by  lgb06  Treasure Chest It’s time again to share resources I’ve found over the past week or so that maybe you missed. I know I miss a lot and hopefully this will help fill in the gaps. View the story “EdTech Resources July 28 2014″ on Storify Other Versions Here are different versions of the […]

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Free Image Resources for Almost Anything

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I have come across a lot of posts with resources to free images and find them fascinating. Then I forget where they heck they are and even if I find them it takes way too long! So, I decided to put together a Symbaloo page to make it accessible to me immediately. If you’re not […]

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Happy 180th Birthday John Venn (Diagram)

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Have you visited Google today? Of course you have. Have you seen the interesting Google doodle?  Well, it’s in honor of John Venn who was born August 4, 1834. Oh, that John Venn. If you didn’t know his full name you certainly are aware of Venn Diagrams. Everyone is exposed to the diagrams you either […]

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One-to-One Classroom Resources

August 3, 2014

The start of school is just around the corner and many teachers will be managing a one-to-one classroom for the first time. Here are some resources to help you get started. Pinterest Board from WeAreTeachers Follow WeAreTeachers’s board The Digital Classroom: Everything for One-to-One on Pinterest. Slideshare Presentation Preparing For One On One Computing In […]

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How to Flip Your EdTech Classroom

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Professional development for educational technology sometimes leaves a lot to be desired. Tech moves so fast that it’s hard to keep up. In addition, learning a new device or app lends itself to discovering things on your own. However, sometimes you need a place to go to help fill in the gaps–NOW! Enter PC Classes […]

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“Or Have I Just Schooled You”

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Here’s a must-see video from The Colbert Report featuring Campbell Brown, founder of the “Parents Transparency Project.” “Brown has become an outspoken advocate for school choice and education reform. In June 2013, Brown founded the Parents Transparency Project,[27] a nonprofit watchdog group on behalf of parents seeking information and accountability from the teachers’ unions and […]

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44 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed July 28, 2014

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Here’s my latest Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed! I’m using multiple sharing options as usual. Storify, Flipboard, Listly and Padlet. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look here. View my Flipboard Magazine. Flipboard Version   LISTLY   STORIFY View the story “EdTech Resources July […]

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Essential Firefox Extensions

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Lifehacker has released their final pack for 2014 and it is for Firefox Extensions. I released a list of Lifehacker packs the other day and have added this final pack to it so the list is now complete. I also included some 2013 packs and packs for students as well. Post by Lifehacker.   Here […]

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How to Use Your New iPad without Training

July 23, 2014

I came across this video on Facebook and it reminded me of all the frustration educators have when new technology is rolled out without training. We can’t expect technology to be used properly in schools without providing teachers the proper support. How many of you have no idea what to do when new technology is […]

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Essential Chrome Extensions

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Lifehacker has just released their list of essential Chrome extensions for 2014. I have added it to The Best Apps for Everything I posted on July 21, 2014. Since it had not been released prior to my post i included the 2013 version which I will still make available. Post by Lifehacker.   Related articles The Best […]

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The Best Apps for Everything

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Lifehacker is in the process of releasing their choices for the best apps, extensions, etc. for pretty much any operating platform. Of course, no one is going to agree completely with these lists but they’re a great place to start or find resources you might have missed. They’ve released most of the updates for 2014 […]

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Ten Time-Saving Tech Tips You’ll Actually Remember

July 20, 2014

I’ve seen countless posts about time-saving tech tips that I’ve read and then never used. Usually it’s because they are somewhat obscure and rarely used in day to day tech. So, when I came across this video I expected the immediate wow factor but also figured I would never use them. I was wrong. Here […]

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Over 50 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed July 20, 2014

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Here’s my latest Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed! This week I have added Padlet as yet another choice on viewing these resources.  Of course I am still using Storify and Flipboard. So, make your choice and I hope you enjoy! If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page […]

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80 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed July 6, 2014

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Here’s my latest Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed! This week I have added List.ly as yet another choice on viewing these resources.  Of course I am still using Storify and Flipboard. So, make your choice and I hope you enjoy! If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook […]

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Hypnotic Visual Map of Computer Attacks

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As I was checking out my feeds this morning I came across “Watch the Web Get Hacked …” from PC World. In this day and age we should all be concerned about security of our devices. However, no matter how many times you read about the benefits of good security, reading is just reading! Maybe […]

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83 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed June 18, 2014

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Here’s my weekly Treasure Chest of EdTech resources you just may have missed over the past week. Once again, you’ve got two choices for your viewing pleasure! Storify and Flipboard have proven to be very nice in sharing these resources. If you haven’t yet checked out my Tech the Plunge Facebook page take a look […]

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Interactive Infographic for Social Media Statistics

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Numbers and statistics always catch my eye. Not surprising since I have spent a big part of my life being a math teacher. Digital Insights has published an interactive infographic on the state of social media in 2014. Not only is this infographic interactive which adds some pizzazz, it includes more than the usual suspects. […]

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