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Maps as storytelling tools | Experiencias de aprendizaje

Maps as storytelling tools | Experiencias de aprendizaje | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
I love maps. Seriously. I can't remember a time when I didn't love maps. I spent countless hours during my growing up summers in the cool basement, browsing through boxes of old National Geographic...
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The Flipped Classroom: A Student’s Perspective

The Flipped Classroom: A Student’s Perspective | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
This post is being cross-published on the Pearson Education Blog We know how critical the dialogue between the teacher and the student is, and how easily communication can be a breakthrough or a br...
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Disrupción: A crear nuestra propia educación.-

Disrupción: A crear nuestra propia educación.- | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

La receta mágica de un currículo escalonado impuesto a todo el mundo ya no está rindiendo los grandes frutos del pasado. Para mí eso es una salida pedagógica muy sencilla, porque hacerlo con la complejidad que exige nuestra sociedad le resulta a la gerencia un gasto exuberante que podría atentar contra sus horizontes de jubilación. La educación del siglo 21 no ya no funciona con currículos uniformes, compartimientos encapsulados en filas, horarios definidos, clases magistrales, test estandarizados metodologías y recursos instruccionales de antaño. El punto es que la sociedad de hoy ya no es lineal ni tampoco le tiene confianza a las estructuras burocráticas tradicionales. La sociedad de hoy es una altamente compleja que necesita soluciones universales y adaptadas a sus necesidades particulares.


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Hugo Reyes's curator insight, March 15, 2013 7:26 PM

Un poco de lectura y análisis no esta demás.

 

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EDUCAUSE Live! - The Horizon Report in Action | EDUCAUSE.edu

Wondering what’s new in mobiles, electronic books, learning analytics, and other emerging technology areas? Join Malcolm Brown and Veronica Diaz of the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative as they review the Horizon Report and examine how the report’s findings can be put to work at your institution. During this live hour and a half webinar, they’ll review various emerging technologies likely to have a significant impact on teaching and learning and creative expression over the next five years. They’ll also highlight how institutions across the world are implementing these technologies. The Horizon Report is an annual publication of the Horizon Project, a joint undertaking of the ELI and the New Media Consortium.

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MOOCs: Coursera, edX, Futurelearn and Udacity - University profiles | Justin Menard - LISTedTECH

MOOCs: Coursera, edX, Futurelearn and Udacity - University profiles | Justin Menard - LISTedTECH | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

With Coursera and edX both announced this week they are doubling the number of universities partners, I decided to update the data. I also added another MOOC: Futurelearn

One more thing that was added to the visualisation is the average University World Ranking by MOOCs.


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Top Free Classes's comment, March 7, 2013 10:55 PM
Thanks!
GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC's curator insight, March 8, 2013 7:45 AM

Ackn. Justin Menard - interest in Rankings by MOOCs and Uni's

Justin Menard's comment, May 7, 2013 8:59 PM
I have updated the visualisation with the most recent information, added 2 new Moocs and 5 more world university rankings

We now have 6 MOOCs in the Viz: Coursera, edX, Futurelearn, Iversity, OpenEd and Udacity
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California Shifts the Ground Under Higher Education - The Conversation - The Chronicle of Higher Education

California Shifts the Ground Under Higher Education - The Conversation - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

California is home to two of the most important things happening in higher education, one good, one bad. The good thing is the rapid advancement of cheap and free online courses offered by companies like Udacity and Coursera. The bad thing is the catastrophic failure of California lawmakers to provide enough money to support basic access to foundational courses at community colleges. Today the state Senate’s president pro tem, Darrell Steinberg, will announce a bill that essentially tries to use the one to fix the other. This groundbreaking initiative has broad implications for the nature, financing, and regulation of higher education

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Hackpad in Education

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Hackpad is a new wiki-tool that lets your students edit pages simultaneous. Free and easy to use. Read the guide, and start using Hackpad in Education with a background in pedagogical reflections


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André Manssen's curator insight, March 14, 2013 2:57 PM

Een gratis wiki.

