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Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources

Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources Technology has allowed educators to make history a more exciting and relevant experience within the confines of the classroom. What was once relegated almost exclusively to large textbooks has rapidly expanded to rich immersive opportunities bringing history alive. When combined with carefully curated primary sources,…
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4 Primary Apps for Off to School

TinyTap, Moments Into Games - Create free educational games & books for kids, by TinyTap Ltd., is a free app with endless possibilities for classroom use. With this app users can create their own ‘tap the right answer’ game using photos, text, their own drawings, etc. These can then be played on the iPad or emailed…
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Building the comprehensive toolbox for the 21st century classroom

Recently via Linkedin I luck into a watching a brilliant TEDx Talk, the poignant message is loud and clear. Education is our silver bullet and we need to empower teachers to help students go to places they'd never thought possible. My thirty-year career as a special education teacher has given me the chance to work with the underdogs,…
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151 Leading Sites for Elementary Educators

Today’s elementary school kids grew up in the digital age, and they love computer-based activities and learn from them easily. Learning and sharing online isn’t just for students, though. There are hundreds of fantastic sites online to help elementary educators do their jobs as well. From educational videos to interactive games and even e-book publishers,…
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Robotics in the K-5 Classroom

  Robotics in the K-5 Classroom   The world of automation I recently had a conversation with a someone outside of education. I asked him what he thought should change with our current education system and his reply was, “When I was in high school, most everyone took auto shop, and learned to tear down…
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Mobile Learning Experience 2015

On June 2015, there was the Mobile Learning Experience 2015 Conference in Tucson, Arizona. The conference speeches, presentations, sessions raised the same burning questions that developers, educators, teachers, parents discuss at home, school, on FB pages, twitter, conferences & meetings: how to use technology to support learning in a classroom, how to organize the best way to…
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