5 announcements from Google I/O that Google Apps customers need to know | Google Gooru
I Dare You To Watch This Entire Video - YouTube
An attention exercise and a message about our ability to focus in an era of distractions.
tags: attention post
Blending toward competency - Early patterns of blended learning and competency-based education in New Hampshire | Christensen Institute
tags: blendedlearning christenseninstitute
Even Our Youngest Students Need Digital Citizenship Skills
From Kathy Cassidy - As the Internet becomes an increasingly important part of all of our lives, children are spending more time online as well. And they are doing this largely without any guidance about what is responsible or appropriate online.
tags: digitalcitizenship students
Use Google Voice or Speak Pipe to Hear Students Proofreading Their Papers
tags: proofreading googlevoice workshop
More on OpenEd's Free Online Assessment Tools: How-to Videos
tags: opened assessment tools free online
Update your Search Methods
From Chris Betcher - But if you’re still telling students not to write plain language queries because that the advice you’ve you’ve always given them, maybe it’s time to update your advice?
tags: search methods update
Handy Google Hangout Cheat Sheet for Teachers
tags: cheatsheet googlehangout
Why Educators should have these Apps on Their iPADS
Great list of foundational apps for educators
tags: apps ipads educators
Why Book Trailers Are Great Alternatives to Traditional Book Reports
From Richard Byrne - Great ways to make book trailers
tags: booktrailers richardbyrne
Video: Experience A Little Bit Of What Someone With Autism Feels…. | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…
tags: video experience autism
9 Best Apps and Sites to Improve Executive Function
tags: apps sites executivefunctioning specialeducation
Terms of Service Cheat Sheet for Parents & Teachers
From Jen Carey on Edudemic
tags: termsofservice cheatsheet jencarey ptchat
Learn Twitter - eCourse
Great ecourse cerated by Joe Mazza
tags: twitter howto ecourse
Use Google Docs to Convert Images and PDFs to Editable Text
tags: googledocs conversion images pdfs
50 Questions To Promote Metacognition In Students
A good list of questions for students
tags: questions metacognition newteachers
A 'Major Shift' In Oversight Of Special Education
Story Buddy 2 is a Kid-Friendly Presentation App for Creating Digital Books
tags: presentation app ebooks publishing workshops
Is this really how we should test reading development in kids?
Opinion - The downside of DIBELS
tags: reading development DIBELS
OPINION: Why We Are Misunderstanding the Chromebook iPad Debate | EdSurge News
Good stuff from Tim Holt - iPad vs. Chromebook
tags: ipad chromebooks
Haiku Deck Overview
From Jane Hart
tags: haikudeck howto
15 minutes to a fitter summer
Good quick 15-minute workouts
tags: fitness workouts
Find Primary Sources from All Over the World on the World Digital Library
From Richard Byrne
The Beginner's Guide To Google In The Classroom
tags: google classroom howto
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cross-posted at www.patrickmlarkin.com Patrick Larkin is the Assistant Superintendent for Learning of Burlington Public Schools in Burlington, MA and the former principal of Burlington High. He blogs about education at www.patrickmlarkin.com.
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