Erik Devlies's comment, April 4, 2013 11:34 AM
www.edidaktik.dk is een goeie website, idd. Wist niet dat je die ook volgde.
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Curation for Teachers [Infographic]

Curation for Teachers [Infographic] | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
In Professional Learning in the Digital Age: The Educator's Guide to User-Generated Learning, Kristen Swanson shows educators how to enhance their pro...

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Rosie Peel's curator insight, June 8, 2013 3:07 AM

This is very insightful when creating an effective, authentic and reliable curation collection.  It is resources like this one that I feel will benefit others in their teaching and learning journey.

Dorothy Minor's curator insight, July 8, 2013 3:29 PM

This infographic provides insight into showing how to enhance learning. Critical thinking is an important skill in today's world. Students need encouragement in taking ownership of their own learning. We can find ways to encourage students from this link.

Daniel Jimenez Zulic's curator insight, August 3, 2013 12:04 PM

Ya en el esquema se ve como ir mejorando la practica, seleccion y calificacion de los sitios y contenidos.

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Google Reader is dying, but we have five worthy alternatives

Google Reader is dying, but we have five worthy alternatives | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
With Google Reader on its way out, many users will be in need of a replacement for their RSS subscriptions. Here's a roundup of what we think are the best alternatives available. Read this article by Jaymar Cabebe on CNET.
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Official Blog: A second spring of cleaning

We’re living in a new kind of computing environment. Everyone has a device, sometimes multiple devices. It’s been a long time since we have had this rate of change—it probably hasn’t happened since the birth of personal computing 40 years ago. To make the most of these opportunities, we need to focus—otherwise we spread ourselves too thin and lack impact. So today we’re announcing some more closures, bringing the total to 70 features or services closed since our spring cleaning began in 2011...

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Best Presentation Software And Tools | PowerPoint Presentation

Best Presentation Software And Tools | PowerPoint Presentation | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

When it comes to presentations, there are many desktop and mobile apps, add-ins, web servicesand web apps available, however finding the right mix of tools and apps for presenting your content is the key. In this post we will provide you with a compilation for various commercial and free presentation software and tools that you can use for creating amazing presentations


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4 herramientas online para convertir HTML en PDF - elWebmaster.com

4 herramientas online para convertir HTML en PDF - elWebmaster.com | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
Noticias, Articulos, Tutoriales, Trucos y Tips para Webmasters

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14 Things Online Trainers Need to Stop Doing

14 Things Online Trainers Need to Stop Doing | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
Did you know Henry Ford rolled out the Ford Model T roughly twenty years after the modern automobile was invented? Wouldn’t you like to get in on an industry that early? Well, guess what? Right now, as I write this, you are.

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Learn to Code for Free With These 10 Online Resources

Learn to Code for Free With These 10 Online Resources | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
We've rounded up 10 places on the Internet that teach coding through video tutorials, games and quizzes.
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Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness

Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
Just in time to celebrate Open Education Week, here comes a new initiative, the School of Open, a learning environment focused on increasing our understanding of “openness” and the benefits it brings to creativity and education in the digital age.

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Marta Torán's curator insight, March 15, 2013 2:40 PM

Una iniciativa de Creative Commons y  la P2PU para aprender y compartir sobre el concepto de "lo Abierto", los Derechos de Autor, la colaboración....

Raúl Luna's curator insight, March 15, 2013 6:26 PM

Una inciativa focalizada en difundir y profundizar la comprensión de la importancia de los bienes culturales abiertos.

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Catarina Mota: Play with smart materials | Video on TED.com

Ink that conducts electricity; a window that turns from clear to opaque at the flip of a switch; a jelly that makes music. All this stuff exists, and Catarina Mota says: It's time to play with it.
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The Real Winners of the Coming Revolution in Higher Education - Forbes

The Real Winners of the Coming Revolution in Higher Education - Forbes | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
This article is by Bruce Guile, president and co-founder of Course Gateway, an online education consultancy, and David Teece, executive director of the Institute of Business Innovation at the University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of...
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A Quicker Path to College Credit for Students Mired in Remedial Courses - Students - The Chronicle of Higher Education

