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Myebook - get it out there!

Myebook - get it out there! | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Create your eBooks, Photo albums, Comics, Magazines, Fanzines, CV, Brochures, Books... When you're done, publish and share your ebook full of photos, video, audio with friends, family, and the world.

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You can create, publish, share or sell  your eBooks. And it's free!

Still in Beta.

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Cindy Rudy's curator insight, December 18, 2012 3:33 PM
Publishing tool for all types of creators.
Shanika Journey's curator insight, December 21, 2012 2:41 PM

Looks like a very useful tool if you want to share a eBook or digital publication virally online. And the cool thing about is that it's free.

Tracy Shaw's curator insight, December 27, 2012 7:28 PM

This is a great resource for students wanting to publish their own work.

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Fear is boring, and other tips for living a creative life

Fear is boring, and other tips for living a creative life | Serious Play | Scoop.it
"Eat Pray Love" author Elizabeth Gilbert shares 11 ways to think smartly about creativity.
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5 Strategies for Team Brainstorming to Use in Your Next Meeting

5 Strategies for Team Brainstorming to Use in Your Next Meeting | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Planning a meeting for your team? Make sure you abide by these 5 rules to ensure it's actually productive.
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Tips for a Profitable Webinar

Tips for a Profitable Webinar | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Looking to boost sales? Consider presenting a webinar. Here's what you can do to put together a profitable webinar that can lead to better conversions.

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4 Types of Accurate Rubric Descriptors for Improving Assessment Practice

4 Types of Accurate Rubric Descriptors for Improving Assessment Practice | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Here is a breakdown of 4 different kinds of rubric descriptors that will help you bring a pinpoint accuracy to your assessments.
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11 Steps Towards Deliberate Practice – Expert Enough

11 Steps Towards Deliberate Practice – Expert Enough | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Deliberate practice is your highway to becoming an expert. It is the fastest way to become really good at things. If you want to become great, you need to learn how to practice deliberately. But there is a problem…

Deliberate practice is not easy. It is not something you were born with. Deliberate practice is effortful activity that can be sustained only for a limited time each day and exhaustion must be avoided.

The goal of deliberate practice is not to be enjoyed, the only goal is to improve your performance.
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Brincar com Lego é nova forma de aprendizagem para adultos

Brincar com Lego é nova forma de aprendizagem para adultos | Serious Play | Scoop.it
O método baseia-se no conceito handstorming – em pensar com as mãos na construção de conhecimento, através de modelos em Lego. Pode ser usado em contextos empresariais e académicos.
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7 Amazing Books That Will Unlock Your Creativity

7 Amazing Books That Will Unlock Your Creativity | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Tap into your creativity when you pick up one or more of these inspiring, motivating books.
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Quick Ted Talks to Develop Leadership and Character – Engaging and Effective Teaching

Quick Ted Talks to Develop Leadership and Character – Engaging and Effective Teaching | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Love these quick (and funny!) talks to inspire leadership and teach character with my high school students!
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Why I can’t stop talking about Visible Thinking

Why I can’t stop talking about Visible Thinking | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Many approaches to encouraging better thinking are abilities-centric, but Visible Thinking is about fostering dispositions of thought, creating a Culture of Thinking, and bringing students to the center of the learning conversation.I think it is vital to share the message and practices of Visible Thinking, especially as they apply to innovation and creativity in the…
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Makedo International Shop – Makedo Cardboard Construction

Makedo International Shop – Makedo Cardboard Construction | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Makedo is a simple to use, open-ended system of tools for creative cardboard construction. Build imaginative and useful creations from upcycled cardboard.
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Toolkit: Designing for Empathy - Artefact

Toolkit: Designing for Empathy - Artefact | Serious Play | Scoop.it
To design successful products, you need to build empathy with customers and users. Our easy to use, free toolkit can help you and your team get started.
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10 Collaborative Technology Projects Your Students Will Love!

10 Collaborative Technology Projects Your Students Will Love! | Serious Play | Scoop.it

If your classroom is far from a 1:1 environment (more like 1:32), it can be hard to find great technology projects that really work. Here are some simple tech tools students can use to create awesome projects.


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Carlos Fosca's curator insight, November 18, 2016 5:46 AM

Muy recomendado!!

Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, November 5, 3:21 AM
Love these!
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Great ideas for tech collaboration! Reel 'em in! 

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Intùiti Creative Cards

Intùiti Creative Cards | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Intùiti helps you finding new ideas, curing the blank page syndrome, and improving the way you express yourself.
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Some of The Best Tools for Creating Video Lessons

Some of The Best Tools for Creating Video Lessons | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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23 Best Icebreaker Games for Adults [Updated] - Icebreaker Ideas

23 Best Icebreaker Games for Adults [Updated] - Icebreaker Ideas | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Updated: 29/07/2015 One might wonder what sets an icebreaker game apart from other types of icebreakers. Icebreaker games are longer and a bit more complicated than other icebreaker exercises. Many of them need some advance preparation. Some of the best icebreaker games work for any size group and any age and have modifications and variations …
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The 4C's

The 4C's | Serious Play | Scoop.it
A routine for identifying key concepts from a text.
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The 4C’s thinking routine provides a set of questions that encourage leaners to grapple with the information provided in the text in a purposeful and structured way. The test-based discussion is built around making connections, asking questions, identifying key ideas, and considering application.
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25 Self-Reflection Questions to Get Students Thinking About Their Learning

25 Self-Reflection Questions to Get Students Thinking About Their Learning | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Debrief questions are the most important ones to ask after a lesson. Here are 25 self-reflection questions to get students think about their learning.
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A Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit for 2018 – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine

A Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit for 2018 – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine | Serious Play | Scoop.it
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Best Board Games for Nurturing Creativity

Best Board Games for Nurturing Creativity | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Best board games for nurturing creativity in kids: my top picks of games that encourage creative thinking, literacy and storytelling skills in kids.
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Four Ways to Introduce Yourself and Your Work as a Facilitator | North Star Facilitators

Four Ways to Introduce Yourself and Your Work as a Facilitator | North Star Facilitators | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Often people struggle with best ways to describe what they do as a process facilitator or how to market facilitation as a service to both internal and external clients. Sorry, there are really no easy ways to synthesize the complexity of what you do in the typical elevator speech format. However, let me give you some tips from some of my own experiences and those of long time experienced facilitators I trust.

First of all, to describe you and your work you might want to include four things:

1) the What – a brief description of facilitation
2) the Why- the benefits of having a facilitator
3) the When – when you step in to help – i.e., your role as facilitator
4) the How – your particular style and gifts that you would bring to the situation.

I will attempt to answer all four questions here. Just choose a few pithy phrases from each section and you might come up with a meaningful, succinct facilitator elevator speech…
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The Agile Vision Board: Vision and Product Strategy

The Agile Vision Board: Vision and Product Strategy | Serious Play | Scoop.it
This post introduces the Product Vision Boar, a simple, yet powerful tool to capture the vision and product strategy.
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21 Card Decks for Creative Problem Solving, Effective Communication & Strategic Foresight

21 Card Decks for Creative Problem Solving, Effective Communication & Strategic Foresight | Serious Play | Scoop.it
What are some useful playdecks for sparking creativity and innovation? That was this week’s question that went out on twitter, and below are some of your responses. The number of decks out there is large, so I decided to curate this list based on whether there’s a full free version available online, or at the…
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