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Blended Learning Models Generating Lessons Learned

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But more research is needed to determine the effectiveness of the evolving models, and to identify which ones work best for which types of students.
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Creative Educator - How Project-Based Learning Develops Drive & Mastery

Creative Educator - How Project-Based Learning Develops Drive & Mastery | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Actively working on a “real world” problem through hands-on projects motivates students by asking them to work toward an outcome that matters to them.
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How can a PLN help educators stay connected? | CengageBrainiac — The college student's survival guide

Busy as days are, educators need time to relate with each other. Learn how a PLN such as Twitter can help you connect with colleagues in real time. (How can a PLN help educators stay connected?
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Nine Lessons on How to Teach 21st Century Skills and Knowledge

Nine Lessons on How to Teach 21st Century Skills and Knowledge | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Anthony Jackson is vice president for education at Asia Society.
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Blended Learning Models Generating Lessons Learned | Social e-learning network

Blended Learning Models Generating Lessons Learned | Social e-learning network | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
But more research is needed to determine the effectiveness of the evolving models, and to identify which ones work best for which types of students.
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10 Real-World Ways Schools Are Using Social Media | Edudemic

Rather than banning social media from the classroom, many secondary schools are reaching out to students on Twitter, Facebook and a host of other services — and it's working. From daily questions to pertinent updates, here's ....
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Denver Schools To Accelerate Blended Learning with $2.3 Million Corporate Grant -- THE Journal

Denver Schools To Accelerate Blended Learning with $2.3 Million Corporate Grant -- THE Journal | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
The foundation for an investment firm based in Denver that manages about $152 billion in assets worldwide is nearly doubling down on a multi-million-dollar investment it made in the local public school system.
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Evidence for blended learning « Evelyn Izquierdo

Evidence for blended learning « Evelyn Izquierdo | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Technologies in ELT See on www.techconvoy.com.
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Seeing 21st century skills put to use in the classroom - Iowa City Press Citizen

Seeing 21st century skills put to use in the classroom - Iowa City Press Citizen | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Seeing 21st century skills put to use in the classroomIowa City Press CitizenAs co-chairman of the 21st Century Skills Caucus, Loebsack visited West High and two Muscatine high schools on Wednesday.
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Learning theories

Discuss various theories on Learning (Learning theories http://t.co/DQlZL0MY #emprendimiento...)...
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iTeach: PBL: Getting Started with Project-Based Learning

iTeach: PBL: Getting Started with Project-Based Learning | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it

This is one of the best guides we have found online on how to integrate project based learning into your classroom.

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The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have

The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it

"It is amazing how technology has changed the whole world giving rise to new forms of education we never thought of. Our students are more digitally focused than any time before. They spend more time interacting with their mobile devices than they do with their parents or close relatives. Admittedly, this digital boom has both  positive and negative impact on our students."

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Advice for Blended Learning Start-Ups | Blend My Learning

Advice for Blended Learning Start-Ups | Blend My Learning | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Advice for blended learning startups: http://t.co/ZUC6g6CT...
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To Tweet Or Not To Tweet

A lot of people use Twitter, obviously, but how is micro-blogging interesting for a teacher or education personnel in general? I think it's an amazing tool f...
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Blended Learning Takes Center Stage at a Recent iNACOL Symposium

Blended Learning Takes Center Stage at a Recent iNACOL Symposium | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
PCG: Public Consulting Group News (Report: 275,000 students in 31 states attended fully online #schools in 2011-12.http://t.co/1QKZXy9V #educationreform #education...)...
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Trio leads push for new way of learning - Noosa News

Trio leads push for new way of learning - Noosa News | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Trio leads push for new way of learningNoosa NewsDr Jacobs has more than 25 years' experience working with children and parents as a teacher, coach, psychologist, mediator and lawyer and is an expert in parenting philosophies and theories.
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East Los Angeles Schools Get Blended Learning Boost From Hyundai - Sacramento Bee

East Los Angeles Schools Get Blended Learning Boost From Hyundai - Sacramento Bee | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
East Los Angeles Schools Get Blended Learning Boost From HyundaiSacramento BeeFollowing a blended learning model, students will learn through visual puzzles that are the hallmark of ST Math in computer labs.
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8th-Graders Tops in Technology Skill - Patch.com

8th-Graders Tops in Technology Skill - Patch.com | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
8th-Graders Tops in Technology SkillPatch.comThe skills assessment indicates “whether a student likely possesses the basic skills and knowledge necessary to use technology successfully in core coursework and in preparation for life in the 21st...
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Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series)

Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series) | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Educator Peter McIntosh helps his students to take ownership of their learning by using interactive subject-mastery tools like Khan Academy. (New #video!
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PLN short course builds your research toolkit | Bright Ideas

PLN short course builds your research toolkit | Bright Ideas | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
The next round of the Victorian Personal Learning Network has been announced, with the first ever Victorian PLN short course kicking off on November 12 and.
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Moodle Guest Course - Center for 21st Century Skills

Center for 21st Century Skills at EDUCATION CONNECTION 355 Goshen Road | PO Box 909. Litchfield, CT 06759. Tel: 860.567.0863 | Fax: 860.567.3381. EDUCATION CONNECTION is an equal opportunity provider and ...
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Project Based Learning & iPad Integration

This video shows how the ipad can be integrated into project based learning.

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6 Types of Blended Learning [Infographic]

6 Types of Blended Learning [Infographic] | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it

"Blended Learning is not so much an innovation as it is a natural by-product of the digital domain creeping into physical boundaries. As digital and social media become more and more prevalent in the life of learners, it was only a matter of time before learning became “blended” by necessity."

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Teaching with Twitter: how the social network can contribute to learning

Teaching with Twitter: how the social network can contribute to learning | The Riordan Foundation | Scoop.it
Twitter wasn't designed with teaching in mind but Rosie Miles finds it an ideal way to encourage students to get under the skin of academic texts.
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