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20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading

20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading by TeachThought Staff As anyone with a toddler knows, iPads can be addictive for children. They seem t
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Free Technology for Teachers: Capture Student Ideas with VideoNot.es & Google Classroom

Free Technology for Teachers: Capture Student Ideas with VideoNot.es & Google Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @EdTechTeacher21: Capture Student Ideas with VideoNot.es & #GoogleClassroom from @AvraRachel https://t.co/4jreYL5vyi #GAFE #iledchat htt…
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Kid President Creator Talks Student Voice, Video in the Classroom, and Beyonce (EdSurge News)

Kid President Creator Talks Student Voice, Video in the Classroom, and Beyonce (EdSurge News) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Want to listen to the full interview? Check out our Kid President interview on the EdSurge On Air podcast!
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20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading

20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
20 iPad Apps To Teach Elementary Reading by TeachThought Staff As anyone with a toddler knows, iPads can be addictive for children. They seem t
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Apps in Action: Creating engaging presentations with Adobe Slate

Apps in Action: Creating engaging presentations with Adobe Slate | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For me, one of the best things about using mobile technology in the classroom is that it allows users to create and share amazing content that previously would have been impossible.
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A Handy Chart Featuring Some of The Best Tools and Apps for Creating Educational Screencasts ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Handy Chart Featuring Some of The Best Tools and Apps for Creating Educational Screencasts #edtech #ipaded https://t.co/yKNw2xbGNM
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Free Technology for Teachers: Skip the Spreadsheet, Use This Add-on to Create Google Docs Word Clouds

Free Technology for Teachers: Skip the Spreadsheet, Use This Add-on to Create Google Docs Word Clouds | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This morning I received an email from a reader who had heard that there was a way to create word clouds in a Google Spreadsheet, but needed a little help doing that.
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200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More

200 Free Kids Educational Resources: Video Lessons, Apps, Books, Websites & More | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Get free K-12 video lessons; mobile apps; audiobooks, ebooks and textbooks; foreign language lessons; test prep materials; and web resources for kids!
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Free Technology for Teachers: Zaption Expands Free Options for Creating Flipped Lessons

Free Technology for Teachers: Zaption Expands Free Options for Creating Flipped Lessons | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Zaption is a popular tool for creating video-based lessons and quizzes. The service operates on a freemium model in which they offer a mix of free and paid options. Last week Zaption announced that the free options have been expanded.
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How Technology Is Transforming Disabled People's Lives

How Technology Is Transforming Disabled People's Lives | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For years, disabled people had to rely on somebody else doing things for them.
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Enhance Students Strategic Thinking Skills with These iPad Strategy Games ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Enhance Students Strategic Thinking Skills with These iPad Strategy Games ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Enhance Students Strategic Thinking Skills with These iPad Strategy Games https://t.co/EQOczy9bDg #edtech @medkh9
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Free Technology for Teachers: By Search Request - Bibliography Tools for Students

Free Technology for Teachers: By Search Request - Bibliography Tools for Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Over the weekend I was looking at the Google Analytics for FreeTech4Teachers.com and noticed that last week one of the most frequently searched terms that directed people to this blog is "bibliography generators." I took that as a clue that more...
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The secret to successful use of technology in the classroom

The secret to successful use of technology in the classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
There’s so much talk of how to make successful use of technology in the classroom. Even just yesterday afternoon, friend and Assistant Principal of Surbiton High School José Picardo was askin…
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Six Ways to Land a Job in the Diverse and Crazy World of Edtech (EdSurge News)

Six Ways to Land a Job in the Diverse and Crazy World of Edtech (EdSurge News) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Tell me if this sounds familiar: You’ve been reading EdSurge for years now. You’ve closely followed the rise of
Khan Academy, the MOOCs, and every other hot education technology trend. And now you’re considering getting into edtech yourself.
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7 Reading Readiness Apps for Special Needs Students

7 Reading Readiness Apps for Special Needs Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here are seven apps to help special needs students toward reading readiness, touchscreen games that engage children through play with colors, shapes, animation, alphabet sequencing, and sentence structure.
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Apple Made A Video About A Teen With Autism And It's Incredibly Moving

Apple Made A Video About A Teen With Autism And It's Incredibly Moving | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
"Having a voice has changed everything in my life. No more isolation. I can finally speak with the people who love me. I can say wha
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AppSmash these 2 apps to create endless multimedia possibilities

AppSmash these 2 apps to create endless multimedia possibilities | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Technology News & Innovation in K-12 Education
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Interactive map tools for creating deeper place-based learning - Innovation: Education

Interactive map tools for creating deeper place-based learning - Innovation: Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Looking at why and how to use interactive map tools to create deeper place-based learning lessons for middle school students.
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Technology, Learning, and Chromebooks in the Elementary Classroom - Daily Genius

Technology, Learning, and Chromebooks in the Elementary Classroom - Daily Genius | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Providing access to more than just apps, Google Chromebooks are the perfect tool to build the foundation for technology success in young students.
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For kids with autism, this tech matters

For kids with autism, this tech matters | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For these kids, games and cute robots are more than just fun. On World Autism Awareness Day, we look at some of the ways technology is improving the lives of those with the condition.
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use Google Slides to Crop and Filter Images

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use Google Slides to Crop and Filter Images | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This week Google made the Nik collection free to all users. The Nik collection is a set of plug-ins for desktop editing tools like Photoshop and Aperture.
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Free Technology for Teachers: A Mapped & Searchable Archive of American Newspapers

Free Technology for Teachers: A Mapped & Searchable Archive of American Newspapers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The U.S. News Map is a great resource produced by Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia. The U.S. New Map is an archive of American newspapers printed between 1836 and 1925. You can search the archive by entering a keyword or phrase.
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3 Things I Wish Educators Knew About their Own Learning

3 Things I Wish Educators Knew About their Own Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Langwitches, The Magic of Learning.
Modern learning that transforms education in the 21st century. Finding new forms and redefining learning for the challenges of the future .
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Free Technology for Teachers: Storyboard That Offers Earth Day Lesson Plans

Free Technology for Teachers: Storyboard That Offers Earth Day Lesson Plans | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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Use Google Drawings for brain-friendly visual notetaking

Use Google Drawings for brain-friendly visual notetaking | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Visual notetaking can help new content stick. Use Google Drawings to pull in images and make those notes shine!
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