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An exploration of pitfalls & possibilities-- mostly possibilities
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"Narrate, Curate, Share:" How Blogging Can Catalyze Learning -- Campus Technology

"Narrate, Curate, Share:" How Blogging Can Catalyze Learning -- Campus Technology | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
The framework for a program-wide blogging initiative at Virginia Tech's Honors Residential College...

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Webinar Recap: How Kids are Envisioning the Future of Content & Technology | Latitude Research° | Digital Delights - Digital Learning | Scoop.it

Webinar Recap: How Kids are Envisioning the Future of Content & Technology | Latitude Research° | Digital Delights - Digital Learning | Scoop.it | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Latitude Research helps clients create engaging content, software and technology that harness the possibilities of the Web. Join us in exploring where the Web can go next and how you can help lead the way.
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TechCrunch | Update: Should I Move my Blog to Tumblr? Apparently not.

TechCrunch | Update: Should I Move my Blog to Tumblr? Apparently not. | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
The results are in, and as befits any good crowd-sourcer, I wanted to share them.

Yesterday I asked TechCrunch readers for some advice.
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Introducing Posterous Spaces

A simple easy way to share he stuff you want with the people you want. Create secure, permanent spaces for sharing with people you choose.

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What is a MOOC?

Written and Narrated by Dave Cormier Video by Neal Gillis Researchers: Dave Cormier Alexander McAuley George Siemens Bonnie Stewart Created through funding r...
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Connecting the physical world and the virtual world with QR Codes

Connecting the physical world and the virtual world with QR Codes.
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Ed-Tech News of the Week: Hacking the Academy, Opening JSTOR, and Racing to the Top Round 3

Ed-Tech News of the Week:  Hacking the Academy, Opening JSTOR, and Racing to the Top Round 3 | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Labor Day has long been the traditional week for back-to-school, although it seems like most schools started weeks ago. And for many folks — teachers, parents, principals, students — the big school-related news this week was, well, school.
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PLE, Do it Yourself and Education and the assumptions behind

PLE, Do it Yourself and Education and the assumptions behind | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it

Is learning an individualistic activity under Connectivism? I would argue that it is both an individualistic and social activity that are interconnected since we were born.

What does PLE mean?


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Teacher's iPad Experiment Shows Possibilities for Classroom ...

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An Ohio English teacher decided to test whether iPads were a worthwhile investment for his school district.
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9 New Skills You Need To be a 21st Century Educator | Online Universities | Teaching, Learning, and Technology | Scoop.it

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No more reading, writing and 'rithmatic with nothing but pencils, paper and a shoe with one hole in it.
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10 Internet Technologies Educators Should Be Informed About – 2011 Update | Teaching and Learning With Technology | Scoop.it

10 Internet Technologies Educators Should Be Informed About – 2011 Update | Teaching and Learning With Technology | Scoop.it | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Great resources for enriching your instruction with web-based technologies.
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What Happens in 60 Seconds on The Internet

What Happens in 60 Seconds on The Internet | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Shut down your Internet for sixty seconds and here's a sampling of what you will miss: 1500+ blog posts 98,000 new tweets 12,000 new ads on Craigslist 20,000 new posts on Tumblr 600 new videos (25+ hours worth) on YouTube The sheer volume of data...

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Visual Thinking Simplifies Ideas | Visual Thinking Magic

Visual Thinking Simplifies Ideas | Visual Thinking Magic | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Visual thinking helps simplify and explain complex concepts and ideas to those whom you are trying to influence, motivate and inspire.

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Using Mobile Technology to Enhance Students' Educational Experiences | EDUCAUSE | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

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This case study, which examines educational applications of mobile technology in The Netherlands, is ECAR's first case study from outside of North America.

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» Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does! Learning in the Social Workplace

» Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does! Learning in the Social Workplace | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it

“Social Business” is not about technology, or about “corporate culture.” It is a socio-political historical shift that is bigger, broader and much more fascinating.”

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New Study Highlights Importance of Collaborative Inquiry | AllThingsPLC

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New Study Highlights Importance of Collaborative Inquiry 

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George Siemens on Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

George Siemens, at the Technology Enhanced Knowledge Research Institute at Athabasca Universityhas been running "Massive Open Online Courses" (MOOCs). I talk...
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If we were really serious about educational technology | Dangerously Irrelevant

If we were really serious about educational technology | Dangerously Irrelevant | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
If we were really serious about educational technology, we would… show students how to edit their privacy settings and use groups in...
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Hacking the Academy

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"The project is the result of one week’s worth of Tweets and blog posts from May of last year. The introduction to the book, written by Dan Cohen and Tom Scheinfeldt from George Mason University, describes the process of crowdsourcing this sort of academic publication, one that elicited over 330 submissions from 177 authors. The book is freely available online."  ~Audrey Watters,  http://www.hackeducation.com/

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Schools, technology, test scores, and the New York Times | Dangerously Irrelevant

Schools, technology, test scores, and the New York Times | Dangerously Irrelevant | Teaching & Learning in the Digital Age | Scoop.it
Earlier this week the New York Times wondered whether investments in educational technology were worth it since most schools don’t see any...
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