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Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 50 Sites and Apps for Digital Storytelling

Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 50 Sites and Apps for Digital Storytelling | techedinfo | Scoop.it
50 sites and Apps for digital story telling #edtech #edreform @GalileoEducNet @UCalgaryEduc @UCalgary_Arts @sfriesen http://t.co/L7JFSnxcWK
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10 Common Technology Time Savers You Might Not Know - Lifehacker Australia

10 Common Technology Time Savers You Might Not Know - Lifehacker Australia | techedinfo | Scoop.it
10 Common Technology Time Savers You Might Not Know Lifehacker Australia I've lost count of the number of times I've groaned after learning the simplest of technology-related time savers — say, auto-resizing columns in Windows.
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iPad cameras have improved but still trip my shudder - The Seattle Times

iPad cameras have improved but still trip my shudder - The Seattle Times | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Apple Insider iPad cameras have improved but still trip my shudder The Seattle Times While iPad 2 cameras remain rudimentary, those on newer models, including the iPad Mini, are better, and apps provide more user control.
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To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network

To Attract More Girls to STEM, Bring More Storytelling to Science | Budding Scientist, Scientific American Blog Network | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Guest Post by Jonathan Olsen and Sarah Gross, teachers at High Technology High School in Lincroft, New Jersey

Women and girls are historically underrepresented in STEM (science, technology, engineering, ...
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Transliteracy- QR Codes and Art

Transliteracy- QR Codes and Art | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Tweet Transliteracy is defined on Wikipedia as The ability to read, write and interact across a range of platforms, tools and media from signing and orality through handwriting, print, TV, radio an...
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9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again -- THE Journal

9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again -- THE Journal | techedinfo | Scoop.it
T.H.E. Journal asked educators for the most creative storytelling apps available, and we did a little digging on our own, too. The tools and apps we found turn students into novelists, artists, and moviemakers.
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Multi-touch E-books vs Apps | @theFutureBook

Multi-touch E-books vs Apps | @theFutureBook | techedinfo | Scoop.it

Have you heard the noise about iBooks Author (iBA) recently? Apple are keen for publishers to use this to create beautiful multi-touch books within the iBookstore. Simply (or not so simply) add widgets and your book can include slideshows, videos and dynamic 3-D animation.

 

And why might you do this? Well, there’s an increasing tendency for Apple to reject book apps for the App Store which might lend themselves better to the iBookstore ...


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Why Curation Will Transform Education and Learning: 10 Key Reasons

Why Curation Will Transform Education and Learning: 10 Key Reasons | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Content curation will play a major role both in the way we teach and in the way we educate ourselves on any topic. When and where it will be adopted, it will deeply affect many key aspects of the educational ecosystem.
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Some schools tell students to bring own technology

Some schools tell students to bring own technology | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Not so long ago, most school districts had very strict policies: Leave your cellphones and laptops at home.

The schools would provide any technology a student needed. Often, there wasn't much.
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Apps for multiple intelligences | ipadders.eu

Apps for multiple intelligences | ipadders.eu | techedinfo | Scoop.it
What makes the iPad brilliant is that it caters to all different intelligences. In fact most apps touch upon all different types of intelligences.
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A Librarian's Guide to Makerspaces: 16 Resources - OEDB.org

A Librarian's Guide to Makerspaces: 16 Resources - OEDB.org | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Makerspaces, sometimes also referred to as hackerspaces, hackspaces, and fablabs are creative, DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn.
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Connect USB Flash Drive and External Hard Drives to the iPad (4th generation and Jailbroken)

This video shows you how to connect and use a USB storage device like a flash drive or external hard drive with an iPad. Make sure the iPad is jailbroken and...
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Turn Your Mobile Into A Scientific Tricorder With These Real-Life Apps - Lifehacker Australia

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Turn Your Mobile Into A Scientific Tricorder With These Real-Life Apps Lifehacker Australia In Star Trek, tricorders are multifunctional devices that do everything from mass spectrometry and genetic analysis to communications.
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EverClip Automatically Imports Your iOS Clipboard To Evernote - Lifehacker Australia

EverClip Automatically Imports Your iOS Clipboard To Evernote - Lifehacker Australia | techedinfo | Scoop.it
EverClip Automatically Imports Your iOS Clipboard To Evernote Lifehacker Australia iOS: If you're in the midst of a research project on your iPhone or iPad, you don't want to open the Evernote app each time you find something you want to save.
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A Jazzy Day - Music Education Book for Kids for iPad - Digital Storytime's 5-Star Review

A Jazzy Day - Music Education Book for Kids for iPad - Digital Storytime's 5-Star Review | techedinfo | Scoop.it

Young music lovers (and their parents) are in for a treat with A Jazzy Day: Swinging with the BIG BAND ... an animated, interactive and enriching musical tale about one hip cat 'dad' taking his cool-cat kittens to see the big band play. All of the musicians are animated animal characters, beautifully illustrated and instructive as they demonstrate each of their instruments. Learn about the different sections of the band, from rhythm to horns and even the role of the conductor ...


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A view of Transliteracy | Morophospace | transliteracylibrarian

A view of Transliteracy | Morophospace | transliteracylibrarian | techedinfo | Scoop.it
But humans have only been using reading and writing for a very short time in our history, so how else do we communicate? (http://www.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap/bin/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/2060/1908). A written sentence ...

 


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How To Curate Content and Build Authority With Scoop.it

How To Curate Content and Build Authority With Scoop.it | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Check out this AWESOME post at Basic Blog Tips: I first encountered Scoop.it months ago when I clicked on a Tweet from my friend Anise Smith.
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9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again -- THE Journal

9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again -- THE Journal | techedinfo | Scoop.it
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Trusty Notebook Gets a Digital Makeover

Trusty Notebook Gets a Digital Makeover | techedinfo | Scoop.it
Organize all your notes, lists and memories, and everything that goes with them...
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A Jazzy Day - Music Education Book for Kids for iPad - Digital Storytime's Review

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for iPad Young music lovers (and their parents) are in for a treat with A Jazzy Day: …...
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Evernote Teams With Moleskine, Expands to Small Biz - PC Magazine

Evernote Teams With Moleskine, Expands to Small Biz - PC Magazine | techedinfo | Scoop.it
TechCrunchEvernote Teams With Moleskine, Expands to Small BizPC MagazineEvernote Business builds on the online and mobile application's core features, with the addition of small- and mid-sized (SMB) organizations, which can opt in for $10 per...
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