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Access Tons of Free Digital Textbooks to Use in Your Teaching curated via Educators' tech 

Access Tons of Free Digital Textbooks to Use in Your Teaching curated via Educators' tech  | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
“Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education”
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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, July 7, 2017 8:33 AM
Educatorstechnology.com has provided access to FREE digital textbooks that can be used in your 21st Century teaching and learning environments.
David W. Deeds's curator insight, July 7, 2017 7:15 PM

Whoa! Thanks to Tom D'Amico.

Dr. Theresa Kauffman's curator insight, July 11, 2017 11:07 AM
Digital textbooks are such a wonderful tool for engaging students through technology. It is the world of their future and the more we can give learners experience using these tools, the better equipped they will be for tomorrow.
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NASA Educator Sees Bright STEM Future in 3D Printing

NASA Educator Sees Bright STEM Future in 3D Printing | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
The agency partners with a local industry and teachers to spread 3D printing know-how in K–12 classrooms.

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This is How to Create Mind Maps Using Google Draw ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This is How to Create Mind Maps Using Google Draw ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, October 22, 2013 4:22 PM

Most useful in the early stages of inquiry learning.

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Which Body Parts Can Unlock The iPhone 5S? [VIDEO]

Which Body Parts Can Unlock The iPhone 5S? [VIDEO] | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
Testing out body parts on the new iPhone 5S fingerprint sensor.

While the high-tech feature was intended for fingers, you can technically program it to recognize anything with a discernible print. So far, it has reportedly works on forearms,nipples and even a cat's paw.

 

Read more at: http://mashable.com/2013/09/27/unlock-iphone-5s-video/

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A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

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9 Wrong And 8 Right Ways Students Should Use Technology - Edudemic

9 Wrong And 8 Right Ways Students Should Use Technology - Edudemic | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
A thoughtful visual about ways students should use technology asks the big question: what do you want kids to do with technology?

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Twelve Ideas for Teaching with QR Codes

Twelve Ideas for Teaching with QR Codes | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
Andrew Miller (@betamiller on Twitter) is a National Faculty member for the Buck Institute for Education, an org that specializes in project-based curriculum, and a collaborator with Abeo School Cha

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@Mat6453 created a #bleam for extension work ideas. Like how these can be very visual : http://twitter.com/ubleam/status/336888385207664640
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Discover the new bleam technology : http://twitter.com/search?q=%40Mat6453%20bleam&src=typd and try it for free: www.ubleam.com
Shawn Galvin's curator insight, October 10, 2013 6:35 AM

Great ideas for almost any grade level, really like the reward/recognize ideas.

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A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Comprehensive List of Apps and Tools to Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

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Does Blended Learning Have a Place in the Classroom? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Does Blended Learning Have a Place in the Classroom? [INFOGRAPHIC] | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
Consider the current teaching and learning that takes place in your conventional classroom. It's likely that there are some great things going on there already. Class discussions, hands-on activiti...

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Why ICT is transforming education

Why ICT is transforming education | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
Technology plays a huge part in the lives of young people, but many schools have yet to take full advantage of the huge opportunities ICT offers in the classroom (We can't overlook the significant role of ICT when striving to improve engagement,...

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4 ways to make your educational technology facilities more inviting - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education

4 ways to make your educational technology facilities more inviting - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
How do you ensure that the ICT facilities at your school are attractive enough to be used by pupil...

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Two design models for online collaborative learning: same or different?

Two design models for online collaborative learning: same or different? | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

From the quite early days of online learning, some instructors have focused heavily on the communication affordances of the Internet. They have based their teaching on the concept of knowledge construction, the gradual building of knowledge mainly through asynchronous online discussion among students and between students and an instructor. -see more....


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Chris Brown's curator insight, December 18, 2014 11:32 AM

This article has great information - and conversation - focused on some collaborative learning theories.  This covers a couple of different modes:  Online Collaborative Learning (OCL) and Community of Inquiry (CoI).


I suggest that you read the main writing and the comments associated with this to gain some deeper understanding.  Then ask yourself where these types of learning might be effective in your business.

Almudena Rueda's curator insight, February 9, 2015 4:21 PM

Food for thought

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10 Elements of High Quality Digital Learning | Digital Learning Now

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K-12 News Network | iPads in the Classroom: How Did Lewisville Independent School District Get It So Right and Los Angeles Unified Get It So Wrong?

K-12 News Network | iPads in the Classroom: How Did Lewisville Independent School District Get It So Right and Los Angeles Unified Get It So Wrong? | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

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Using QR Codes to Differentiate Instruction

Using QR Codes to Differentiate Instruction | ICT and Education | 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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Nine Principles for Using Measures of Effective Teaching

The data set, reports, analysis, practical insights and tools that were developed throughout the course of the project has been shared to research and practitioner community as well as policy makers. The easy access to data and practical insights provided through this project are helping to support teachers and students in classrooms today.


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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, September 30, 2013 12:24 PM

It will be interesting to see if these are picked up on and then how they are implemented.

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, October 1, 2013 5:02 AM

amazing

Rose Garofano's curator insight, October 16, 2013 8:24 PM

a reflective teacher equals student improvement

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Preparing Teachers to Teach Writing Using Technology

Technology is changing not only how people write, but also how they learn to write. These profound changes require teachers to reconsider their pedagogical practices in the teaching of writing. This books shares instructional approaches from experienced teacher educators in the areas of writing, teacher education, and technology.


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Marie-Ann Roberts's curator insight, November 25, 2013 7:48 AM

Could be useful for study skills sessions or embedding functional English?

Susan Wegmann's curator insight, November 25, 2013 9:08 AM

Download this Free book! Excellent resources.

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, November 26, 2013 9:21 AM

Not research per se, but an e-book aimed at training teachers. Includes units on using apps and tools and fpcsing in general on the teaching of writing in the so-called 'digital age'.

 

No mere pamhplet either, this is a proper book!

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5 Wonderful Twitter Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Wonderful Twitter Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

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The Teacher's Quick Guide To Blended Learning - Edudemic

The Teacher's Quick Guide To Blended Learning - Edudemic | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
So how popular is blended learning? This visual guide takes a look at some statistics on blended learning adoption, facts on four different models of blended learning

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DLN! Releases White Paper on How Blended Learning Can Improve the Teaching Profession | Digital Learning Now


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List of Open Educational Resources Websites

List of Open Educational Resources Websites | ICT and Education | Scoop.it

Find OER (Open Educational Resources) for education teaching materials from this annotated list of websites.

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The VISIR best cases of ICT application in education and training ...

The VISIR best cases of ICT application in education and training ... | ICT and Education | Scoop.it
The VISIR project has selected, out of more than 120 cases spotted by the seven networks which form the project consortium, the most innovative, high-impact and high-potential cases of ICT application in education and ...
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