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"The Maker Movement: A Learning Revolution."

http://www.iste.org/learn/publications/learning-leading/issues/l-l-may-2014/feature-the-maker-movement-a-learning-revolution

"The Maker Movement: A Learning Revolution."<br/><br/>http://www.iste.org/learn/publications/learning-leading/issues/l-l-may-2014/feature-the-maker-movement-a-learning-revolution | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
our most recent article about learning by making.
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Great article on the maker movement - using technology to "make" or create

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The hour of code: why we should get with the program… and try coding

The hour of code: why we should get with the program… and try coding | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
The tech industry is championing an initiative to get us all to try programming for an hour – and forget the stereotypes. Carole Cadwalladr speaks to four experts
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Is coding something we think is essential to teach our students? The new national curriculum does. What are your thoughts?

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7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Helen Mowers, co-creator of the Tech Chicks podcast, contributed to this post.

It's hard to imagine a single career that doesn't have a need for someone who can code. Everything that
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7 reasons educators secretly fear creativity - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

7 reasons educators secretly fear creativity - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs i...
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February 2014 Teacher Spotlight - ePals Global Community

February 2014 Teacher Spotlight - ePals Global Community | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it

Great site helpiong kids get a global perspective by connecting with eachotherTeacher Spotlight showcases ePals educators who are doing great things. Check out this month's featured teacher.

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A great site helping kids get a global perspective by connecting them up with other students around the world

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Teachers’ Guide to Trendy EdTech Concepts Infographic

Teachers’ Guide to Trendy EdTech Concepts Infographic | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
To help teachers, the Teachers' Guide to Trendy EdTech Concepts Infographic can serve as an educational technology cheatsheet.
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Kids Share Their Thoughts on Student Engagement

Kids Share Their Thoughts on Student Engagement | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
A twelve-year teaching veteran and a California regional Teacher of the Year, Heather Wolpert-Gawron's musings on educational policy, curriculum design, and daily school life can also be read at www
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Students asked for their opinion on student engagement

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An Introductory Guide to Content Curation

An Introductory Guide to Content Curation | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it

Via Robin Good, Steven Verjans
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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, January 23, 2014 3:25 PM

A very useful guide from one of the Pioneers in Content Curation

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Content curation
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What about a test on this matter at the baccalaureat ?

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Education Infographics

Education Infographics | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
27 ways to help your students be innovative #edchat #education #sltchat
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3 Things We Should Stop Doing in Professional Development

3 Things We Should Stop Doing in Professional Development | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Spending the last week in Oslo, Norway, with the visionary Ann Michaelsen and other school leaders here, I have really thought about the way that we deliver professional development, and to be honest, some of the practices that either don’t make...

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11 Sample Education BYOT Policies To Help You Create Your Own

11 Sample Education BYOT Policies To Help You Create Your Own | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
11 sample BYOT policies to help a school or district create their own.
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A number of good BYOT policies

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A talk on Rhizomatic Learning for ETMOOC - YouTube


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Soundation — Make music online

Soundation — Make music online | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
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I have just had a quick look at this but it looks impressive and great for music teachers who are into the connected learning thing - co creation of music 

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Code Club World

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A worldwide network of coding clubs for children aged 9–11
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Code Club - great way to get kids coding

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5 Important Web Tools Students Can Use to Create Educational Games ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Important Web Tools Students Can Use to Create Educational Games ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
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Game making is a create way to introduce coding, storytelling, narrative

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Code.org turning the ashes of 'Flappy Bird' into a phoenix of coding education

Code.org turning the ashes of 'Flappy Bird' into a phoenix of coding education | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
The wildly simple yet infinitely frustrating game Flappy Bird is no more, though it continues to live on in countless clones. Now Code.org, the non-profit aimed at teaching people how to write...
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Networked Coding for students

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10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation

10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation
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NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition | The New Media Consortium

NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition | The New Media Consortium | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
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SAMR success is NOT about Tech

SAMR success is NOT about Tech | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Quick refresh If you aren't aware of the S.A.M.R. model (devised by Ruben R. Puentedura - @rubenrp) then in simple form it explains the common journey teachers go through when introducing technolog...
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Why Scoopit Is Becoming An Indispensable Learning Tool

Why Scoopit Is Becoming An Indispensable Learning Tool | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Why Scoopit Is Becoming An Indispensable Learning Tool
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Content Curation Tools: The Organized Supermap of Over 400 Services

Content Curation Tools: The Organized Supermap of Over 400 Services | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it

Via Robin Good, Steven Verjans, catspyjamasnz
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Alex Grech's curator insight, August 9, 2013 11:35 AM

My current absorption with Pearltrees started with an exploration of Robin Good's incredible structure.  To be studied, admired and shared.

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¡Excelente! ¡Menudo trabajo!

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Content Curation Tools: The Organized Supermap of Over 400 Services

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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: Educator Ann S. Michaelsen explains the power of student PLNs

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: Educator Ann S. Michaelsen explains the power of student PLNs | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
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PLNs for kids

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The Comprehensive Google Drive Guide for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Comprehensive Google Drive Guide for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it

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Ann S. Michaelsen's curator insight, January 29, 2014 2:26 AM

Look here for lists on how to make Google forms, Google docs, Google Drawing, Google slides, Google sheets, and work on Google Drive Offline

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Private school’s Chromebook program explains why Google’s laptops have captured nearly 20% of the educational market

Private school’s Chromebook program explains why Google’s laptops have captured nearly 20% of the educational market | The Modern Learner | Scoop.it
Kentucky Country Day, an independent private school, recently began requiring Chromebooks for their middle schoolers. What started as an R&D experiment has yielded some striking results.
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