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To make it Google-proof, make it personal The principal sin of plagiarism is not ethical, but cognitive.
Vine is a new social video application from the folks at Twitter that will let you create and share short and sweet 6-second videos that loop. 15 Cool Ways Libraries Can Use Vine to Create Social Videos - OEDB.org
I’ve long been aware that many people don’t realise that you can’t use just any image off the internet for your own purposes. Creative Commons Infographic
We had a delightful visit to The School of the Future in New York City the other day. On genuine vs. bogus inquiry – using EQs properly
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Common Sense Media Share on printShare on facebookShare on twitterShare on emailMore Sharing Services 150+ Chances to Get Kids Hooked on Reading for Life Essential Books for Kids and Teens
Google Docs has revolutionised the way we create and edit content on the web. It is a genuine collaboration tool like nothing that has come before it. Up to 50 people can simultaneously edit a spreadsheet, presentation or document at no expense, and it is available on all mobile and desktop platforms.
Learner Profile – is it working for you? | Time Space Education In my experience, I have found that the PYP Learner Profile is a much maligned, ridiculed and – even worse – ignored element of the PYP. Yet, it encapsulates the very essence of what it means to be a PYP school bringing up future “global citizens”. It gets laminated and stuck on walls.
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Learning Showcase Reflection Posts--just another reason why blogging is awesome Next Monday evening, our school is hosting a Learning Showcase Night, where students will take their parents to each class and lead a conference about their learning over the course of the year. Today I put my regularly scheduled lesson aside to give my students a chance to stop, look back, and reflect on their learning, so they will be prepared to talk with their parents about it. Fortunately, as much of student work for my class has been published on blogs, students had a chronologically organizaed portfolio ready for them.
Do you remember Dewey the Turtle? The FBI’s “Cyber Surf Island” game aims to promote internet safety amongst students
You’ve heard the adage that a picture is worth a thousand words , but when that picture is protected by copyright, the picture is only worth three words: cease and desist. OK, that’s kind of a lawyer joke. But it illustrates how protective people are about finding their images used online without permission. Copyright laws were established not to give the author the right to deny their work to other people, but instead to . Copyright Fair Use and How it Works for Online Images
Technology Tools for Education Majors by Brian Wasson on Prezi
I just deleted my Pinterest account . But I love Pinterest. Let me explain. The Reason I Just Deleted My Pinterest Account
Humans are extremely visual. We experience life visually and the role of photos, images and videos in our life is evidenced by the sheer quantity (250 million a day) of photos of friends, family and cute dogs that are uploaded to Facebook every day . I remember returning from the annual summer holidays and my father would invite all our friends over to view the photos and videos that he had taken on the yearly trip. The Marketers Guide to Pinterest - Infographic
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