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Marie Bjerede
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your one stop shop for personalized, self-directed, adaptive, gamified, and disruptive lulz.
your one stop shop for personalized, self-directed, adaptive, gamified, and disruptive lulz.
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Never mind Hour of Code - Portland just got this year's Hour of Snow!
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Dear EDU Friends,

Please consider voting for my SxSWEdu panel picker idea: The Three Reasons Your Education Innovation Won't Work. Mike Gielniak of the One to One Institute and I have found that education innovations fail for some very counterintuitive reasons having to do with how people are motivated, how people learn, and how systems work. We will talk about these breakdowns and the counterintuitive solutions in this panel: http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/62424
Education innovations fail for three reasons: - First Failure: Misunderstanding Human Motivation - Second Failure: Misunderstanding Human Learning - Third Failure: Misunderstanding Human Systems Participants will examine the linear thinking behind the litany of school reform strategies that have shown little or no improvement in student outcomes, and will outline a new way forward that is scalable, and will dramatically improve learning over tim...
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New Hechinger report: playing video games 5+ hours beneficial for children
This is the kind of research every kid trying to convince his parents to let him play video games dreams about: “Time spent playing video games may have positive effects on young children.” That was the headline on a March 2016 press release from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, promoting a new study co-authored by …
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Hm... at least in this case I would suspect people are under-reporting rather than over-reporting their time spent gaming.
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Sony Global Education has adapted blockchain technology to the educational field and has developed technology that enables open and secure sharing of academic proficiency and progress records. B…
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Discussion of Game Based Learning and Intrinsic Motivation with my favorite experts...
By Marie Bjerede - Real game based learning has learning as a side effect of achieving the game’s main objective & gaining skill at the game mechanic.
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I'm Batman!! While being a poster child for STEM, the Bat is a bit of a bully and antisocial. :D 
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Ok so the good news is I can now make some flasks. The bad news is they are incredibly expensive. Here is what I have:

Level 2 Stamina: 7 starlight rose, 10 Aetheril, 10 Dreamleaf
Level 2 Stregnth: 7 starlight rose, 10 Aetheril, 10 Foxflower
Level 1 Agility: 7 starlight rose, 10 foxflower, 10 Fjarnskaggl
Level 2 Intellect: 7 starlight rose, 10 Fjarnskaggl, 10 Dreamleaf

I'll raid the guild bank for mats and create as many as I can
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I put a stack of Starlight Rose in the bank. Looking for the Fanskaggel stuff on the AH now too

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Dear Guildies,

Please consider voting for my SxSWEdu panel picker idea: The Three Reasons Your Education Innovation Won't Work. Mike Gielniak of the One to One Institute and I have found that education innovations fail for some very counterintuitive reasons having to do with how people are motivated, how people learn, and how systems work. We will talk about these breakdowns and the counterintuitive solutions in this panel: http://panelpicker.sxsw.com/vote/62424
Education innovations fail for three reasons: - First Failure: Misunderstanding Human Motivation - Second Failure: Misunderstanding Human Learning - Third Failure: Misunderstanding Human Systems Participants will examine the linear thinking behind the litany of school reform strategies that have shown little or no improvement in student outcomes, and will outline a new way forward that is scalable, and will dramatically improve learning over tim...
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Voted!!! You are amazing .
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A new course from the Penn State College of Education’s Learning Design and Technology (LDT) program is not only integrating technology in the classroom, it is encouraging the students’ use of comm…
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I 💗this so much...but I haven't been doing it for 10 years but we've been playing Minecraft for 5
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HELP WANTED: Inevitable Data

I've created this game/tool that I use with groups of education folk or parents or whoever to rank student outcomes. I would love to seed this new version of the tool with some data.  If you have time, please go to: http://cards.studentoutcomes.org/

YOUR LOGIN ID IS: 2SVFEKU0IO

- Drag the cards to rank order the student outcomes they represent.
- Then hit SUBMIT on the bottom.
- That's it

Feel free to also suggest new cards, if you like ;-)
Welcome to the Student Outcome Card Sorter! This tool provides educators, parents, and administrators a process for comparing and discussing the priority of student outcomes in their school or district: First get a group code and provide that code to all team members participating in the outcome ...
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Yes, exactly.  There is deliberately lots of overlap in order to include all the different words that are important to different constituencies. Hopefully one result of the discussion is what the group considers to be fundamental - I have my own favorite candidates for that.  Hopefully most do.  Hopefully it is possible to put together a list of 4 or 5 that are comprehensive...
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accelerating personalization through teaching and learning with technology
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education & technology advisor, recovering exec/tech innovator, #makermom, #mathmom, leadership geek, learning advocate, happiness hacker
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They say the road to hell is paved with good intentions. Well, that's OAuth 2.0. Last month I reached the painful conclusion that I can no l

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Apple & Ed-Tech Payola
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Dale Dougherty, one of the co-founders of O'Reilly Media, was honored by the White House as a