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Christmas 2.0: Tools to Track Santa & Whether You’re on His Nice List

Now, whether you’re a tech-junkie like me or just want to bring your holiday traditions into the 21st Century, here are a few ideas to maximize your holiday experience this year.

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Everything is Coming Up Robots

Now I find myself learning and teaching with robots. Where once I was reading through Chaim Potok’s The Chosen asking myself which learning objectives I could met through this text, now I am searching through Youtube videos of robot challenges to find a match for my objectives for the students.

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Learn What Most Schools Don’t Teach

Code.org and all the partners behind Computer Science Education Week encourage students, parents, and educators worldwide to engage in computer science. Take a 1 hour course online. Or host it in your classroom. Or ask your school to offer computer science to your children.

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Infographic: The Use of Social Media in School

eLearning Infographics shared this helpful visual along with the 11 facts copied below. The site also provides a full list of helpful teacher guides for all the different social media outlets, outlining best practices for using them with students.

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EdTech 10: Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow

The weather outside is a little “frightful” for many of our readers but we like to focus on more of what’s “delightful” as winter envelops much of the country. We hope whether you’re bundled up or chilling out that you’ll enjoy our top 10 stories of another interesting week.

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Literacy Design Collaborative

Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC) is a national community of educators providing a teacher-designed and research-proven framework, online tools, and resources for creating literacy-rich assignments and courses across content areas.

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205 Trillion Online Instructional Resources – Feeling Overwhelmed?

As an educator, have you ever felt overwhelmed by the plethora of educational resources and techniques available - on top of and including state and national standards? If so, this news will either make you cry or jump for joy. Perhaps both. Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Temple University have found that there a...

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10 Tips for Starting Your Blog

Here’s 10 tips from your blog experts at Getting Smart to help you get started.

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