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How Technology Is Rewiring Your Brain - Edudemic

How Technology Is Rewiring Your Brain - Edudemic | Education-NSW | Scoop.it
As we all know, our minds are changing as technology integrates more and more into our lives. The use of technology in traditionally social situations has become so rife it that games have been invented in order to keep people off their phones. In schools, it is evident that children and teenagers spend more time taking …

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This weeks Emily guest wrote for global education site Edudemic. Read on to see how technology is rewiring your brain - it's far more than you ever thought! 

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This weeks Emily guest wrote for global education site Edudemic. Read on to see how technology is rewiring your brain - it's far more than you ever thought! 

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10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic | Education-NSW | Scoop.it
Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, most of its features are intuitive to use. However, in addition to completing many of the functions of a traditional word processor, Google Docs provides even more capabilities that can be …

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Reaching Teachers's curator insight, July 31, 2014 11:28 PM

Keeping up with the latest technology in teaching is imperative to stay ahead of the curve and get the best outcomes for your students and yourself. Google Docs is a fantastic free tool for teachers, and these 10 tips will save you time and increase productivity from the get go. Don't miss it! 

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20 Classroom Tips You Can Use Tomorrow – Reaching Teachers | News

20 Classroom Tips You Can Use Tomorrow – Reaching Teachers | News | Education-NSW | Scoop.it

Teaching is a tough job as you are preparing the upcoming generation. However, with your abilities and some useful tip you can easily manage your classroom and make yourself a proud teacher. First know yourself. What you like, what you’re your strength and weaknesses and apply them...


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The 4 Levels Of Learning Analytics | Edudemic

The 4 Levels Of Learning Analytics |  Edudemic | Education-NSW | Scoop.it

Using data to drive learning outcomes isn’t a new concept, really. For as long as teachers have been giving students assessments, the assessments and results have been used by both students and teachers (even if only loosely) to determine how to move forward. What needs to be reviewed more? What was covered/studied well? 

 

Learning analytics takes this concept and kicks it up a notch. Well, more like a thousand notches, especially if you’re considering things like adaptive computer based testing that changes as students use it.


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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, July 11, 2014 6:38 PM

"Do you use the four levels of learning analytics to drive change and learning in your classroom? Do you do it with technology or without?"

 

How can you apply what was learned toward a 21st Century teaching and learning environment?

 

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Reaching Teachers's curator insight, July 17, 2014 5:27 AM

Do you use the four levels of learning analytics to drive change and learning in your classroom? Do you do it with technology or without?

 

How can you apply what was learned toward a 21st Century teaching and learning environment? This article explores the levels of learning analytics and how we can use them to create the best outcomes for our students. 

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3 Edtech Tools You Can Use To Gamify Your Classroom - Edudemic

3 Edtech Tools You Can Use To Gamify Your Classroom - Edudemic | Education-NSW | Scoop.it
Gamification is one of the buzzwords in education right now, and for a good reason: Gamification is empowering, exciting, and under the right circumstances can be the disruptive innovator many teachers desperately need in order to change the dynamics between knowledge and the learner. There is an explosion of EdTech tools destined to gamify the …

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Education in Australia: Past, Present, Future

A short introduction into the Australian education system. Looking at the social, political, economic, industrial, global and philosophical contexts and forc...
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