Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers.
This week … explore the growth mindset with young learners, learn about a global collaboration for students to build apps that can change the world, check out a guide to the right 3D printer, learn about a new Plicker feature, explore some awesome interactives for the flipped math classroom?, and how about those stand up desks? … talk about active learning! (sorry, couldn’t resist). Read on and enjoy!
Sweet! A Global Collaboration Among Students To Build Apps that Matter To Our World
What Is Competency-Based Learning, Why Does It Matter?
The real digital divide in educational technology (the ‘digital use’ divide)
AWESOME QUESTION! Would You Want to Be a Student in Your Own Classroom?
An educator’s guide to choosing the right 3D printer for robust, hands-on learning:
There are 3,900+ math & reading apps, class mgmt systems, other software services. Wow.
Forget Sit down!’ Students now standing up to learn
Interesting Research: Technology Is Only Making Social Skills More Important
Plickers Now Offers Scoresheets for Reviewing Students’ Progress
Google has a free online course on cutting-edge computer science
I Flipped my Class, Now Everyone Talks, Laughs, & Works
Why Kindergarten in Finland Is All About Playtime (& More Stimulating Than Common Core)
Automation or empowerment: online learning at the crossroads
Disruptive or not, you must add MOOCs to your online presence
10 Best Sites For Free STL Files for #3DPrinting
Interactive Resources for Flipped, Active Math Learning