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Ten Years of Scratch

Ten years ago, I was teaching a multimedia graduate class in which we were looking at different multimedia environments that could be used to develop educational content. ┬áThe course culminated with an Adobe Flash project, but we explored other applications … Continue reading

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Personal Learning Network (PLN)

http://www.liberty-benton.org/teachers/atrusty/guides/

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Fusion Tables – Introduction

This six minute video shows how to create a simple Fusion Tables map using data in a Google spreadsheet.

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They do better because they take it seriously

Amanda Ripley is an author and reporter. In this presentation she has some interesting insights as to why other countries have children who perform better on the PISA critial thinking test.

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Final Presentation Explained

In the Intro To EdTech class, my students had to present a final project showing two different technologies they had researched during the course. I made an example presentation (here) showing two technologies I had used this semester. I also … Continue reading

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