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Synechism – Synechism Daily Planner, v2

Synechism – Synechism Daily Planner, v2 | Education RD | Scoop.it
What is it? It’s a printable, A4-sized structured blank canvas to organise your day. Why the update? Version 1 was working well, but I never actually used the ‘Add to calendar’ box.
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The Cake Is Not a Lie: How to Design Effective Achievements

In this first in a new series of articles, PhD researcher and game designer Lucas Blair uses academic research to formulate best practices for designing in-game achievements.
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The Google Yourself Challenge

The Google Yourself Challenge | Education RD | Scoop.it
Just how much information about you is online? Google yourself to find out and reconsider what details should be kept private and off the Internet.
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Teachmeet Nottingham #tmnott 18-05-12

Teachmeet Nottingham #tmnott 18-05-12 | Education RD | Scoop.it
Last night I made the trek all the way to Nottingham for a teachmeet at the LSRI. Although small, it was well worth it and I came away with lots of new ideas.
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The 10 (EdTech) Commandments

The 10 (EdTech) Commandments | Education RD | Scoop.it
10 unbreakable rules for teachers using education technology in the classroom...

Via Cyndi Danner-Kuhn
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Should you give individual blogs to children in school? | Creative Blogs

Should you give individual blogs to children in school? | Creative Blogs | Education RD | Scoop.it
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New Report Links Teacher Satisfaction to Supportive Work Environments | Education Trust

New Report Links Teacher Satisfaction to Supportive Work Environments | Education Trust | Education RD | Scoop.it
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Session 5 – Summary by @janwebb21

Session Title How do we make the use of interactive whiteboards TRULY interactive? Summary of Discussion The discussion evolved around WHO the boards are interactive for – staff/pupils – and HO...
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Endless Ocean

Endless Ocean | Education RD | Scoop.it
Today my class concluded their work using Endless Ocean a commercial off the shelf Wii Game. Like others before us we used this as a stimulus for writing. The children were given  time both with...
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What really matters?

What really matters? | Education RD | Scoop.it
What do you think is unfair? We take some time to think individually and write each idea on a separate sticky note. One teacher finds it difficult to get started. Another finds it cathartic getting...
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Displaying #OpenBadges with BadgeWidgetHack. | dougbelshaw.com/blog

Displaying #OpenBadges with BadgeWidgetHack. | dougbelshaw.com/blog | Education RD | Scoop.it
I came across BadgeWidgetHack.org today. It's one of those sites that's necessary now, but won't be in six months to a year's time.
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Zen and the Art of Digital Literacies (#EdTech12) | dougbelshaw.com/blog

Zen and the Art of Digital Literacies (#EdTech12) | dougbelshaw.com/blog | Education RD | Scoop.it
I'm keynoting the Irish Learning Technology Association's (ILTA) annual conference (#EdTech12) today and for the first time have created my slides using...
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5 Essential Questions to Ask Before You Innovate in Your School

All the conversations about technology and education have lead to 1:1, and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives.
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Beginning-of-year Activities

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I consciously overplan the first few days. The worst possible first-day scenario is to arrive unprepared. Over the years, I’ve collected a number of first-day activity ideas – far too m...
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Critical thinking explained in six kid-friendly animations

Critical thinking explained in six kid-friendly animations | Education RD | Scoop.it
If you've been looking for a crash course in basic logic — or just want to explain to a friend exactly what a logical fallacy is — turn your attention to these simple, easy-to-understand videos, which lay out the basics of critical thinking.
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Thinking through how to use #MinecraftEdu in School #digitalstudies

Thinking through how to use #MinecraftEdu in School #digitalstudies | Education RD | Scoop.it
On the 3rd of July this year I took 24 girls from year 7 to 12 to Rotherham for the #gamesbritannia schools videogame festival.  It was a tiring but fantastic day and based on the reactions from th...
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EdGamer Special: On the Road at GLS! | EdReach

EdGamer Special: On the Road at GLS! | EdReach | Education RD | Scoop.it
This week, Gerry, half of the EdGamer team, took a trip to the Games+Learning+Society Conference (GLS8) in Madison, Wisconsin.
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Our new National Curriculum, filling heads with knowledge for testing. | Steps in Teaching and Learning

Our new National Curriculum, filling heads with knowledge for testing. | Steps in Teaching and Learning | Education RD | Scoop.it
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Using #digitalbadges for #digitalstudies – A way forward #openbadges | It's in the Game……….again

Using #digitalbadges for #digitalstudies – A way forward #openbadges | It's in the Game……….again | Education RD | Scoop.it
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