Natalia León Amador

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Qué es la robótica educativa

Cuando se aportan soluciones válidas y probadas, se fortalece el liderazgo de los alumnos, ya que van adquiriendo confianza en su capacidad para …

Why Teach With Google Earth?

<b>Google Earth:</b><p>presents a great deal of information in a geographic context<br>• is easy to install and use<br>• is an excellent venue for inquiry-based …

Google Expeditions

Oculus Rift Education Might Become a Thing

Education has done a huge step in terms of their teaching methods. When I was going to school, only way we could learn something was to take a book, …

La Hora del Código está aquí

Preguntas más frecuentes<p>¿Qué es la Hora del Código?<p>La Hora del Código es una introducción de una hora de duración a las Ciencias de la Computación, …

Explain Everything A Connected Creativity App - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - EdTech

As I dig deeper into the reality of the one iPad Classroom I am most intrigued by apps that allow students and teachers to create. On a computer I …

Homepage | Minecraft: Education Edition

The Chemistry Update brings the world of chemistry into Minecraft: Education Edition! Experiment and learn with new crafting tools, experiments and …

What Is Cooperative Learning?

In every classroom, no matter what the subject area, teachers can structure lessons so that students:<p>Engage in a win-lose struggle to see who is best …

Pedagogy

Overview | State of EdTech

Adaptive learning is<br>all about<p>Can the industry's most provocative software<br>make a difference in the classroom?<p>Adaptive Learning<p>Can industry’s most …

A School-Wide Culture of Reading

The Benefits of Reading a Book Series<p>Photo credit: Edutopia<p>Walter Bracken didn't always have a culture of reading. A lot of their kids weren’t …

Project Based Learning: Explained. | Project Based Learning

<b>What is it?</b> This simple video makes the essential elements of PBL come alive and brings to light the 21st Century competencies (collaboration, …

MITICA - Modelo para Integrar las TIC al Currículo Escolar

MITICA - Modelo para Integrar las TIC al Currículo Escolar > Docentes otras > Estrategia pedagógica

Controversial Philosopher Says Man And Machine Will Fuse Into One Being

<i>Peter Sloterdijk is Germany’s most controversial thinker and media theorist. He has dared to challenge long-established divisions in traditional philosophy of body and soul, subject and object, culture and nature. His 1999 lecture on “Regulations for the Human Park,” in which he argued that genetic</i> …

Singularity

Minecraft Education Edition: why it's important for every fan of the game

Microsoft has been demonstrating its new schools version of the blockbuster, but crucially this spin-off could break off from the original Minecraft modding community<p>At the densely crowded Bett show, a mammoth education technology conference taking up most of London’s ExCel venue, a vast audience …

Minecraft Education

Project-Based Learning vs. Problem-Based Learning vs. X-BL

• Designing and/or creating a tangible product, performance or event<br>• Solving a real-world problem (may be simulated or fully authentic)<br>• Investigating a …

Pedagogy

Grand Conversations

Videos:<p>Another example of whole class dialogue in Sangita’s classroom may include community meetings. Community meetings differ from grand …

Join the Movement

FAQs<p>What is the Hour of Code?<p>The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code", to show that …

Tips

Scratch is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

For Kids

Coding in the Classroom

Rights & Freedoms

Unplugging the Hour of Code

Teaching kids to code is arguably as important to today’s youth as numeracy and literacy. In many ways code is numeracy and literacy. More so, it is …

Hour of Code: Create Macros

Creating a macro is a quick, easy programming exercise that students fifth grade and up can accomplish with moderate supervision.By fifth grade, …

Education Technology

Gamification for L&D

Game On or Game Over for Learning & Development? The challenges and opportunities of gamification for L&D.<p>This presentation explores the Gamification questions L&D should be asking according to GP Strategies colleague Tim Clague – and the challenges and opportunities it presents for #gamification …

Education Technology

A framework for creating play-like systems - Gamified UK - #Gamification Expert

Separating Games from Play and using it<p>All of this research into play and talking about play has been for a reason. I wanted to try and open up the …

Gamification And Game-Based Learning: Two Different Things

<b>The Differences Between Gamification And Game-Based Learning</b><p>Gamification strategies are increasingly getting attention and investment in eLearning. …

Inquiry Based Learning AKA Project Based Learning

Mind/Shift and Edutopia are leading sources of educational thought. Cogitate on these for awhile!<p>1. The Challenges and Realities of Inquiry-Based …

5 PBL Best Practices for Redefining the Teacher's Role

Project-based learning transforms the roles of students and teachers in ways that benefit all. This de-centering of the classroom and of knowledge …

Pedagogy

The Anatomy of Project Based Learning Process http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2014/05/the-anatomy-of-project-based-learning.html