I believe it is the responsibility of every educator to share . . . resources, ideas, success, challenges, ahas, student insights, anything education related.
Sharing takes on many forms. Educators can talk to colleagues, write blogs, tweet, present at conferences – both virtually and face to face, talk to the media, and/or create a media product – video, podcast, photo essay – and post online.
There's a lot of buzz out there about STEM - not only in the realm of teaching and learning, but in terms of job growth and potential, too.
According to the Smithsonian Science Education Center (the makers of the handy infographic), People who understand science and technology are smarter, more competitive, more productive, and more engaged global citizens.
Researchers have found a vulnerability in an unspecified model of a Samsung LED 3D TV that they exploited to get root access to the TV and any attached USB drives. The bug, which can be used to gai... Here's what the researchers found they could access:
TV settings and channel lists SecureStorage accounts Widgets and their configurations History of USB movies ID Firmware Whole partitions USB drives attached to the TV
Gust MEES's insight:
I don't STOP to say it again and again: Nobody Is Perfect and any device connecting to Internet is vulnerable as it contains a at least a mini-computer and any mini-computer is vulnerable! Protect YOUR computer(s) and Smartphone(s):
Linda Buckmaster: Social media is not going away, and can be used productively, rather than prohibiting usage on campus. We are preparing students for the workplace and they need to know how to use social media as an important tool, rather than a distraction. Lecturers should find ways to integrate social media into the classroom to build future professional skills.
Social media has become an essential part of most people’s everyday lives, from checking Facebook and Twitter to posting blogs, Pinterest listings, and uploading YouTube videos. However, and with smartphones making it easier than ever to spend time on social media networks, in what ways can these networks be leveraged to engage and build a foundation for future student learning? While the potential of distraction is there, the right social media teaching strategies can lead to creative learning, and a productive approach to making social media part of ongoing professional development.
So how popular is blended learning? The infographic above takes a look at some statistics on blended learning adoption, facts on different models of blended learning, and the success of some blended learning programmes + the difference between blended learning and online learning.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.