Tuesday, 25 September 2012

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How Students Can Create Their Own e-Textbooks On An iPad, 9 Surprising Ways Schools Are Using iPads Around The World, 12 Most Must-Have Habitudes for Social Media Success, Student teachers and formative assessment: gathering a pedagogical toolbox, Fund it :: MissionV primary schools programme, 11 Reasons Every Educator Needs a Video Strategy, West Phillys Powel school gets grant to look at adding grade, Learning In Burlington: How Necessary Is Homework? Join the Conversation, The 20 Best Blogs About Mobile Learning, Study shows gender bias in science is real. Heres why it matters., 5 Tech-Friendly Lessons to Encourage Higher-Order Thinking, 'Star Wars' Theme Silences Crying Baby [VIDEO], iPads at Burley: What does "transformative" mean?, How to Eliminate Homework Stress and Back to School Anxiety | Stress Free Kids, 10 great tweets from Education Nation
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How Students Can Create Their Own e-Textbooks On An iPad
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Gerhard Bless, Patrick Larkin and 2 others
Two of the most powerful apps on the iPad may be completely invisible: iBooks and the Camera Roll. However, when used together, they have the potential to create powerful learning experiences and dynamic projects. Dynamic Math Portfolios In July,...
Gerhard Bless Patrick Larkin Vijay Krishnan Edudemic
9 Surprising Ways Schools Are Using iPads Around The World
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by BizWorld Foundation, Jukka Sormunen and 2 others
Colleges are using iPads as marketing tools . iPads are proving to be pretty great marketing tools for colleges on a number of fronts. A few schools, like Gustavus Adolphus College, are using them to share information about their programs and...
BizWorld Foundation Jukka Sormunen Marina Kostina Edudemic
12 Most Must-Have Habitudes for Social Media Success
angelamaiers.com  ❘   Shared by Vicki Davis, Lisa Dabbs and 2 others
There are still a large number of folks who believe that Social Media is about the tools you choose and the content you create. Champion Tweeters, Bloggers, and Network Leaders think differently. They spend their time on the social web and in their...
Vicki Davis Lisa Dabbs Bill Carozza Shannon Smith
Student teachers and formative assessment: gathering a pedagogical toolbox
notosh.com  ❘   Shared by neilhopkin, Ewan McIntosh and 1 other
topics recent Student teachers and formative assessment: gathering a pedagogical toolbox 4Crew: Capturing the 4Talent Tour New Creative Industries Postgraduate course with NoTosh & University of Sunderland Creating Space for Innovation Comments:  ...
neilhopkin Ewan McIntosh fboss
Fund it :: MissionV primary schools programme
fundit.ie  ❘   Shared by Seomra Ranga, MissionV and 1 other
What is the MissionV Schools Programme? MissionV is a not-for-profit organisation which promotes the development of 21st century skills through innovative online technologies. We are enhancing the Irish classroom by providing the digital tools for...
Seomra Ranga MissionV John Heffernan
11 Reasons Every Educator Needs a Video Strategy
onlineuniversities.com  ❘   Shared by Vijay Krishnan, Paul McKean and 1 other
Digital literacy : Both students and educators alike benefit from building their digital literacy skills, regardless of whether or not they hope to share their videos online. With a working knowledge of computers, the Internet, and peripherals — not...
Vijay Krishnan Paul McKean briankotts
West Philly's Powel school gets grant to look at adding grade
philly.com  ❘   Shared by Karl Fisch, Lisa Nielsen and 1 other
Powel Elementary, a tiny K-4 public school in West Philadelphia, has long been regarded as an oasis in its neighborhood - a safe and strong school where children achieve. But parents often worry: With a dearth of good post-Powel options, what happens...
Karl Fisch Lisa Nielsen Chris Lehmann
Learning In Burlington: How Necessary Is Homework? Join the Conversation
patrickmlarkin.com  ❘   Shared by Michael Berry, Patrick Larkin and 1 other
Michael Berry Patrick Larkin Rich Kiker
The 20 Best Blogs About Mobile Learning
onlinecolleges.net  ❘   Shared by Paul McKean, Alex Dunn and 1 other
Not even one decade ago, educators considered cell phones and laptops a most egregious classroom distraction. These days, though, many tech-savvy teachers actively try to incorporate them into engaging lessons rather than snatching them away. While...
Paul McKean Alex Dunn juandoming
Study shows gender bias in science is real. Here's why it matters.
blogs.scientificamerican.com  ❘   Shared by Sarah Kaiser, brockdubbels and 1 other
By Ilana Yurkiewicz  | September 23, 2012 |   Share   Email   Print It's tough to prove gender bias. In a real-world setting, typically the most we can do is identify differences in outcome. A man is selected for hire over a woman; fewer women...
Sarah Kaiser brockdubbels JP
5 Tech-Friendly Lessons to Encourage Higher-Order Thinking
thejournal.com  ❘   Shared by Daniel Edwards and Adi Madden
Daniel Edwards Adi Madden
'Star Wars' Theme Silences Crying Baby [VIDEO]
mashable.com  ❘   Shared by Miguel Higa and Lisa Dabbs
We feel your pain, parents. Having a crying baby can be immensely stressful. Why is he crying? What does she need? Before you start beating yourself up for not knowing how to translate infant scr
Miguel Higa Lisa Dabbs
iPads at Burley: What does "transformative" mean?
ipadsatburley.blogspot.com  ❘   Shared by Autumn Laidler and Kristin Ziemke
You have probably heard people describe the iPad as "transformative" in the classroom. However, it's important to define what we mean by that term and to be clear about the very real benefits that mobile technology can offer. At Burley, we see the...
Autumn Laidler Kristin Ziemke
How to Eliminate Homework Stress and Back to School Anxiety | Stress Free Kids
youtube.com  ❘   Shared by Stress Free Kids and Dr. Price-Mitchell
Stress Free Kids Dr. Price-Mitchell
10 great tweets from Education Nation
washingtonpost.com  ❘   Shared by Scorebusters and JackieGerstein Ed.D.
NCB launched its third Education Nation summit today in New York City. Here are 10 great tweets about a range of issues that appeared on Twitter during a town hall with teachers moderated by anchor Brian Williams. Education Nation ‏@educationnation...
Scorebusters JackieGerstein Ed.D.
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