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Archive for February 2013

Infographics

February 5, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers How to Twitter in 60 Seconds ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning (How to Twitter in 60 Seconds ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning via @pinterest http://t.co/gZcKt2yy)… See on pinterest.com

How Blogging and Tweeting Reinvigorated my Passion for Teaching | Canadian Education Association (CEA)

February 5, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers I remember a certain teacher in high school whose reputation was built upon years of making students work extremely hard in order to achieve good grades in his course. He was tough. His course was tough. You had to be tough to make it through… or at […]

9 Of The Best Free & Low-Cost Alternatives To Microsoft Office | makeuseof

February 5, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers By Aaron Couch   “Microsoft Office has dominated the market of text documents, spreadsheets and slide shows for years, and for good reason – it’s one of the very best. However, there’s one drawback and that is the price. Sure, it’s a relatively good investment, but for […]

Tech Tools For Teaching: Key to a Paperless Classroom, the Skitch APP

February 4, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Skitch is a remarkable app that allows students to annotate over images.  I am currently working daily with Bree Campbell , @breeanneshay, at Bellevue East to implement iPads in her English classroom.  We used Skitch in the classroom to it’s fullest potential in our effort to create a […]

4 Education Technology Trends Coming To Your Classroom – Edudemic

February 4, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers 3D printing, text messaging, and the many other trends are going to shape your classroom. Here’s a look at what they are and how it’ll all work. See on edudemic.com

JotNot Scanner App

February 3, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers JotNot was the first and is the leading document and whiteboard scanner for the iPhone.  JotNot converts your iPhone into a portable multipage scanner.  You can use JotNot to scan multipage… Donna Browne‘s insight: On sale for $.99! See on http://www.mobitech3000.com

Google Chromebooks now in 2,000 schools, usage doubled in three months

February 3, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Google has really ramped up its education efforts lately, and it looks like it’s paid off: according to the Mountain View company, its Chromebooks are now in use in 2,000 schools, which is twice as many as there were three months ago. Three of the more recent participants include Transylvania County Schools in […]

Digital Learning Day: Resource Roundup

February 3, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers The second annual Digital Learning Day is on February 6, 2013. We’ve compiled some useful resources on digital learning to help you celebrate the day with your class. See on http://www.edutopia.org

20 Must-use Education Technology Tools

February 3, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers Here are 20 of the most promising new apps, websites and online education technology tools or services every teacher should be using to help improve classroom learning. Donna Browne‘s insight: My "go to" favorites are Edmodo, which keeps my classes and assignments organized.  I love dropitto.me as […]

14 Ways To Store And Share Files On The iPad

February 2, 2013

See on Scoop.it – educational technology for teachers iPads are neat little devices that can pretty much do it all: play music, support interactive content, reshape how we think of textbooks, produce high-quality videos, and even take a step back and function as a good old-fashioned typewriter. The iPad does, however, have its share of […]