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An exploration how technology can facilitate on-learning environments
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A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links | The Upside Learning Blog

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links | The Upside Learning Blog | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Interesting Mobile Learning links with referances to mlearning, performance support, ‘just-in-time, BYOD etc.
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becool's curator insight, July 1, 2013 7:21 AM

Voor wie zich met mobiel leren bezig houdt.

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5 (less traditional) ways to create and share knowledge online

5 (less traditional) ways to create and share knowledge online | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The communication of knowledge and ideas is intrinsic to the human condition. Our earliest ancestors had a rich oral tradition, through which they passed on what they knew about the world, often across great distances.
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MOOC Around the World - Our Global List of Distance Learning Resources, Part 2 - moocnewsandreviews.com

MOOC Around the World - Our Global List of Distance Learning Resources, Part 2 - moocnewsandreviews.com | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Join us on the second leg of a journey to discover all the distance learning resources in the wider MOOC world beyond the major American providers.
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Ian McVitty's curator insight, October 20, 2013 10:28 AM

MOOCS won't just go away :-)

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Students stuck in remote parts? There's an app for that

Students stuck in remote parts? There's an app for that | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Distance learning programmes are handing out iPads to help students stay on course
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Shawn Read's comment, May 14, 2013 11:34 AM
No problem Michel
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SoundCloud - Hear the world’s sounds

Explore the largest community of artists, bands, podcasters and creators of music & audio
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Peer Learning, Online Learning, MOOCs, and Me: Response to the Chronicle of Higher Education | HASTAC

Peer Learning, Online Learning, MOOCs, and Me: Response to the Chronicle of Higher Education | HASTAC | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
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In This Online University, Students Do the Teaching as Well as the Learning

In This Online University, Students Do the Teaching as Well as the Learning | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
As free online courses draw students to star professors at prestigious colleges, Peer 2 Peer University asks whether instructors are needed at all.
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Faculty Backlash Grows Against Online Partnerships

Faculty Backlash Grows Against Online Partnerships | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Faculty at several colleges have pushed back against online teaching collaborations with outside vendors, saying they want to use technology on their own terms.
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Learning to ‘run a MOOC’

There are more learner interactivity options available than multiple–choice questions and ‘drag and drop’ responses, says Bob Little.
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Colleges Adapt Online Courses to Ease Burden

Colleges Adapt Online Courses to Ease Burden | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Educators are harnessing online materials to meet the toughest challenges in higher education: giving more students access to college, and helping them graduate on time.
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Khan Academy is an Indictment of Education

The fact that TED, Bill Gates, and the media love Khan Academy shows the failure of education. Khan Academy looks great because our country has reduced teaching and learning to preparing students t...
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@ TheHubEdu.com

@ TheHubEdu.com | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it

Collect your educational experiences & course content…

Connect with others in your field of study…

Collaborate by sharing content across your academic network…


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Rules Of Engagement: How Students Can Learn Well And Do Good

Rules Of Engagement: How Students Can Learn Well And Do Good | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Engaged learning, in which students do hands-on work as part of the curriculum, is on the rise in higher education, with major benefits for students, their future employers, and their communities.
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Ga. Tech to Offer a MOOC-Like Online Master's Degree, at Low Cost

Ga. Tech to Offer a MOOC-Like Online Master's Degree, at Low Cost | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The university and Udacity are partners in the project, with support from AT&T. Degree-seeking students will have to apply and will pay about $7,000.
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5 Trends Guiding Future 'Changemaker Universities'

5 Trends Guiding Future 'Changemaker Universities' | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
In this post Julie H. Sullivan, the executive vice president and provost of the University of San Diego, shares the trends reshaping higher education.
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A two minute video shows the power of using Peer Instruction to flip your classroom

A two minute video shows the power of using Peer Instruction to flip your classroom | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Looking for ways to engage your students during class time in a flipped classroom? Something that addresses the wide diversity of preparation among students in your class and works to improve stude...
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Collaborative education featuring peer-to-peer learning will become a bigger reality and will challenge the lecture format | Pew Internet & American Life Project

Collaborative education featuring peer-to-peer learning will become a bigger reality and will challenge the lecture format | Pew Internet & American Life Project
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How to scale peer learning online

How to scale peer learning online | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Helping people learn with each other is the most important thing for P2PU to get right. In a few weeks we will be launching "Webmaking 101" to try new ways of helping (many) more people learn toget...
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Video for Learning: An Evolution

Video for Learning: An Evolution | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
To professionalize learning video we need to synthesize the rules of both instructional design and visual grammar to be able to consistently deliver content that aids learning.
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In Learning, the Lasting Value of Place

In Learning, the Lasting Value of Place | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Online education will be part of the future, but on-site instruction brings benefits beyond the obvious.
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Live Polling of Your Students with Poll Everywhere - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Live Polling of Your Students with Poll Everywhere - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
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The Policy of BYOD: Considerations for Higher Education (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

The Policy of BYOD: Considerations for Higher Education (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
EDUCAUSE Review Online
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Khan Academy: The future of education?

Khan Academy: The future of education? | Distance Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Khan Academy and its free online educational videos are moving into the classroom and across the world. Their goal: to revolutionize how we teach and learn.
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