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Amazonfutureengineer. Buying microbits / add-ons – microbit for primary schools. Buying microbits There are a number of official resellers, with many offering a discount for bulk purchases: 4tronix –

Buying microbits / add-ons – microbit for primary schools

Doodly - Easily Create Whiteboard Doodle Videos In Minutes! Leap With Alice. Leap With Alice is incredibly excited to announce our official partnership with the Amazing Explorers Academy.

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The Amazing Explorers Academy is a groundbreaking day care and early childhood education program that is setting the standard for pre-school learning. This innovative daycare and early childhood education concept is currently expanding through franchised and corporate-owned locations in Florida and other states. At Amazing Explorers, we believe that it’s never too early for children to develop a genuine passion for learning.

Recent studies have shown that the first five years of a children’s life are the most impressionable, and that study habits and interests develop during these early years can set the tone for their later education, as well as their later career. ScratchPals - Framework. Connect Sign up for ScratchPals and coordinate with a teacher in another location.

ScratchPals - Framework

Both make Teacher and Student accounts in Scratch. The CREATE Education Project. Electromechanical instruments + rocks: Rock Band. How to make homemade slide whistles Bamboo, PVC pipe, wood, or even a carrot!

Electromechanical instruments + rocks: Rock Band

Slide whistles can be made from all sorts of materials, and are fun to make, play, and learn physics with. In this episode of Homemade Science, teacher Bruce Yeany shares his ... The Glass Armonica, Benjamin Franklin’s 1761 invention The glass armonica is truly one of the strangest musical instruments in the world. Print Circuit Scribe Designs With Cricut Explore. AdWords We use AdWords to deploy digital advertising on sites supported by AdWords.

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Ads are based on both AdWords data and behavioral data that we collect while you’re on our sites. The data we collect may include pages you’ve visited, trials you’ve initiated, videos you’ve played, purchases you’ve made, and your IP address or device ID. 100 educators to follow on Twitter – Mr Kemp NZ. Robotics After School Programs- Aerobotics Global. 15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom – Here are some great new ideas to use your iPad in your classroom, K-12 and beyond!

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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. This post is a collaborative piece that was created with the help of two respected educators: Jonathan Wylie, a Google Apps Certified Instructor and Instructional Technology Consultant from Iowa, USA. Please take time to check out his blog at Find Jonathan on Twitter at @jonathanwylie. Meg Wilson, an Apple Distinguished Educator, special education teacher and technology specialist from, Connecticut, USA.

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New Educational Model Enabling Social Innovation Skills Development – Institut für Lern-Innovation. NEMESIS stands for Novel Educational Model Enabling Social Innovation Skills development.

New Educational Model Enabling Social Innovation Skills Development – Institut für Lern-Innovation

The project’s vision is to serve as catalyst for innovative, engaging and interdisciplinary learning. NEMESIS presents a new approach towards the attainment of Social Innovation (SI) skills by combining innovative learning models, open technologies and participatory relations and processes. NEMESIS designs, develops and tests an educational model for equipping students of primary and secondary education with Social Innovation Skills, values and tools.

Annotate images and videos — ThingLink. Veyon – Free and Open Source computer monitoring and classroom management. NGAkids Art Zone. A Parents’ Choice Silver Honor Award Winner The NGAkids Art Zone app from the National Gallery of Art introduces children not only to the experience of great artwork, but also to the creative process of producing great artworks.

NGAkids Art Zone

Through the manipulation of paintings spanning hundreds of years and numerous styles of art, children are free to explore the elements that go into a painting. In the classical and impressionist designs, they are free to explore and modify the objects of the paintings, from the sky and the background, through the middle and the foreground, adjusting for perspective and adding and subtracting characters and scenery at will. Some of the characters in the paintings can be animated for an extra laugh.

In the strongest part of the app, that of the more modern art styles, the artist can explore color and layering paints, producing works that are similar in style to the famous work but ultimately entirely original. –Parents' Choice Foundation, 2015. Naace Open Badge Academy - Naace. Home - Path of Play. iLearn2 - Primary Computing Resources - EYFS, KS1, KS2. Make Tutorial Walk-Thrus Use WalkMe to Build Interactive Onscreen Walk-Thrus and Help Guide Users to Action. Hackster. Follow the Snap Circuits platform!


Overview. Learn to Code with GitHub - GitHub Education. Learning to use a flow chart - Home page. Theremin World - Schematics. Maker Lab - Barc, the Robot Dog. Content on this site may contain or be subject to specific guidelines or limitations on use.

Maker Lab - Barc, the Robot Dog

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A radio that's out of this world! Muvizu Education. Project Ignite. How to Turn Any Classroom Into a Makerspace. There is a certain magic found in rolling up your sleeves and tackling a project head on, an undeniable sense of empowerment that results from solving problems and manifesting big ideas. In essence, that’s the soul of the maker movement — creative individuals from all walks of life united by an insatiable desire to improve the world around them.

