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Ed Tech Bits-2016-08-12

News from my desktops…

 

Love this quote: Brene Brown: “Empathy is about connection. Sympathy is about separation.”

Teaching Children to See with Their Hearts http://krissyvenosdale.com/2016/07/31/teaching-them-to-see-with-their-hearts/

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Great student generated video on how your digital footprint develops: “Youth and Media - Digital Dossier”  https://youtu.be/79IYZVYIVLA .

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15 Ted Talks that Inspire Design Thinking  http://linkis.com/logodesignguru.com/ASj6c

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Work Force Training Program open educational resources https://campustechnology.com/articles/2016/07/26/merlot-manages-oer-site-for-workforce-programs.aspx

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What 7 factors should educators consider when choosing digital tools for underserved students (Linda Darling-Hammond and Molly B. Zielezinski)   https://www.edsurge.com/news/2016-06-25-what-7-factors-should-educators-consider-when-choosing-digital-tools-for-underserved-students

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11 Tools to Verify Online Information http://heyjuliesmith.com/2016/06/02/11-tools-verify-online-info/

http://heyjuliesmith.com/2016/06/02/11-tools-verify-online-info/

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Digital Tools to Enhance student research http://edtechreview.in/e-learning/2431-tools-for-students-searching-researching-skills#.V5jlU0_EK-w.twitter

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Went to a really good workshop this past week on Google the two best tips for me were the Google Drive shortcuts https://support.google.com/drive/answer/2563044?hl=en  and to know that when I set up a link to share a document, if I replace the word sharing in the link and put in the word copy in its place then the person viewing it will have to download a copy for themselves.

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37 Insanely Smart School Teacher Hacks   https://www.buzzfeed.com/peggy/insanely-smart-school-teacher-hacks?utm_term=.jpPZQ4JzJ#.baO0d4Y2Y

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Top Hashtags to Get The Skinny on What’s Happening in Edtech http://www.techlearning.com/blogentry/11079

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