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Technology Education: Recommended Websites

Common Craft Series


Video tutorials about Internet-related technologies.



Grade focus is K-12, the website strives to increase communication between content creators and content users. This collaboration will encourage a wide range of educational and technology conversations.



The website is from NPR’s KQED station. This website provides information, research, and ideas for using technology in the classroom for all grade levels.

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Posted by on November 17, 2015 in Teaching Tools, Technology, Uncategorized


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Links for Self-Directed Learning for Tech Trainers

This information is helpful for librarians and teachers.

  1. T is for Training — ( a biweekly call-in podcast run by Maurice Coleman of the Harford County Library System, Bel Air, MD, and a 2010 Library Journal Mover & Shaker.
  2. NCOMPASS Live — (  a weekly video series from the Nebraska Library Commission, hosted by Christa Burns with monthly Tech Talks by Michael Sauers.
  3. Techsoup for Libraries — ( webinars and articles on libraries and technology.
  4. IDEALWARE — ( a site that suggests and reviews software and services for nonprofits; also has video tutorials and articles.
  5. Former Librarians — ( a couple of former librarians have branched out into offering webinars and workshops for staff.


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Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Teaching Experience, Technology


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Educational Resource –

Does these questions every pop into your mind, when dealing with educational terminology?

What is it? Who designs it? And how does it affect student learning? Glossary of Education Reform ( can help you answer those questions.


Created by the Great Schools Partnership, the GLOSSARY OF EDUCATION REFORM is a comprehensive online resource that describes widely used school-improvement terms, concepts, and strategies for journalists, parents, and community members.


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Posted by on May 2, 2015 in Searching Tools, Teaching Tools


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Technology in Education

Helpful Books about Technology in Education

Jacobs, Heidi. Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World. Alexandria: Assoication for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2010. Print.

Orlando, John. How to Effectively Assess Online Learning. Madison: Magna Publications, 2011. Print.

Manning, Susan. The Technology Toolbelt for Teaching. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2011. Print.

Bates, Tony. Managing Technology in Higer Education: Strategies for Transforming Teaching and Learning. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2011. Print.


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