Thursday, 23 August 2012

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James Hargrave's Blog: Children are collateral damage as schools set up to fail to force academy conversion, 50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About, How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory, Vitality throughEvents, Real Life Gaming: Games We Play (Clip) > Film-/ Fotokunst, Funny Shizznits, Netzkram, Streetstyle > games, gaming, oldschool, real life, iPad As...., Instilling collaboration, Study Finds Benefits in Use of iPad as an Educational Tool, For Educators, the Importance of Making Meaningful Connections, Social Collaborative Learning in the Workplace: the presentation #socolearn, Are kids really motivated by technology?, Serial Entrepreneurs See Pittsburgh's Foreclosures As A Business Opportunity, Should We Teach "Character" In Schools?, 50 Best Back-to-School Articles for Parents, Analyst Speculates Apple TV Success Will Depend on Software and iOS, Not Big Screen TVs
Your Top Stories
672 stories were shared by your friends yesterday.
Here's the best 15 of the bunch
James Hargrave's Blog: Children are collateral damage as schools set up to fail to force academy conversion
blog.hargrave.org.uk  ❘   Shared by Miss Bex, John Tomsett and 1 other
Miss Bex John Tomsett TeacherToolkit
50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Robert Drummond, WISE and 1 other
The following is a cross-post from our content partners at Online Degrees : Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with...
Robert Drummond WISE Danielle Hartman
How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory
blogs.kqed.org  ❘   Shared by Magda Zagdanska, Isabella Osswald and 1 other
How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory August 20, 2012 | 7:00 AM | By MindShift By Suzie Boss The following suggestions for turning K-12 classrooms into innovation spaces come from Bringing Innovation to School: Empowering Students to Thrive...
Magda Zagdanska Isabella Osswald Margoflower
Vitality through Events
leadershipfreak.wordpress.com  ❘   Shared by Deb Mills-Scofield and Lolly Daskal
The more public an event the more potential it has to create organizational momentum and add value to others. Yesterday, I met with two leaders who bring events from planning to execution within the organization I lead. One is best at planning and...
Deb Mills-Scofield Lolly Daskal
Real Life Gaming: Games We Play (Clip) > Film-/ Fotokunst, Funny Shizznits, Netzkram, Streetstyle > games, gaming, oldschool, real life
whudat.de  ❘   Shared by Daniel Zeevi and DASHBURST
Ich bin mir sicher – Ihr kennt sie Alle! Die kleinen Alltags-Competitions, die wir mit gegen uns selbst austragen, wenn wir uns unbeobachtet fühlen. Ich habe mich auf jeden Fall soeben in jeder einzelnen Kategorie ertappt, besonders das...
Daniel Zeevi DASHBURST
iPad As....
edtechteacher.org  ❘   Shared by Mats Larsnäs and Danny Nicholson
The iPad as..... Over the past few months, iPads have exploded throughout schools and classrooms. Their flexibility, versatility, and mobility make them a phenomenal learning tool. In webinars and blog posts , we have talked about the iPad as.......
Mats Larsnäs Danny Nicholson
Instilling collaboration
smartblogs.com  ❘   Shared by Todd Waller and ToddInKC
How can a leader instill collaboration? In a previous video, I spoke about the need for members of teams to retain their individuality. Teamwork is essential to getting things done, and to do it effectively managers need to draw upon the talents of...
Todd Waller ToddInKC
Study Finds Benefits in Use of iPad as an Educational Tool
blog.efrontlearning.net  ❘   Shared by Brad Ovenell-Carter and Infantium
Post navigation The following is an excerpt from an article published on Emerging Tech . The study looks at the use of iPads at the  Longfield Academy , where a large scale 1 to 1 iPad program was implemented last year. A brief overview of this...
Brad Ovenell-Carter Infantium
For Educators, the Importance of Making Meaningful Connections
blogs.kqed.org  ❘   Shared by JoAnn Jacobs and Tina Barseghian
ABOUT ARGO The NPR Argo Network is a collection of websites by NPR member stations committed to strengthening local journalism Learn More...
JoAnn Jacobs Tina Barseghian
Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace: the presentation #socolearn
c4lpt.co.uk  ❘   Shared by Tracy L. Bissette and Ian Huckabee
Today I gave a webinar presentation on Social & Collaborative Learning. Below is the slideset I made available on Slideshare, but if you would like to read the slide notes and get the links to further resources, you will find them here: Social &...
Tracy L. Bissette Ian Huckabee
Are kids really motivated by technology?
smartblogs.com  ❘   Shared by Joe Dale and Tikvah Wiener
As a guy who delivers two-day #edtech workshops during my breaks from full-time classroom teaching, I'm often asked the same questions again and again: How can teachers use technology to motivate students? What digital tools do kids like best? My...
Joe Dale Tikvah Wiener
Serial Entrepreneurs See Pittsburgh's Foreclosures As A Business Opportunity
businessinsider.com  ❘   Shared by ToddInKC and Todd Waller
Yepoka Yeebo / Business Insider Eid, Around the World The Case for Separated Bike Lanes Is Alcohol Apartheid Coming to Istanbul? In the Global Economy, All Job Creation Is Local Grisly Reports From Britain's Worst-Rated Public Toilets See Also The...
ToddInKC Todd Waller
Should We Teach "Character" In Schools?
blogs.edweek.org  ❘   Shared by Education Week and Larry Ferlazzo
I have about fifteen questions from readers lined-up for future posts but, for today, I'd like to ask: Should we teacher "character" in our schools? If so, what does it look like? If not, why not? This is similar to a question posed by a reader...
Education Week Larry Ferlazzo
50 Best Back-to-School Articles for Parents
rootsofaction.com  ❘   Shared by Dr. Price-Mitchell and Meryl Ain
What's your parenting mindset as your children return to school? In addition to getting your student ready, back-to-school is also a time when most parents revisit strategies that help support their children during the academic year. As a writer...
Dr. Price-Mitchell Meryl Ain
Analyst Speculates Apple TV Success Will Depend on Software and iOS, Not Big Screen TVs
cultofmac.com  ❘   Shared by Game to Change and GameToLearn
Analyst Speculates Apple TV Success Will Depend on Software and iOS, Not Big Screen TVs Rob LeFebvre (10:12 pm PDT, Aug 21) In an investor note today, Barclays investment analyst Ben Reitzes comes down squarely on the side of many others who...
Game to Change GameToLearn
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Masked Mexican citizens take part in a vigil to support Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in front of the US embassy in Mexico City on Wednesday. Credit: Yuri Cortez/AFP/Getty Images/Newscom
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