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Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2015

Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2015
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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences). The learning application for them is clear, with many academic standards–including the Common Core standards–requiring teachers to use a variety of media forms, charts, and other data for both information reading as well as general fluency. It’s curious they haven’t really “caught on” in schools considering how well they bridge both the old-form textbook habit of cramming tons of information into a small space, while also neatly overlapping with the dynamic and digital world. So if you want to try to make infographics–or better yet have students make them–where do you start? Ed note: The original list has somehow become corrupted, so we’ve substituted the following list–only 36 tools, but the best of the bunch–visually, pikotchart, easely, etc.

Mitä opettajan lähettämällä Wilma-viestillä saa tehdä Netissä on pöhisty, tällä kertaa opettajien vanhemmille lähettämien viestien viestisalaisuudesta. Mitä niillä vanhempien saamilla viesteillä saa tehdä? Vastaus lukee sivulla 97 Opettajan tekijänoikeusoppaassa (Toikkanen & Oksanen, 2011), josta tässä tiivistelmä. Wilma on someaaltoja aiheuttavan kouluviestintäjärjestelmän lisäksi myös vuonna 2005 oikeita aaltoja luonut tuhoisa hurrikaani. Tähän kysymykseen ei ole yksinkertaista vastausta, koska asiaan vaikuttaa ainakin viisi eri sääntöä. Kirjesalaisuus kieltää muita kuin vastaanottajaa avaamasta yksityisviestiä. Lisää luettavaa:

Personalize Learning Make Kids' Books Online For Free! Collaborate Easily reach your students, wherever they are Blackboard Collaborate has been redesigned to make anytime web conferencing with your students simpler, easier, and more reliable. Web conferencing should be easy. Our capabilities are intuitive so you can focus on interaction, rather than technology. You’ll have all of the synchronous online collaborative learning tools you need to meet your instructional goals. Give your students more options to stay engaged – with personalized learning tools for their mobile-enabled lives. Your all-in-one, 24/7 classroom & group study tool Whether you’re taking a fully online course or you just want to have a virtual study group after class, we make it easy and fun to create a collaborative learning environment with your classmates and professors from anywhere. Take classes, join study groups, collaborate on projects, attend virtual office hours – from wherever you are. Support every way of teaching and learning Easy-to-use, reliable, scalable collaboration

10 Excellent Social Bookmarking Tools for Teachers February, 2014 Social bookmarking is a new concept that has seen the light with the emergence of bookmarking services like the ones I cited below.Semantically speaking, ' social bookmarking' is made up of the the term " social " which is related to society and general interactions between people, and the verb " to bookmark " (used here as a gerund ending in ing) which has to do with recording and/or saving content for both later use and quick access. Weaving the semantic reference of the two words results in social bookmarking as we know it today : a collaborative and collective saving and sharing of web content.' Below are some of the best social bookmarking websites I would recommend to teachers and students. Have a look and let us know what you think of them on our Facebook page. 1- Diigo This is my favourite tool for socialbookmarking. 2- Livebinders This is another powerful tool for saving and organizing your bookmarks. 3- 4- Pinterest 5- Edshelf 7- Educlipper

Sosiogrammi Community Involvement & Digital Parenting With school and community lines being blurred more and more, we need to think about how to engage and involve our community of parents more than ever. Here are a few presentations I’ve done recently focused on just that concept. Raised by SIRI – SXSWedu2015 It takes an iVillage – TIES Dec 2014 The Connected Educator Panel It Takes an iVillage Brainz Taste Different These Days Like this: Like Loading...

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