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Setting up Google Classroom

Last night, CMS media coordinators had a Twitter Chat to discuss our new Chromebooks. Several questions were asked about setting up Google Classroom. …

Augmented Reality that’s “Real” and Focused on Learning | Silvia Tolisano

<b>Step 1:</b> Take a picture of the real object for your Trigger Image<p>Tip:<p>If the trigger image is not detailed enough it will generate an error.<br>• Crop the …

How to Make Struggling Readers Confident Readers

So, it’s directed reading time. I have my readers grouped according to ability and the groups are reading different books, which I have geared toward …

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What Learnist’s Growth Means For The Future Of Education

<i>What Learnist’s Growth Means For The Future Of Education</i><p>Guest Blog by Terry Heick of TeachThought,<p>What Learnist’s Growth Means For The Future Of …

Top Twitter #hashtags for education thought leaders and policymakers

Video chat app WeCam brings friends from multiple social networks together

So you’re one of those socially connected types who spend, let’s say, a fair amount of time online communicating with business associates, friends, and family. The problem is your companions are spread across different networks like Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, and with all that to keep track …

ClassDojo Lets Parents & Teachers Message Each Other

ClassDojo, the behavior management platform for teachers, is rolling out a new messaging feature designed to give parents and teachers an easier way to converse.<p>Launching out of beta way back in 2012, ClassDojo lets teachers add pupils’ names and customize the behaviors they want to encourage. …

Educational AR on the iPad

More and more AR applications are populating the app store. In this blog post, I’ll share a few that are currently available and highlight a couple …

Greatest Boredom Websites

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30 Of The Best Apps For Group Project-Based Learning

Mar 25, 2014 - itunes.apple.com - 4395<p>Pinterest is a tool to help you discover and plan things you want to do. When you find something that looks …

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

<b>ISTE Standard 1: Digital Citizen<br>Students recognize the rights, responsibilities and opportunities of living, learning and working in an</b> …

MORE QR Codes for Listening Stations

My family was ON A ROLL! <br>They helped me complete 13 more listening stories with QR codes for my Listening Station basket. <br>We even got the questions …

Participatory learning a prerequisite to 21st century teaching?

This is the introductory section of an article I’m writing for Synergy, the publication of the School Library Association of Victoria. I’m sharing …

Sophia for Teachers

Group On!<p>Start by creating a group. Gathering your students in private groups settings is a great way to keep everyone connected while letting them …

Code Maven and Game Maven Teach Kids to Program Their Own Games

Code Maven and Game Maven are interactive programming tutorials from Crunchzilla. Code Maven and Game Maven use the same style as the popular Code …

2014 Doodle 4 Google encourages kids to share ideas on how to make the world better

Google is one of a few companies that loves being involved in all kinds of different projects, one of which is Doodle 4 Google. In 2013, through the initiative, the Mountain View-based company challenged kids to shoot for the stars and describe their best day -- the results, to say the least, were …

Convertii Turns Dropbox PDF Files Into Word Docs

Web: You can automate your Dropbox with Wappwolf, including converting PDF files to TXT, but if you need your PDFs as Doc files to open in MS Word or …

Set up Google Alerts

Google Alerts has been around for ages, forgotten by many and overlooked by many more. That's a shame, because it's still one of the Web's best ways to keep tabs on any person, place, or thing.<p>Specifically, Google Alerts sends you an e-mail digest of new Web content related to any Google search. …

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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV vs. Android TV: Which streamer should you buy?

Streaming video, whether it's from Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Prime, Watch ESPN or PBS Kids, is more popular than ever. And the selection of devices to get those shows and movies from the Internet onto your TV continues to expand.<p>In the last six months or so all of the major players in TV-based …

Chromebooks compared: New and upcoming Chrome OS laptops

With a small but growing slice of the PC market, Chromebooks are finally a viable choice for anyone looking to buy a secondary or travel laptop. Unlike the similarly priced netbooks of old, these systems, running Google's Chrome OS instead of Windows, tend to focus on doing one thing and doing it …

Consumer Tech

Samsung may put an augmented reality keyboard on your fingers

Next time someone sends you a text message, think about what it would be like to respond with an augmented reality keyboard on your fingers. If this …

iPad App of the Week: MyScript Calculator–Handwriting Calculator

iPad apps are, and have always been, a big part of what makes the iPad such a powerful device. Great apps, and unique apps that you just don’t find anywhere else, are one of the hallmark features of the iPad. They have been since Day 1, and scores of great developers and publishers continue to …

Pay What You Want: Learn to Code Bundle | MacTrast Deals

<b>Become a Web Developer from Scratch! (Complete Course)</b><p>Learn All The Programming Languages Needed To Be Your Own Developer<p><b>Responsive Web Design …

Make screencasts interactive with eduCanon

I’m daily investigating teaching tools in the hope of finding one that gives me the dopamine hit I get from discovering a really great one. Every …

Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …