Diigo in Education

Makerbook - The best free resources for creatives.

Posted: May 29, 2015, 2:01 am

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  • A hand-picked directory of the best free resources for creatives. - Wayne Holly

Tags: design, resources, graphics, photography, creative, mockup, tools

by: Wayne Holly


Bill Nye – The Science Guy

Posted: May 28, 2015, 10:31 pm

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  • The blog of science communicator Bill Nye. The site is full of science activities and experiments to try, with video demonstrations and things to download for your class. - Martin Burrett

Tags: science, videos, science videos, experiments

by: Martin Burrett


http://www.fi.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/TEPLS_report-FINAL-051415.pdf

Posted: May 27, 2015, 4:40 pm

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Tags: personalized_learning, Personalized

by: Lorinda Cain-Bowles


Common Core and Classroom Instruction: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - Education Next : Education Next

Posted: May 27, 2015, 4:15 pm

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Tags: math, fractions

by: Lorinda Cain-Bowles


Educational Leadership:Teaching with Mobile Tech:Mobile Devices: Driving Us to Distraction?

Posted: May 27, 2015, 2:09 pm

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  • Nice summary of research on digital distraction - Tim Cooper

Tags: distraction, tech, teaching, mobile

by: Tim Cooper


Who is Formative Assessment Really For? | Teaching Matters

Posted: May 26, 2015, 7:35 pm

Highlights and Sticky Notes:

W. James Popham calls "an assessment informed climate,”

Tags: formative, assessment, teaching, matters

by: Matt Renwick


http://docs.lib.purdue.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1099&context=jpeer

Posted: May 26, 2015, 3:24 pm

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  • Great article on research on the maker movement and learning - Tim Cooper

Tags: article, edtech, research, resources

by: Tim Cooper


United States Diplomatic Mission to Morocco - Frequently Asked Questions

Posted: May 25, 2015, 12:39 pm

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the Moroccan authorities will only fingerprint individuals who are resident to Morocco (holders of a carte de sejour)
  • Any clue where to go for this? - Bill Wettler
  • This line from this website explains too little.  What Moroccan authorities where? - Bill Wettler

Tags: no_tag

by: Bill Wettler


Is STEM the Key? (Part Three)

Posted: May 24, 2015, 8:41 am

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  • The message from PwC is clear, Australia needs to take action now if we are not to slip behind the rest of the world. 'Australia is waking up to the fact that the good times can't go on forever. In the face of economic challenges and a digital revolution that's reshaping business and the workforce, we need to act.' - Nigel Coutts

Tags: STEM, learning, science

by: Nigel Coutts


Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs — Learning in Hand

Posted: May 23, 2015, 4:34 pm

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  • "Students and teachers are making trailers to do things like demonstrate their learning, explain vocabulary words, document experiments, preview novels or textbook chapters, summarize historical events and promote school activities. " Tony provides great tips on how to outline a trailer and student/teacher examples. - Glenn Hervieux

Tags: imovie, trailer, pdf, TonyVincent

by: Glenn Hervieux


Duolingo | Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian and English for free

Posted: April 12, 2014, 10:06 am

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  • Duolingo is an intuitive, fun way to learn languages! It contains a variety of activities for both audio and visual learning. It's easy to incorporate this free, cloud-based program into your daily routine. - Ginna Watson

Tags: language, foreign_language, online_learning

by: Roy Sovis


http://piktochart.com/

Posted: July 2, 2012, 5:24 am

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  • Create beauiful and informative infographics with this great, easy to use site. Just upload your images and drag them into place. The free account has 5 template themes.
    http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools - Martin Burrett

Tags: infographic

by: inaip_yucatan


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