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Librarians on the Road - Part II - University of Alberta

We all felt a little envious of the Technologies in Education – Support and Solutions space at the University of Alberta.  Containing about 50 staff members including peer mentors, this space has many techie treats to experiment with and learn how to use. 149 more words

Technology In Education

QUIZIZZ - Collect Social Emotional Data With This Fun, Game Based Tech Tool!

Recently I wrote about another site (Kahoot) that is great fun.  Kahoot allows you to collect data, show progress, and display comprehension skills of the students.   696 more words

Web 2.0 Tools

Kidrex

This search engine is nice and simple – a clean look with minimal distractions. It’s well worth a look!

Web 2.0 Tools

Interactive Graphic Organizers

This site has a list of apps, websites and digital downloads useful for the classroom. Critical thinking is the key to learning and these ready made resources will be useful for every teacher who wants to encourage visible thinking with their students.

Web 2.0 Tools

Exploratree

The development of Thinking Skills is essential for students to be effective learners. With the escalating amount of information available to students in the world of 21st Century learning, they must be able to analyse and think critically. 41 more words

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In Search Of The Holy Grail - How do ICTs foster Critical Thinking?

The Holy Grail of ICT integration in the classroom is that almost mythical quest for the application of ICTs to foster critical thinking. The assumption that the introduction of ICTs would somehow magically transform teaching practice, leading to more learner-centred, problem-based, cognitively rich classrooms has not borne fruit. 1,528 more words

Moodle

Teaching with Web 2.0 Tools (Part 2)

Magali Trapero Turrent is an ELT Editor at Oxford University Press, Mexico. She is the co-author of several books published by OUP as well as a teacher and former OUP Educational Services teacher trainer. 927 more words

Young Learners