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Iowa, Did You Know?

This Iowa Future video highlights the drastic changes occurring in Iowa and the world, and shows that schools are struggling to keep up in today's dynamic ne...
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Learning to Change-Changing to Learn

Learning to Change Changing to Learn Advancing K-12 Technology Leadership, Consortium for School Networking(COSN) Video...
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A Vision of Students Today

a short video summarizing some of the most important characteristics of students today - how they learn, what they need to learn, their goals, hopes, dreams,...
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5 Traits of the 21st Century Teacher

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Driven to Learn

A Media Creation Expert

A Digital Navigator

An Empathetic Mentor

A Technology Harmonizer

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educational-origami - 21st Century Pedagogy

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Even if you have a 21st Century classroom(flexible and adaptable); even if you are a 21st Century teacher ; (an adaptor, a communicator, a leader and a learner, a visionary and a model, a collaborator and risk taker) even if your curriculum reflects the new paradigm and you have the facilities and resources that could enable 21st century learning – you will only be a 21st century teacher if how you teach changes as well.
Your pedagogy must also change.

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What Shapes Your Learning?

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Influences that have really helped shape thinking, and links that can be a resource for others.

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What is 21st Century Learning? : 2¢ Worth

In the digital age, where information is abundant (overwhelming) and the future is always a BIG question, I think that learning expands out of listening, watching, and remembering to include:

questioning your learning experience, engaging your information environment, proving (and disproving) what you find, Constructing (inventing) new learning and knowledge, teaching others what you have learned, being respected for the power of your learning, and being responsible for your learning and its outcomes

 

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Connect, Communicate, Collaborate: Powering Learning

A presentation and discussion with teachers working on ICT school-based projects in the AGQTP program. Independent Schools Queensland.
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How Technology Fuels Learning | MindShift

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In a recent report on the top ten skills that teachers think students need to learn, the belief that “the more things change…” was front and center: things like reading, writing, and critical thinking.


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Howard Rheingold on collaboration | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Howard Rheingold talks about the coming world of collaboration, participatory media and collective action -- and how Wikipedia is really an outgrowth of our natural human instinct to work as a group.
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Sugata Mitra shows how kids teach themselves | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Speaking at LIFT 2007, Sugata Mitra talks about his Hole in the Wall project. Young kids in this project figured out how to use a PC on their own -- and then taught other kids. He asks, what else can children teach themselves?
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What specific things can teachers do to promote creation of content by students?

What specific things can teachers do to promote creation of content by students? | Education Today | Scoop.it
#Edchat 09 – 28 – 2011 – 18:00 CET 12 PM EST
This topic created quite a buzz in #edchat with lots of ideas and examples flowing from participants (see the links at the bottom of the page...
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Engage Me!

Pupils from Robin Hood primary school, Birmingham, worked with a film crew from the National College for School Leadership to express their desire to use the...
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A Vision of 21st Century Teachers

Eighteen classroom teachers "speak out" on the topic of tech integration and 21st Century skills for students.
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21st Century Learners

A video that depicts what high school students want when it comes to teaching and learning in the 21st century.
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educational-origami - 21st Century Teacher

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We have heard alot about the 21st Century Learner. We know that they are: collaborative; adaptive; information, media and technology savvy; communicators; immediate and instant; require instant gratification; creators and adaptor.

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Teaching in the 21st Century

What future teachers need to consider when preparing students for the 21st Century.
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What is 21st Century Education

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21st Century Schools, Anne Shaw, What is 21st century education?
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21st Century Learners - and their approaches to learning

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The collaborator - The free agent - The wise analyser - The creative synethesiser

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FAQs about 21st Century Learning

How is 21st century learning characterised and how is it different to education of the past?

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The 4 Biggest Things Impacting Education Technology - Edudemic

The 4 Biggest Things Impacting Education Technology - Edudemic | Education Today | Scoop.it

What do you think are the most important features of educational technology right now?At an Adobe MAX talk by Michael Gough, Vice President of Product Experience for Adobe, he detailed what he thinks are the 4 biggest things impacting education technology.

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Dan Pink on the surprising science of motivation | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don't: Traditional rewards aren't always as effective as we think.
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Sparks | Search Institute

Spark [spärk] noun 1. an individual's deepest passions and interests that give them meaning, focus, joy and energy. Get the word out about Sparks by sharing this video.
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