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Google Cultural Institute with Bill Selak @billsalek

http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/home The Google Cultural Institute brings together millions of artifacts from multiple partners, with the stories that bring them to life, in a virtual museum. About Bill : As an educator, Bill uses technology to shape the experience of each of his students. He teaches second grade, and is an  instructor at Azusa Pacific University in the […]

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Using Stories in the Math Classroom with @RafranzDavis

Rafranz joined Arlington ISD as a member of the Instructional Technology Department August 2013. Prior to arriving in Arlington, Rafranz spent 7 years teaching secondary math with last year serving as a high school math strategist. Rafranz is a SMART Exemplary Educator, Discovery Education Network Star Educator and also serves on the DEN Leadership Council. Her passions include sparking interest […]

1365 Project – A Senior Project from David Theriault @davidtedu

1365 Project – A Senior Project from David Theriault @davidtedu

David Theriault is an English Literature Teacher, from Southern California, who loves to take risks and meet new people. He has taught AP English Literature, AP English Language and Composition, and other ELA classes for eighteen years. He has also served as the Journalism advisor, Academic Decathlon coach, and he currently coaches various youth sports. […]

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EdTech Challenge Part 2 with @chadkafka and @kristamoroder

This the second episode of a two part series “The Ed Tech Challenge” is a free, self-paced, scaffolded technology integration course for educators. The goal of the course is to improve efficiency and effectiveness through the integration of technology into teaching practices. The main tool used is Google Apps, and the course addresses the NETS […]

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The EdTech Challenge with @chadkafka and @kristamoroder

This is the first of a two part series from Chad Kafka and Krista Moroder: “The Ed Tech Challenge” is a free, self-paced, scaffolded technology integration course for educators. The goal of the course is to improve efficiency and effectiveness through the integration of technology into teaching practices. The main tool used is Google Apps, […]

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Collaborative Writing – Thanks BookCreator! With Carolyn Skibba

In this episode, Carolyn explains how they collaboratively produce an ebook with another class in Iceland.  This is an amazing example of a unit based in  inquiry, collaboration, global learners and iPads. Who is Carolyn Skibba? Since 1999, Carolyn Skibba has served as the technology specialist at Burley School, a public elementary school in Chicago’s […]

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Using Twitter Archive Feature with Jay Atwood

In this episode of EduSlam, Jay Atwood from Singapore shows us how to use the Twitter Archive Feature to find old post and tweets. This is a great feature for finding items you may have posted and are trying to find again. Jay  is an Ameri-Aussie Ed Tech Geek, Google Certified Teacher & Trainer, GTA Lead […]

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App Speed Dating with @MsMagiera

App Speed Dating with @MsMagiera Episode 18: App Speed Dating with Jennie Magiera In Episode 18 Jennie Magiera discusses how she conducts student led professional development for teachers using app speed dating. Get ideas on how you can use this incredible method for PD with your students and teachers. About Jennie Magiera Jennie is the […]

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Redefining Learning Spaces With Augmented Reality

Episode 17: Redefining Learning Spaces With Augmented Reality In Episode 17 Meg Wilson discusses how Avenues The World School uses Augmented Reality (using Layar App) to transform their school learning environments. She gives examples of how they students are using AR on a day to day that all teachers can use with students in their classes. […]

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Explain Everything and Evernote as a Solution to Shared iPads

Episode 16: Explain Everything and Evernote as a Solution to Shared iPads In this episode Reshan Richards, an ADE 2013, and creator of Explain Everything shows how to use both EE and Evernote to help students using shared iPads .  He shows us  how to overcome a challenge of collecting and curating information from an […]