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Education Technology. Edutech for Teachers. TheTechSpec Blog. Blog - Office of Educational Technology. Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom. The EdTech Roundup - Home. 5 Tech Tool Combinations for Taking Your Class Global. Few students in the United States today have any memory of a time before the Internet.

5 Tech Tool Combinations for Taking Your Class Global

With a world of interactions (both good and bad) a mere click away, it is crucial to prepare our students for a connected existence that values respect, awareness, and collaboration with others from diverse backgrounds – in essence, to make truly global citizens. How can it be done? By harnessing the power and design of many familiar apps and websites, teachers can bring this global diversity and collaboration into their classrooms. Laura Moore-NEISD Instructional Technology Specialist. 15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom – teachingwithipad.org.

Here are some great new ideas to use your iPad in your classroom, K-12 and beyond!

15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom – teachingwithipad.org

The iPad, as we all know, is a great tool for education. We are hoping that you can use at least a few of these new and creative ideas. Using Apple Teacher for Professional Development. What does it mean to take ownership of your professional development?

Using Apple Teacher for Professional Development

In a previous post, I included tips and strategies to help educators grow their knowledge base. Self-paced learning activities provide a way for teachers to work through a certification or badging program at a tempo that works with their schedule and interests. Badging Programs Aren’t New Professional development sites like SimpleK12 let teachers earn badges for watching a certain number of webinars or engaging in their communities. 7 Online Tools to Make Custom Learning Games (No Coding Required!) By Elizabeth Kahn It is a fact that even in the 21st century, students need to study and review information they’ve been taught in class.

7 Online Tools to Make Custom Learning Games (No Coding Required!)

In fact, many scientific studies have asserted that learning doesn’t take place without repetition. Study guides created by the teacher or student in the form of lists may help when a student is preparing to take a test but may not be the best route for learning.

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- How Does iPad Workflow Fluency Look in Kindergarten. 3 Comments February 5, 2013 By: Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano Feb 3 Written by: 2/3/2013 4:58 PM.