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Using Dropbox in the Classroom

Dropbox: A Superb Classroom Tool

Posted by  on Aug 10, 2012 in The How of 21st Century TeachingVoices,Web Tools That Deepen Learning | 29 comments

When I mention Dropbox to friends and colleagues, I usually get one of two responses – a knowing smile and nod, or a puzzled and quizzical look. Whether you know what the program is, you have likely heard the name. But really, what is Dropbox?

Dropbox is many things — a multifaceted tool that’s so powerful, you’ll continue to discover new ways to use it. But the short and sweet of it is this: you can use it to store and sync documents…keep reading.

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5 Ways You (yes YOU!) Should Be Integrating Digital Citizenship Into Your Classes – via ASCD EDge

ASCD offers five great ways to teach digital citizenship by integrating it with your curriculum and day-to-day classroom operations. It’s not going away, folks, so we need to teach them how to use it properly.

via 5 Ways You (yes YOU!) Should Be Integrating Digital Citizenship Into Your Classes – New York, NY, United States, ASCD EDge Blog post – A Professional Networking Community for Educators.