Essay on the way higher education reformers misunderstand the role of professors Inside Higher Ed Similarly, learning is too important to be left to professors and teachers.” The speech opened the inaugural meeting of the Global Learning Council...
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Very interesting conversation around this topic. Well worth a read to see where you really stand around what constitutes education and/or learning.
No one cares about your marketing goals. But everyone likes a good story.
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This peice immediately outlines what is changing in the modern tecnology led world of 'exposure'. In so many forms, the ability to be seen or noticed by someone who relates to your 'story' has been increased immensely. This is a great insight into what we should be thinking about moving forward.
Google Glass is expected to be released for the public to purchased sometime later this year for less $1,500, but up until this point, Google has just given us snippets on what we could expect from a Google Glass experience. As impressive [...]...
There is an emerging learning trend towards visual stimulus as a result of growing up with videos, TV, and technology from barbie laptops to Ipads. This is a great resource for tutors to reach this audience while using few words.
Editor’s Note: Nir Eyal writes about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business at NirAndFar.com. The first thing Don Draper does when he gets to his office is give his busty secretary a suggestive wink.
Sometimes it is not about what we know - and more about what we dont know. And it is alright to say it out loud "I dont know!" Because unless we actually admit that we dont know, the door will never open in our minds to learn. We need to remind ourselves that we will never be ahead of the game in terms of technology.
I want to take a look at curation through the lens of blogging. How can educators and students use their blogs to become their own information curators and content curators for others in their learning community.
The face of educational instruction is changing once again. The relaxed manner in which these notes are representing important content is fabulous. A cirle is almost complete - as a child this sort of doodling in class was stopped and a punishable offense! Yet so many tutors, educators, and trainers are idealists and visualise while learning and observing the world around them. It is great to see that this representation of learning is on a comeback of acceptance.
VLC is full of powerful features, including the ability to record your desktop. VLC is great for quick captures, although it doesn’t necessarily have the more advanced features of a dedicated screencasting application.
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.