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Virtual Reality in the Classroom Presentation – Jason Kries on Technology

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How to Cite a President Trump Tweet - EasyBib Blog

How to Cite a President Trump Tweet - EasyBib Blog | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Learn how to cite a Twitter message from President Trump, or "Trump Tweet." We review the proper format for citing it in MLA, APA, and Chicago.
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5 Big Ideas In Education That Don't Work

5 Big Ideas In Education That Don't Work | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Some of the most popular ideas in education aren't necessarily the best fixes.
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A Whale Of A PBL - P21

A Whale Of A PBL - P21 | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
School Change, PBL, Technology, Classroom Practice, 4Cs, 21st century skills, 21st century learning, STEM, STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Math
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Online Tool Lights the Way for Districts in FCC Bandwidth Race

Online Tool Lights the Way for Districts in FCC Bandwidth Race | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Education SuperHighway is giving school districts an open book for comparing their bandwidth spending against the nation’s schools.
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An App Helps Teachers Track Student Attendance

An App Helps Teachers Track Student Attendance | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Kinvolved, whose users include a Harlem school, lets teachers take attendance and inform parents by text message if a student is absent or late.
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Why write for your teacher when you can publish for the world? - Cooper on Curriculum

Why write for your teacher when you can publish for the world? - Cooper on Curriculum | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Last weekend at EdcampNYC, Starr Sackstein (@mssackstein), Tony Sinanis (@TonySinanis), and I facilitated a conversation on blogging and branding. This was the first time I had run a session with either of them, and it was an absolute blast!
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Tune into the largest K-5 streaming concert ever | eSchool News | eSchool News

Tune into the largest K-5 streaming concert ever | eSchool News | eSchool News | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
To cap off Connected Educator Month, classroom entertainer Dave Ruch is hosting what he hopes will become the biggest K-5 concert ever -- hosting a free, streaming concert Oct. 30 for schools around the world.
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WeAreTeachers: 60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom

WeAreTeachers: 60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Using a tablet to explore STEAM concepts is a natural pairing—as kids drag, draw and create they learn more about technology and the world around them. That's why we've gathered 60 of our favorite apps for teaching STEAM in the classroom, with recommendations for every grade level. Read on to get our list!
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How to Cite President Obama's Farewell Address - EasyBib Blog

How to Cite President Obama's Farewell Address - EasyBib Blog | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Have to write about and cite President Barack Obama's farewell address. We review how to cite his speech if it was found online as a transcript or a video.
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How Savvy are Your Students?: 7 Fake Websites to Really Test Their Evaluation Skills - EasyBib Blog

How Savvy are Your Students?: 7 Fake Websites to Really Test Their Evaluation Skills - EasyBib Blog | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Looking to test your students’ capabilities at figuring out if a website is real or not? Use these fake websites to help.
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5 Awesome TED Talks On How Technology Is Changing Education

5 Awesome TED Talks On How Technology Is Changing Education | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
In the last ten years, technology has changed the way we work and communicate with others — and it’s also changed how we interact in the classroom. In fact, some educators argue that technology can improve the classroom by eliminating the need for a physical one, and allow students to learn remotely, from wherever they do their best work. While it’s still too early to know if this is the most effective way to teach, it’s important to stay-to-update on these innovations in education and see what we can learn from them. In these TED talks, students and educators share their …
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PBS Election Central

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Check out Election Central from PBS with tools, resources & solutions to engage students in the political process.
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4 Updates to Google Forms You're Going to Love | The Gooru

4 Updates to Google Forms You're Going to Love | The Gooru | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, Google announced a list of new features for Google Forms. Boasting templates that come pre-populated with suggested questions based on your use case and the ability to see who has completed your form and who hasn’t, these ..more ›
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6 Free Sites for Creating Your Own Comics

6 Free Sites for Creating Your Own Comics | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
In the days of cold, hard newsprint, only people who could draw were successful comic strip authors. In some cases, this resulted in comic strips that had very nice pictures, bu...
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6 Baseball-Themed Classroom Activities for the World Series

6 Baseball-Themed Classroom Activities for the World Series | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Explore some resources for using the World Series to bring history, math, social studies, music, and visual arts to your classroom.
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WeAreTeachers: 13 Strategies to Improve Student Classroom Discussions

WeAreTeachers: 13 Strategies to Improve Student Classroom Discussions | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Citing textual evidence is about more than ratlling off quotes from the story. Here are 13 strategies to improve discussions through student use of textual evidence.
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Report: Teacher-Controlled Video Observations Improve Teacher Assessment Process -- THE Journal

Report: Teacher-Controlled Video Observations Improve Teacher Assessment Process -- THE Journal | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Teachers who participated in a year-long study comparing video-recorded and in-person classroom observations found the video observation process fairer and more useful overall than in-person observations, according to a new report from the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University.
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Literacy in the Digital Age: Five Sites With High-Quality Informational Text

Literacy in the Digital Age: Five Sites With High-Quality Informational Text | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
Engage your students with high-quality informational text that allows them to explore their own interests. Natalie Franzi and Steve Figurelli share five fabulous websites.
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Educational Leadership:Schools, Families, Communities:Involvement or Engagement?

Educational Leadership:Schools, Families, Communities:Involvement or Engagement? | PD 2.0 | Scoop.it
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