OTR Links 02/22/2012
Inventor encrypts tweets to evade govt – Computers: PC, Mac, Laptop, Desktop, Tablet & Monitors
Sydney-based inventor Mark Pesce has developed a way to use public key cryptography over private Twitter messages in response to the social media site providing the US Department of Justice (DOJ) access to user accounts last year.
8 Great Sites for Reluctant Writers « Ed Tech Ideas
8 Great Sites for Reluctant Writers
Educational Technology Guy: Differentiation – tools, tips and resources
Differentiation is an important aspect of education. Students learn differently, have different needs, different backgrounds, different skills, different ability levels, different interests and more. As educators, we try to create engaging lesson activities that provide a variety of learning experiences and allow students to demonstrate their learning in different ways.
EDTEC 470 – Using Twitter to Learn from Others
Reading RSS feeds is a great way to keep up with what’s happening. But there’s another technology that provides a different, more spontaneous window into the minds of other people. It’s called Twitter and it’s one of the fastest growing Web 2.0 technologies.
Technology | Makes Learning Complete | Field of Education | Practical and Innovative | Knowledge Transfer | Magnitude of Research
‘TECHNOLOGY’ is ushering in a revolution in the field of education. Through audio-visual assisted classed to long distance video-conferencing, technology is helping education become more of a practical and innovative learning exercise than bookish knowledge gained in classrooms. It has also helped to enhance the magnitude of research and knowledge transfer among students.
Ten Uses for Video in Education (Flip & iPad) | Wallace ICT
There is nothing more motivating (and exciting) as digital creativity in the classroom. I personally think you would be hard pushed to find a teacher who doesn’t love offering their pupils digital creativity opportunities yet we all face the age old problem of having little TIME to learn new technologies and even less time to freely experiment in class.
12 Important Steps some Bloggers Forget | Jeffbullas’s Blog
Writing a blog sometimes feels like a running a marathon.
You need to find topics to write about when inspiration seems to have taken a holiday.
Create interactive charts and infographics – Infogr.am
Create charts and interactive infographics
Start Developing iOS Apps Today: Introduction
Creating iOS apps is fun and rewarding, and if you’re a new developer you might be wondering where to begin. This road map provides the perfect starting point for iOS app development. On your Mac computer, you can create iOS apps that run on iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Follow this road map to learn where to get the tools you need, understand the major concepts and best practices, and see where to find more information.
12 Things Kids Want from Their Teachers | Angela Maiers Educational Services, Inc.
Whether you are a teacher, parent, relative, boss, or fellow community member, each of us has a chance to make a positive and impactful difference in a child’s life.
These are some of the daily writing prompts that I use in class. If you have questions, comments, or suggestions please let me know. Other stuff I’m working on is over here.
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