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How to Integrate Technology. When technology integration in the classroom is seamless and thoughtful, students not only become more engaged, they begin to take more control over their own learning, too.

How to Integrate Technology

Effective tech integration changes classroom dynamics, encouraging student-centered project-based learning. Think about how you are using technology with your students. Are they employing technology daily in the classroom, using a variety of tools to complete assignments and create projects that show a deep understanding of content? If your answer is "No," is it because you lack enough access to technology? Is it because you don't feel ready? This article contains the following sections: Lyssna. Computer Science Education. ENGLISH DIDACTICS. NEWS & VIDEOS. English grammar and vocabulary exercises, with answers, for ESL learners. Lessons On Movies.com - Film English. Daily routines, hobbies and sport.

Listening comprehension. Diigo - Better reading and research with annotation, highlighter, sticky notes, archiving, bookmarking & more. Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills. Flashcards. Listening comprehension. 10 Great Tools for Creating eBooks. July 10, 2013 by Ronda Bowen Today, eBooks are popular tools for content marketers who want to get their message across to a wider audience.

10 Great Tools for Creating eBooks

Not only can offering a free eBook be helpful for building a mailing list of prospective customers and clients, but a well-crafted eBook can also demonstrate that you have the knowledge, resources, and skills your customer needs. There are a number of tools available to help individuals design professional-looking eBooks. We even have a guide here on Rock the Deadline with tips for creating an eBook in Microsoft Word. Assistive Technology. Apprendre l'anglais avec des vidéos. Elearning. EFL CLASSROOM 2.0. Digital classrooms & CPD.

Special Education Apps. 10 Steps to a Successful School iPad Program. Portions excerpted from new book, "iPad in Education for Dummies" by Sam Gliksman iPads have certainly become a highly desired commodity in education. Apple is reporting that schools are purchasing iPads by a ratio of 2:1 over MacBooks. However, that rush to purchase the latest technologies often precedes the careful planning and preparation that’s crucial to their success as educational tools.

Stated simply, technology alone doesn’t have the capacity to improve education. iPads and Special Educational Needs. 18 Free Must Have iPad Apps for Teachers and School Administrators. Top 5 iPad Apps for Students! IWB « Ideas For Teachers. My of my favourite tools ( … and yet one I have not yet blogged about!)

IWB « Ideas For Teachers

Is Tag Galaxy. Tag Galaxy is a great flash application that uses Papervision3D with beautiful transition effects to explore Flickr photos via virtual planetary systems. To use the Tag Galaxy, you enter a tag in the search box (see below) and related tags appear with beautiful planetary systems – Easy! Video Creation Resources.

Video resources. Benvenuto su DidatticaComputer. E-learning. Teaching and Learning. Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers. Helping Teachers with Tech. Guest post by Marina Petrovic, Online English and Serbian teacher I’ve been teaching languages online since 2008.

Helping Teachers with Tech

You may imagine that I have tried out a myriad of different tools since my first online lesson! However, in time I learnt to stick to the ones which are extremely simple to use and to which my students respond best. 9 Outstanding Tools for Teachers. It no longer takes advanced technology knowledge to label someone a tech geek.

9 Outstanding Tools for Teachers

You can now in a simple an easy process set up your site or blog in few minutes without knowing anything about HTML or PHP or any other scripting code. The interactive feature and ease of use the emerging web 2.0 tools provided for users made internet a better world for creative minds. Top Ten: Apps for children with special educational needs. It’s becoming increasingly clear that iPads and iPhones have so much more to offer than the games and shopping apps that are, admit it, the hook for a lot of us.

Top Ten: Apps for children with special educational needs

Apps and software. Quotes and funny stuff. APPrendere - Home. Google's Open Course Builder: A Giant Leap into 21st Century Online Learning. "Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.

Google's Open Course Builder: A Giant Leap into 21st Century Online Learning

" -- About Google Google is the most powerful nonhuman teacher ever known to actual humans. Implicitly and ceaselessly, Google performs formative assessments by collecting the following data: the content, genre and media that interests you most; when and for how long you access your external cloud brain; what your hobbies and routines are; with whom you work and communicate; who will get your November vote; and whether you prefer invigorating clean mint or enamel renewal toothpaste. By continuously refining the nuance of your sociogram, Google has already customized your next web exploration and taught itself to teach.

Open Online Courses: Higher Education of the Future? - Techonomy. By Eric Rabkin One instructor’s firsthand look behind the scenes of the movement offering online education to the masses.

Open Online Courses: Higher Education of the Future? - Techonomy

I am “teaching” a MOOC, one of those massive, open, online courses through which Coursera and, more recently, edX offer people around the globe challenging learning experiences through a simple internet connection: video mini-lectures, machine-graded problem sets in some courses, peer-evaluated essays in others, discussion boards, and more. There’s no cost or credit for the “students” yet, but could this point the way to the “schools” of the future? I would guess that in forty-two years of on-campus teaching at the University of Michigan I have worked with between 12,000 and 20,000 students. Right now, under the auspices of U-M and Coursera, I am offering “Fantasy and Science Fiction: The Human Mind, Our Modern World” to about 39,000 participants. These people also educate me. Not only do the participants teach each other, they teach me.