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Designing the 21st Century Classroom

Designing the 21st Century Classroom | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
Designing the 21st Century Classroom will take you through a process from identifying and articulating what a 21st century classroom looks and feels like to the development of your final product - a...
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5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads (And How To Correct Them) - Edudemic

5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads (And How To Correct Them) - Edudemic | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
While we’ve witnessed many effective approaches to incorporating iPads successfully in the classroom, we’re struck by the common mistakes many schools are making with iPads, mistakes that are in some cases crippling the success of these initiatives.
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Principal fires security guards to hire art teachers — and transforms elementary school

Principal fires security guards to hire art teachers — and transforms elementary school | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
By Katy Tur, Correspondent, NBC News ROXBURY, Mass. — The community of Roxbury had high hopes for its newest public school back in 2003. There were art studios, a dance room, even a theater equipped with cushy seating.
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In an Era of Global Competition, What Exactly Are We Testing For? | MindShift

In an Era of Global Competition, What Exactly Are We Testing For? | MindShift | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
Renato Ganoza/Flickr   In this era of global competition, test scores are used as the primary benchmark to call out which countries will produce "s
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How to use Apple TV in the classroom

How to use Apple TV in the classroom | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
Apple TV's "Airplay" feature provides teachers with an easy way to integrate technology in the classroom.
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An Introduction to Social and Emotional Learning

Social and emotional intelligence must be developed in children before any other learning can effectively take place. To learn more and find lots of great re...
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The 7 Golden Rules of Using Technology in Schools

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From last year's ISTE talk by Adam Bellow that's making the rounds again: The new "F" word is Fear. Fear of using technology in schools, in the hands of kids. Here's why that should change.

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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
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How much total information is there in the world?

In a short video, Dr. Martin Hilbert, a Provost's Fellow at the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, talks about how much information the world stores,…
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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin...
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UAE Colleges Switch to iPad-only Classrooms-UNPAN - United Nations Public Administration Network

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iPad in Literacy: Using iPad in the Classroom

http://www.RichardColosi.com In this video you'll see how a first grade classroom uses the iPad to learn literacy skills: * Digital Flash Cards (Photos) to p...
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Why Programming Teaches So Much More Than Technical Skills | MindShift

Why Programming Teaches So Much More Than Technical Skills | MindShift | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
Skills used for programming could also be used for a wide range of careers, such as constructing meteorological simulations, making financial predictions, or creating personalized online learning curricula.
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4 Ways To Improve School Communication Using Social Media - Edudemic

4 Ways To Improve School Communication Using Social Media - Edudemic | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
As computers and other forms of technology filtered into the classroom, the ability to improve school communication via computer has become very important.
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Hopscotch

We builds tools for kids to code. We're working on a visual programming language for the iPad that uses modular drag-and-drop methods to let kids easily create their own computer programs and apps.
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50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet

50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
A roundup of educational articles, apps and tutorials for educators looking to integrate iPads into the classroom.
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Beyond Student Engagement: Achieving a State of Flow

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A former teacher and instructional coach, Elena Aguilar is now a transformational leadership coach in the Oakland Unified School District.



Think about a time when you were really engaged in s
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The Art of Telling a Story

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Students will learn an interactive way to enhance their writing experience through the use of a Web 2.0 digital story maker tool named Storybird. This tool allows users to choose free copyright art illustrations to create art-inspired stories.
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Amidst a Mobile Revolution in Schools, Will Old Teaching Tactics Work? | MindShift

Amidst a Mobile Revolution in Schools, Will Old Teaching Tactics Work? | MindShift | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
The first of a multi-part series exploring mobile learning, a look at what teaching practices are being used to integrate cell phones and other mobile devices into classrooms.
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Excellent Resources on BYOD for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Resources on BYOD for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learn mobile | Scoop.it
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Transformative iPad Use in Early Elementary School

Using the iPad beyond a digital worksheet. Examples from the early elementary classroom.

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