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An Interesting Tool to Create Visual Art Works to Use in Class

February 10, 2017FotoJet is  an online tool you can use to edit photos, make collage and design Facebook Cover, Facebook Post, Instagram Post, Twitter Header, YouTube Channel Art, and Poster, etc. You can use both basic and advanced options to edit your photos, also you can add effects, overlay and frame to modify photos. Fotojet […]

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A Handy Visual on How to Cite Online Sources in MLA Style

February 5, 2017We are revisiting this visual we shared a couple of years ago on how to cite online sources in MLA style. As is indicated in the poster, the guidelines provided are based on Marilyn Heath’s book ” MLA Made Easy: Citation Basics for Beginners” ( Chapter five: Citing Information from Online Sources, pp: 29-32) […]

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A Very Good Visual on How to Evaluate Educational Apps to Use in Your Class

February 4, 2017Apps are the backbone of mobile learning. They provide students with limitless learning opportunities and empower them with a variety of educational tools to help them learn anywhere and anytime they want. There are tons of apps out there. In its 2016 report on mobile Internet usage, Statista shared reported that Google Play […]

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A Good Visual Featuring 10 iPad Apps for Teaching Kids Coding

January 24, 2017Kids learn best when they are engaged in hands-on activities that challenge their imagination and unleash their creative thinking. The coding apps we selected for you today can do just that. They spark kids interest through immersive games and interactive learning activities designed to teach children basics of computer programming and coding skills. […]

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A Handy Visual Featuring 12 Useful Chrome Extensions for Student Researchers

January 20, 2017Here is another of our popular infographics we published in 2016. If you haven’t seen it yet, the visual features some of our favourite Chrome extensions we recommend for student researchers. ‘We arranged these extensions under four main headings: Search and Curation (Diigo Web Collector, Google scholar, Evernote Web Clipper), Reading and Annotation […]

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An Interesting Visual Map Featuring Key Higher-Ed Edtech Conferences Taking Place in 2017

December 8, 2016For the folks in higher education looking for some notable Edtech conferences, Edsurge has this wonderful graphic featuring some of the key Edtech related  events that will take place in 2017. The graphic includes a set of data related to each conference such as its location, date, a short description and a link […]

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An Excellent Visual Featuring Top 20 Most Common Spelling Mistakes in English

October 26, 2016Orthography is usually one of the hardest parts in the process of language learning. Orthographic systems are not created equal; some are  harder and more complicatted to learn. For instance, English orthography is hard to learn because of its irregularities and inconsistencies. Sometimes words are pronounced one way and spelt another way (e.g […]

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Here Is A Good Visual on Blended Learning

Here is a short visual we created for teachers explaining the core notions behind the concept of Blended Learning. We have also included a collection of what we believe are some essential web tools for classrooms that adopt a blended learning model of instruction. You can share, print and use the visual the way you […]

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4 Great Google Drive Tools to Create Stunning Visual Content to Use in Class

Adding some variety to your teaching content can positively impact students learning and comprehension. Web 2.0 technologies empower teachers with various educational tools and apps to create engaging content. In today’s post, we are sharing with you some examples of applications to utilize with your Google Drive to design beautiful visual content to incorporate in […]

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A Handy Visual Featuring 6 Essential Skills for Doing Online Research

June 26, 2016Digital search literacy is one of the key literacies for the 21st century students. Knowing how to conduct effective online searches and being able to easily locate, assess and evaluate online information is an essential asset for today’s learners. Digital search literacy is not only about knowing how to operate a search engine […]

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Here Is A Great App for Creating Visual Mindmaps of Your Google Drive Data

May , 2016Mohiomap is a cool application that allows you to create visual maps of the files and documents you have stored in  Google Drive, Evernote, Dropbox, and Box.  It’s a great organizational tool that provides you with a structured overview to improve your productivity and workflow. You can use it to visually explore the notes […]

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4 Handy Google Drive Tools to Create Educational Visual Content

May 9, 2016Adding some variety to your teaching content can positively impact students learning and comprehension. Web 2.0 technologies empower teachers with various educational tools and apps to create engaging content. In today’s post, we are sharing with you some examples of applications to utilize with your Google Drive to design beautiful visual content to […]

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General Value of Visual Sense Training in Children (Educational Psychology Monographs) (Volume 15)

This monograph deals also with the transfer of formal discipline as revealed by classroom experiments. Dr. Wang is a Chinese government student at the University of Michigan. His work has a direct bearing on the value of sense training such as that insisted upon in the Montessori system. The results obtained by Dr. Wang are […]

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A Beautiful Visual On The Impact of Technology on Today's Classrooms

April 28, 2015 We just came across this beautiful visual on the impact of technology on classroom learning and teaching and wanted to pass along some important stats that stood out to us. Technology is radically transforming the education landscape and the stats below speak volumes to this transformation: In a 2009 report released by […]

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