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My Weekly Diigo Bookmarks (March 15, 2015)

Google Classroom iPad App User Guide for Teachers - by EdTechnocation.com - Google Docs

tags:classroomGoogleClassroomipadapps

Why Deep Reading is Suffering as Technology Advances

What do you think? Is it not possible to deep read in an electronic book format? I find that reading on the iPad may come with a few distractions, but I also really enjoy being able to quickly look up related information to further explore ideas, facts, words, and so on.

tags:readingereadingdeepreading

Workflow: Moderate Student Email-Posted Videos to YouTube

Good overview of workflow for classrooms uploading videos directly to a class YouTube Channel.

tags:youtubehowto

The Right Way to End a Meeting

Simple but effective way to ensure that everyone is on the same page

tags:meetingleadershipcommunication

4 Tips For Making Professional Looking Google Docs

tags:googlegoogledocstips

RT Collab on Strikingly

@patrickmlarkin Check out our website for more info: http://t.co/KJvxyJ7yDZ

Core Strength Moves

If you're looking to improve your core, squat. http://t.co/0HCqFBoy91

The Compelled Educator: Ideas for Using Google Hangouts in the Classroom

Ideas for Using Google Hangouts in the Classroom http://t.co/edpx8ZwAOD via @Jennifer_Hogan #ALedchat

tags:ALedchat

The Importance of Student Reflection

tags:fieldtripreflection

Frankie’s New 3D Printed Hand | Enabling The Future

A story abut our middle school students and what they did with their 3-d printer

tags:frankieburlingtonstudentsmarshallsimonds3dprinter3d

The iPad Goes to School: The Rise of Educational Tablets - Businessweek

tags:ipadbusinessweekmentionsburlington

BPS Foundational Apps

tags:foundationalapps

How to use Google Classroom for professional development

tags:GoogleClassroomprofessionaldevelopment

Drive Your Classroom Guide - Google Docs

Great Resource from Rich Kiker

tags:GoogleClassroomGoogleEDU

iMovies on paper with Aurasma

From Chris Casal - a great addition to the traditional bulletin board by using Aurasma for links to multi-media presentations (iMovie)

tags:iMoviesAurasma

Highlander Institute Blends Rhode Island

Great overview of how the Highlander Institute supports Blended Learning for schools in the state of Rhode Island

tags:blendedlearning

Blizzard Bag Assignments

Link to Google Drive Folders from Buckeye Valley Schools in Ohio

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Grade 1 Blizzard Bag Assignment from Norwalk, Ohio

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Inside the film room: Transition defense | Comcast SportsNet - CSNNE.com

Inside the film room with Brad Stevens: Transition defense #Celtics http://t.co/TKbdqv3VyT

tags:Celtics

New York Public School Abolishes Homework

P.S. 116 will be a very interesting school to keep an eye on. Researchers will doubtlessly analyze whatever effects result from every student's dream come true: the abolition of homework.

tags:homework

Video, Transcript & Excerpts From President Obama’s Extraordinary Selma Speech

tags:videotranscriptobamaselma

How Do We Learn? How Should We Learn?

Great post by Jackie Gerstein on the science of learning.

tags:learningteaching

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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.