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Tackling litter – by feeding the dogs

Tackling litter – by feeding the dogs

After the bottle bank that works like a fruit machine and the litter bins that sound like they are hundreds of feet deep, here's another clever way to make people dispose of their ...

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Editor's choice The 3 best tools for Twitter chats

The 3 best tools for Twitter chats

Whether you're in the business world, a teacher, or a student, Twitter can really be a power tool if you know how to use it. It can connect you with colleagues, mentors, learning ...

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4 Ways to get better at networking online

4 Ways to get better at networking online

Professional networking. When you read these words, what comes to mind? People in suits, having drinks after work with nametags on their dress shirts? Shaking hands and ...

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25 top ways teachers use Twitter in the classroom

25 top ways teachers use Twitter in the classroom

Figuring out how to turn your standard classroom into a high-functioning connected classroom that lets students learn like never before is, well, incredibly difficult. You need to ...

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The beginner’s guide to blended learning

The beginner’s guide to blended learning

Getting started with one of the most popular learning trends is always something worth considering. When it comes to blended learning, that's just something every teacher, ...

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How (and why) you should use YouTube in the classroom

How (and why) you should use YouTube in the classroom

YouTube is blocked in many schools. There's no denying the fact that many school administrators want to avoid having students watch things that are, well, less than educational. ...

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Schools’ walled garden approach to content means pupils don’t learn necessary skills

Schools’ walled garden approach to content means pupils don’t learn necessary skills

It still happens, and it still surprises. Schools creating walled environments for their pupils to do their online learning in a ‘safe’ environment. A controlled space where ...

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How (and why) to get started with online learning

How (and why) to get started with online learning

Think you know online learning? Think again! There's a revolution happening and it's taking place right on your computer screen. That's because online learning saves time, the ...

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Editor's choice How to find nearby Google For Education experts

How to find nearby Google For Education experts

There's a big push right now to get certified and acknowledged as someone who truly understands how to use Google for education. This means you know how to properly Use Google ...

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The 10 best classroom tools for gathering feedback

The 10 best classroom tools for gathering feedback

Getting feedback from your students can serve multiple purposes: it can help you understand your students' comprehension of the material, it can give you insight into what ...

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How writing really affects your brain

How writing really affects your brain

Do you love to write? Do you have any idea about how with the act of writing affects your brain? Well this visual is perfect for you then! According to this visual, you can really ...

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How students really feel about edtech

How students really feel about edtech

When we talk about what makes today's classrooms 'modern', the discussion often turns to technology. While the internet and the vast number of devices available have certainly ...

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5 powerful study tips for the always-online student

5 powerful study tips for the always-online student

If you're an online student or on campus trying to improve your grades, you probably need to get a better handle on how to study. These powerful study tips are likely going to ...

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Facebook wants to own your work and your social life

Facebook wants to own your work and your social life

A year or so ago, I spent a happy hour or so arguing with the IT department of my then employers. Not for the first time - the Age of Enlightenment had yet to hit the IT industry, ...

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5 Features now available on Google Classroom

5 Features now available on Google Classroom

Google Classroom is here to stay. It's been widely accepted by many teachers in classrooms around the globe. So it should come as no surprise that this powerful (free!) tool has ...

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5 Education technology trends worth implementing

5 Education technology trends worth implementing

Figuring out what the future of education is going to look like is downright impossible. Startups have a very difficult time cracking into the education world because many schools ...

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