Educational Technology for Teachers
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Archive for January 2013

Google Forms Gets A Refresh, Adds Collaboration And Smarter Editing Features

January 31, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Google Forms just got a nice little refresh and now allows you to build questionnaires and collect the data in a Google Drive spreadsheet a bit easier. See on techcrunch.com Advertisements

Top 10 Good Tech Habits Everyone Should Have

January 31, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers You’ve probably heard people tell you should back up your computer, or you should have more secure passwords. Donna Browne‘s insight: The article lists important skills we should all master in or out of the classroom. See on lifehacker.com

30 Templates & Vector Kits to Design Your Own Infographic

January 30, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Infographics are always fun to read. Making them, it’s something else. See on http://www.hongkiat.com

11 Resources to Blend Technology and Special Needs

January 30, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers My first take on ‘special needs’ is: Don’t all students have special needs? Aren’t we beyond the cookie cutter education that lines students up and feeds them from the same trough? Yes and yes, but… See on askatechteacher.wordpress.com

10 places where anyone can learn to code

January 29, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers When you learn to read, you can then read to learn. And it’s the same thing with coding. Here, 10 venues where you can learn coding. See on blog.ted.com

25 Things Successful Educators Do Differently

January 26, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers What students take away from a successful education usually centers on a personal connection with a teacher who instilled passion and inspiration for their subject. It’s difficult to measure success, and in the world of academia, educators are continually re-evaluating how to quantify learning. But the first […]

Google Chrome Tips for teachers | Diigo

January 26, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Usually when someone wants to conduct a Google search they go to Google.com and then type their search query into the search bar.  However, if you use Google Chrome as your browser, you can just enter your search term into the URL bar at the top of […]

Kleinspiration: 10 Apps & Sites for Digital Storytelling & more!

January 25, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Donna Browne‘s insight: I would add Xtranormal to this list, it’s a great option for older students. See on http://www.kleinspiration.com

20 Innovative Education Technology Pinterest Boards – Edudemic

January 23, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers There are thousands of useful education technology Pinterest boards out there and we’ve only just scratched the surface. Hope you find some of these boards useful! See on edudemic.com

4 Great Rubrics to Help you Select Educational Apps ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

January 23, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Donna Browne‘s insight: As iPads are increasingly infiltrating our educational systems the question of the pedagogical implications ensuing from the use of these mobile gadgets in the classroom come to the surface. Some do look at them as an added distraction and that  learning can be more focused without students […]