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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Fabulous Academic Search Engines | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it

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Victor LS's curator insight, February 8, 2013 12:23 PM

An interesting list of academic search engines!Bookmark them!

Jan MacWatters's curator insight, February 16, 2013 12:35 PM

The mobile world is expanding. This is good to have information.

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Technologie de l'éducation et de l'apprentissage mobile: 12 Fabulous moteurs de recherche universitaires.

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Explore the concept of Mobile learning (Mlearning) in the wide context of Information Literacy (News, Trends, Content aggregation…)
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Fiction in the Classroom: Can Stories Foster Empathy?Learning and the Brain blog

Fiction in the Classroom: Can Stories Foster Empathy?Learning and the Brain blog | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
We have long encouraged children to expand their imagination by engaging with make believe, but could reading fiction have even greater lifelong benefits?

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What is the Value of a Teacher? | Alan November | TEDxWestVancouverED

If you Google a topic what information comes up on your search? How deep do you go to know more? Alan argues that in the digital age, educators have a ke

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Millennial Leadership in schools

Millennial Leadership in schools | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Pollie Massey recently wrote an article for Forbes, which looked at the changing face of leadership within the business world.  Massey notes that  Millennials (born between 1980 and 2004) make up one third of the US workforce at the moment, and that figures is set to increase to 50% by 2020.  At the moment, Baby…

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A Lesson For Preschools: When It’s Done Right, The Benefits Last

A Lesson For Preschools: When It’s Done Right, The Benefits Last | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
The positive effects of high-quality early education in North Carolina stayed with kids into fifth grade, according to new research published in Child
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Taking Small Steps Towards Change At A Big, Traditional High School

Taking Small Steps Towards Change At A Big, Traditional High School | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
West Seattle High School is developing a program within the school to help struggling students develop the relationships and skills they need to thrive. The
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What Types of Sound Experiences Enable Children to Learn Best?

What Types of Sound Experiences Enable Children to Learn Best? | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Certain types of sound can help a child develop her ability to learn. What's not so great? An excess of meaningless sound, like white noise and noise pollution.
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Learning Styles: Is Visual Learning Really A Thing?

Learning Styles: Is Visual Learning Really A Thing? | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Many students confuse a learning preference with inherent trait when really most learners benefit when new information is presented in multiple ways.
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Three Things Top Performing Students Know That Their Peers Miss

Three Things Top Performing Students Know That Their Peers Miss | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Often the students earning the best grades in class aren't smarter, they're just working more efficiently.
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Three Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills

Three Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Teaching students how to make inferences and see positive sides of even terrible ideas can help them develop critical thinking skills.
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Why Late Nights Lead to Crankier, More Emotional Teens

Why Late Nights Lead to Crankier, More Emotional Teens | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Findings provide new evidence pushing back school start times, to let adolescents sleep and wake up when it's more natural, researchers say. It's going to bed
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How to Develop Mindsets for Compassion and Caring in Students

How to Develop Mindsets for Compassion and Caring in Students | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
How adults perceive children either as working from deficits or strengths can make a big difference in kids' resilience and motivation to learn.
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What Neuroscience Can Tell Us About Making Fractions Stick

What Neuroscience Can Tell Us About Making Fractions Stick | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Students need a deep conceptual understanding of fractions to succeed in high school algebra. Maximizing learning with attention to brain science can help all
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How One School Changed Culture From Within So Students Could Succeed

How One School Changed Culture From Within So Students Could Succeed | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Of all the innovative things happening in education, teachers at PS 89 focused in on building strong relationships with students and are seeing good results.
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Using Brain Breaks to Restore Students’ Focus by Judy Willis

Using Brain Breaks to Restore Students’ Focus by Judy Willis | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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Combating Fake News And Teaching Digital Literacy via  STEVEN ANDERSON

Combating Fake News And Teaching Digital Literacy via  STEVEN ANDERSON | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
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4 Teaching Ideas That You Can Use Next Monday 

4 Teaching Ideas That You Can Use Next Monday  | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it

Thousands of teachers all over the world already use and teach mind mapping in their classrooms. As one of the most effective learning techniques, mind mapping can help students take better notes, improve comprehension, and foster creativity.

If you’re interested in using mind maps with your students but aren’t sure how to get started, this article is for you...

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How Do Parents Honor the Benefits of Digital Devices While Limiting Kids’ Use?

How Do Parents Honor the Benefits of Digital Devices While Limiting Kids’ Use? | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
How do you cope with parenting in the digital age? And how do you balance it all? How do you protect your kids, yet give them the freedom to create and explore?
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Which Qualities of Early Childcare Programs Help Parents and Kids Succeed?

Which Qualities of Early Childcare Programs Help Parents and Kids Succeed? | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
A new study on high-quality early learning programs show a robust long-term return on investment. The most potent ingredients? Parental engagement and empathy.
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How to Integrate Growth Mindset Messages Into Every Part of Math Class

How to Integrate Growth Mindset Messages Into Every Part of Math Class | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Concrete ideas for math teachers looking to incorporate growth mindset into their classrooms.
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Steps Teachers Can Take to Keep Girls and Minorities in Computer Science Education

Steps Teachers Can Take to Keep Girls and Minorities in Computer Science Education | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
An outline of practical steps has helped teachers keep students from under represented minority groups in computer science class. Part of the guideline means
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How Civic Engagement Helps Students See Their Capacity to Make Change

How Civic Engagement Helps Students See Their Capacity to Make Change | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
As civic engagement moves into the digital sphere, teachers have an opportunity to engage students with their local communities and the issues they face.
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How One School Changed Its Math Culture, Starting With Teachers

How One School Changed Its Math Culture, Starting With Teachers | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Many teachers grew up with troubling messages about their mathematical abilities that affect the subtle messages the send to students. But that can change.
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How Cross-Cultural Dialogue Builds Critical Thinking and Empathy

How Cross-Cultural Dialogue Builds Critical Thinking and Empathy | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Generation Global helps students build empathy for those in different cultures by engaging in dialogue about their experiences. The goal is to make the exotic
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Why Empathy Holds the Key to Transforming 21st Century Learning

Why Empathy Holds the Key to Transforming 21st Century Learning | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Empathy -- the ability to understand another person's experiences and emotions -- can be a powerful learning tool for students and an important outcome of
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Building A Tinkering Mindset In Young Students Through Making

Building A Tinkering Mindset In Young Students Through Making | Education & Information Literacy | Scoop.it
Making with early elementary students is not only possible, but incredibly rewarding. Alice Baggett describes how the maker mindset has helped her students to
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