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Rhondda Powling

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer) | Edutopia - 3 views

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    "Every student in every school at every level should be taught how to code. They need this skill not because they'll all go into it as a career but because it impacts on every career in the 21st-century world. Any country recognizing that will benefit in the long term." There is an annotated list of resources that can be used to teach programming to every student at any age.
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8 Good Android Science Apps for Elementary Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile... - 2 views

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    Th9s is a list of useful tools if you are using Android devices with students in class. It is a collection of science apps curated specifically for elementary students. When using these apps, young learners will get to explore and learn about different science topics in fun, engaging and challenging ways.
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Top 16 Tech Tools to Try in 2016 - edutechchick - 18 views

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    "Edtech continues to evolve and grow, with new players entering the ring all the time. It can be hard to keep up with, particularly when so many of the tools may accomplish the same end goal." Some suggestions here that are woth looking at to see if they meet your needs.
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Using Scratch in the Curriculum · TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Networ... - 5 views

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    "In this episode, Jeff sits down with Kasia Chmielinski to learn how Scratch is being used in over 150 countries in more than 40 languages.  Join Jeff, Rob Pennington, Kevin Donatello, and Sam Patterson as we dive into the Hour of Code and Beyond on TeacherCast Podcast 124."
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The secret to successful use of technology in the classroom - ICTEvangelist - 2 views

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    "In order to get impact with technology in the classroom, for me it's really quite simple and involves three easy to remember elements; technology for learning shouldn't be about bells and whistles, it's about what works"
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use the New Version of Padlet - 1 views

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    Richard Byrne exlainshow teachers can make the best use of the 2016 version of Padlet. "Padlet introduced a revamped version of their online corkboard tool. The core functions of Padlet are still the same, but the user interface has changed a little bit. The primary changes are in the way that you customize your Padlet boards. In the video that is embedded in the posthe provides an overview of this version of Padlet"
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100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators - 4 views

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    This is a very comprehensive post from Vicky Davis. It is a consolidation of the many things that Google can offer teachers and students. They are categorized under useful headings, many links to follow up and some useful videos are also embedded.
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How to Use Padlet in the Classroom: A Fantastic Teaching Tool - 3 views

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    A very comprehensive explanation about how teachers could use Padlet with their classes making it a very versatile tool. Includes links and video
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Clarifying Ideas with Sketchnoting - 1 views

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    "Play this if you are interested in improving your visual note-taking skills.  You can tune in to learn how to bring ideas to life with sketchnotes. "
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Coding for Kids - Left Brain Craft Brain - 6 views

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    25+ coding apps, games, activities and even screen-free options. This post is a good arrray of different ways to approach how kids can learn about coding
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How Minecraft could help teach chemistry - 1 views

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    "Minecraft is more than just a game and used carefully it can also be a powerful educational tool. It allows young people to create and explore places that are completely inaccessible by other means. Within the blocky world, they can roam around historical sites, delve into the geology beneath their feet or fly through the chambers of a heart, and much more besides. The rich resources of these virtual worlds, coupled with the educational version of the game, allow teachers to immerse young people in a comfortable but exciting learning environment. Minecraft has the ability to bring just about any conceivable structure to the classroom, and beyond.
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3 Steps to Becoming a Coding Teacher | Edutopia - 4 views

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    The are some good ideas here as well as some questions you could ask before beginning coding in your classroom.
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6 New EdTech Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning - 7 views

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    "Some of the things you can do with these web tools include: creating different types of diagrams (e.g flowcharts and organizational charts), solve math problems using Symbolab calculator, design print-friendly Bingo cards to use in class, build and share word searches online, convert/compress and share video files"
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7 innovative Australian startups bringing education into the 21st century | Ideas Hoist - 2 views

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    "This post looks at seven startups which look to either fill in some gaps, or improve on old habits across the whole spectrum of education"
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What's most pressing for K-12 tech leaders in 2016? | Education Dive - 1 views

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    "Two tech leaders for their thoughts on the biggest ed tech issues, developments, and trends administrators will have to face this year (US). Aso links to further insight in the Education Dive's recent survey on the state of K-12 ed tech."
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