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3 Google Drive Tools for Creating Professional-looking Diagrams and Flowcharts

3 Google Drive Tools for Creating Professional-looking Diagrams and Flowcharts | Tech toys | Scoop.it
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Google Apps for Education: When Will It Replace the LMS? -

Google Apps for Education: When Will It Replace the LMS? - | Tech toys | Scoop.it
History professor Jonathan Rees called it an “uncharacteristically subtle post.” When he posted an excerpt from his university’s report on its Blackboard usage, he didn’t have to say much: “I think all I want to do here is point out … Continue reading...
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Augmented Reality Brings New Dimensions to Learning

Augmented Reality Brings New Dimensions to Learning | Tech toys | Scoop.it
Editor's Note: Drew Minock, who co-wrote this piece, is an elementary teacher, co-founder of the popular education blog Two Guys and Some IPads, and is one of the voices on "The Two Guys Show" podcas
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25 Apps You'll Need to Survive College

25 Apps You'll Need to Survive College | Tech toys | Scoop.it
Dude. College isn't exactly a walk in the park. Thankfully, these 25 apps will help make your experience a little easier.
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Innovation Excellence | 10 Emerging Educational Technologies & How They Are Being Used Across the Globe

For over a decade, the New Media Consortium (NMC) has been charting the landscape of emerging technologies in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry on a global scale.
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After School: 5 Apps Your Students Are Using When You’re Not Looking

Applications and tools (more than 5, despite what the title says) to enhance student learning.

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Qwiki for iPad on the iTunes App Store

"Qwiki combines thousands of sources to present concise, interactive summaries of millions of people, places and things in an experience optimized for the #iPad."
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Wolfram|Alpha: Mobile & Tablet Apps

Wolfram|Alpha apps for #iPhone, #iPod touch, #iPad, and #Android. Access data and computations when and where you need it, optimized for mobile and touch devices.
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Science360 for iPad for iPad on the iTunes App Store

Science360 for iPad for iPad on the iTunes App Store | Tech toys | Scoop.it
"The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions." #iPad
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8 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen

Teachers really like the ability to display their iPad or their students'
iPads on a projector screen. Projecting on a large screen is great for
demonstrations, simulations, explanations, and showing examples. There are
several ways this can be done in the classroom. Read the post for more
information and for a handy chart.
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The Dean's List: 50 Must-Read Higher Education Technology Blogs

The Dean's List: 50 Must-Read Higher Education Technology Blogs | Tech toys | Scoop.it
Our Inaugural Selection of the Best IT Blogs
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15 Impressive Tools for Creating Beautiful Presentations | Creativeoverflow

15 Impressive Tools for Creating Beautiful Presentations | Creativeoverflow | Tech toys | Scoop.it
Ever since MS PowerPoint revolutionized corporate and marketing communication in the early part of the millennium, presenting ideas through attractive slideshows has become a mandatory component of any successful and engaging presentation.
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iPads: From Pedagogical Crutch to Education Innovation

iPads: From Pedagogical Crutch to Education Innovation | Tech toys | Scoop.it
Now that we are well into summer, thoughts turn towards the next school year. For many teachers, fall may bring a classroom full of new devices. While this is an exciting prospect, it could also be a
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Apps to Support Bloom's Taxonomy - Android, Google, iPad and Web 2.0

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Infographics & Data Visualizations | Visual.ly

"Visual.ly is the world's largest community of infographics and data visualization. Come explore, share, and create."

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Medical Education Apps for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch developed by Pocket Anatomy®

Pocket Anatomy’s human anatomy Apps assist medical and healthcare students study and prepare for their human anatomy exams via their #iPad, #iPhone or #iPod Touch Apple device.
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FrontlineSMS

"By leveraging basic tools already ... FrontlineSMS enables instantaneous two-way communication on a large scale. #text
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