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Changing the Teaching of History, One Byte at a Time | Edutopia

The internet has had a significant impact on the humanities, especially in terms of how students do research. Educators need to evolve our practice in teaching research and incorporate online elements in this process. Digital Literacy and moving away from … Continue reading

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Edutopia – Writing in the Digital Age

The latest installment of Edutopia’s Big Thinkers Series highlights the roll of writing in the new Digital Age. There is a great short video that highlights the changing role of writing in the modern world: the writing/editing process, publication (including … Continue reading

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Great Apps to Boost Your Creativity with the iPad

The iPad is a great device for creativity that is portable and often intuitive to use. Edutopia highlights some apps and tools you can use with your iPad to boost and foster your creativity. We do not need to teach … Continue reading

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Social and Emotional Learning

Good educators understand that teaching isn’t just about content, it’s about forming personality and character in developing young people. Edutopia highlights the role of Social and Emotional Learning in its podcast series. It’s not enough to simply fill students’ brains … Continue reading

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The Mobile Educator – Best Podcasts for Educators

I don’t listen to a lot of live radio anymore. Instead, I tend to listen to a lot of podcasts. I can find content specific to my area and take it with me on the go. Here is a great … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Technology Integration

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My Favorite Ed Tech YouTube Channels

YouTube is an excellent resource, especially for educators. I subscribe to various channels that focus on educational technology. Here is just a small sample of those available. Evernote – Evernote is a great tool for organizing your life and can be … Continue reading

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Best Online Ed Tech Resources and Blogs

If you are looking to expand your resource network for educational technology, there are numerous free resources available to educators and students alike. Here are a few of my favorites. If they’re not in your feedburner, time to add them! … Continue reading

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