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25 Awesome Social Media Tools for Education

Connecting with each other comes to us more easily now that we can just tap away on a keyboard and chat with a person who lives over 3000 miles away. Finding information knows no boundaries with Google on every computer in the world. Below you will find 25 social media tools for education. As educators,…
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5 Ways Tech Can Strengthen Social and Emotional Learning

  By Jessica Berlinski  Here are 5 Ways Tech Can Strengthen Social and Emotional Learning. Over the past several years, strong evidence has emerged that teaching kids Social Emotional Learning (SEL) skills like persisting through failure, showing empathy for others and problem-solving leads to their greater academic achievement, as well as career and life success. Here…
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Apps for Social and Emotional Learning

Any investigation on the topic of emotions will deduce that the more emotionally and socially stable a child is, the more likely that they will be more successful and thrive into healthy happy successful adults. Through the years Teachers With Apps has seen some brilliant apps for social and emotional learning. Here are some of…
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Summer Savings on the Social Skill Builder Full App!

Just $9.99 now through July 15, 2013! Social Skill Builder Full is a motivating and fun way to maintain and grow social skills on the go this summer!  Click here for a demo of our App. Regularly priced at $12.99, our Full version App contains 10 modules with real-life video situations followed by multiple choice…
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Privacy and Security for Kids on Facebook

Source: BestComputerScienceSchools.net 1.26 — Number in billions of monthly active worldwide Facebook users  (as of  Oct 2013). 83 — Number in millions of fake profiles (worldwide; as of late Jun 2013). 7.5 — Approximate percentage of fake profiles (worldwide). 128 — Number in millions of daily active Facebook users (mid-Aug 2013) 6 3/4 hours —…
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Let’s be Social! by Everyday Speech

  The first thing that caught my eye when I previewed Let's be Social!, by Everyday Speech, was that it was created by licensed speech- language pathologists. I knew that the lessons would be similar to those that I would incorporate in my own sessions because my peers were the designers! This app strives to…
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How Technology, Texting and Social Media Have Impacted the Counseling Industry

We live in a technology based world that is constantly changing and improving the way we live. School counselors are taking advantage of this technology to provide more resources about careers, colleges and mental health and to better connect with students and parents. With more students using the Internet and social media, counselors also have…
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