Friday, November 30, 2012

Get Your Tablet On: 11+ Epic Android Apps Optimized For The Nexus 7



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Use Arts Integration to Enhance Common Core | Edutopia



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From my PLN 12/01/2012

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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Education Week: New Literacy Research Infuses Common Core



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Effective Teams: The Key to Transforming Schools? | Edutopia



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Your Emails Are Too Long: Here's How to Fix Them



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15 Great Mindmapping Tools and Apps | SpyreStudios



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What's All the Fuss About Evernote? Should I Be Using It?



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Will · The Basics



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Mindstorms: Children, Computers, And Powerful Ideas: Seymour A. Papert: 9780465046744: Amazon.com: Books



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From my PLN 11/30/2012

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Skillshare



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Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2012: The Flipped Classroom



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What I learned from my PLN 11/29/2012 (p.m.)

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Sunday, November 25, 2012

Practice Piano Scores The Fun Way With Synthesia And Your Keyboard



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Saturday, November 24, 2012

From my PLN 11/25/2012

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Common Core Standards Related to Technology



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Why K-12 schools are failing by not teaching SEARCH | The Thinking Stick



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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: An Interactive Tutorial: Google Presentation



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What Should Children Read? - NYTimes.com



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What I learned from my PLN 11/24/2012 (p.m.)

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Friday, November 23, 2012

Muvizu | Gallery



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Flipping This Class: A Journey from Professor to Popularizer | Edutopia



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Monday, November 19, 2012

From my PLN 11/20/2012

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Sunday, November 18, 2012

Why A Badge Is Better Than an A+ - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - badges, EdTech, Innovation



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Free Tools Challenge #28: What’s The Good Word on Vocabulary.com? | Edublogs Teacher Challenges



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First, Kill All the School Boards - Matt Miller - The Atlantic



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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Search and Common Core Standards



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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Documents and Common Core Standards



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Free Technology for Teachers: Concept Board Comes to Google+



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Around the Corner-MGuhlin.org: #BYOT Mobile Device Chart #BYOD



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From my PLN 11/19/2012

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JAM with Chrome



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Class Size: What Research Says and What it Means for State Policy | Brookings Institution



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Circuits



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BFTP: Safe mistakes - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog



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Yoursphere for Parents – The #1 Source for Family Social Networking and Internet Safety Information



http://internet-safety.yoursphere.com November 18, 2012 at 10:53AM via Diigo safety

Struggle For Smarts? How Eastern And Western Cultures Tackle Learning : Shots - Health News : NPR



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Friday, November 16, 2012

Web 2.0 Tools 2012 by Amy Mayer on Prezi



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Why Kids Need Schools to Change | MindShift



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Educational Leadership:Teacher Evaluation: What's Fair? What's Effective?:The Two Purposes of Teacher Evaluation



http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational-leadership/nov12/vol70/num03/The-Two-Purposes-of-Teacher-Evaluation.aspx November 16, 2012 at 10:21PM via Diigo no_tag

From my PLN 11/17/2012

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Thursday, November 15, 2012

PARCC Prototype Questions - LiveBinder



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50 Must-See Teacher Blogs Chosen By You - Edudemic



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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

DocsTeach lesson plans aligned to the Common Core | History Tech



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Sunday, November 11, 2012

From my PLN 11/12/2012

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Easily Create Timelines Using Microsoft Office PowerPoint



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Ezvid | Best Free Screen Recorder and Video Editor For YouTube



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3 Free (But Powerful) Presentation Tools For Teachers - Edudemic



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Lifehacker.com Updates: Stop Procrastinating by "Clearing to Neutral"



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15 Lesson Plans For Making Students Better Online Researchers - Edudemic



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Sunday, November 4, 2012

Common Core State Standards and the School Librarian « Hack Library School



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From my PLN 11/05/2012

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Structure of the Model Content Frameworks for ELA/Literacy | PARCC



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Crafting - Minecraft Wiki



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minecraftinschool [licensed for non-commercial use only] / FrontPage



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minecraftinschool [licensed for non-commercial use only] / PCS Test Run - Lesson Ideas



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Saturday, November 3, 2012

minecraftinschool [licensed for non-commercial use only] / Language Arts Lessons and Ideas



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Sample Items | Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium



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Infographic: What is the cost of a bad PowerPoint presentation?



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From my PLN 11/04/2012

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Friday, November 2, 2012

Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling - Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire



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Massive Open Online Courses Are Multiplying at a Rapid Pace - NYTimes.com



http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/04/education/edlife/massive-open-online-courses-are-multiplying-at-a-rapid-pace.html?_r=0 November 02, 2012 at 10:44PM via Diigo no_tag

2012 Schedule | K12 Online Conference



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PresentationTube Recorder



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Standards



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A False Start on Common Core - Learning Forward’s PD Watch - Education Week Teacher



http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/learning_forwards_pd_watch/2012/02/false_start.html November 02, 2012 at 09:51PM via Diigo core

Standards for Professional Learning



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Technology Is Changing How Students Learn, Teachers Say - NYTimes.com



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Some teachers see a positive effect of media on children’s social development. | Common Sense Media



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From my PLN 11/03/2012

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Adapting the Khan Academy Exercise Framework for Image based Quizzes - YouTube



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