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Three-dimensional virtual worlds and distance l...

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Three-dimensional virtual worlds and distance learning: two case studies of Active Worlds as a medium for distance education on Second Life and other Virtual Worlds curated by CM Elias (Three-dimensional virtual worlds and distance learning: two...
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Augmented Reality Book Museum: Where Books Come to Life with Technology!

Augmented Reality Book Museum: Where Books Come to Life with Technology! | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Are you ready to transform traditional book reports into hands-on, interactive, tech-centered book reports?! If yes, then this is the product for you. This
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Special Issue of eLearning Papers just published on latest MOOC research

Special Issue of eLearning Papers just published on latest MOOC research | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

eLearning Papers Issue 37 is a special issue dedicated to the latest research on MOOCs (what is a MOOC?). The papers are based on the research contributions made to the recent European MOOCs Stakeholders Summit (EMOOCs2014).

 

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Dropout Prediction in MOOCs using Learner Activity Features

Encouraging Forum Participation in Online Courses with Collectivist, Individualist and Neutral Motivational Framings

Cultural Translation in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Characterizing Video Use in the Catalogue of MITx MOOCs

 

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Toward a Quality Model for UNED MOOCs

The Discrete Optimization MOOC: An Exploration in Discovery-Based Learning

Designing Your First MOOC from Scratch: Recommendations After Teaching “Digital Education of the Future”

Offering cMOOCs Collaboratively: The COER13 Experience from the Convenors’ Perspective

Mathematics Courses: Fostering Individuality Through EMOOCs

Analyzing Completion Rates in the First French xMOOC


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Half an Hour: Theories Related to Connectivism

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Interesting Times in Virtual Worlds

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Two major changes in Virtual Worlds are coming to light today. First of all, Rod Humble (aka Rodvik Linden in Second Life) left his post as CEO of Linden Lab last week. You can read fuller details...

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 14, 10:09 AM

Geeky-cool stuff! 

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The Top 50 Education Blogs Every Educator Should Know

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The Top 50 Education Blogs Every Teacher and Educator Should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on Learning*Education*Technology curated by Skip Zalneraitis (The Top 50 Education Blogs Every Teacher and Educator Should Know...

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321 Free Tools for Teachers

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Would you be interested in the ultimate list of free tools for teachers? At the following post you will found 321 Free Tools for Teachers separated in 18 educational technology categories. Enjoy!

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 10, 8:24 AM

Impressive list! 

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Free Technology for Teachers: ShareDrop Offers Any Easy Way to Transfer Files Between Devices

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Delving into participants’ profiles and use of social tools in MOOCs

This paper presents an in-depth empirical analysis of a nine-week MOOC. This analysis provides novel results regarding participants’ profiles and use of built-in and external social tools. The results served to detect seven participants’ patterns and conclude that the forum was the social tool preferred to contribute to the MOOC.

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Instructionism, Constructionism and Connectivism: Epistomologies and Their Implied Pedagogies

Instructionism, Constructionism and Connectivism: Epistomologies and Their Implied Pedagogies | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

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Perla Ronchi's curator insight, April 10, 12:29 PM

Sharing ideas and contents!

Kirsten Wilson's curator insight, April 11, 5:51 PM

This covers a lot of things in education including maker-spaces.  A great read as we move forward as progressive educators.

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Games Based Learning – Making it Happen

How can teachers ensure that their investment in games based learning (GBL) delivers desired learning outcomes? This article looks at five aspects of GBL that ought to be considered when introducing GBL into the ...

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 9, 7:48 AM

Good stuff! 

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MOOCs: The Future of College Education?

MOOCs: The Future of College Education? | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
The world of online education got a major boost last week when Coursera, the two-year-old startup that provides open courses online, named a former Yale University President as its new chief execut...

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Fina Gallego's curator insight, April 4, 7:46 AM

Educación universitaria

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When Will AR Replace the Fitting Room?

When Will AR Replace the Fitting Room? | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Activations from digital signage to augmented reality encourage shoppers to browse broader collections and try inventories on -- without the dressing room.

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The MOOC News

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The MOOC News, by myweb2learn: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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akeover for New Zealand’s eLearning Guidelines | Scoop News

akeover for New Zealand’s eLearning Guidelines | Scoop News | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Makeover for New Zealand’s eLearning Guidelines offers better support for tertiary online teaching and learning
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Theories of Learning. Connectivism: A new type of learning for the digital age
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Fueling a Personalized Learning Revolution

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Seven New Rules for Interacting With Technology

Seven New Rules for Interacting With Technology | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
With smartphones, social media, sensor networks, robotics, virtual worlds, and big data analysis, our relationship with technology is becoming more and more intimate: We are becoming techno-people, or cyborgs. These changes are a subset of the Information Revolution, which in a new report my colleagues and I have termed the...
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37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow: blended learning, elearning, digital tools, khan academy, youtube (37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow http://t.co/UpomdHQdYm via...

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 2, 8:11 AM

Another handy list. 

Steve Vaitl's curator insight, April 3, 9:16 AM

For my teaching friends. Some you likely know others you may not. Nice list of technology resources for teaching.

 

Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, April 4, 12:25 PM

Thank you for sharing.

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Brainstorm in Progress: Connectivism, Neuroscience, and Education

Brainstorm in Progress: Connectivism, Neuroscience, and Education | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

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Connie Anderson's curator insight, April 13, 2:59 PM

Music, music, music!! I will trust the current researchers at two well-known universities. www.brainvolts.northwestern.edu/‎

Just look at all the most recent findings ranging all the way from pre-schoolers to the elderly. Let's read about their research, their conclusions, and then go practice our instruments of choice! :-)

Philippe-Didier Gauthier's curator insight, April 13, 3:09 PM
#Apprenance Connectivism, Neuroscience, and EducationI have never been comfortable with proclamations by educators or scientists (and yes, there is a difference) about how the brain works..... (suite à lire sur le site..)
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5 Steps To A Synced Classroom

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Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality: What are the differences and similarities? - Tech Times

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Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality: What are the differences and similarities?
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When it comes to augmented reality, we're looking at something that has found more success in the consumer space when compared to virtual reality.

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7 Online Tools for Creating Charts & Diagrams |...

7 Online Tools for Creating Charts & Diagrams |... | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
"Through the Free Technology for Teachers Facebook page I recently received a request for some suggested online chart creation tools..." (Really like the Lucidchart tool.

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, April 7, 8:36 AM

Now it's time to make some infographics! ;)

Henrik Safegaard - Cloneartist's curator insight, April 8, 2:57 AM

Lucidchart is an easy tool to use to create flowcharts, mindmaps, and graphic organizers. Lucidchart offers a simple drag and drop interface for creating flow charts, organizational charts, mind maps, and other types of diagrams. To create with Lucidchart just select elements from the menus and drag them to the canvas.

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Special Issue of eLearning Papers just published on latest MOOC research

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5 Indispensable Tips to Be a More Productive eLearning Project Manager

5 Indispensable Tips to Be a More Productive eLearning Project Manager | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Proficient project managers in eLearning or any other industry naturally want to be productive. Here's some indispensable tips to be more productive
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