QR Codes: Pushing the Narrative on Scannables

Here’s my new post for Edutopia – check out the original here. My new book on Deeper Learning with QR Codes and Augmented Reality: A Scannable Solution for Your Classroom arrives this month – in paperback and Kindle! The first time that I tried to scan a quick response (QR) code, I held my iPhone up to a […]

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Shomi Links: Scannable Technology for Teachers

I’m a huge fan of scannable technology because it makes it easy for students to access material you’ve handpicked for them to view.  Shomi is a tool that lets users create a font based link reminiscent of a QR code.  Teachers can make Shomi links and students can scan with the Shomi app.  Because Shomi […]

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i-Skool: Learning in Motion on Mobile Devices

I’ve shared lots of reasons why I’m a fan of QR codes.  i-Skool is a project that incorporates scannable technology and puts learning in motion.  Its goal is to enhance brain activity by getting kids on their feet as they practice cognitive skills.  Teachers create a quiz with an item connected to a color in […]

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