A Quicker Path to College Credit for Students Mired in Remedial Courses - Students - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
A developmental math program unveiled by the Carnegie Foundation shows promise of helping students get past courses that keep many from graduating.
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5 Methods for Developing Problem-Solving Skills > Eye On Education

5 Methods for Developing Problem-Solving Skills > Eye On Education | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, March 13, 2013 10:25 PM

Check out this infographic that provides five methods for developing problem-solving skills. Try out:

* Brainstorming with a Twist

* Word Association

* Inkblot (Rorschat Test) and this is a bit different than you might expect

* Solute vs Solution

* Gallery Walk

The names above do not do justice to the activity that you would so with your students...so click through to the post to learn more!

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 14, 2013 6:41 PM

Critical thinking on the run!  I love this idea to share with your students in groups.  Collaboration, word association and problem solving on the spot!  Love it!

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Aprender a enseñar en la práctica: procesos de innovación y prácticas de formación en la educación secundaria

Aprender a enseñar en la práctica: procesos de innovación y prácticas de formación en la educación secundaria | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
La profesión docente actual requiere una formación que incluya, por supuesto, el conocimiento de lo que queremos enseñar, el amor por el saber, pero además el amor por ayudar a aprender, lo que requiere saberes, habilidades y actitudes...

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Tesis Doctoral: La incorporación de la TIC en forma transversal al currículo...


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How Fast Is Twitter Growing? - Edudemic

How Fast Is Twitter Growing? - Edudemic | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
The results are in. How fast is Twitter growing you may wonder? A look at new information sheds some light on the meteoric rise and usage.
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ExamTime – Mapas mentales, tests, fichas… herramientas para estudiantes y profesores

ExamTime – Mapas mentales, tests, fichas… herramientas para estudiantes y profesores | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it
Fantástico proyecto el que descubrimos hoy para alimentar la categoría de herramientas académicas. Se trata de examtime.es, una web que puede ayudar a
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Etnografía virtual para analizar la nueva sociedad digital

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Resumen : Evolución de algunas técnicas clásicas de investigación y su impacto en la comprensión de la nueva sociedad digital en la que vivimos (etnografía)

 
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luiy's curator insight, April 22, 2013 8:38 AM

¿Cómo nos ayuda la etnografía a innovar y a desarrollar un buen servicio?

La gran ventaja que nos proporciona la etnografía es que nos permite explorar de manera directa como interactúan las personas con los objetos. A la hora de realizar una investigación para poder conocer cómo se comportan los usuarios al utilizar un servicio o producto, una sola técnica de investigación no nos permite obtener toda la información que nos interesa, ya que no podemos dejar de tener en cuenta algunos aspectos como:

La comunicación no verbal ya que todos los sonidos, gestos y movimientos corporales complementan el lenguaje verbal.Convencionalismos, ya que no todas las personas expresan de manera correcta lo que quieren transmitir porque pueden estar influenciados por ideas o creencias.El entorno en el que se mueven las personas analizadas.

 

 Lo que la gente dice, lo que la gente hace y lo que la gente dice que hace son cosas completamente diferentes; señala la antropóloga Margaret Mead

Gracias a la etnografía, que aplica técnicas como las entrevistas y la observación podemos conocer de manera completa cuáles son los usos, deseos, frustraciones y opiniones de las personas acerca de un servicio o de un objeto determinado.Con toda la información obtenida durante el proceso de investigación  conoceremos mejor el tipo de personas que van a utilizar nuestro producto y partiendo de esta base podremos desarrollar un buen diseño.

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El valor de la ciencia.-

El valor de la ciencia.- | Aprendiendo a Distancia | Scoop.it

Estoy convencido de que cuando un científico exami­na problemas no científicos puede ser tan listo o tan tonto como cualquier prójimo, y de que cuando habla de un asunto no científico, puede sonar igual de ingenuo que cualquier persona no impuesta en la materia. Dado que la cuestión del valor de la ciencia no es una cuestión científica, esta charla estará dedicada a demostrar la tesis que acabo de exponer... predicando con el ejemplo.


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