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6 Online Rubric Makers Worth Trying - Edudemic

6 Online Rubric Makers Worth Trying - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Online rubric makers can make rubric creation pretty simple, so we’ve collected a few sites that offers online rubric makers (some of them are free) that can help you out in your classroom.
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4 Popular Classroom Creation Tools (And Why They Matter) - Edudemic

4 Popular Classroom Creation Tools (And Why They Matter) - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Yesterday, we talked about six edtech trends in higher education that were highlighted by the NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Edition . One of the trends identified for the second horizon (a mid-range trend, driving changes in higher education within three to five years) is a shift from students being consumers to being creators. “A  shift is taking …
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Why I Created A Virtual Teaching Assistant Using GoAnimate - Edudemic

Why I Created A Virtual Teaching Assistant Using GoAnimate - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
I teach a practical application of information technology and information literacy for personal and professional productivity at a university and a community college. Every semester it was the same thing. My undergraduate students did not have their homework completed. I would ask, “Why?” They would gave me a whole host of reasons: They had to …
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Epic Possibilities - Mystery Skype

Mystery Skype is an ideal solution for Project Based Learning and preparing our children for the world today and the the future.
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5 Powerful Tools For Classroom Document Sharing - Edudemic

5 Powerful Tools For Classroom Document Sharing - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Having a digital classroom means a few different things: 1. You have less stacks of paper 2. It is (generally) easier to keep track of student work 3. “The dog ate my homework” isn’t a viable excuse anymore 4. Note taking needs to take a new form 5. You need another method of sharing work …
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Filter Porn from Google Search

Filter Porn from Google Search | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
If your students are using Google search make sure that safe search is turned on in the search settings and you want to filter explicit results.  
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iPad Keyboard Tips

iPad Keyboard Tips | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Keyboard Tips for the iPad Split the Keyboard Split the Keyboard by placing your thumbs in the middle of the on screen keyboard and pulling your thumbs toward the edge of the iPad. You are making c...
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Why The Future Of Education Involves Badges

Why The Future Of Education Involves Badges | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Higher education institutions are abuzz with the concept of Open Badges. Defined as a symbol or indicator of an accomplishment, skill, quality or interest, Open Badges are not only a hot topic as of late, but are also debated by some critics as the…
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The Best Education Apps (Android) - Edudemic

The Best Education Apps (Android) - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Android is making a big play for the education market. So here's a curated list of the best education apps for Android that you should know about.
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5 Ways To Use Word Cloud Generators In The Classroom - Edudemic

5 Ways To Use Word Cloud Generators In The Classroom - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Word cloud generators have gone the route of Kleenex and Saran Wrap, wherein people often use the name of the product to refer to the thing. Most folks I talk to refer to all word clouds as ‘wordles’, even though Wordle is just one of many, many tools that one can use to create word …
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What Do Teachers Think About EdTech? - Edudemic

What Do Teachers Think About EdTech? - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
We know there are a lot of teachers out there using technology in their classrooms. We also know there are a lot of teachers who aren’t – whether they can’t due to financial constraints or just flat out don’t want to (or some combination thereof). We interact with a ton of teachers on social media …
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3 Ways EdTech Is Moving Beyond the Classroom

3 Ways EdTech Is Moving Beyond the Classroom | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Lately all eyes seem to be on edtech, specifically technology's role in education, especially in terms of how new offerings are reshaping the classroom. New tools are meant to help improve educators' teaching abilities, help enhance the actual…
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Minecraft in the Classroom Teaches Reading and More

Minecraft in the Classroom Teaches Reading and More | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Minecraft in the Classroom Teaches Reading and More
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Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic

Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone/smartphone, there sure are a multitude of options when it comes to classroom technology. You may be stuck with one or the other, but if you have a choice, what option will be the best for your students?  The handy infographic below takes a look at why tablets are a …
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The 15 Best iPad Apps For The World Language Classroom - Edudemic

The 15 Best iPad Apps For The World Language Classroom - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
The iPad has fundamentally changed how and what I teach in my Spanish classes. First of all, I no longer use textbooks. Ever. Why would I when everything I need and more is available online or through an app? As educators, we are often told to teach students “21st century skills”, but let’s be honest, …
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GameUp, GameOn, with BrainPOP

GameUp, GameOn, with BrainPOP | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
GameUp is a wonderful 21st century supplement to the BrainPOP collection of videos, quizzes, activities, and lesson plans covering a plethora of topics.
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7 Effective Templates For Teacher Feedback - Edudemic

7 Effective Templates For Teacher Feedback - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Feedback in the classroom is often one-sided: the teacher gives feedback and the student receives it, generally relating to the quality of their work. Depending on the level of the students you teach, you may find yourself subject to student evaluation, but generally that only comes once a semester (at least at the university level), …
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NoodleTools : Show Me : Web Site

NoodleTools : Show Me : Web Site | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
NoodleTools research guide on citing and evaluating a Web Site
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Logging Into Microsoft 365

Logging Into Microsoft 365 | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
  If you are not familiar with Microsoft 365, it is a version of Microsoft Office. The advantage to using this particular Office product is the cloud capabilities. You are able to edit your Word, P...
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The 21st Century Principal: Time for K-12 Education to Capitalize and Embrace Virtual Learning Opportunities

The 21st Century Principal: Time for K-12 Education to Capitalize and Embrace Virtual Learning Opportunities | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
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The Best Education Apps (iOS) - Edudemic

The Best Education Apps (iOS) - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Below is our curated list of the best education apps for iOS. See one that you like? Vote for it! Want to add one? Just log in and add away!
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A Solution To The Cross Platform Classroom Problem - Edudemic

A Solution To The Cross Platform Classroom Problem - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
BYOD? Blended learning environment? Devices of every shape, size, and type in your classroom? Jen Carey offers solutions for cross platform classrooms.
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The Beginner's Guide To Google In The Classroom - Edudemic

The Beginner's Guide To Google In The Classroom - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Google offers a ton of solutions for students, teachers, and classrooms. Some products are intentionally designed for classrooms, others just happen to work well for that setting as well as many others. The Google Apps For Education and Google Play for Education are two tools built for teachers and students that encompass a ton of different …
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5 Ways Google Tools Can Empower Teachers - Edudemic

5 Ways Google Tools Can Empower Teachers - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
There are about a million different ways to use all the great Google tools available for free in your classroom. Whether you’re bringing your classroom into the 21st century by making it paperless or AppSmashing, even the simplest of Google tools offers you a wide array of ways to use it. The Google suite of …
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10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it's similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, most of its features are intuitive to use. However, in addition to completing many of the functions of…
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