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THE TOP 10, THE MUST HAVE 6, THE BEST 4, THE HOT 8……..just give it a break

THE TOP 10, THE MUST HAVE 6, THE BEST 4, THE HOT 8……..just give it a break | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Is anyone else tired of seeing links shared to articles such as "The 6 Must Have apps for teachers..." "Top 10 Apps for the Classroom!!".
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Where are the actual teachers using learning technologies sharing their experiences?

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Why Mobile Learning Is The Future Of Workplace Learning

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according to their survey - 66% of employees expect IT depts to let them use any device on the corporate network to access info anywhere, anytime.  Interesting. 

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Infographics

Infographics | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
kids past and present compared (Gr8 kids past and present compared infographic http://t.co/2XmsZ8CkWK via @pinterest #edtech #elt #esl #efl #elearn #socialmedia #digilit)...
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How the iPad Suits All Learning Styles - MediaCAST Blog

How the iPad Suits All Learning Styles - MediaCAST Blog | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
From visual thinkers, to tactile learners, to listeners and readers, kids pick up information much faster when using their own methods and learning styles (The iPad in Education – How the iPad Suits All Learning Styles
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Personal Learning Networks for Educators: 10 Tips

Personal Learning Networks for Educators: 10 Tips | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
I often begin my workshop on personal learning networks (PLN) for educators by asking these questions: Who is in your learning network? Who do you learn from on a regular basis? Who do you turn to ...
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This Week In Apple Rumors

This Week In Apple Rumors | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Hello, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to This Week In Apple Rumors, our regular look at unconfirmed gossip and questionably sourced reports radiating from Cupertino.
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Google+ for Schools- A Must Read Guide ~ Educat...

Google+ for Schools- A Must Read Guide ~ Educat... | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
"Google+ for Schools is a short guide created by Eric Curts, a Google certified teacher.
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3D Printing Will Be Adopted by K-12 in 5 Years > ENGINEERING.com

3D Printing Will Be Adopted by K-12 in 5 Years > ENGINEERING.com | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
New report concludes 3D printing will be rapidly adopted in K-12 education.
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Interesting evidence of the extent to which 3D printing may be used.

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10 Amazing Uses for Wolfram Alpha

10 Amazing Uses for Wolfram Alpha | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
You may have heard of Wolfram Alpha, which is a “computational knowledge engine.” That makes it sound a bit scary, but it’s a great tool once you can wrap your head around it.

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Apple To Allow Pre-Teens To Open iTunes Accounts Through School -- AppAdvice

Apple To Allow Pre-Teens To Open iTunes Accounts Through School -- AppAdvice | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Apple has updated its Terms and Conditions, making it possible for under-13-year-olds to sign-up for an iTunes account (Apple ID).
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Here is What Happens Online in 60 Seconds ~ Edu...

Here is What Happens Online in 60 Seconds ~ Edu... | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Today's post is not about multitasking though I would love to write about it in a future post. The purpose of this present article is to share with you this awesome graphic which chronicles what happens online in 60 seconds.
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Pervasive Learning | The Upside Learning Blog

Pervasive Learning | The Upside Learning Blog | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Pervasive Learning is learning at the speed of need through formal, informal and social learning modalitie. Know more about Pervasive Learning.
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A Conversation with Sir Ken Robinson: How is Technology Transforming Education?

A Conversation with Sir Ken Robinson: How is Technology Transforming Education? | Learning Technology | Scoop.it

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Aïcha Doucouré's curator insight, June 6, 2013 5:40 PM

With interesting comments about how technology affects cultures. This ties with my view of technology as coming with the responsibility to positively influence people quality of life, and our future.

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Death in China prompts Apple to offer iPhone charger disposal and discount

Death in China prompts Apple to offer iPhone charger disposal and discount | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Reacting to reports of at least one death in China linked to a counterfeit power adaptor, Apple on Monday announced a program that discounts authentic replacements by nearly 50%.
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13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About

13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Web-based tools continue to proliferate, giving teachers more to add to their arsenal, but it can be hard to determine which resources are worth spending time exploring.
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some well and lesser known apps to test out.

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Microsoft’s Surface Tablets ‘Officially a Flop’

Microsoft’s Surface Tablets ‘Officially a Flop’ | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Lots more bad news for Microsoft and their Surface tablets this week. Microsoft’s most recent financial results filing (for their fiscal year that ended June 30 of this year) show a total of $853 m...
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Teacher Takes Student's Phone, Sets Passcode as Math Problem Answer

Teacher Takes Student's Phone, Sets Passcode as Math Problem Answer | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
This is what you want from a math teacher. The word problem you see here is what happened after a Redditor's "friend" was caught using his phone during math class.
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10 Techy Icebreakers for The 21st Century Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Techy Icebreakers for The 21st Century Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Icebreakers are " discussion questions or activities used to help participants relax and ease into a group meeting or learning situation" (Dover, 2004). Icebreakers are very important in the learni...
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How 12 Inspiring People Rose to Leadership ~ Ed...

How 12 Inspiring People Rose to Leadership ~ Ed... | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
RT @elearningpros: How 12 Inspiring People Rose to Leadership ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/xKwzJVcuX1 via @medk… (How 12 Inspiring People Rose to Leadership ~Educational Technology and Mob Learning | @scoopit via @eddebainbridge...
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How To Use Your iPad in Music Class - Edudemic

How To Use Your iPad in Music Class - Edudemic | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Rocking out with your newest gadget may be tough. But if you're a music teacher or student, here's a few good ideas on how to use your iPad in class.
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60 Inspiring Examples of Twitter in the Classroom

60 Inspiring Examples of Twitter in the Classroom | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
  via Online Universities Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and...

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Jade Brookes's curator insight, August 5, 2013 8:51 PM

You can't got wring with twitter!!

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         3. Social media gives kids many chances to enhance learning, allow students to discuss with people out side the classroom and it allows students to get information from all over the world.  Teachers throughout the world have found many innovative uses for social media in the classroom.

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Digital Citizenship: It’s More Than a Poster! | Krissy Venosdale {Venspired}

Digital Citizenship: It’s More Than a Poster! | Krissy Venosdale {Venspired} | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
Digital Citizenship: it's more than a poster! via @venspired http://t.co/w5jEWCFWAL #edchat #edtech
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The SMART Board – Educational Technology At Its Best

The SMART Board – Educational Technology At Its Best | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
The SMART Board – Educational Technology At Its Best When was the last time that you stepped inside of a grade school classroom?

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Teacher's Visual Library of 40+ iPad Apps ~ Edu...

Teacher's Visual Library of 40+ iPad Apps ~ Edu... | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
"I love it when I come across such educators curated lists of apps because I know since these apps are reviewed by fellow teachers then there is a high possibility that they will work for other teachers in different settings too.
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3 Great iPad Apps to Create Narrated Picture St...

3 Great iPad Apps to Create Narrated Picture St... | Learning Technology | Scoop.it
"Creating picture stories can be a very effective activity in unleashing students creativity. There are now some great apps that students can use to create and narrate their stories on iPad.
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