Category Archives: Technology Integration

Integrating technology into the school’s existing curriculum

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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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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Education is being transformed

I came across an interesting set of interviews at the Ed Tech online magazine titled “What Is Web 3.0, Really, and What Does It Mean for Education?” The three people interviewed discuss how education is on the verge of real … Continue reading

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Library Guides

 I got a pointer to Spartan Guides, a treasure-trove of organized links to web sites useful in education. The home page lists the most popular guides. Each of the guides has dozens of categories, which then often break down to … Continue reading

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