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Digital Learning & Teaching Tweet Wrap for the Week Ending 04-11-15

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Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

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

Best Education & Instructional Technology Twitter Posts

This week … Screencasting Tips, make your iPad faster, moving forward through ‘Strategic Tech Abandonment', the evolving state of Adaptive Learning, the MOOC is still relevant, free tuition from a major university, a Twiddla 3 Minute Teaching with Tech Tutorial (there's some alliteration for ya!), and teaching entrepreneurship!

Screencasting 101: Before You Record, check out these tips to prepare
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjNTNGlLvXI&feature=youtu.be

Here’s how we can reinvent the classroom for the digital age
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/innovations/wp/2015/04/08/heres-how-we-can-reinvent-the-classroom-for-the-digital-age/

Create a Lab / Room Scheduler in Google Sheets
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2015/04/create-lab-room-scheduler-in-google.html

3 ways technology should be reinventing rural education
http://www.eschoolnews.com/2015/04/09/rural-education-683/2/

18 Simple Ways To Make Your iPad Faster
http://www.teachthought.com/technology/18-ways-to-make-your-ipad-faster/

ASU to develop ‘active adaptive' courses
http://www.educationdive.com/news/asu-to-develop-active-adaptive-courses/384847/

Kid President – How To Change The World (a work in progress)!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4z7gDsSKUmU

3 Minute Teaching With Technology Tutorial – Twiddla
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UL0AeQmyKqQ

The ‘University Of Everywhere' Isn't For Everyone
http://www.forbes.com/sites/akelly/2015/04/08/the-university-of-everywhere-isnt-for-everyone-the-future-of-learning-will-be-a-big-tent/

“Onboarding” the Online Student
http://musictoolbox.org/onboarding_online_student/

Teachers turn to internet for classroom supplies
http://www.kvoa.com/story/28744826/teachers-turn-to-internet-for-classroom-supplies

How An Education Tech Company Is Targeting Schools Without Computers
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mollyhensleyclancy/education-tech-company-is-targeting-paper#.ex3ApNdl

Schoology Named Finalist in #HigherEd & K-12 Education Technology in CODiE Awards
http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20150407006332/en/Schoology-Named-Finalist-Higher-Ed-K-12-Education#.VSgwZ5P3SoN

edX MOOC Research Gives Clearer Picture, Challenges Assumptions
http://campustechnology.com/articles/2015/04/01/edx-mooc-research-gives-clearer-picture-challenges-assumptions.aspx?admgarea=news

Still Think Video Games Make Kids Dumber? A Million Bucks Says You're Wrong
http://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2015/4/7/still-think-video-games-make-kids-dumber-a-million-bucks-say.html

McGraw-Hill Launches New Adaptive Learning Tech Focused on Deeper Foundational Learning
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/mcgraw-hill-education-launches-connect-master-a-new-adaptive-learning-technology-focused-on-deeper-foundational-learning-300061431.html

For the Love of Learning: Making School Worse, Faster (dangers of poorly used #edtech)
http://nepc.colorado.edu/blog/making-school-worse

From the Screen to Paper: The Idea of “Transfer” as Applied to Tablet Technologies
http://appedreview.com/blog/from-the-screen-to-paper-the-idea-of-transfer-as-applied-to-tablet-technologies/

edX to Improve Access to MOOCs for People With Disabilities
http://chronicle.com/article/edX-to-Improve-Access-to-MOOCs/229059/

Innovative faculty running #MOOCs & #flipclass on-campus courses, having groups interact
http://campustechnology.com/articles/2015/04/01/for-a-better-flip-try-moocs.aspx

Stanford just made tuition free for families earning less than $125,000 per year
http://www.vox.com/2015/4/1/8328091/stanford-tuition-financial-aid

Why Strategic Tech Abandonment Is Key to Moving Forward
http://www.edtechmagazine.com/k12/article/2015/04/why-strategic-tech-abandonment-key-moving-forward

Why Teaching #Entrepreneurship Keeps Kids in School (Video)
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/b/dde9c99e-9c66-49f5-81cd-af799199fdb0

 

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