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If you run a classroom, school, district, or country, you need to know how to properly integrate technology in education. This should help.
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I'm developing a new feature that will hopefully benefit thousands of people in the education community. In order to do that, I need your help.
I need to know what your favorite education blogs are. In exchange for...
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The untimely death of Steve Jobs provides an opportunity to reflect on the passing of an American icon and take some lessons from his extraordinary life. Steve Jobs had a passion for education. And his passion for education extended far beyond his famous speech at Stanford University.
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What happens when the students have more control in the classroom? Flipped classrooms are being tested out around the world and we've featured a few examples in case you wanted to see who is flippin' out. Until now, we didn't have an in-depth look at the effects of a flipped classroom or answers to the big questions it raises.
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It doesn't matter if you're four or 40, when you see Legos they are nearly impossible to resist putting together, pulling apart, and building into something. This is the reason, among many others, that they've become such a valuable tool in classrooms across the nation.
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Move over, Disney. Step aside, Pixar! It's now easier than ever for casual users to create fun, engaging animations. With the slew of information available online, even young storytellers can learn the basics of visual storytelling. There are even several free tools that are easy to learn.
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Have you “flipped” yet? My colleagues have this week; it’s PSSA week in Pennsylvania (PSSAs are standardized tests.). That’s not the flipped I meant, however. I meant, have you flipped your classroom yet? Well, if you have or are thinking about it, here are some tools you might want to consider using for those after-hours background knowledge sessions.
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Inspired by the magnificent edu-tweeter @ShellTerrell, I wanted to share a few of the great ways she and her fellow tweeps plan on using the new iPad in the classroom. I love crowdsourcing this kind of information.
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Are you still unsure about taking the plunge into Twitter? Worried it's not actually useful for learning or teaching? Think it's still just about people talking about what they're eating? Whether you're a newbie wondering these questions or a talented tweeter, there are always new and exciting ways to use Twitter.
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Pardon the hyperbole, but this may be one of the biggest partnerships in education since chalk met the chalkboard. MIT has officially joined forces with Khan Academy to launch a new set of educational videos. But it's not what you think.
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The following is a sponsored post by Datamation Systems, Inc.. They've worked with more than 10,000 schools to help deploy and secure classrooms full of technology. Want to learn more? Check out their ad in the Edudem...
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There are thousands of tech tools angling for a way into your classroom. Lucky for you, there are some that deserve your attention right now as they're becoming widely adopted at a pretty rapid clip.
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There's likely a new iPad getting unveiled in the very near future. Like, in the next couple of weeks kinda near future. What better time to take a step back and figure out how to actually use these devices in your cl...