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FREE iBook: Using QR Codes to Energize Lessons & Differentiate Instruction

FREE iBook: Using QR Codes to Energize Lessons & Differentiate Instruction | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
I'm so excited to announce that today my iBook Using QR Codes to Energize Lessons & Differentiate Instruction: Actionable Tips for Your Classroom & Beyond is now absolutely free! This iBook...

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How To Use Snapchat for Readers’ Advisory

How To Use Snapchat for Readers’ Advisory | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Here's how one public librarian uses the popular social media app to create booktalks that wow teen and new adult readers.
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What's the HCOS Immersive Technology (IMT) Program? - Safeshare.TV

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~Helpful on at least three levels --great use of safeshare.tv, powtoon.com, and most importantly the background of immersive technology and the evolving pedagogy around it~

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10 Professional Learning Curriculum Buckets for Teaching and ...

10 Professional Learning Curriculum Buckets for Teaching and ... | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Promote a transparent curriculum? Make learning progressions clear? Help students navigate their learning? Maintain evidence of mastery? Tech for Personalizing Learning: How does technology help us tailor the learning to ...
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~Categories we know but may not effectually utilize~

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Seven kids coding projects that crowdfunded their first steps

Seven kids coding projects that crowdfunded their first steps | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Kano, Play-i, Primo, Hello Ruby, Robot Turtles, ScratchJr and Craft Computer Club turned to the crowd for first funding.
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~Exciting, cutting edge programs for young students to learn coding.~

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Great Critical Thinking Map for your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Great Critical Thinking Map for your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
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Classroom Poster on The Benefits of Reading Boo...

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Classroom Poster on The Benefits of Reading Books ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on Australian Curriculum Implementation curated by Dr Peter Carey (Classroom Poster on The Benefits of Reading Books ~ Educational Technology and Mobile...
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Technology Bits Bytes & Nibbles | Digital Citizenship Curriculum ...

Technology Bits Bytes & Nibbles | Digital Citizenship Curriculum ... | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
A 17 page table full of resources. Title, Standard/Objective, Grade levee and they have even divided up who is responsible in their district for what. Very organized and quite a details plan. If you district is looking for a way to ...
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Top 100 Apps of the Year | Tech Learning

Top 100 Apps of the Year | Tech Learning | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it

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Connie Wise's curator insight, February 5, 2014 1:47 PM

Digital storytelling and math lead the apps used in 2013,

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New Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum Now ...

New Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum Now ... | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Class 2: Manage your Digital Footprint• Students will be empowered with the information to make safe and appropriate decisions online by learning the importance of online citizenship, how to manage and create a positive ...

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~IKeepSafe should be a great partner in this venture~

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We need as much of this as we can possibly get.

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Great Training

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We have started to create a resource to help all busy teachers learn how to use key elearning tools. This is a JIT (Just in Time) learning resource where you can come to learn how to use some great...
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~Tutorials for those applications you want to use with your students~

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A Practical Guide For Teachers Who Just Got iPads – from Holly on Edudemic | Leading Change in Changing Times

A Practical Guide For Teachers Who Just Got iPads – from Holly on Edudemic | Leading Change in Changing Times | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
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~Very thought provoking and useful article for even the seasoned iPad user~

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Three Ways Chromebooks Are Better Than PCs or Macs

Three Ways Chromebooks Are Better Than PCs or Macs | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Look, I’m not trying to start a war here, but hear me out: Chromebooks are awesome. In fact, I prefer mine to my Windows PC for nearly every use. Why? Because I think it’s a better system. Let’s talk about why.
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Audiobooks and the Summer Reading Push | Tech Tidbits

Audiobooks and the Summer Reading Push | Tech Tidbits | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Audiobooks are just what teens need to combat the summer slide. Teacher librarian Phil Goerner shares the top free resources to offer over the break.
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Integrating Google Tools 4 Teachers

Integrating Google Tools 4 Teachers | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
A workshop presented Colette Cassinelli, Google Certified Teacher...

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~One stop shopping for answering all those questions about utilizing various Google tools~

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A Simple Guide to All That Teachers Need to Know about Digital Citizenship ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Simple Guide to All That Teachers Need to Know about Digital Citizenship ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
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How Minecraft Teaches Reading, Writing and Problem Solving

How Minecraft Teaches Reading, Writing and Problem Solving | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Last month, Scientific American declared "...“not only is Minecraft immersive and creative, but it is an excellent platform for making almost any subject area more engaging.” A nod from a top scien...
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From Scratch to Tynker: Tools to Teach Kids How to Code | screencast tutorial - The Digital Shift

From Scratch to Tynker: Tools to Teach Kids How to Code | screencast tutorial - The Digital Shift | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
A screencast tour of four free applications to help kids learn how to code: Daisy the Dinosaur, Hopscotch, Scratch, and Tynker.
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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World (Excellent. Great digital curriculum!
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~Useful as an overview for technology curriculum~

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These are The Skills Students Learn from Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

These are The Skills Students Learn from Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
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Habits of an effective iPad Teacher

Habits of an effective iPad Teacher | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Collaborative World Canada meets New Zealand I've recently had a very useful online chat with Steve Lai in Vancouver about not only the skills and habits but also the mindset required to make iPad ...

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John Pearce's curator insight, September 19, 2013 4:27 AM

This is a really interesting pdf on a couple of levels one because of the content and secondly because of the way it was created as a collaboration between two bloggers blogging about iPads but from two different systems. It's brief enough to take in quickly but broad enough to be used to stimulate some interesting conversations.

Connie Wise's curator insight, October 17, 2013 5:14 PM

Effective teachers go beyond the apps

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Teach Kids To Be Their Own Internet Filters

Teach Kids To Be Their Own Internet Filters | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
Students live in an information saturated world. The most effective way to keep them safe and using the internet responsibly as a learning tool is to teach them how to be their own filters.
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When Tech Turns Nouns Into Verbs

When Tech Turns Nouns Into Verbs | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
It started with smartphones that downloaded new operating systems, or became maps or cameras. Now cars, actual cameras, thermostats and computers are changing their look and functionality on a near-constant basis.
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~And a computer IS . . . 

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How Tablets Can Enable Meaningful Connections for Students and Teachers

How Tablets Can Enable Meaningful Connections for Students and Teachers | Teaching Technology Skills | Scoop.it
In the best learning environments, sharing work doesn’t just mean posting on the Internet, it means building connections with a wider community, so that sharing becomes part of a set of relationships and patterns of exchange.

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~Enjoy the Someday-Monday concept of technology integration in this four part series~

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Connie Wise's curator insight, August 30, 2013 4:41 PM

Mind/Shift:  Part one of a 4-part series.

View sidebar links as well--Future of TAblets: Someday/Monday