Category Archives: Education

Education Blogs, Sites

Here’s are a couple of sites/blogs/posts dealing with education and technology. Digital Texts & Tools Online Repository – This site is a collection of materials helpful in teaching literacy, education, research, and associated courses. Sharin’ in the EdTech Groove! (A … Continue reading

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Google+ and Hangouts

Google+ is a social sharing tool, somewhat like Facebook. One of the differences is that you can group the connections you make into Circles and then share items only with certain circles. You can also separately view information posted by … Continue reading

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Free from Microsoft

Microsoft offers 23 free teaching tools that you may find interesting. They include a photo stitching application, a tool to let multiple students interact via mouse with your PowerPoint presentation, a scaled-down version of Microsoft’s BASIC programming language and a … Continue reading

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Multiage Classrooms

I used to work at a school with several multi-age classrooms. I gathered the following links for the teachers there. This information used to be a page all its own. One of the better sites (though the page layout is … Continue reading

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Humble Excellence

Cool Cat Teacher Blog has post titled “Take time to share and listen to classroom stories“ that asks us to be humble and open to discovering another pocket of excellence, drop any bluster that may accompany “my way works, let … Continue reading

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Heutagogy & Andragogy

Heutagogy The linked article discusses two terms that were new to me – Andragogy [refers to (the theory, method & practice of) adult education] and Heutagogy. It’s titled “Heutagogy and Lifelong Learning: A Review of Heutagogical Practice and Self-Determined Learning” … Continue reading

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Connected Learning – Videos, Infographic, Principles

Thanks to Bram Moreinis for a pointer to a post on Scott McLeod‘s Dangerously Irrelevant site (Technology, Leadership and the Future of Schools). The post in question reviews 5 videos on connected learning from the Digital Media and Learning Research … Continue reading

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