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A Look at Blogging in the Classroom as we Start a new School Year

A Look at Blogging in the Classroom as we Start a new School Year | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Blogs Seeing More Academic Use as ePortfolio Platform, and for Collaboration, Discussion, & Resource Sharing In 2013, PBS.org reported that 74 percent of teachers agree that technology in the classroom helps motivate students to learn and allows teachers to reinforce”
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250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources from @KaseyBell - Shake Up Learning

250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources from @KaseyBell - Shake Up Learning | Bhive | Scoop.it
“I’ve been curating Google Classroom resources on Pinterest, which now includes over 125 Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and resources for teachers. I have curated YouTube tutorials, blog posts, infographics, books, guides, tips, tricks and more on this Pinterest board. So whether you are new to Google Classroom, or ready to take your skills to the next level, there is something in here for you.”
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Educational Initiative: "Integrating ICT in teaching and learning"

To create a learning society capable of facing the challenges of the 21st Century To the executive summary of the Initiative
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STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Explorations in the Early Childhood Classroom

STEM Education Consultant Dr. Diana Wehrell-Grabowski conducted a two day introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) practices an
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Search Engine Optimization: How can teachers use these skills to teach our students digital citizenship? by Jeffrey Bradbury

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How Can Schools Prioritize For The Best Ways Kids Learn? | #LEARNing2LEARN in #ModernEDU

How Can Schools Prioritize For The Best Ways Kids Learn? | #LEARNing2LEARN in #ModernEDU | Bhive | Scoop.it
LEARNIt’s no longer enough for teachers to get a credential and then sit back and teach the same content year after year.”

Richardson says to be part of modern learning, teachers need to actively educate themselves about the context students live in and how they can improve as educators.“There’s never been a more amazing time to be a learner,” Richardson said. “How are we in education not running towards that in our own personal lives and embracing that?”It’s not just about connecting on Twitter with other educators or asking for professional development about technology. If teachers are waiting for a planned PD about something they are probably already stuck. “You have to have the disposition of an eight-year old to find your own learning,” Richardson said.

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/02/18/the-new-possibilities-to-learn-and-teach-with-ict/

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/02/18/the-new-possibilities-to-learn-and-teach-with-ict/

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/11/27/unlearning-the-old-relearning-learning-to-learn-howto/

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/12/27/what-are-the-best-ways-of-teaching-and-learning-ideas-and-reflections/

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/


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Gust MEES's curator insight, September 1, 2016 10:06 PM
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It’s no longer enough for teachers to get a credential and then sit back and teach the same content year after year.

 

Richardson says to be part of modern learning, teachers need to actively educate themselves about the context students live in and how they can improve as educators.

“There’s never been a more amazing time to be a learner,” Richardson said. “How are we in education not running towards that in our own personal lives and embracing that?”

It’s not just about connecting on Twitter with other educators or asking for professional development about technology. If teachers are waiting for a planned PD about something they are probably already stuck. “You have to have the disposition of an eight-year old to find your own learning,” Richardson said.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/02/18/the-new-possibilities-to-learn-and-teach-with-ict/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/02/18/the-new-possibilities-to-learn-and-teach-with-ict/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/11/27/unlearning-the-old-relearning-learning-to-learn-howto/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/12/27/what-are-the-best-ways-of-teaching-and-learning-ideas-and-reflections/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

 

 

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The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know

The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know | Bhive | Scoop.it

Insight into which developments will have the greatest impact on the business world in the coming decades.


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Marc Kneepkens's curator insight, August 27, 2015 6:18 PM

#Disruptive #Technology is changing our world rapidly. Check out all these amazing new trends.

Farid Mheir's curator insight, August 29, 2015 10:24 PM

No surprise, but always good to be reminded during budgeting and strategy season.

Jack Licata's curator insight, September 9, 2015 2:37 PM

The Future Is Now!!

