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Hacking Your Classroom: Getting Around Blocks & Bans

<b>Hacking Your Classroom: Getting Around Blocks & Bans</b><p>by <b>Dawn Casey-Rowe</b>, Social Studies Teacher & Learnist Evangelist<p>In this PD series, we address the …

Aurasma and ChatterPix: A fun way to bring photos to life with augmented reality!

I recently discovered the ChatterPix app (FREE) by Duck Duck Moose and instantly knew I wanted to use it to make photos of my students come to life. …

Augmented Reality

Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories?

You Can Easily Learn 100 TED Talks Lessons In 5 Minutes Which Most People Need 70 Hours For

This article isn’t entirely about productivity, but I guarantee you’ll learn a thing or two. <b>Here are 100 incredible things I learned watching 70</b> …

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

In my opinion, parents of every student in every school at every level should demand that all students be taught how to code. They need this skill …

With Tech Tools, How Should Teachers Tackle Multitasking In Class?

“We have a new problem forthcoming and that is our devices that once were just an entertainment tool are also becoming our educational and work …

We Need Coding in Schools, but Where are the Teachers?

column | Technology in School<p>We Need Coding in Schools, but Where are the Teachers?<p>By Sheena Vaidyanathan (Columnist)     Dec 9, 2013<p>Creative …

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

<b>60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, …

Technology Integration Professional Development Guide

Students prepare a day ahead for Ben Franklin Broadcast News by downloading images to be used as backdrops for the credits.<p>The Resources for Tech …

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11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014

Looking for new ideas for how to use technology in your classroom in 2014? Looking for colleagues to inspire your practice? Ideas to help integrate …

Rubrics for Blogging and Multimedia Projects

Assessment is one of the things that I'm often asked about in my blogging and website creation workshops. One of the assessment resources that I like …

Interactive Rubrics in the classroom: how to create one via @edutopia

Education Technology

10 Steps for Educators New to Twitter...

Educators from all around the world are beginning to use Twitter as a valuable piece in their professional growth toolbox. As professional …

GoNoodle gets over 14 million kids moving in classrooms and homes around the world!

How to Stimulate Recall of Prior Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on February 3, 2014<p>Robert Gagné proposed a model of nine events which follow a systematic instructional design process. Each of the nine …

A New Educational Technology Cheat Sheet for Teachers

February, 2014<br>Technology is transforming the educational landscape at a tremendous speed giving birth to a new learning culture radically different …

6 BYOD Discussions Every School Should Have

Why? You may have noticed that most manufacturers have their natural focus just because of who they are. Microsoft Apps will be more robust on …

5 Free Easy Ways to Publish eBooks by @ajjuliani @coolcatteacher

How 3D Printers Open New Possibilities for Project Based-Learning - BAM! Radio Network

Our guest is one of the first teachers to use a 3D printer for project-based learning. In this segment we get an introduction to using 3D printers in …

Teaching

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz<p>Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the …

A Handful of Helpful Google Forms Tutorials for Teachers

Google Forms and Google Sheets can be very useful for collecting all kinds of information from students and others. Three of the most common uses of …

Critical Thinking Poster

How Do We Raise Critical Thinkers?<p>Many of the jobs our students will apply for twenty years from now don’t even exist yet. Let that sink in.<p>As …

The Epic Ebook Guide

eBooks

8 Great Classroom Ideas To Level Up Learning @coolcatteacher

The 3 Things We Can Do To Reach Every Child @coolcatteacher