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Big History Project Chat: Rich Content, Rich Discussion

We are huge fans of Big History Project, and we've featured their rich content in a blog series we are writing about next gen tools for classrooms focused on inquiry pedagogy.

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25 Next Gen Tools for the Inquiry Classroom

Next gen tools provide meaningful ways teachers and students can explore, question, reflect and share--leading to Deeper Learning and blended and personalized opportunities for students. Here are 25 ideas for using next gen tools this year in your classroom.

13 days ago by

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5 Big EdTech Trends: What They Mean for EdLeaders & Edupreneurs

I spent a lot of time at eeast coast meetings this week with teachers and education providers that are both trying to navigate the blended learning landscape. Here are 5 trends we talked about and next steps for EdLeaders and Edupreneurs.

18 days ago by

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A Parent’s Review of ClassDojo

As a parent I want my child’s teachers to have the tools they need to make their teaching as effective as it can possibly be. I can see the value of ClassDojo as one amongst other tools, especially if it is used in a careful, sensitive way that encourages social and emotional learning.

24 days ago by

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Thumbs Up For #SXSWedu: 21 Sessions We’re Voting For

SXSWedu 2015 is right around the corner and Panel Picker is open for voting until Sept 5th! Here are 21 Sessions we'll be voting for!

26 days ago by

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Digital Learning Now!

Digital Learning Now! is a national campaign to advance policies that will create a high quality digital learning environment to better prepare students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in college and careers.

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Top 10 Reasons to Use Big History Project This School Year

Humans interested in Humanity, proceed. Middle school and high school teachers interested in a cool integrated block, read on. High school principals interested in boosting engagement, critical thinking, and writing across the curriculum—we have a super block for you. 1. What is Big History? Go to Big History...

28 days ago by

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EdTech 10: Next Gen School Supplies

It is back-to-school time and as we are reviewing the school supply list for our students next to pencils and pens, we may see some new next gen items. This week's EdTech 10 reviews some we'd like to see.

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