Nicky Hockly: I’ve attended a lot of conferences this year. Attending talks and plenaries is a wonderful opportunity for my own professional development, and I often get to see excellent presenters in action. During the past few months, I’ve been keeping notes on what makes some of these conference presentations so engaging (and others less so). Here’s a 1-minute guide to being a good conference presenter.
Como formas de aproximarnos a la educación a distancia considerada como objeto de estudio, y tras describir brevemente qué entendemos por saberes práctico y técnico en los dos posts anteriores, hoy me referiré, con más brevedad aún, al saber científico.
Esta forma de acercarnos al saber sería, en extremo, demostrativa, necesaria, rigurosamente lógica y, en fin, deducida a partir de los primeros principios evidentes por sí mismos...
El mundo educativo, especialmente la Educación Superior, se ha visto sacudido desde hace unos meses por la irrupción de los MOOC, especialmente a partir de la repercusión mediática del curso abierto sobre Inteligencia Artificial de la Universidad de Stanford.
O que sucede quando estamos a dormir? Como se armazenam as memórias? Onde é que acontece o orgasmo? Os mais recentes estudos do cérebro mostram que este órgão é em definitivo o maestro que rege todos os comportamentos.
Webinar has become most popular method for communicating your idea to large audience. Numbers of webinars are rapidly expanding, but quality is getting affected. Webinar is all about recording presentations so that people could review it later. Affecting quality doesn’t mean that your presentation quality will be deteriorated; it is in the sense of providing information...
This is a tutorial for an advanced Powerpoint animation technique that shows a city at night with moving cars and blinking lights. It was done in PPT 2010 but can be done in other versions as well, since the effects used are not very complicated.
You can also use this technique a variety of other ways -- Christmas lights, fireflies, stars in the sky, electric signs -- and I'm sure in many other way...
Professores enaltecem melhoria das condições sociais e de trabalho dos quadrosAngolaPressNdalatando - Os quadros do sector da educação no Kwanza Norte manifestaram-se, nesta sexta-feira, satisfeitos com as acções levadas a cabo pelo Executivo provincial...
Prezi: Prezi Desktop is a presentation software for Windows and Mac giving you all the power of Prezi without needing an internet connection. Start your prezi online or off, work on your desktop, then upload your prezis to the cloud (only if you want to) to access remotely or to securely share your ideas with anyone.
If you want to create engaging eLearning courses you should start considering one main factor: relevance. This means creating compelling courses that speak directly to your audience.
In eLearning, creating relevant and meaningful experiences for your target audience has always been the best way to capture learners. On the contrary, if your learners have no interest in your course, the information you have sent will convey very little value and success...
Wibbitz is a text-to-video platform that can automatically turn any text-based article, post or feed into a short video. Using Wibbitz almost any article, post or feed on the web can be instantly turned into a short video clip.
Here are four very powerful videos from the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub that are guaranteed to make you think hard about learning, teaching, and schooling. You can watch them all in less than half an hour.
Prezi, a popular alternative to Microsoft PowerPoint and other presentation applications, launched a new version of its interface today. The company, which is advised by Jack Dorsey, also announced that it has passed the 15 million user milestone.
For those not familiar, Prezi uses a map-like metaphor for creating presentations instead of a slideshow metaphor. This makes it possible to create non-linear presentations, or presentations that use spatial metaphors for organizing ideas, like mind maps...
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Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.