Wednesday, 19 September 2012

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Learning from the Flipped Classroom [Infographic], 300+ Educational Twitter Hashtags Being Used Right Now, 50 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities, How Do We Define and Measure Deeper Learning?, Get to Work, The Programming Collection by Kim Wilkens, The 50 Best Free Educational Apps from Google Play, Tablets, laptops and mobiles in the classroom: top tips from teachers, Computer game designed to help Irish kids with anxiety issues becomes worldwide success, Why I Wont Vote forMitt, Going back to the roots of great learning, Dads Stake Out Their Role in the Household and Online, Using Tech Tools to Provide Timely Feedback, Chicago Public Schools teachers strike over, Codecademys Free Kits Help Kids (and Educators) Learn to Code
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Learning from the Flipped Classroom [Infographic]
technapex.com  ❘   Shared by StudySync, daniel harvey and 2 others
Post navigation Posted on September 17, 2012 by Brent Hannify — The idea of the flipped classroom materialized in 2008 with two Colorado chemistry teachers, Aaron Sams and Jon Bergmann. In the subsequent four years, many teachers have adopted the...
StudySync daniel harvey Tero Toivanen Mario Addesa
300+ Educational Twitter Hashtags Being Used Right Now
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Kemp, Danielle Hartman and 2 others
Are you looking to figure out exactly which Twitter hashtag is the right one to follow? There's no shortage of options and it can feel overwhelming. Sure, there's the popular #edchat and #edtech hashtags most of us follow. But what about the more...
Kemp Danielle Hartman Vijay Krishnan Gail LeGrand
"50 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities"
teacherswithapps.com  ❘   Shared by Shireen Richardson, Mario Addesa and 1 other
Shireen Richardson Mario Addesa Jeff Johnson
How Do We Define and Measure "Deeper Learning"?
blogs.kqed.org  ❘   Shared by Michael S. Mills, Kyle Pace and 1 other
How Do We Define and Measure "Deeper Learning"? September 13, 2012 | 11:20 AM | By MindShift Flickr:Saxtourigr In preparing students for the world outside school, what skills are important to learn? This goes to the heart of the research addressed...
Michael S. Mills Kyle Pace Robert Breyer
Get to Work
tonybaldasaro.com  ❘   Shared by Eric Sheninger and Scott McLeod
Elisabeth's teachers recently sent home a notice stating that she should expect 60-90 minutes of homework each night.  This made me think a bit about homework where I work: a virtual school. The interesting thing about homework at a virtual school...
Eric Sheninger Scott McLeod
The Programming Collection by Kim Wilkens
edshelf.com  ❘   Shared by Jack West and Eric Pitt
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Jack West Eric Pitt
The 50 Best Free Educational Apps from Google Play
onlinedegrees.org  ❘   Shared by isteconnects and Mario Addesa
Don't look now, iPhone Kool-Aid drinkers, but Androids are taking over . iTunes had a good run, but now is the time of Google Play, Android's home for more than 600,000 apps. To help ease the transition back to school, we've combed through the pile...
isteconnects Mario Addesa
Tablets, laptops and mobiles in the classroom: top tips from teachers
guardian.co.uk  ❘   Shared by  Matt Britland and ENA
Tablets, laptops and mobiles aren't there to replace traditional teaching tools, but designed to complement them. Our panel of education experts share advice on using one to one devices in schools
 Matt Britland ENA
Computer game designed to help Irish kids with anxiety issues becomes worldwide success
digitaltimes.ie  ❘   Shared by Helen Axe and MissionV
Pesky Gnats! – a computer game designed by two Irish academics to treat young children suffering from anxiety, low self esteem and mental health issues – is now being used by therapists and specialists worldwide. The young patients 'explore' Gnats...
Helen Axe MissionV
Why I Won't Vote for Mitt
coopcatalyst.wordpress.com  ❘   Shared by juandoming and Downes
Romney is right. The lazy 47% should learn to work hard and acquire wealth the way he did: by inheriting the money, power and prestige from his father. If each American would simply hop on a DeLorean, add a Flux Capacitor and change his or her...
juandoming Downes
Going back to the roots of great learning
smartblogs.com  ❘   Shared by Marcia Conner and Socrative
Have you ever watched toddlers play in a playground? You will notice how the children interact with the objects and nature around them. You will see their eyes question, then see the way in which they resolve the problem that has risen in their...
Marcia Conner Socrative
Dads Stake Out Their Role in the Household and Online
emarketer.com  ❘   Shared by Daniel Zeevi and DASHBURST
Daniel Zeevi DASHBURST
Using Tech Tools to Provide Timely Feedback
pauls-elearning.tumblr.com  ❘   Shared by John Sparks and Vijay Krishnan
Using Tech Tools to Provide Timely Feedback | Edutopia
John Sparks Vijay Krishnan
Chicago Public Schools teachers' strike over
suntimes.com  ❘   Shared by Eric Pitt and Breaking News
BY ROSALIND ROSSI, LAUREN FITZPATRICK AND MAUDLYNE IHEJIRIKA Staff Reporters September 18, 2012 10:14AM Brown: Bargainers, delegates need to get on the same page Mitchell: Karen Lewis needs to start putting out the teachers union fire Other views:...
Eric Pitt Breaking News
Codecademy’s Free Kits Help Kids (and Educators) Learn to Code
thedigitalshift.com  ❘   Shared by Kyle Pace and Linda Lindsay
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