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Aug

15

2013

Creating Innovators: a lecture by Tony Wagner

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education THINK Global School and Traidhos Three Generation Community for Learning host a lecture event with Tony Wagner, a renowned educator focused on transforming e… See on www.youtube.com

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Aug

15

2013

7 Indispensable Apps for Creating Books with your Students

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education Today in this post, I am updating a list of iPad apps ideal for creating books with your students and which I have published a year ago. The list comprises some really practical apps every teacher… See on www.educatorstechnology.com

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Aug

15

2013

Pinterest hits the mark with teachers with new education project

See on Scoop.it – Technology in the Classroom , 1:1 Laptops & iPads and MORE I was a little late to the Pinterest party and didn’t know a great deal about it until early last year when I found it was the single largest source of traffic to edgalaxy, and has been ever since. See…

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Aug

15

2013

Teachers Look to Film to Foster Critical Thinking

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education Proponents of teaching film studies in the K-12 classroom say it boosts students’ complex literacy skills and dovetails with the new common standards. See on www.edweek.org

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Aug

15

2013

Editorial for iPad is the new text editor to beat – The Verge

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education Editorial for iPad is the new text editor to beat The Verge I realize I’m probably in the minority, but to me, the iPad is a lot more than a consumption device; it’s a real computer. See on www.theverge.com

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Aug

14

2013

Use your the camera on your mobile device as a teaching tool.

See on Scoop.it – MLearning The camera is perhaps the greatest overlooked feature present on most mobile devices. But if you come to Monbile2013 you will learn how students can use the camera to support and build vocabulary, create digital portfolios, represent operations in math, and build critical thinking. You will learn a little bit,…

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Aug

14

2013

21 Reasons to Stop Saying “21st Century Teacher”

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education This afternoon I saw a blog post titled 27 Ways To Be A 21st Century Teacher. 22 of the 27 items in that list could have been 50 years ago. And 24 of the 27 items are things that I did as a sixth grade student in 1990…

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Apr

15

2013

6 best phonics apps for iPad: teach kids to read, write and spell

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education Phonics is the primary way in which children learn basic literacy at schools and you can help them learn with these great iOS apps. See on www.techradar.com

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Apr

11

2013

7 Awesome Visual Alternatives to Google Docs ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in EducationSee on www.educatorstechnology.com

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Apr

11

2013

iOS Apps to Support Reading and Writing

See on Scoop.it – Innovating Ideas in Education A list of apps that support students struggling in reading, writing and more. Katherine Page Burdick‘s insight: I add Tools4Students, CompareNContrast and ReadNRespond and K-2MobileReading to the list. See on www.udlresource.com

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