Transformational Teaching and Technology
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A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
Curated by Chris Carter
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The New York Public Library just uploaded nearly 200,000 images you can use for free

The New York Public Library just uploaded nearly 200,000 images you can use for free | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The New York Public Library just released a treasure trove of digitized public domain images, everything from epic poetry from the 11th century to photographs of used car lots in Columbus, Ohio from the 1930s. Over 180,000 manuscripts, maps, photographs, sheet music, lithographs, postcards, and other images were released online Wednesday in incredibly high resolution, and are available to download using the library's user-friendly visualization tool. It's a nostalgist's dream come true.
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Mike McCallister's curator insight, February 6, 4:20 PM

Blogs and social media posts are always enhanced by graphics. More people look at and interact with posts with photos. Here's another place to find compelling graphics.

ROCAFORT's curator insight, February 7, 2:48 PM
The New York Public Library just uploaded nearly 200,000 images you can use for free
Ginger Jewell's curator insight, February 11, 12:54 PM
Wow, just wow.
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Publishers Challenge Quality Of Open Educational Resources | Intellectual Property Watch

Publishers Challenge Quality Of Open Educational Resources | Intellectual Property Watch | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The International Publishers Association (IPA) has published a paper that raises questions about the quality, sustainability, and public funding of Open Educational Resources (OER).

Via Mark Smithers
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Of course they are! They have EVERYTHING to lose! Welcome to the innovation tornado, boys and girls!

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Captivate your students using Open Educational Resources (OERs)

Gaining our students' full attention in the digital world is challenging. Find out how we can leverage OERs to move beyond traditional course resources (books,…

Via John Shank
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OERs may change the rules of he education game.

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John Shank's curator insight, April 29, 2015 2:18 PM

The slides from my recent seminar @ BCC - Enjoy!