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Technology & Learning - The Resource for Educ

Technology & Learning - The Resource for Educ
April 18, 2014 Notability lets students choose the best tools to make their notes thorough and ... More » April 18, 2014 This virtual map shows the routes of Paul Revere, William Dawes, and Dr. Samuel... More » April 18, 2014 By: Blackboard and LiveSafe have partnered to expand schools' access to LiveSafe... More » April 18, 2014 By: Lisa Nielsen Social media can provide a great way to engage young people during a trip to mus... More » April 18, 2014 By: Shelly Terrell What if learning were more like playing a video game?

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The 30 Best Web 2.0 Tools For Teachers (2012 Edition) Looking for the best cloud computing software for your school? What about a way to remotely store homework and other assignments? It’s time to figure out which web 2.0 tool is right for you! Ramsey Musallam 3 rules to spark learning Talk Video TED.com I teach chemistry. (Explosion) All right, all right.So more than just explosions,chemistry is everywhere.Have you ever found yourself at a restaurant spacing outjust doing this over and over?Some people nodding yes.Recently, I showed this to my students,and I just asked them to try and explain why it happened.The questions and conversations that followedwere fascinating.Check out this video that Maddiefrom my period three class sent me that evening. (Clang) (Laughs) Now obviously, as Maddie's chemistry teacher,I love that she went home and continued to geek outabout this kind of ridiculous demonstrationthat we did in class.But what fascinated me more is that Maddie's curiositytook her to a new level.If you look inside that beaker,you might see a candle.Maddie's using temperature to extend this phenomenonto a new scenario.

Tech in the Classroom Tech in the Classroom is a recurring feature that examines widely available technology, software and gadgets and how they might be used in a school setting. What favorite gadget or tool are you using in the classroom? As this new content area grows, let us know what products you’d like to read about. Tech in the Classroom: Google Chromebook These inexpensive laptops run the Chrome browser and offer more laptop functionality than a tablet. The Teacher Tap: Professional Development Resources for Educators Technology, Teaching, and Learning This section provides an overview to technology, teaching, and learning. A few of the resources are from another area of eduscapes called Literature Ladders. Technology-Enhanced Learning Overview of Technology Rich Learning Eight Approaches to Technology-Rich Learning

A Comprehensive Checklist of The 21st Century Learning and Work Skills July 16, 2014 While searching for some resources on a paper and writing on the 21st century learning skills I came across this skills checklist created by the university of UToledo. This checklist is meant to help students build powerful resumes outlining all the skills they master. I spent some time going through the components of this sheet and found it really sharing with you here.

WATI.org : Wisconsin Assistive Technology Initiative Below are a number of links outside the WATI website. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list, as there are many other sites that have more extensive lists of links. These are just a few that the WATI consultants like. The Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology (QIAT) website includes the work done to date to develop a comprehensive set of quality indicators for effective assistive technology services by school districts. 25 Teaching Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage Your Classroom 25 Teaching Tools For The Digital Classroom: Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage What You Do by Mike Acedo Over the years, many of us have personally experienced the growth of technology in today’s classrooms. Instead of taking notes, students are now occupied by surfing the Internet, scrolling through Facebook, and messaging their friends on their smart phones, tablets, and laptops. Instead of focusing on the instruction, teachers are constantly required to interrupt class in order to remind those students again and again, that class time is for learning, not texting. However, as today’s students are using more technological devices, it is imperative that teachers have access to the resources to keep pace with the growing tech culture.

The Teacher Tap: Professional Development Resources for Educators In this section, you'll find quality Internet resources related to the topics of Educational Resources, Content-Rich Websites, Collaborative Projects, and Cool Student, Educator, and Library Websites. Educational Resources Content Rich Websites Content-Rich Websites Collaborative Projects Online Collaborative Projects Teaching Gen Yers 3/30/2009 By: Are you a professional developer, a high school teacher, or university faculty? Are you finding that some of your adult students born between 1976 and 1995 maybe even up to 2001 have specific needs that are difficult to meet in a traditional classroom situation? This generation is what we call the "Generation Y" high school and college students. 4 Ways Technology Can Help Empower Teachers And Students All too often, technology is treated as a silver bullet for perceived problems in education. This sometimes leads to knee-jerk investments, using scarce resources to invest in software or hardware without a clear notion of how either might actually empower learning. Instead of having more technology as a goal, we should have more human interaction, personalization, access, and content mastery as the goals, and then think about what tools can get us there. The 18th century Prussians were one of the first societies to think about truly public education—making (relatively) high-quality education available, for free, to most anyone.

Pronunciation Trainer Online phonetics resources-link to many links Here you will find a long list of resources and links to online demonstrations and illustrations of a variety of phonetic phenomena. This page is maintained by Prof.

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