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Passion-Based Learning, Day 1: Probing Minecraft's Appeal

<i>This is the first of several reflections from Wisconsin elementary principal Matt Renwick on digital and passion-based learning in a new afterschool</i> …

IBM reveals its top five innovation predictions for the next five years

IBM revealed its predictions for five big innovations that will change our lives within five years.<p>The IBM “5 in 5” is the eighth year in a row that IBM has made predictions about technology, and this year’s prognostications are sure to get people talking. We discussed them with Bernie Meyerson, …

RT @shamblesguru: Alphabet of the Obsolete … brilliant visuals to get a tech discussion going in your classroom #edchat http://t.co/t1LCxxevjE

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 …

Learning and Innovation

High school is one of the most challenging stages for a student. He or she goes from being a child enjoying life to a student being prepared for the …

Pinterest: A Curation Tool in Education

Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social media site and is a great tool for curation. Curating the information spread across the web is made …

Top 100 Sites/Apps of 2013

Well, here it is my favorite and most popular post of the year, my Top 100 Sites/Apps of the year!!! Continuing w/ the trend from last year, readers …

CCSS-Aligned Rubrics for Project Based Learning

In a Tweet over the weekend I mentioned that the Buck Institute for Education offers good project based learning activities. Most of what BIE offers …

The Inquirer :"Inquiring Minds Want to Grow"

<b>Here are some good deals on free educational apps today. Enjoy! Remember that today is the last day to grab the apps gone free earlier in the …

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

In no particular order, we have listed all the coding apps that are appropriate for young learners. We've used many of them with elementary-aged …

Computer Science

Special Report: Teaching with digital apps

Finding high-quality digital apps and integrating them into instruction isn’t always easy. Here’s how some educators are making the shift.<p>Want to …

How to publish an ebook to the iBookstore

The ebook is a powerful tool for sharing ideas and information, and more and more people are now choosing publish digitally - for a multitude of …

Apps in Education

Monday, July 28, 2014<p>I was re-reading the Horizon Report the other day when it occurred to me that it could be easily summarised. This has helped me …

Education going high tech

There is no chalk for the class clown to slip inside any erasers in Sarah Coletta’s Haverford High School classroom. That tired prank is as long-gone …

6 Things We Know for Sure with iPads in School

Our Process<p>First Step<p>Our teachers voluntarily undergo six intense days of Apple Foundations Training. (Our district has two Apple Certified Trainers, …

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Username<p>Username must be at least 4 chars long.<br>Lowercase letters and numbers only.<p>Password<p>Password must be at least 5 chars long.<p>Show<p>Which best …

Education

eSN Today

A new report reviews major changes in children's media use over the past two years. Plus, new ways that teachers can use iPads to engage students …

Innovate My School: September 2013

Innovate My School: September 2013<p>Follow<p>Innovate My School: September 2013<p>Issue 7 of Innovate My School’s online magazine, bringing the latest in …

44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning

Jun 29, 2014 - qrcartist.com - 2773<p>Visit the post for more.<p>Upvote<p>Jun 06, 2013 - bobcatblog.com - 3474<p>Inspired by an idea from Flapjack Education, …

Education Technology

An Updated Digital Differentiation Model

<i>This is part of a Digital Differentiation model, my way i of weaving a web of flexible tools together for teaching and learning. To keep the model</i> …

First 7 'Steve JobsSchools' Open Their Doors in the Netherlands

The O4NT (Education for a New Era) foundation has today made good on a promise to open the first of its ‘Steve JobsSchools’ digital classrooms in the Netherlands, but these are not normal schools; all of the teaching comes via an iPad.<p>The Dutch organisation announced plans to open its fully …

Assessments: Upgrading the Age Old Practice of Letter Writing

I remember the excitement I felt when my Hungarian pen pal’s letter arrived. The Cold War had ended and I was curious to know more than textbooks …

Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning

Preface ix<p>About the Author xxi<p><b>PART I: The New Digital Landscape 1</b><p>1. The Flat Classroom and Global Competition 3<p>2. Social Proximity and the Virtual …

Creating Classrooms We Need: 8 Ways Into Inquiry Learning | MindShift

<b>2. FOSTER INQUIRY BY SCAFFOLDING CURIOSITY.</b><br>Teachers always come up to Laufenberg wanting to learn more about her progressive pedagogy -- and they …

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