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Portable USB Document Camera ( Great for a Classroom setting )

Portable USB Document Camera ( Great for a Classroom setting ) | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
The Point 2 View USB Document Camera provides real-time video capture for documents, pictures, and three-dimensional objects, its portable and easy to setup and if your using EVERNOTE try it out, i used it at one of the schools, it works perfect and...
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Augmented Reality

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The front page of the Windsor Star yesterday was an ad. That wasn't the surprising part. What was interesting is the Layar logo. When you see this logo that means there is extra content that you can see if looking with the right tool.
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Take some of the pressure off yourself by creating a classroom website using Google sites (GUEST POST)

Take some of the pressure off yourself by creating a classroom website using Google sites (GUEST POST) | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
If you can cut and paste, you can easily create your own classroom website using Google sites. It is a way to help your students become more independent learners.
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What's That I Hear?

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Have you ever had one of those days where you needed the sound of a bike bell? Or how about thunder? Well look no further than Soungle.This is the royalty free search engine for sounds.
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Creating an ONLINE PORTFOLIO using Google sites

Creating an ONLINE PORTFOLIO using Google sites | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
In today's world, applying for employment sometimes requires more than submitting a resume on paper. In many cases, employers require potential canditates to include an electronic version of their credentials.
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Flip the Classroom by making Custom Lessons with video

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It’s been a long time since anyone’s done anything truly revolutionary when it comes to online video, but leave it to the folks at TED to buck that trend, and to revolutionize online learning while they’re at it.
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Cool Tools for Schools (GUEST POST)

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Have you ever required an online tool or application for your classroom but didn’t know where to look? Was the IT Guru or local tech geek unavailable for questioning?If so check out Cool Tools for Schools.
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Printing POSTERS for your classroom... inexpensively

Printing POSTERS for your classroom... inexpensively | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it

Many teachers and students have discovered infographics and find them to be a wealth of information displayed in a visual-pleasing way. Most of these infographics are large images that would be cost-prohibitive to print and display in your classroom.

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Cool Tools for Schools (GUEST POST)

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Have you ever required an online tool or application for your classroom but didn’t know where to look?
Was the IT Guru or local tech geek unavailable for questioning?

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Flip the Classroom by making Custom Lessons with video

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Flip the Classroom by making Custom Lessons with video

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Khan Academy Does Computer Science

Khan Academy Does Computer Science | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
So by now you may have heard of the Khan Academy. If not, the Reader's Digest description is that its the Juggernaut of math and science tutorial videos.
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TES... A Must-have Resource for All Teachers (GUEST POST)

TES... A Must-have Resource for All Teachers (GUEST POST) | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
The Largest Network of Teachers in the Worldhttp://www.tes.co.uk/home.aspxTES is a UK based network site for teachers. This website offers a collection of over 400 000 teaching resources that can be used in the classroom.
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Revisting Email Part 1

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Electronic mail, as defined by Wikipedia is commonly known as email or e-mail.  Email is a method of exchanging digital messages from an author to one or more recipients.
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St. Gabriel Elementary (GUEST POST)

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I like buying the latest and greatest gadgets and can wield a T.V. remote with the best of them, but I'm not tech savvy by any means.
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Blended Learning at Villanova High School

Blended Learning at Villanova High School | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
This is my 20th year in teaching.  I have used wikis, blogs, and other technological resources in the past to help present useful information to my students.  This year, I was introduced to the Learning Management System (LMS) as part of the...
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A New Kind of Classroom in the WECDSB (GUEST POST)

A New Kind of Classroom in the WECDSB (GUEST POST) | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
Students in Sonia Jeannotte’s Grade 11 English courses arrive for class in different ways these days.  Her 55 students see her each day in class at FJ Brennan, but they also belong to a community of online learners using the e-Learning Ontario’s...
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Tracking Daily LEARNING SKILLS with Tools2Go

Tracking Daily LEARNING SKILLS with Tools2Go | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it
Teachers have always placed great importance on the Learning Skills that students possess and how they relate directly to their success as learners. We teach them both formally and informally every day in our classrooms.
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Post Content Quickly and Easily

Post Content Quickly and Easily | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it

Embedit is a free website that allows users to embed any file into your website. I have embedded examples of files below - in different formats (.pdf, .docx, .jpg).

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Two Great new GIZMOS

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GIZMOS, a piece of OSAPAC software, that is much loved and used by teachers and students in the WECDSB, and in Ontario, has released 2 new GIZMOS for Science, including one that will be very beneficial in the Mathematics classroom as well.

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Tracking Daily LEARNING SKILLS with Tools2Go

Tracking Daily LEARNING SKILLS with Tools2Go | Don't Fight TECH Use the Right TECH:  #WECDSBIT | Scoop.it

Teachers have always placed great importance on the Learning Skills that students possess and how they relate directly to their success as learners. We teach them both formally and informally every day in our classrooms. Growing Success - Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting in Ontario Schools (K-12) outlines six learning skills as integral parts of student learning.

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