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Vivian Worley

7 Online Creative Writing Apps to Make Writing Enjoyable for Students - 106 views

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    Writer's block-sometimes it feels like less of a block and more of an insurmountable wall. Inspiration can seem to be a million miles away, with no hope of being reached. Thanks to the scores of online creative writing apps we can access today, it doesn't have to be that way anymore.
Glenn Hervieux

My Study Life - 14 views

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    "Organise your classes, tasks and exams & never forget a lecture or assignment again"
Nate White

How to Foster a Creative Mindset in Your Students | Edudemic - 71 views

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    Interesting article on fostering creativity in students. Two of the points especially are aha moments that appear counter-intuitive, but are actually brilliant. Great short read.
Rachel Hinton

20 essential Android apps for college students - 76 views

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    Summary: Out of the thousands on offer to make your life easier, here is a roundup of the most essential Android applications for students.
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    Summary: Out of the thousands on offer to make your life easier, here is a roundup of the most essential Android applications for students.
Deborah Baillesderr

Medium - 3 views

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    A great site where anyone can tell their story or express their ideas.
Amy Burns

PDF.js viewer - 18 views

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    Project Tomorrow is a report sponsored by Microsoft that shares student survey results regarding their use of technology in schools. Fascinating charts and responses, often broken down by grade level.
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    Take some time to go through the data...some of the student responses might surprise you.
Matt Renwick

Technology in the Classroom: Embrace the Bumpy Ride! - 75 views

  • Children already know how to use technology for entertainment. They need to learn how technology can help them to learn.
Andrea B

Are kids really motivated by technology? | SmartBlogs SmartBlogs - 10 views

  • You can’t motivate students with technology because technology alone isn’t motivating. Worse yet, students are almost always ambivalent toward digital tools.
  • Technology, as Dina Strasser likes to say, is a motivational red herring
  • What students are really motivated by are opportunities to be social — to interact around challenging concepts in powerful conversations with their peers.
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  • Technology’s role in today’s classroom, then, isn’t to motivate. It’s to give students opportunities to efficiently and effectively participate in motivating activities built around the individuals and ideas that matter to them.
  • Once you have the answers to these questions — only after you have the answers to these questions — are you ready to make choices about the kinds of digital tools that are worth embracing.
  • You can’t motivate students with technology because technology alone isn’t motivating
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    You can't motivate students with technology because technology alone isn't motivating. Worse yet, students are almost always ambivalent toward digital tools.
jdrakes

8 Must-Have Google Chrome Apps For Students | Edudemic - 226 views

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    #5 on this list is a favorite of mine!
Scott Kinkoph

technology4kids [licensed for non-commercial use only] / globalprojects - 4 views

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