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May 31

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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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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Do You Love Science? [infographic]

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Every time I am asked anything about science, all I can think of are beakers and Bunsen burners and am quick to deny my interest in the subject matter. Well, this infographic is out to change this backward thinking. As it turns out, I actually do love science! Why? Because I love outer space, animals, people, cooking, and volcanoes! Little did I know that all these loves of mine fall under science education. Now when someone talks to me about science I will think along the lines of astrologer, ornithologist, nutritionist, seismologist, or population ecologist!

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30 Things To Tell Students You’ll Never See Again

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30 Things To Tell Students You’ll Never See Again

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May 30

20 Inspiring Quotes for Graduates

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20 Inspiring Quotes for Graduates

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The 10 Most Read Books in The World

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Pandora in the Classroom - Hippo Hooray for Second Grade! #edtech #artchat

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KB…Konnected's insight:

Angela shares how she uses Pandora in the classroom. Great post! Check out the stations she uses too.


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Favorite Chrome Apps and Extensions

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Chromnitweet

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3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

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During the summer, you’ll want to improve your teaching and lessons, but how do you decide where to start? Your students! I use these three ways to get feedback from my students on my lessons, activi

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Are Your Students Distracted by Screens? Here’s A Powerful Antidote - Edudemic

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I was fortunate to teach in a 1:1 laptop classroom for seven years. In my classes, students took daily notes on computers, did research, wrote essays, created various multimedia publications, and worked on collaborative projects. Yet I knew that if I wasn’t watching their screens, my students would at some point be doing something they …

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May 27

5 Tools To Help Create A Paperless Book Club

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This post was co-written by Corey Holmer and Jamie Trow A class set of novels, binders, poster boards, and enough post-it notes to wallpaper a school…. all supplies associated with a traditional middle school book club model. With the addition of iPads, Google Apps, and other educational technology, the age of the “traditional” book club …

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May 26

40 Ways To Stay Creative

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Do you feel your creative juices running low? Is your imagination limited of late? As humans, it’s natural for us to run out of steam, and when that happens, it’s really up to you to do what’s necessary to refill the tank, so to speak. If your job involves coming up with ideas and generally…

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May 25

How to Use Dropbox on the iPad

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Learn how to use Dropbox on an iPad and you will never look back. It’s quick, convenient, and works every time. What more could you want from a cloud storage provider?!

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11 Quick Tips For Creating A Great Classroom Website - Edudemic

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If your classroom does not already have an active and vibrant website you are missing out on one of the biggest ways to reach your students and their parents. Already have a site? Good, now, let’s talk about keeping it in shape. The quality of your site will determine if it is actually used and …

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May 23

5 Tips for Teachers as Learners

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Good tips!


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