing Technology into Classrooms – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
In 2014, and in my book, “The Innovator’s Mindset,” I wrote about the notion of “school vs.learning,” and it was summarized in the image below by Sylvia Duckworth: Th…...
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Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.You might also be interested in The Best Articles …...
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Wacky Machines Offer Problem-Solving Fun

Wacky Machines Offer Problem-Solving Fun | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Contraption MakerSolve problems, puzzles, brain teasers while creating wacky machinesPros: Full-featured puzzle game offers ample opportunities for building...
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“Best” Lists Of The Week: Responding To Student Trauma | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

“Best” Lists Of The Week: Responding To Student Trauma | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
  This is the twentieth post in a weekly series I’m creating that will highlight the Best “Best” lists in a particular topic I have posted over the years.You can see all those lists at the bo…...
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Backchannels in the Classroom 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet

Backchannels in the Classroom 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
7 alternatives to TodaysMeet - Each option has different advantages and limitations, but all of them have great free options, don’t require students to create accounts, and are easy to use. Nick's Picks for Classroom Backchannels.
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9 Great TED Ed Videos to Uuse in Your Class

9 Great TED Ed Videos to Uuse in Your Class | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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The Best Ed Tech Resources Of 2018 – So Far | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

The Best Ed Tech Resources Of 2018 – So Far | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
  I publish a regular series called Ed Tech Digest, and I thought it would useful to readers and to me to review them and highlight the ones I think are the best of the year.You might also be…...
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iOS 12: How to change audio quality in Voice Memos

iOS 12: How to change audio quality in Voice Memos | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Voice Memos app for iOS got a major revamp with iOS 12. With this comes a new design, but also new features as well.One of those new features is the ability to change the audio quality of your…...
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15 Tools for Animation

15 Tools for Animation | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you’re interested in creating content to promote your product or service, think about making a cartoon.Producing animation has several advantages over...
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Some of The Best Science Apps for Young Learners

Some of The Best Science Apps for Young Learners | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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The Case for PDFs in Class

The Case for PDFs in Class | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The biggest reason teachers report for NOT liking cloud accounts has nothing to do with money, security, or privacy. It’s that they aren’t reliable.No matter how many redundancies are …...
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Using Cartoons to Spark Engagement in the Classroom

Using Cartoons to Spark Engagement in the Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveFor generations, cartoons and comics have been used for entertainment purposes, but what if they were used for more? Today, educators are using cartoons as a unique way to spark engagement in the classroom. According to Teach.com, “Emerging research shows that comics and graphic novels are motivating, support struggling readers, enrich the skills of accomplished readers and are highly effective at teaching sometimes dull or dry material in subject areas such as science and social studies.” Students enjoy viewing comics, discussing comics, and creating comics. If you are new to the idea of using cartoons in the classroom, …
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11 Good Chemistry Apps for High School Students

11 Good Chemistry Apps for High School Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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Tips for Using Nearpod with Early Learners

Tips for Using Nearpod with Early Learners | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Can you use Nearpod with early learners? You bet! This year I’ve had the chance to visit classrooms and work with teachers in different parts of the country.
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Top EdTech Update Differentiated Instruction Professional Learning Content for Wed.Jun 13, 2018

Top EdTech Update Differentiated Instruction Professional Learning Content for Wed.Jun 13, 2018 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Richard Byrne from Free Technology for Teachers From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Richard Byrne, author of Free Technology for Teachers, was a history teacher. It shows.
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4 Powerful Ways to Use Games in eLearning

4 Powerful Ways to Use Games in eLearning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveLearning games provide greater benefits than passing the time in class or entertaining students to keep them occupied. Experienced teachers know that using games in the classroom can invigorate interest in learning, so why wouldn’t eLearning incorporate using gaming in digital...
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The Essential Guide to the Use of Skype in Education

The Essential Guide to the Use of Skype in Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveMany educators don’t realize that Skype could be a valuable classroom asset that gives students lots of new opportunities to learn. When you hear about Skype, you most likely think of video calls that you might make in your spare time. However, there is an entire world of untapped resources available through Skype for your school. If you have been trying to incorporate new ideas into your classroom, signing up for a Microsoft Educator Community membership might be a smart move. You can give your students access to tons of resources and real-world experiences that will deepen their …
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Free Technology for Teachers: 10 Good Templates for Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts Lessons

Free Technology for Teachers: 10 Good Templates for Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts Lessons | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Earlier this week I published a post about Read Write Think's theme poem online activity. Obviously, that activity is a great fit for
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