Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 12-31-12

by Kelly Walsh on January 4, 2013

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This week’s collection of Education and Instructional Technology articles and resource Tweets.

(Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers).



10 Hottest Ed-Tech Stories of 2012 (from The Chronicle):
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/10-hottest-ed-tech-stories-of-2012/41413

Washington college instructors are ‘flipping’ the way they teach:
http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019920197_flipping17m.html

3D Tech: Much More Just Than a “Wow” Factor –
http://campustechnology.com/articles/2012/12/12/3d-tech-more-than-a-wow-factor.aspx

Create Interactive Quizzes Using YouTube Clips (great for flipped content!):
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/01/blubbr-create-interactive-quizzes-using.html#.UOQ0kphl9FU

“iPad Project 2013″ Pinterest Board focused on iPads in classroom, teaching:
http://pinterest.com/bredthauere/ipad-project-2013/

Yes! Zeens in the Classroom!
http://gettingsmart.com/cms/blog/2013/01/yes-zeens-in-the-classroom/

Federal Effort Aims to Transform Learning Technologies:
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/01/03/15cyber.h32.html

Great hashtags for finding #edtech content on Twitter:
http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/12/the-17-best-twitter-hashtags-for.html

How to Use Kindle Fires in Elementary Classroom (#Pinterest Board):
http://pinterest.com/thewiseguys/how-to-use-kindle-fires-in-elementary-classroom/

 

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
8 Great Reasons to Flip Your Classroom (and 4 of the Wrong Reasons), from Bergmann and Sams
7 Twitter Users to Follow If You Are Interested in Education Technology
The 10 Most Watched EmergingEdTech Videos of 2012

About 

Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer and a faculty member at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY and is the founder and author of EmergingEdTech.com. As an education technology advocate, he frequently delivers presentations on a variety of related topics at schools and conferences across the U.S. Walsh is also an author, and online educator, periodically running Flipped Class Workshops online. His latest eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book was published in September, 2013 and is available here. In his spare time Walsh also writes, records, and performs original (and cover) songs (look for "K. Walsh" on iTunes or Amazon.com or check out his original song videos on here on YouTube ).

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Online schools January 5, 2013 at 12:15 pm

very good information, thanks a lot for sharing with us !!

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