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12 Apr

15 Interesting Ways to use Google Maps to Support Learning

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As many of you will know I am a bit of a map nerd and have always enjoyed peering down at the Earth through a map or using tools like Google Earth and Maps.

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12 Apr

4 Tips for a Daring Super Password Comic

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From my blog post: www.thedaringlibrarian.com/2011/12/have-super-geeky-aware...

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12 Apr

The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now

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Heartbleed: A look at which companies have issued a security patch to fix the Heartbleed bug.

KB…Konnected's insight:

Just changed many of my passwords.


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10 Apr

15 top special education blogs

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Special education teachers are often overloaded, but a list of some of the top special education blogs could help them share best practices.


KB…Konnected's insight:

I especially enjoy “A Peach for the Teach”.  This teacher shares great ideas for positive behavior support.


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10 Apr

Cast TED, Vimeo and Other Sites to Chromecast

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Chromecast is a great (and cheap) device that allows media to be streamed to your HDMI TV. Google has put out a list of apps that work with Chromecast here. Unfortunately, TED and Vimeo are not supported. Although many Vimeo and TED videos are also on YouTube, some are not. In addition, YouTube may be…

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03 Apr

25+ tools to make the most of Pinterest

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According to a recent Piqora study, an item shared on Pinterest generates 78 cents in sales. Half of orders also happen after 2 and a half months of pinning. Another interesting number: On average, pins are 100 times more viral than Tweets! Pretty incredible, right?

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02 Apr

two new quiz tools for teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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02 Apr

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

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37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow: blended learning, elearning, digital tools, khan academy, youtube (37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow http://t.co/UpomdHQdYm via…

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02 Apr

3 Ways to Make Meaningful Connections with Your Students

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Too often, I’ve heard teachers talk about how helpless they feel when it comes to reaching out to their students. The days of being the person whose job it is to exclusively provide students with an

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18 Mar

"Quotes" for Teachers

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Have you ever needed just the right quote to use in your classroom? Then you have come to the right place! The quotes on this site have been selected especially for teachers. 


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17 Mar

Learning Never Stops: 50 websites that help make learning science fun

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17 Mar

The Perfect Bracket | Yummy Math

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Want to win One Billion Dollars?  All you have to do is pick every game correctly in the March Madness College Basketball Tournament bracket through the Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket contest.  What are your chances of picking every game? How does the change from 64 to 65 to now, 68 teams in the field complicate things?  How many brackets would you need to fill out to pick every possibility?  How many reams of paper would you need to print all of those brackets?  Let’s do the math!   Also, check out the video below that explores your odds of picking all games in the tournament perfectly. 


KB…Konnected's insight:

Real world math!


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16 Mar

18 Things Highly Creative People Do Differently

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'Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly out of nowhere and then fail to show up when we most need them, and creative thinking requires complex cognition yet is completely distinct from the thinking process.'

KB…Konnected's insight:

Share with students!


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16 Mar

20 video project ideas to engage students

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Videos are engaging. They can be a powerful tool to draw students in and connect them to content in innovative ways. Here are 20 ways to do it.

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16 Mar

11 Things Coaches Should Look For in Classroom Observations.

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11 Things Coaches Should Look For in Classroom Observations | See more about coaches, teachers and students.


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