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A Look at Blogging in the Classroom as we Start a new School Year

A Look at Blogging in the Classroom as we Start a new School Year | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Blogs Seeing More Academic Use as ePortfolio Platform, and for Collaboration, Discussion, & Resource Sharing In 2013, PBS.org reported that 74 percent of teachers agree that technology in the classroom helps motivate students to learn and allows teachers to reinforce”
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15+ great resources for introducing coding to the classroom | eSchool News | eSchool News

15+ great resources for introducing coding to the classroom | eSchool News | eSchool News | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Technology News & Innovation in K-12 Education”
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Anna Hu 's curator insight, September 8, 2015 1:28 PM

Worth a look at some of these

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Here’s How Negative Thinking is Changing Your Brain

Here’s How Negative Thinking is Changing Your Brain | Bhive | Scoop.it
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Millennials Rely On Social Media For News

Millennials Rely On Social Media For News | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Today's younger generation has a reputation of being glued to the cellphones and tablets. It's where they chat with their friends, find out the latest hot spots in town and, believe it or not, keep up with the world. In their own way, of course.”
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Stephen Dale's curator insight, March 18, 2015 10:03 AM

Probably not news to most of us (no pun intended), since it seems to me that millennials thrive on immediacy of news, and attribute well served by social media. The desire (or even recognition) for accuracy, or journalistic insight, appears to be less important. But maybe my perspective is influenced by my 17-year career at Reuters, where accuracy always took precedent over timeliness. 


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News should be centre stage in any relevant business qualification
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Why Instagram is of utmost importance to your Business

Why Instagram is of utmost importance to your Business | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Mediacontact.ie is Ireland's leading media intelligence company, connecting thousands of Irish brands with the media through online press and social media release distribution, and training courses. Our client list includes Paddy Power, FáIlte Ireland, Bank of Ireland, Dublin Airport Authority and RTÉ.”
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Connecting Students and Teachers for Better Learning

Connecting Students and Teachers for Better Learning | Bhive | Scoop.it
Research demonstrates that a sense of social connection can improve learning. In fact, activities that bring students together — like peer tutoring and cooperative learning — have shown a marked increase of up to 75% greater performance on assessments. Teachers who support student-centered learning in this way often make a bigger impact on students’ lives and education than teachers who remain aloof or apart from their students.A sense of separation from a teacher (and other students) can happen pretty easily in an online environment. It can take a special effort on the part of online teachers to become a “favorite teacher”. David Wiley noted that the impersonal nature of the web is not only easy to slip into, it is sometimes designed into the way LMSs direct pedagogy:“With the pile of philosophical, conceptual, and empirical evidence showing the social nature of learning and the importance of human relationships (particularly the relationship between teacher and student) in learning and wellbeing, why are we working so hard to automate away any opportunity for these relationships to exist?”But the truth is that there are a myriad of ways that teachers and students can create digital connections in online classes. A new paper from the Research and Education Department — “Increased Social Connectedness through Digital Peer Learning” — explores several ways that Canvas supports social learning, including:Peer TutoringReciprocal TeachingCooperative Learning”
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Research demonstrates that a sense of social connection can improve learning. In fact, activities that bring students together — like peer tutoring and cooperative learning — have shown a marked increase of up to 75% greater performance on assessments. Teachers who support student-centered learning in this way often make a bigger impact on students’ lives and education than teachers who remain aloof or apart from their students.

A sense of separation from a teacher (and other students) can happen pretty easily in an online environment. It can take a special effort on the part of online teachers to become a “favorite teacher”. David Wiley noted that the impersonal nature of the web is not only easy to slip into, it is sometimes designed into the way LMSs direct pedagogy:

“With the pile of philosophical, conceptual, and empirical evidence showing the social nature of learning and the importance of human relationships (particularly the relationship between teacher and student) in learning and wellbeing, why are we working so hard to automate away any opportunity for these relationships to exist?”

