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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category
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Lots of innovative ideas for using Twitter.

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Tackk - Creatively Share your Message… One Tackk at a Time.

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A free service that makes publishing content on the web as easy as writing an email. Create and share your Tackk now!
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Quickly create and share engaging content.

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One Word Enhances the Journaling Experience - Technology Integration in Education

One Word Enhances the Journaling Experience - Technology Integration in Education | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
When I was a kid, I hated walking into my English class to face the drudgery of the daily journal topic the teacher’s pet had written sloppily on the chalkboar…
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A new way to help our students enjoy "journaling".

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Learn It In 5 - Home

How-To videos that help you learn what is Web 2.0, and strategies for using Web 2.0 technology in the digital classroom - all in 5 minutes or less
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Helping educators and students to use technology.

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10 Technology Enhanced Alternatives to Book Reports

10 Technology Enhanced Alternatives to Book Reports | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
The most dreaded word in school reading for students: book reports. Teachers assign them, viewing them as a necessary component of assessing reading comprehension. Book reports can be a contributing factor to 'readicide'.
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Exciting alternatives to the traditional book report.

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You Are Your Words - AHD

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Create a unique word-based self-portrait. So cool!

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The Adventures of Library Girl: The 10 Web 2.0 Tools/Apps I Use Most As A Teacher, Learner & Leader

The Adventures of Library Girl: The 10 Web 2.0 Tools/Apps I Use Most As A Teacher, Learner & Leader | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
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Technology tools for libraries and librarians.

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The Best 10 Free Word Cloud Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best 10 Free Word Cloud Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
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Word Cloud generators- technology magic!

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10 Real-World BYOD Classrooms (And Whether It's Worked Or Not) - Edudemic

10 Real-World BYOD Classrooms (And Whether It's Worked Or Not) - Edudemic | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
Should students be able to bring their own devices to the classroom and then use them for learning? BYOD classrooms are becoming more popular as money gets tight... but is a viable option?
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The BYOD movement is a smart way to integrate technology into the learning process.

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Five Reasons I Love Using QR Codes in My Classroom

Five Reasons I Love Using QR Codes in My Classroom | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
There are so many tools that educators can use to get students interested and engaged in their work. Like most teachers today, I integrate technology into my instruction everyday. I'm lucky to work i
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QR Codes provide on-the-spot access to rich information.

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7 Online Quiz Tools Perfect For Classrooms - Edudemic

7 Online Quiz Tools Perfect For Classrooms - Edudemic | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
Whether you want to have students turn in work via an online form or simply take a quiz or test, online quiz tools are critical for connected classrooms.
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Create and administer quizzes online.  Give these tools a try.

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edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education

edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
Reviews & recommendations of tools for education
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A one stop shop for finding educational tools.

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iPad As....

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EdTechTeacher provides professional development services to teachers, schools, districts, and administrators.
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A great list of iPad apps grouped by learning objectives.

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Inanimate Alice - Homepage

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Inanimate Alice - A Digital Novel
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Try this award-winning, interactive narrative.

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Challenging the Model of 1:1 with BYOD

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This year my school district in Vermont ventured into a sort-of BYOD/1:1 hybrid program. We realized the importance of allowing our students access to technology to enhance their learning, but the in
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Not your traditional BYOD; This unique idea is how one school district differentiated instruction with tech devices.

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Shelfari

Shelfari is an online community for book lovers and is free to use. You can create a virtual bookshelf, look up new books, and share your  shelf with friends. Shelfari can be used in education in...
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Create a virtual bookshelf for your library or classroom.

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30+1 Ways You Should Be Using Facebook in Your Classroom

30+1 Ways You Should Be Using Facebook in Your Classroom | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
Facebook isn’t just a great way for you to find old friends or learn about what’s happening this weekend, it is also an incredible learning tool. Teachers can utilize Facebook for class projects, f...
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Are you using Facebook in the classroom?  Please share your story.

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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Use Voicethread

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Use Voicethread | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
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One of my new favorite tools!

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Craig Kemp's Professional Reflection Blog: Web 2.0 Tools to Liven up your teaching programme: 2013 update

Craig Kemp's Professional Reflection Blog: Web 2.0 Tools to Liven up your teaching programme: 2013 update | Really Cool Tech Tools! | Scoop.it
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A great list of resources; be sure and keep it handy!

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