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Colaborando para una mejor educación en línea para adelantar la evolución de la enseñanza y aprendizaje usando la tecnología y pedagogía como estrategias.
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Creative Apps To Use With Students On The iPad - A Listly List

Creative Apps To Use With Students On The iPad - A Listly List | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
Listly List - Creative Apps To Use With Students On The iPad - Inspiration Maps for iPad on the iTunes App Store, Lucidchart for iPad - Charts and Diagrams, Art Maker by ABC's Play School By Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Skitch for iPad for...
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The eLearning Guild : What's Changing in Your (Work) World? Report 2012

The eLearning Guild : What's Changing in Your (Work) World? Report 2012 | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
The learning/eLearning work world has changed dramatically for both managers and practitioners in the last five years. In this Survey report from Guild Research, Patti Shank examines the changing nature of the work, work environment, and job satisfaction, and reveals numerous surprising trends.
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OpenStax announces first iPad version of its free, online textbooks | Inside Higher Ed

OpenStax announces first iPad version of its free, online textbooks | Inside Higher Ed | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
OpenStax College, the nonprofit, open-access publisher out of Rice University, announced the launch of its first iBook text Monday, becoming the latest publisher to try to make the free-with-paid-options model sustainable. The interactive, iPad-based version of OpenStax’s free-to-read online College Physics text is available through iTunes for $4.99.

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Doctoral Degrees Rose in 2011, but Career Options Weren't So Rosy - Graduate Students - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Doctoral Degrees Rose in 2011, but Career Options Weren't So Rosy - Graduate Students - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
A National Science Foundation survey shows a gain in degrees awarded and a decline in the share of degree recipients with job or postdoc commitments.
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Carnegie Foundation considers a redesign for the credit hour | Inside Higher Ed

Carnegie Foundation considers a redesign for the credit hour | Inside Higher Ed | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
The foundation that created the credit hour in 1906 now wants to rethink it, with a shift that might help competency-based higher education.
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching on Tuesday announced that it would use a $460,000 grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to study the Carnegie Unit, which forms the basis of a time-based measurement of student learning. The credit hour calls for one credit per hour of faculty instruction and two hours of homework, on a weekly basis, over a 15-week semester.

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