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Dean Groom
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RIP dude, thanks for all the lolz.
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hey +Dean Groom how do I make a new post on your google plus page?  do I need your password?  as it stands I can only add comments to POSTs that you have made...I want to be able to make my own posts...
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Check the gradebook Emma. Good luck with the exam
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Powerful art.
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Thanks for all 29 members of this group. In a scary coincidence, there I had 29 presentations for the CIC item. Now to get the results back to you as fast as I can ... take care S2 2014, and good luck.
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My lecture on Social Media (and technology) is up on http://prezi.com/d2ehqdguxqew/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy&rc=ex0share - You're free to download and copy it, or play along at home.
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Now we're into the second half of semester, the course swings into Project Based Learning mode. This means things change, such as attendance and comms. I'll be posting info and answering questions here ... Thanks for joining the community.
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There are those who wait ... and those who get on.
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Loved this.
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Open Badges (Australian New Zealand) Community call tonight. Come along and learn about using this in your classroom - https://plus.google.com/events/c89omaen65i14sltl6721lqnk1g
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And this ...
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Im trying to crowd-source recommendations for classroom games under ten bucks. http://deangroom.wordpress.com/2014/11/17/great-games-for-under-ten-bucks/ please add your recommendation. Short form, link to responses.
In an effort to start collecting the use of games in the classroom, I've make a really short Google Form here in which I'm asking people to recommend a game for the classroom, which costs under ten...
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Teach with Portals is free. You get as many licenses to Portal as you need. Www.teachwithportals.com free is below 10.00
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Question in my email today: Hello Dean 

devise a problem concerning education and either media, popular culture or technology

We need to devise a problem concerning either education and media, education and popular culture or education and technology? 

The answer is:

You are studying education; therefore your options are education+media or education+technology or education+popular culture. Obviously these things overlap - however, your problem in the form of a driving question should make it clear what your focus is from the outset. Read about what driving questions are and look at some examples in Edutopia.
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Shirky rage quits. He was pretty much the foundation on which 'edtech' cut it's niche. Wonder what happens now?
Anyone distracted in class doesn’t just lose out on the content of the discussion but creates a sense of permission that opting out is OK, and, worse, a haze of second-hand distraction for peers.
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Shirky also said that the last technology before the internet that got people to talk and collaborate was the table.
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Games and Media researcher, focusing on video-games and the family. Also part-owner of Sydney's biggest electric bike store -- www.sydneyebikes.com
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Great place for cyclists to drop off the Bourke Street path for great coffee and food. Onlly a tad further than Devonshire Street intersection - and no where near as "move your bike" when trying to relax on the street side.
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No longer open. Locally there are 2/3 other bike shops a few minutes walk towards the city
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