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Smart Apps For Special Needs: Save $54 on Tactus Therapy Solutions Apps!

Smart Apps For Special Needs: Save $54 on Tactus Therapy Solutions Apps! | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Save $54 on Tactus Therapy Solutions Apps! http://t.co/ka3t5Yi2yA #apps #specialneeds”
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Connected Educator Series

Connected Educator Series | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“#CEP810 Just attended a session on Blended Learning at the MSU Tech. Conf. They gave us a great resource: http://t.co/VmAJqpA8T5”
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Only people can let knowledge flow | Harold Jarche

Only people can let knowledge flow | Harold Jarche | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
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Hard to disagree. We need to create a learning and sharing culture.
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Hybrid learning's promise for personalized education | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Hybrid learning provides students with a direct pathway to personalized learning, which experts say is key for post-secondary success.
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Promising, particularly for disserentiaytion
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Does blended learning have staying power?

Does blended learning have staying power? | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“According to a recent report, 23 states have implemented fully blended, or hybrid, schools, where online and face-to-face instruction are combined.”
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An important question...
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12 Twitter Accounts To Follow If You Like Free Apps

12 Twitter Accounts To Follow If You Like Free Apps | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Technology can be expensive, which is why we have the MakeUseOf giveaways. Apps are not as expensive, but while the $1 you spend on an app today might not seem much, it quickly adds up to a handsome sum if you buy apps and games often.”
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Beyond the Basics of the Flipped Classroom -- THE Journal

Beyond the Basics of the Flipped Classroom -- THE Journal | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“ Teachers Paul Werner and Geoffrey Clarion offer seven techniques you can use to enhance your approach to flipped learning.”
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Some interesting options
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Apps like Snapchat illustrate change in communication for youth

Apps like Snapchat illustrate change in communication for youth | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“When I first started college back in 2006, one of the most exciting aspects for me was getting my own college .edu email address. Having that meant I could join older friends on Facebook, and I cou...”
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Neatly expressed and increasingly common idea
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Blended Learning Cycle

Blended Learning Cycle | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Blended learning cycle http://t.co/uTut9tkHFD @KarinHogen @sschwister”
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Teenagers say goodbye to Facebook and hello to messenger apps

Teenagers say goodbye to Facebook and hello to messenger apps | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Gradual exodus of young people towards WhatsApp, WeChat and KakaoTalk is just as their mums and dads get the hang of social networking (Teenagers say goodbye to #Facebook and hello to messenger #apps: http://t.co/CgdPdyRmsZ...”
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Wrapping a MOOC: A Case Study in Blended Learning

Wrapping a MOOC: A Case Study in Blended Learning | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Cross-posted from the Vanderbilt Center for Teaching blog: Last fall, Vanderbilt computer science professor Doug Fisher &;flipped&; his graduate-level course on machine learning. Instead of having his...”
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New Video, Blended Learning Models - Getting Sm...

New Video, Blended Learning Models - Getting Sm... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Some want to say technology is just a passing fad and students can learn without it. (RT @Steve_Klien: New Video, Blended Learning Models - Getting Sm...”
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Kanter. Content Curation Primer | Lecturas reco...

Kanter. Content Curation Primer | Lecturas reco... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“What is Content Curation? Content curation is the process of sorting through the vast amounts of content on the web and presenting it in a meaningful and organized way around a specific theme.”
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Kingdom Strike - Applications Android sur Google Play

Kingdom Strike - Applications Android sur Google Play | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“★Introducing a new RTS game on Google Play★Simulation x Battle x Magic Cards■Outline Set in a war torn medieval Europe. Use units rich in individuality such a... (Have to join me in this cool app I found called Kingdom Strike?”
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Academic Teaching Doesn’t Prepare Students for Life

Academic Teaching Doesn’t Prepare Students for Life | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“ Most of our current school system revolves around academics, writes HS teacher Shelley Wright, "and yet I think it falls miserably short of what our kids need."”
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Seamless Learning: Forget MOOCs, Mobile Learning, and Ubiquitous Access by Inge de Waard : Learning Solutions Magazine

Seamless Learning: Forget MOOCs, Mobile Learning, and Ubiquitous Access by Inge  de Waard : Learning Solutions Magazine | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
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Edit Microsoft Office docs on your iPad with HopTo

Edit Microsoft Office docs on your iPad with HopTo | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“HopTo is a new free iPad app that lets you view, edit, and create Word documents and Excel spreadsheets and save them to the cloud. The company says it will add the ability to edit PowerPoint files in an upcoming version.”
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A useful tool for 2014
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Flipboard Goes Live on Windows 8.1

Flipboard Goes Live on Windows 8.1 | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“At Nokia World 2013 Flipboard took to the stage to announce that Flipboard for Windows 8 would be available soon and completely rebuilt from the ground up for windows. Today on Flipboard's blog the...”
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Another option for curation?
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Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like? - The Hechinger Report

Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like? - The Hechinger Report | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“The Hechinger Report Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like?”
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Microsoft and Xamarin Partner Globally to Help You Build Great Apps | Xamarin Blog

Microsoft and Xamarin Partner Globally to Help You Build Great Apps | Xamarin Blog | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Microsoft and Xamarin Partner Globally to Help You Build Great Apps http://t.co/q3VoiKCp6r”
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How to run mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp on your PC - The Times of India

How to run mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp on your PC - The Times of India | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Here are a few handy tricks that can help you in running mobile messaging apps like WhatsApp on your PC.”
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Apparently one of the next big things...
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vasculareducation.com

vasculareducation.com | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“#PodmedicsEd Thx again Great meeting Blended Learning Editor ad on http://t.co/QltNBL9hlj Surgery + eLearning job offer: Deadline Nov 17”
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Is K-12 Blended Learning Disruptive?

Is K-12 Blended Learning Disruptive? | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Today the Clayton Christensen Institute published its fourth major paper on K–12 blended learning, titled “Is K–12 blended learning disruptive?”
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The Teacher's Quick Guide To Blended Learning [...

The Teacher's Quick Guide To Blended Learning [... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“So how popular is blended learning?This visual guide takes a look at some statistics on blended learning adoption, facts on four different models of blended learning (The Teacher's Quick Guide To Blended Learning [Infographic] | @scoopit via...”
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Fabulous Education Technology Blogs Worth Following - Edudemic

Fabulous Education Technology Blogs Worth Following - Edudemic | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“ There are a boatload of education technology blogs out there. This crowdsourced list includes the best of the best. Use it to find new inspiration every day!”
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