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Australian robots are victorious in the other soccer World Cup

Australian robots are victorious in the other soccer World Cup | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
Germany may have won this year’s World Cup but Australia’s robot researchers have emerged victorious from a subtly different competition. The University of New South Wales' rUNSWift robot team claimed…
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5 Simple Tools For Teachers To Create And Publish Apps Of Their Own

5 Simple Tools For Teachers To Create And Publish Apps Of Their Own | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
5 Simple Tools For Teachers To Create And Publish Apps Of Their Own
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3D Printing – Coming to a Classroom Near you (Sooner Than you Think)!

3D Printing – Coming to a Classroom Near you (Sooner Than you Think)! | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
3D Printing is less Costly and More Readily Available Then Most People Realize. Did you know that you can buy a 3D printer from Amazon.com for $1200 and start
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Some good examples of 3D printers being used in schools.

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The Computer programming Collection by Anne Sturgess

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A collection of education technology by Anne Sturgess

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Collection of applications to help teach programming.

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, March 10, 2014 2:50 AM

A curation of coding tools on edshelf.

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11 Tips For Students To Manage Their Digital Footprints -

11 Tips For Students To Manage Their Digital Footprints - | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
11 Tips For Students To Manage Their Digital Footprints by Justin Boyle If you’ve scratched your head over suggestions to manage your “digital footprint,” you aren’t the only one. A surprisingly large percentage of people...
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Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks

Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
Get Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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For iOS devices. First 20 puzzles are free.

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Your Raspberry Pi Headquarters

Your Raspberry Pi Headquarters | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
This inexpensive, versatile computer puts Linux right in the palm of your hand - literally! Whether you are just getting started with Raspberry Pi projects, are an advanced programmer, or use it for your commercial development platform.
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Gizmag visits the Aleph Objects 3D printer factory

Gizmag visits the Aleph Objects 3D printer factory | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
A whopping 135 3D printers churn away in the new Aleph Objects LulzBot factory, creating tomorrow's TAZ 3 3D printer and other products including a 3D scann...
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A look at 3D printing on a large sacle.

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The Mink 3D printer lets you create your own custom-colored makeup

The Mink 3D printer lets you create your own custom-colored makeup | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
The Mink 3D printer lets users create their own makeup. Instead of being restricted to a limited color palette, users will be able to print (and wear) makeu...
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Augmented Reality that’s “Real” and Focused on Learning

Augmented Reality that’s “Real” and Focused on Learning | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
cross posted with permission from Dr. Silvana Meneghini,'s On The Edge Blog. Silvana, the High School Technology Coordinator at Graded, The American School of São Paulo, shared a How-To post to con...
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Having a permanent green screen set-up certainly make this process easier.

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The Art of Making Stop-Motion Magic on Vine

The Art of Making Stop-Motion Magic on Vine | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it

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Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, March 9, 2014 5:22 AM

If you're an active Vine user, you've probably seen some of Dylan Blau's incredible work. The 20-year-old stop-motion animator is famous for making extraordinary CGI-free Vine videos, often with basic material like clay and paper.

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JoelleYalin's curator insight, March 9, 2014 12:57 PM

The six-second rule & video magic using Vine. Awesome!

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vine annimation

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Mavis Minecraft Teaches Coding – Part 1 | Rock, Paper, Shotgun

Mavis Minecraft Teaches Coding – Part 1 | Rock, Paper, Shotgun | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
Actually this isn't written by someone called Mavis, but instead by RPS chum and former Wired staffer Duncan Geere, who you may remember from his Sim City
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Me, my son and Minecraft

Me, my son and Minecraft | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
Minecraft – 'a game about breaking and placing blocks' – is one of the world's biggest-selling computer games. When Jane Costello wanted to find out why her son Otis, eight, was so smitten, she quickly found out about its infinite possibilities
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Young ICT Explorers Australia

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Young ICT Explorers - A competition for school students to produce the best ICT related project!
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Some great ideas amongst the past winners.

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Raspberry Pirate Radio

Raspberry Pirate Radio | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
Simple hack turns RaspPi into an FM transmitter with a 100 meter range. Broadcast your favorite music throughout your house, dorm, or football field.
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Uneasy Lies the Mind – A feature film shot entirely on the iPhone

Uneasy Lies the Mind – A feature film shot entirely on the iPhone | ICT in the classroom | Scoop.it
The limiting factors of the iPhone's camera made it the ideal choice for shooting the recently-completed indie psychological thriller, Uneasy Lies the Mind....
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Shooting feature films is now in reach for everyone. In this case, the technical shortcomings of the iphone are used as "special features."

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