Educational Technology for Teachers
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Archive for June 2012

School iPad Program – not as easy as I thought!

June 17, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers One term into the official launch of our iPad program, I thought it would be opportune to reflect on the successes, failures and everything in between. I have to admit, as a self professed, but not certified, iPad/Mac “expert” and ‘All Things Apple’ zealot, things haven’t gone […]

APPitic – 1,800+ EDUapps

June 15, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers a directory of apps by education by Apple Distinguished Educators (ADEs) to help you transform teaching and learning. See on appitic.com

Screenr | Instant screencasts: Just click record

June 15, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Screenr | Instant screencasts: Just click record. Screenr’s web-based screen recorder makes it a breeze to create and share your screencasts around the web. Just click the record button, capture your screen & voice, and share the link. #edtech See on http://www.screenr.com

Free Technology for Teachers: 15 Free Tools for Storing and Sharing Files

June 14, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Six months ago I shared a list of good file sharing tools for teachers and students. Since then, I’ve come across some more tools to add to that list. Here is my new list of file sharing tools for students and teachers. Using these tools can help […]

The Honor Roll: 50 Must-Read K–12 Education IT Blogs

June 14, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Our Inaugural Selection of the Best IT Blogs…There’s no question that technology has transformed the classroom. Thanks to the proliferation of mobile-computing devices, social media and online-learning resources, and classroom-based tools such as interactive whiteboards and document cameras, digital literacy has become increasingly important for today’s students. […]

The Best 15 Twitter Hashtags for Teachers

June 14, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Twitter speaks volumes of itself and does not really require any introduction. I am pretty sure everyone of you has an account there.That’s great ! but have you ever considered using Twitter for educational and professional development purposes ? Twitter has a huge potential in education and […]

MentorMob: What’s On Your Learning Playlist? | MentorMob Blog

June 13, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers I am loving this new tool.  I have used it successfully in my anatomy class.  See my playlists on muscle contraction and immune response. See on http://www.mentormob.com

12 Screencasting Tools For Creating Video Tutorials

June 13, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Ever wondered how people show you so clearly what is happening on their computer? Thanks to screencasting software, anyone can do it. So what’s stopping you now from making your own how-to videos? Try out one of these 12 tools and get to making your first video! […]

How Educators Are Using Learnist

June 13, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers By Jennifer Roland In the weeks since Learnist launched, educators have been finding ways to put it to use.  Learnist, as many have already pointed out, works much like Pinterest — a way to catalog online resources on a topic and share them with the user’s social […]

10 Technology Skills Every Educator Should Have

June 13, 2012

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers From Educational Technology Guy: Overall, educators need to understand some basics about technology and that it is not a be-all-end-all solution to everything in a classroom. Technology can help teachers differentiate and provide new experiences for their students. Technology can also help students better understand a concept […]