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2013 STEMx Conference Welcome!

2013 STEMx Conference Welcome! | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Global 2013 STEMx Education Conference, the world’s first massively open online conference for educators which focuses on Science, Technology, E…
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Teachers Gear Up for Science Standards

Teachers Gear Up for Science Standards | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Even though only one state has adopted the standards, some teachers have already scrapped old lessons and instructional styles to embrace new ones.
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11 Steps to Create A Google Plus Community for your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

11 Steps to Create A Google Plus Community for your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
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A Learning Simulation For Science & Social Studies: Plan It Green

A Learning Simulation For Science & Social Studies: Plan It Green | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
We all know how much emphasis is being placed on green energy strategies these days. The folks over National Geographic recently teamed up with GE…
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Problem-Based Learning or Just Another Project? Use This Checklist to Find Out

Problem-Based Learning or Just Another Project? Use This Checklist to Find Out | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
A few days ago I posted Amy Mayer's comparison between assigning projects and developing project-based learning in the classroom. Due to its immense popularity, I decided to do some more research o...
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Thinking About Chinuch: A Smashing PBL Success (with an assist from Twitter)!

Thinking About Chinuch: A Smashing PBL Success (with an assist from Twitter)! | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
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Cancer, Innovation and a Boy Named Jack - Forbes

Cancer, Innovation and a Boy Named Jack - Forbes | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Innovation doesn't care how old you are. I'd like you to meet Jack Andraka.  It's a name you will be hearing a lot about--today, tomorrow and in the future. Jack is a scientist and  innovator.
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tweenteacher.com » Blogging with Middle Schoolers: Frontloading and First Steps

tweenteacher.com » Blogging with Middle Schoolers: Frontloading and First Steps | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
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Essential rules for effectively using iPads in middle school classrooms | iSource

Essential rules for effectively using iPads in middle school classrooms | iSource | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
MathBoard is just one of thousands of effective apps for the classroom. In the two years of being a principal of a school that has been using iPads on a 1:1

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Why most K-12 schools aren’t ready for the iPad revolution

Why most K-12 schools aren’t ready for the iPad revolution | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Before our schools leap headlong into an embrace of the iPad, they should consider whether that's the best use of their budget -- or the best technological focus for our children.
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Using iPad Screencasting for Feedback and Assessment - iPads in Education

Using iPad Screencasting for Feedback and Assessment - iPads in Education | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Screencasting is the process of capturing the screen interactions on your computer - usually along with an audio narrative. It's been a very effective method f…
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VCell - A Free iPad App for Learning About Cells

VCell - A Free iPad App for Learning About Cells | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
VCell is a free iPad published by a team of scientists and developers at North Dakota State University. The purpose of the app is to provide a place where students can learn about cellular respirat...
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25 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher

25 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
25 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher

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Lauren Hamburger Adler's curator insight, March 11, 2013 3:02 PM

Great list of Google helps

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Going Deep: STEM in the Connected Classroom

Going Deep: STEM in the Connected Classroom | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
Blending STEM with the connected classroom is a powerful learning model, provided we have innovative thinking, teacher autonomy and flexible scheduling.
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Information Is Beautiful | How Many Gigatons of CO2?

Information Is Beautiful | How Many Gigatons of CO2? | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
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iPad Apps–by Task

iPad Apps–by Task | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it

19 questions you might ask about how and when to use an app in the classroom.....and you get the information on apps that will help to answer the questions.


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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, March 14, 2013 4:28 PM

A neat evaluation matrix goes with this post that provides a description of the app, usefulness and ease of use.  A goldmine!!

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Creating Classrooms We Need: 8 Ways Into Inquiry Learning

Creating Classrooms We Need: 8 Ways Into Inquiry Learning | Science Education for 21st Century Learners | Scoop.it
If kids can access information from sources other than school, and if school is no longer the only place where information lives, what, then happens to the

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