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Library and Information Literacy for the Digital Generation!!!
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Infographing Teen Online Video Consumption

Infographing Teen Online Video Consumption | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Online videos can be informative or just plain entertaining. Here's a look at how teens are using online video services, like YouTube, today.
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The 2nd International Conference on Academic Writing | July 31 2012

The 2nd International Conference on Academic Writing | July 31 2012 | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
The conference will address current issues in first, second and foreign language academic writing in English, Hebrew, Arabic and other languages.
In this context, academic writing refers to any kind of writing that is done on the tertiary level and beyond in the educational system and international business community.
The following general areas of interest will be addressed as well as any others related to the conference theme:
The impact of an increasingly multicultural world on academic writing
The impact of technology on academic writing
Developing tools for writing in the 21st century
The impact of changing social, political and economic forces on
academic writing...
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H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online

H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

H-Net is an interdisciplinary
organization of scholars dedicated to developing the enormous educational
potential of the Internet and the World Wide Web publishing peer reviewed essays, multimedia materials, and discussion for colleagues and the interested public.

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Connect Neurons| Knowledge Networking Portal

Connect Neurons| Knowledge Networking Portal | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Connect Neurons an innovative platform for the learners to explore anything and everything. It is the first unconventional learning mechanism for the learners. Connect neurons is a social learning network.
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How to Flip for Success?

This video describes 3 main objectives posed by many teachers and trainers regarding flipped classrooms. It provides hands-on strategies on how to create ...

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Science & Technology Articles, Education Lesson Plans, Tech Tips,Software Reviews and More at Bright Hub

Science & Technology Articles, Education Lesson Plans, Tech Tips,Software Reviews and More at Bright Hub | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Discover a wealth of Science and Technology articles at Bright Hub, where you can also find K-12 Education lesson plans written and vetted by educators.
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Academy for Self Learners

Academy for Self Learners | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
SchooX offers a pleasant way to discover and transform information to knowledge. It offers a social environment where anyone can discover, collect and review knowledge resources of any kind. Users ...
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K12 » LoudCloud Systems

K12 » LoudCloud Systems | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
K-12 school systems need a quality learning platform that can enrich instruction and engage the 21st century student.

LoudCloud Learning Eco-system and IIS (Instructional Improvement System) for K12 provide a flexible and adaptive next generation learning platform enabling schools to meet learners unique needs and leverage new and innovative instructional approaches and improving student outcomes, teacher effectiveness, parent involvement, state standards compliance, and administrative effectiveness.

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LEGO education

LEGO education | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

LEGO® Education solutions allow our future scientists, designers and engineers to explore their talents and to work hands-on to grasp Information and Control Technology (ICT), science, maths, engineering and design & technology, through practical experience and demonstration.

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National STEM Centre Teaching Resources

National STEM Centre Teaching Resources | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
The National STEM Centre eLibrary enables you to search thousands of teaching resources for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects.
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Pupil Reward Points - school rewards system

Pupil Reward Points - school rewards system | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

A highly customisable school rewards system that can be used to record and recognise students' achievements, good attendance, taking part in extra-curricular activities, healthy eating etc.
Student feedback has been used to develop the student interface, which contains colourful 3D charts and host of features to keep students interested in their progress.
All achievement information can be accessed by staff at the school, which can be used for meetings and parents' evenings. Parents can also have their own login to get an overview of their children's achievements, which improves communication between school and home - favoured by Ofsted.

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Information Literacy: A Neglected Core Competency (EDUCAUSE Quarterly)

Information Literacy: A Neglected Core Competency (EDUCAUSE Quarterly) | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Our educational system should first expose students to information literacy and critical thinking in elementary school. Students should develop information literacy as a "habit of mind" that enables them to be sophisticated information finders and users by the time they reach college and then the working world. However, other priorities have prevented this from happening...

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Web 2.0 Content Creation Tools: A Quick Guide

A Web 2.0 guide on content Creation Tools 

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ALSC and LEGO® DUPLO® teaming up

ALSC and LEGO® DUPLO® teaming up | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and LEGO® DUPLO® are teaming up to celebrate the “builders of tomorrow.” Together, these two organizations are providing even more ins...
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Flipping the Classroom

Flipping the Classroom | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Flipping the classroom involves assigning web-based content as homework that replaces the traditional in-class lecture, making time and space available in the classroom for more inquiry-based projects. Professor Eric Mazur began experimenting with this instructional style at Harvard in the 1990s. In 2004, the Khan Academy videos helped bring the classroom flip into secondary education.


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Neelie Kroes on Open Education

Neelie Kroes, European Commission, talks about the amazing potential of information and communications technology (ICT) tools to transform Europe's education...
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LiveMinutes Presentation & tutorial Video

A video walkthrough of LiveMinutes Free Web Conferencing main features. 

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Infographing Social Media Demographics

Infographing Social Media Demographics | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Numerous social media sites have witnessed explosive growth of their user bases in the last several years, but it's a known fact that the type of user a site...
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Infographing Social Media for High School Yearbook…

Infographing Social Media for High School Yearbook… | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
A Flowtown funny inspirational outlook on  Social Media realities…...
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It's Time for a New Kind of High School

It's Time for a New Kind of High School | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Traditional high schools are outdated, and new school configurations are needed.

According to Jerry Diakiw, our high schools are relics of the past...ill suited for the emotional and intellectual well-being of out young people and profoundly out of step with the needs of our contemporary economy...

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Using ICT to Enhance Primary Science

Using ICT to Enhance Primary Science | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Learn how the National Science Learning Centre’s course  “Using ICT to Enhance Primary Science” will benefit teachers, schools and of course pupils.  Course Leader Tanya Shields...
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2Simple Software - Simple, powerful & creative educational software

2Simple Software - Simple, powerful & creative educational software | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

2simple Software provides high quality educational software for young children. Founded by ex-teachers and IT professionals, they make software that is simple, powerful and creative...

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Promethean World - Education Solutions : Whole Class Learning

Promethean World - Education Solutions : Whole Class Learning | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Promethean’s Whole Class Learning Solution empowers teachers to provide effective instruction simultaneously to a wide range of students, engaging the whole class while respecting the unique needs of individual students...

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