But the truth is that there are a myriad of ways that teachers and students can create digital connections in online classes. A new paper from the Research and Education Department — “Increased Social Connectedness through Digital Peer Learning” — explores several ways that Canvas supports social learning, including:

Peer Tutoring
Reciprocal Teaching
Cooperative Learning



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20 Great Activities for the First Month of School

20 Great Activities for the First Month of School | Bhive | Scoop.it
“The first month of school is all about getting to know your students and setting the tone for the rest of the school year. Many teachers have a list of tried and true activities that they use in the classroom, but we'd like to throw some new ideas into the mix.”
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Best Learning Compilation for Kids Hour Long Preschool Toys Educational Toddler Movies

Best Learning Compilation for Kids Hour Long Preschool Toys Educational Toddler Movies! Hour long collection of learning videos for kids; lots o
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WCET Webcast: Issues and Trends in Edtech in 2016

In 2015, trends in edtech included more emphasis on open educational resources, less hype around data analytics, and a nail in the MOOC coffin. Informal an
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EdTech Trends - Bibblio

Regular video blog from EdTech Trends exploring the future of education technology through the eyes of entrepreneurs and education pioneers. Visi
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e-leadership: What it is and why it is relevant for industry.

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2016/07/03/reflections-on-a-professional-strategy-for-eskills-eleadership/

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=eLeaderShip


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e-leadership: What it is and why it is relevant for industry.
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18 Things You Didn't Know Your Chromecast Could Do

18 Things You Didn't Know Your Chromecast Could Do | Bhive | Scoop.it
“Bring out new and hidden features with these tips for Google's $35 streaming dongle.”
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The Future of Design in Technology — The Year of the Looking Glass

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5 Common Teaching Practices I’m Kicking to the Curb (Jennifer Gonzales)

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“Are any of these ineffective teaching methods still part of your practice? Time to reconsider. [...]”
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Why and How Should Educators Embrace Media Literacy in Classroom

Why and How Should Educators Embrace Media Literacy in Classroom | Bhive | Scoop.it

Today, we get most of our information through an interwoven system of media technologies. Media literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and create media. Media literate youth and adults are better able to understand the complex messages we receive from television, radio, Internet, billboards, video games, music, and all other forms of media. Media literacy skills are included in the educational standards worldwide not only to provide them the knowledge about its use but also to save them from the potential harm.


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10 Excellent Google Drive Apps Teachers Should Try This School Year

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[Infographic] How YouTube Increased Classroom Pass Rates by 31% - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

[Infographic] How YouTube Increased Classroom Pass Rates by 31% - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Bhive | Scoop.it

The use of YouTube as an aid to educate the future of the world has become more and more prevalent, and is becoming a way all teachers could benefit educating their students.


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Content Marketing Tools for Blog Writing

Content Marketing Tools for Blog Writing | Bhive | Scoop.it

Are you writing blog posts that (almost) nobody is reading? Are you spending hours writing the ultimate post for your startup and the only people reading or sharing it are your boss, your colleague and your parents?

Ever wondered why?

Because your content is boring.Sorry, but it’s true…..

Get this: There are over 2 million blog posts being written every single day. That means that the challenge isn’t writing a blog, it’s writing a blog that someone is actually going to read. It needs to be relevant, timely, colourful and well presented. You may think you already know that, but high are chances that there are strategies and stages that you skipping over when creating your content. But do not fear. There are tools out there that can help you....


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Thorsten Strauss's curator insight, September 25, 2015 1:01 AM

best practice: blog writing. The Hem(m)ingway tool is worth reading this post.

Jayne Courts's curator insight, September 25, 2015 10:31 AM

Some of this article is also true for bulk emails. Grab their attention to get them to read!!!

Antigone Gioti's curator insight, September 26, 2015 7:44 PM

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Your Content's Missing Ingredient is You

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“ Too much of today's content writing has lost its personality, and content must be personal to compete. Where are "you" in your writing?”
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donhornsby's curator insight, August 26, 2015 4:12 PM
Insightful. There is no replacement for being generous and authentic in your social media networks.(From the article): Keep the “You” in Your Writing

Taking a moment to relate to a personal experience, and telling that story, even if it’s only a few sentences, is easier than going through the motions with your bullet points. Isn’t it easier to write about something you know and have experienced? Including “you” in your articles should only make your job easier. Save time. Be finished. Get paid.

 

Do us both a favor, and write your take on the subject at hand. Otherwise, no one will pay attention.