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Writing and Thinking Through the Student User's Guide Assignment

Writing and Thinking Through the Student User's Guide Assignment | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Note: Ashley Hutchinson co-wrote this post with social studies teacher Stephanie Noles and instructional coach Mike Flinchbaugh, both of whom are her colleagues at J.H. Rose High School in Greenville
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Apple simplifies bulk book and app deployment with new 'managed distribution' program

Apple simplifies bulk book and app deployment with new 'managed distribution' program | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Apple has replaced the unwieldy process of distributing hundreds or thousands of individual redemption codes with a new, streamlined method that allows administrators to remotely "assign" apps and textbooks to students or teachers.
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24 Unique Maker Education Resources For Teaching & Learning

24 Unique Maker Education Resources For Teaching & Learning | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
24 Unique Maker Education Resources For Teaching & Learning
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 8 Great iPad Apps for Creating Stop Motion Videos

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 8 Great iPad Apps for Creating Stop Motion Videos | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
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Latest Crazy iPad Numbers: 94% Share in Education & More

Latest Crazy iPad Numbers: 94% Share in Education & More | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Apple announced its Q4 financial results yesterday afternoon. As always, they took some time to share the latest impressive iPad numbers during their earnings call. Here are some of the iPad number...
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13 Tools To Make Your Classroom More Fun From edshelf

13 Tools To Make Your Classroom More Fun From edshelf | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
by edshelf: Reviews & recommendations of tools for education Who loves a fun classroom? Students! And who loves educational tools that are also engaging? Teachers! Here is a collection of educational websites and mobile apps curated by...
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The Awesome Power of Gaming in Higher Education

The Awesome Power of Gaming in Higher Education | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
EDUCAUSE 2013 welcomes Jane McGonigal and considers the potential of games in education.
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K12 Educational Technology Use Infographic

K12 Educational Technology Use Infographic | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Did you know that 34% of teenagers own a tablet computer? 86% of teenagers report that they are likely to purchase a smartphone for their next
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Are teenagers really careless about online privacy?

Are teenagers really careless about online privacy? | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
As Facebook lifts its sharing restrictions on 13-to-17-year-olds, Jon Henley finds that young people know exactly what to do with their privacy settings – especially where Mum is concerned
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The 5 Best Free Collaboration Tools for Teachers

The 5 Best Free Collaboration Tools for Teachers | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
In an increasingly connected world, it’s imperative for individuals to be able to work together on projects. Collaboration is essential for you as an educator and for your students as they journey through the world of academia.
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A Great Guide on Teaching Students about Digital Footprint ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Great Guide on Teaching Students about Digital Footprint ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
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How Technology is Changing Millennial Faith - Barna Group

How Technology is Changing Millennial Faith - Barna Group | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
The Barna Group provides research and training for churches, non-profits, and businesses.
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I can see how this could apply to many schools as well.

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Using QR Codes to Differentiate Instruction

Using QR Codes to Differentiate Instruction | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
An expectation of the Common Core Learning Standards is that teachers differentiate their instruction to meet the needs of all children. This includes special education and general education students
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iPad Air or Retina iPad Mini: Which New iPad Is for You?

iPad Air or Retina iPad Mini: Which New iPad Is for You? | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Find out if the iPad Air or the iPad mini with Retina is right for you.
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What is a Flipped Classroom Infographic Plus The Educator Guide to Flipped Classroom

What is a Flipped Classroom Infographic Plus The Educator Guide to Flipped Classroom | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
ProProfs presents you this info-graphic that introduces the concept of flipped classrooms. It offers you information on how teachers and students respond to
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How Social Media Is Being Used In Education - Edudemic

How Social Media Is Being Used In Education - Edudemic | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Recently, the Babson Survey Research Group and Pearson conducted a survey of nearly 8,000 faculty members in higher education to find out more about how faculty are using social media.
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iPad Funnies: Teacher 1999 vs. Teacher 2020

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxz-0G07q10 This is a pretty fun video, done by the Connect School of Languages in Toronto. Here's a little of the backstory for the video: We are a small language sc...
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Equil - Introducing the Jot Smartpen

Equil - Introducing the Jot Smartpen | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
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This looks like a great alternitive to the Livescribe pen, and it works on any kind of paper.

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Learn More about Evernote with These Excellent Video Tutorials ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Learn More about Evernote with These Excellent Video Tutorials ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Technology | Scoop.it

"Evernote is one of the web tools I use on a daily basis and across different devices ( phone, iPad, and laptop). I have also featured it in several posts  here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. Whether taking notes, clipping web content and curating it, bookmarking,  Evernote has all the features that sets it apart from the crowd"


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How Music Could Make You a Rocket Scientist

How Music Could Make You a Rocket Scientist | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
There is a very strong correlation between childhood engagement in the creative arts and measurable success later in life, researchers at Michigan State University have found.
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Apple Unveils iPad Air and New iPad Mini

Apple Unveils iPad Air and New iPad Mini | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Speaking today at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco, Apple CEO Tim Cook is once again giving Apple customers a choice between two different tablets: the iPad Air and the iPad Mini with retina display.
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7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Helen Mowers, co-creator of the Tech Chicks podcast, contributed to this post.

It's hard to imagine a single career that doesn't have a need for someone who can code. Everything that
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Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic

Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.
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The Scary Truth About What Technology Is Really Doing To Kids

The Scary Truth About What Technology Is Really Doing To Kids | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Infographic by Alissa Scheller for The Huffington Post. If it seems like your kids are constantly plugged in, tapping away on their iPhones, obsessively gaming and SnapChatting way more than they're actually ...
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4 Updates for Using Evernote 3 for iOS7 in Your Classroom

4 Updates for Using Evernote 3 for iOS7 in Your Classroom | Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Evernote is a tool for classrooms that we’ve highlighted in previous blog posts and featured in an eBook.  With the recent update to its iPad app, specifically for iOS7, there are four things that makes this an even better tool for mobile learning.
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