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Become a Twitter Power User: Tip 1 – Follow #Hashtags using Hootsuite

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How Technology Has Affected Traditional Teaching

This post originally appeared on A Platform for Good – a project of the Family Online Safety Institute designed to help parents, teachers and teens to connect, share, and do good online. While much is different in the field of Education, many … Continue reading

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The Real Learning

I had the pleasure of attending Connect2013 this past few days.  The line up of session topics was broad, and the many presenters were accomplished.  I’ll likely blog about some of those topics in the coming weeks as I have … Continue reading

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Digital Footprint (Part One)

As more classrooms fill up with technology, so increases the need for our students to truly understand the concept of Digital Footprint.  From Webopedia:  On the Internet a digital footprint is the word used to describe the trail, traces or “footprints” that … Continue reading

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Snapguide in the classroom!

Snapguide is a pretty new ios app that has quickly grown in popularity.  In their own words:  “We started Snapguide because we knew there had to be a simpler way to create, share and consume instructional knowledge. We set out to … Continue reading

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Twitter in the Class

  After taking part in a recent PLP webinar, it became clear that while many educators are comfortable with using Twitter to form their Personal Learning Network (PLN) and engage in learning, many were still wondering how best to use … Continue reading

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Small Group Interaction in a Large Group Setting

More progress on the Post-Secondary front as 20 classrooms from the University of Michigan adopt software developed at the Ann Arbor campus’s Center for Research on Learning and Teaching.  The software, called LectureTools, allows students and professors to communicate in real-time during … Continue reading

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