Although synonymous with 3D Printing, it extends far beyond a single technology or buzzword. Truth be told, the maker movement represents the instinctual drive of our species to ascend ever upwards: to innovate, design, and construct a better tomorrow. Why the Maker Movement is Relevant to Education Image via Flickr by Exploratorium. Manylabs. Design Thinking for Educators. Tickle: Program Star Wars BB-8, Drones, Arduino, LEGO, Dash & Dot, Sphero, Robots, Hue, Scratch, Swift, and Smart Homes on your iPhone and iPad. The Pokémon Go influence on new tech.

Pokémon Go has changed the trajectory of the world on a scale just slightly smaller than Google Search and Facebook, but still to a magnitude that will be felt through all industries in the coming years. To many, it looks like a very simple game that incorporates a few unique and compelling features. But this game has taken technologies from niche research and gaming communities and thrust them into the world’s consciousness. Suddenly everyone understands what “augmented reality” means and how an artificial digital world can be mapped onto the real physical world.

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer) According to, 90 percent of parents in the U.S. want their children to learn computer science—it will be crucial for many jobs in the near future—but only 40 percent of schools teach it. Critics claim that it is mainly the more affluent schools that offer computer science courses, thus denying those who attend poorer schools the chance to learn necessary skills.

A focus on STEM is not enough: also reports that while 70 percent of new STEM jobs are in computing, only 7 percent of STEM graduates are in computer science. It is imperative that savvy schools begin to focus some STEM resources on computer science and programming. CodeCombat - Learn how to code by playing a game. Box Island - Award Winning Coding Adventure for Kids. 32 Augmented Reality Apps for the Classroom.

By edshelf: Reviews & recommendations of tools for education Augmented Reality (AR) is a growing field of technology where real life is modified and enhanced by computer-generated sights and sounds. The most common use of AR can be seen through mobile apps. Point your device’s camera at something that the app recognizes, and it will generated a 3D animation or video superimposed over whatever is on your camera’s screen. The effect makes the computer-generated item appear like it’s really there. The World is Your Platform. Allcancode. The next chapters of the story are coming soon! Jungle Sequence of commands, iterations, conditions. CodeCombat.

Pencil Code. ComputerCraftEdu. Make Your Images Interactive. 27 Meaningful Ways to Use EdTech. Electrical Electronic And Programming News. Latest Examples. Fantastic Contraption. Minecraft. Maker Education Initiative – Every Child a Maker. Chromebook ToolboxA - Google Drawings. Two Guys and Some iPads. 12 weird and cool ways that virtual reality invaded Comic-Con.

Ding club - learn to program well. Making Learning Awesome! - Kahoot! Welcome to CodeBug Tether’s documentation! — CodeBug Tether 0.5.0 documentation. Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything - Home Page. The Practical Ed Tech Handbook - Download It Today. How to Teach Primary Programming Using Scratch. 8 things every teacher can do to create an innovative classroom. Unleash the power of Apple in the classroom. Measure the status of your devices and receive detailed reports. Bionic Bird. How 3D Printing is being used in Schools. Manage and protect your Apple devices anytime from anywhere. Homepage - 12th Intel Education Summit. New Research Findings: MakeHers Report. Kids Learning Skills and Being Awesome. Meraki - Cloud Managed Networks that Simply Work.

Centralized Cloud Management The Meraki dashboard enables secure monitoring and management of all of your mobile devices from anywhere in the world. Network Settings Deployment Define and deploy network settings such as wireless connectivity, security, and remote VPN access to all your managed devices at once. Device Location Find lost or stolen devices with integrated real-time location data via GPS, WiFi, or IP address. App Deployment Easy deployment and maintenance of free, paid, or Enterprise mobile apps. Remote Troubleshooting Automatically monitor devices 24×7 via the cloud. Device & Data Restrictions Protect devices and their data, control their usage with fine-grained policies, and restrict access to features such as the app store, gaming, and content. Rapid Provisioning Download the app from the Apple or Google App Stores to enroll a device, or streamline adoption by using Systems Manager Sentry to ensure mobile devices are enrolled in MDM before joining your wireless network.

Squid User Guide - Home - Oskar Pearson. How to Use Apple Configurator. Wearetherangers. Technical Specifications - Media Centre. Learn to build Android apps. Overview The online Children Counselling Course has been designed to help learners understand the skills involved in counselling children. Description Course Description. Stonebridge.

Courses – Code Club. Projects. CodeBug – Home. CSEDrobotics. A Design and Technology Site. Your Python Trinket. Robjonescowley. Recommendations for Practical Analog Electronics Books. Coursera - Free Online Courses From Top Universities. KodTipset. Creaza. Make Your Images Interactive - ThingLink.

Skycademy - Free High Altitude CPD. Embedded for a 10 year old? - Energia.

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CheckiO. STEM Resources. Kids Learning Skills and Being Awesome. - DIY. Welcome. Erase All Kittens. Draw your own video game. National Gallery of Art NGAkids Art Zone.