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26 Jul

5 Strategies For Engaging Students With Video - Te@chThought

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"Online video is taking the world by storm, and today’s students are the biggest consumers of online video content — they’re the ‘Netflix Generation’. These students have grown up in a world where video is available instantly, on-demand, and on any device.

Combined with the rise of flipped and blended learning methodologies, it’s natural that today’s educators are seeking innovative ways to take advantage of video.”


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26 Jul

Creative use of Gmail addresses can help you tame your inbox - TUAW

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25 Jul

Opportunities for Free Teacher Travel Abroad in Groups

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Ways for teachers to travel abroad free with programs like EF, Fulbright-Hays, IFLE, Korea Foundation, Go Ahead, and more, with student or adult groups.

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14 Jul

Online Resource: LIFE Photo Archive

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Primary source documents, especially photographs, are powerful tools for grabbing the attention of students.  Sometimes it’s challenging to find the right picture to connect to a historical fiction…

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06 Jul

Smallpdf.com - A Free Solution to all your PDF Problems

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Smallpdf - the platform that makes it super easy to convert and edit all your PDF files. Solving all your PDF problems in one place - and yes, 100% free.

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06 Jul

Excellent Guides and Tutorials to Help Kids Make Engaging Educational Movies ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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"Engaging kids in creative video productions allows them to develop communication skills and enhances their technical know-how. It also gives them an avenue through which they can practice multimodal expressions and present information in numerous ways.This multimodality in communicating information does not only help students understand topics much better and at a deeper level but is also an elemental feature of the 21st century learning."


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06 Jul

Top 5 Note Taking Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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"Need a way to take notes easily and quickly? For those lucky enough to be attending the ISTE 2014 conference right now, perhaps one of these mobile apps can help, though anyone could always use handy note-taking app."


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06 Jul

How-To: Add Your Own Voice to a QR Code - Class Tech Tips

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You may have seen my post on “Talking QR Codes” and here’s another tip for adding your own voice to a QR code.  RecordMP3 is a fantastic site that lets users record their voice using the microphone…

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08 Jun

Bloom’s revised Taxonomy with verbs!

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  Need some extra verbs? Here you go!           ~Mia

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05 Jun

Do Less Of This & More Of This In Your School Staff Meeting

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Do Less Of This & More Of This In Your School Staff Meeting

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05 Jun

Ten Useful Websites for Techie Librarians

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 Ten Useful Websites for Techie Librarians

As a techie librarian, I am frequently overwhelmed by the number of te…


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04 Jun

5 Brain Facts That Influence How People Learn - Dashe & Thomson

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"If you want to create powerful learning experiences, it’s very helpful to get an understanding of how the brain works. While technology changes at an incredible rate, the brain evolves slowly. The following “brain facts” will help provide a more thorough understanding of the mysterious muscle that is the brain."


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04 Jun

How do I bring Star Wars into MY Classroom??? | @TechEdShow Podcast 55

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Welcome to the 55th episode of the Tech Educator Podcast hosted by Jeff Bradbury, Sam Patterson, Jeff Herb and Christopher Nessi.  The Tech Educator Podcast is a weekly round table discussion about…

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31 May

Three ways digital badges are used in education

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As schools progress to include online and on-campus courses and activities, digital badges are suited to meet the needs of emerging education models As children, our accomplishments were recognized with trophies, plaques, a pat on the back or cloth…

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31 May

E.gg Timer - simple online countdown timer

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E.ggTimer.com is a simple, easy-to-use online countdown timer, or egg timer. Just set a time and bookmark it for repeated use. You can also create a count down to a specific date or time.

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