Monday, 20 August 2012

Scott McLeod, Susan Bainbridge and others share top stories

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10 Fun Tools To Easily Make Your Own Infographics, First Class Ice Breakers Using MobileDevices, Hypocrisy Could Cause Major Damage, Haunt Paul Ryan, 5 Fun Ways to Use Facebook in Your Lesson Plans and Teaching, Ten Reasons to Be a Connected Educator, Todd Akin, GOP Senate candidate: Legitimate rape rarely causes pregnancy, Why Waiting Is Torture, 50+Ways to Tell a Story - Tools A to Z, The Only Man In The World Who Can Swim With A Polar Bear, The Future of Public Schools in Arizona?, Classroom 2.0 Book, 10 Great Tips to Create Beautiful Slideshow Presentations, educateiowa, Are kids really motivated by technology?, 1:1 iPad Immersion ForK-2
Your Top Stories
1,045 stories were shared by your friends yesterday.
Here's the best 15 of the bunch
10 Fun Tools To Easily Make Your Own Infographics
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Kevin Honeycutt, Danielle Hartman and 5 others
People love to learn by examining visual representations of data. That's been proven time and time again by the popularity of both infographics and Pinterest. So what if you could make your own infographics ? What would you make it of? It's actually...
Kevin Honeycutt Danielle Hartman Jim Russell Teach4aBetterAmerica  Sean Junkins kevintame Edudemic
First Class Ice Breakers Using Mobile Devices
usergeneratededucation.wordpress.com  ❘   Shared by Scott Newcomb, StudySync and 2 others
I previously wrote about the importance of beginning a class focusing on the learners in the room as opposed to the content to be covered in Beginning the School Year: It's About Connections Not Content . Most classes, starting with about middle...
Scott Newcomb StudySync Peggy briankotts
Hypocrisy Could Cause Major Damage, Haunt Paul Ryan
huffingtonpost.com  ❘   Shared by Mark Warren, Mary Underhill and 1 other
WASHINGTON - When Congressman Paul Ryan has been asked the past few years about the value of stimulus to the sagging economy and the nation's jobless, the Wisconsin Republican has dismissed it as meaningless, and dubbed it "sugar-high economics." But that's when President Obama is pushing for the spending.
Mark Warren Mary Underhill Urbanlad
5 Fun Ways to Use Facebook in Your Lesson Plans and Teaching
emergingedtech.com  ❘   Shared by JackieGerstein Ed.D., Arjana Blazic and 1 other
JackieGerstein Ed.D. Arjana Blazic Susan Bainbridge
Ten Reasons to Be a Connected Educator
venspired.com  ❘   Shared by LearningForYou, Fabiola and 1 other
August 19, 2012 by Krissy Venosdale | 0 comments The Top Ten Reasons to Be a Connected Educator, shared as I tweeted as @Connected Ed on 8.18.2012. Reason 10: Resources! Others bring resources to you. HUGE timesaver. Hashtags (such as  # edchat...
LearningForYou Fabiola Donna Baumbach
Todd Akin, GOP Senate candidate: ‘Legitimate rape’ rarely causes pregnancy
washingtonpost.com  ❘   Shared by Pilar Pamblanco, Ricardo Lucas and 1 other
Rep. Todd Akin, the newly-christened GOP Senate nominee in Missouri, said this weekend that "legitimate rape" rarely causes pregnancy. Explaining his no-exceptions policy on abortions, Akin was asked why he opposes abortion even when the pregnancy...
Pilar Pamblanco Ricardo Lucas Heidi Siwak
Why Waiting Is Torture
nytimes.com  ❘   Shared by Daniel Pink and Deb Mills-Scofield
We'll never eliminate lines altogether, but a better understanding of the psychology of waiting can help make those inevitable delays a touch more bearable.
Daniel Pink Deb Mills-Scofield
50+Ways to Tell a Story - Tools A to Z
scoop.it  ❘   Shared by Susan Bainbridge and Pilar Pamblanco
"I don't know if you share the same view or not but many people say that using technology, word editors and other online writing platforms that provide automatic spelling correction weakens our spelling skills and increases the chances of making...
Susan Bainbridge Pilar Pamblanco
The Only Man In The World Who Can Swim With A Polar Bear
youtube.com  ❘   Shared by DASHBURST and Daniel Zeevi
DASHBURST Daniel Zeevi
The Future of Public Schools in Arizona?
dianeravitch.net  ❘   Shared by Michael Schultz and Jeff Delp
Robin Hiller of Tucson's Voices for Education writes that while it is true that charters in Arizona represent 25% of all schools in the state, they enroll only 9% of the state's children. The 25% number is misleading, because we have charters that...
Michael Schultz Jeff Delp
Classroom 2.0 Book
angelamaiers.com  ❘   Shared by Eric Clark and Scorebusters
Eric Clark Scorebusters
10 Great Tips to Create Beautiful Slideshow Presentations
educatorstechnology.com  ❘   Shared by Danielle Hartman and Edudemic
Danielle Hartman Edudemic
educateiowa
educateiowa.eduvision.tv  ❘   Shared by Scott McLeod and Assess Well
Scott McLeod Assess Well
Are kids really motivated by technology?
smartblogs.com  ❘   Shared by Jukka Sormunen and Ana Cristina Pratas
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...
Jukka Sormunen Ana Cristina Pratas
1:1 iPad Immersion For K-2
ipadsammy.wordpress.com  ❘   Shared by Adi Madden and Alison Anderson
I just finished my first training for my school district on Thursday.  Marianna Husain and I tried to create a starting point for our teachers going 1:1 iPads this year.  It can be very overwhelming for teachers to start the year, and know that by...
Adi Madden Alison Anderson
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Republican Senate Nominee: Victims Of ‘Legitimate Rape’ Don’t Get Pregnant
2012.talkingpointsmemo.com  ❘  Shared by Katharine Zaleski, Friend of Jonathan Zittrain
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