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The Google+ cheat sheet Google should have produced years ago - Daily Genius

The Google+ cheat sheet Google should have produced years ago - Daily Genius | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Figuring out how to use a new app, software, device, or social network is never easy. That’s probably why there are so few truly popular and robust social networks, for example, in use today.
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Introduction to Google Classroom - Edudemic

Introduction to Google Classroom - Edudemic | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With the recent announcement of Google Classroom, school districts and educators across the country that are currently integrating Google Apps for Education into their classrooms are awaiting the opportunity to gain access to Google’s workflow...
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Six Big Tech Trends in Education to Follow

Six Big Tech Trends in Education to Follow | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Many of the predictions in this year's report match those made for higher education too: mobile learning, open content, cloud computing, and yes -- 3D printers.
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4 Innovative New Tools to Try Next Year

4 Innovative New Tools to Try Next Year | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Last week, at the annual ISTE conference in Atlanta, Georgia, hundreds of developers and thousands of tech-forward educators converged for the year's biggest edtech show-and-tell.
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Cardboard

Cardboard (RT @teachertechpaul: Just found my first project of the year with my Geek Squad - VR devices from Google Cardboard: http://t.co/NIy39qUX3Z …)...
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The Second Digital Divide: Disparity in Online Skills Leaving Many Students Behind | NEA Today

The Second Digital Divide: Disparity in Online Skills Leaving Many Students Behind | NEA Today | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
By Edward Graham While digital learning can infuse an exciting variety of technological resources into the classroom, many students lack the basic (The second digital divide: disparity in online skills leaving many students behind
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Report: Most Districts Have Deployed Mobile Tech, Want More -- THE Journal

Report: Most Districts Have Deployed Mobile Tech, Want More -- THE Journal | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Eighty-two percent of districts are "highly interested" in launching or expanding a 1:1 technology initiative within the next two years, according to a new report from Amplify and IESD.
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5 Robust Apps For The Chromebook Classroom - Edudemic

5 Robust Apps For The Chromebook Classroom - Edudemic | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Helping kids show what they understand by making their thinking visible should be at the heart of most pedagogically sound technology integration. Chrome apps can help you do just that if you choose the right ones.
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Twelve technologies set to revolutionise higher education in Australia...and beyond

Twelve technologies set to revolutionise higher education in Australia...and beyond | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Report identifies emerging technologies likely to have an impact on teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in tertiary institutions across Australia (Twelve technologies set to revolutionise higher education in Australia...and beyond:
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Wearable computing is here already: How hi-tech got under our skin

Wearable computing is here already: How hi-tech got under our skin | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The revelation that George Osborne has begun using Jawbone Up, the activity-tracking wristband that monitors how much you move during the day and whether you sleep enough at night, caused some mirth in Westminster last week.
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How Teachers Are Learning: Professional Development Remix (EdSurge Guides)

How Teachers Are Learning: Professional Development Remix (EdSurge Guides) | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Personalized learning is on the rise for learners in our schools.
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Free Technology for Teachers: The History of Rock In an Interactive Infographic

Free Technology for Teachers: The History of Rock In an Interactive Infographic | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The History of Rock In an Interactive Infographic http://t.co/q2P1kzQX1n #edtech
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Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom

Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Twitter, without a doubt, has become the social network for educators to take their professional development into their own hands. Twitter allows teachers to connect with other educators from aroun...
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11 Free Assessment Tools for iPads

11 Free Assessment Tools for iPads | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The iPad is a great tool for accessing and creating content.  Teachers can also use this device to collect and organize student work.  Here are a few ways you can turn your iPad into an assessment ...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Climate Kids - Online and Hands-on Activities for Learning About Climate Change

Free Technology for Teachers: Climate Kids - Online and Hands-on Activities for Learning About Climate Change | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Climate Kids - Online and Hands-on Activities for Learning About Climate Change http://t.co/eXrFL3ITqE via @rmbyrne #edtech #edchat
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Introduction to Google Classroom | Learning Tec...

Introduction to Google Classroom | Learning Tec... | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With the recent announcement of Google Classroom, school districts and educators across the country that are currently integrating Google Apps for Education into their classrooms are awaiting the opportunity to gain access to Google’s workflow...
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15 Apps for Exploring the World (Virtual Field Trips)

15 Apps for Exploring the World (Virtual Field Trips) | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
One of the fantastic parts about using mobile devices in your classroom is giving students the ability to explore locations that might be difficult for a field trip.  Children can access informatio...
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How to take a photo while simultaneously shooting video with your iPhone or iPad

How to take a photo while simultaneously shooting video with your iPhone or iPad | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With the Camera app on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPhone, you can not only take photos and shoot video, but take photos while you're shooting video.
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The 101 Most Useful Websites

The 101 Most Useful Websites | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet is a frequently updated list of lesser-known but wonderful websites and cool web apps. (Great list!
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Combining Robotics With Poetry? Art and Engineering Can Co-Exist

Combining Robotics With Poetry? Art and Engineering Can Co-Exist | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
By Barbara Ray At the beginning, people thought she was nuts. Sue Mellon, gifted support coordinator for Springdale Junior and Senior High/Colfax School (Combining Robotics With Poetry?
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Disabled learners celebrate changes to copyright law | Jisc

Today Jisc welcomed reforms to copyright law that expand the ability of ‘authorised bodies’, including colleges and universities, to copy work and make it more accessible for disabled people. (Disabled learners celebrate changes to copyright law ...
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Tweet from @MrCottersClass

Tweet from @MrCottersClass | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Apps for Leaners with dyslexia and reading/writing difficulties http://t.co/sO4v9cghbk #educ421
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Clever, 'one of the unsexiest ever' education startups, solves real problems & raises $10.3M

Clever, 'one of the unsexiest ever' education startups, solves real problems & raises $10.3M | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
A small startup called Clever is helping teachers avoid one of the most painstaking parts of the job: Manual data entry. (Cool article on @GetClever. Big hurdle in #ece #classroom: getting #data entered!
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Anatomy Arcade

Anatomy Arcade | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Anatomy Arcade makes basic human anatomy come ALIVE through awesome games, interactives and videos.
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iPin Laser Presenter for iPhone now available - AppleTell

iPin Laser Presenter for iPhone now available - AppleTell | The Latest in Ed Tech | Scoop.it
What’s the most obvious thing that your iPhone is missing? A laser, right? Well, now you can finally remedy this situation with the iPin Laser Presenter.
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