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3D immersive virtual worlds in higher education...

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3D immersive virtual worlds in higher education: an Australian and New Zealand scoping study Delgamo, Barney; Lee, Mark J. W.; Carlson, Lauren; Gregory, Sueand Tynan, Belinda(2010). 3D immersive virtu...
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The Blockchain Revolution and Higher Education

The Blockchain Revolution and Higher Education | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
The blockchain provides a rich, secure, and transparent platform on which to create a global network for higher learning. This Internet of value can help to reinvent higher education in a way the Internet of information alone could not.
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10 Creative Ways To Use Video in Your School - Flipped Learning Network Hub

10 Creative Ways To Use Video in Your School - Flipped Learning Network Hub | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

Why use video? They say “a picture is worth a thousand words”. So, at 24 frames a second, a 2 minute video is worth 2,880,000 words. So, without further ado… 10. Subject Selection Evening. Every year, parents pile into schools to hear about the subjects on offer. Teachers speak to large groups of parents and …

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Flipped Educator Spotlight: Natalee Stotz - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Flipped Educator Spotlight: Natalee Stotz - Flipped Learning Network Hub | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
For this installment of the Flipping Learning Network’s Educator Spotlight, I hung out with educator Natalee Stotz, Director of High School Education, who also simultaneously teaches multiple subjects and grades at Windham Christian Academy in Maine. Natalee was one of the first people I connected with when I joined the Flipped Learning community, and even though …
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Visually impaired learners to get specialised tablet

Visually impaired learners to get specialised tablet | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

The government will soon roll out specialised tablets to cater for visually impaired pupils, ICT’s Director of programmes Paul Rono has said. He said the tablets would be equipped with braille materia

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Tween Tech offers girls reasons to love science

Tween Tech offers girls reasons to love science | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Yamylette Rojas, 14, of Atlantic City couldn’t pick just one thing she liked best about Friday’s Tween Tech workshops at Stockton University.

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Here’s How We Can Reinvent the Classroom for the Digital Age

Here’s How We Can Reinvent the Classroom for the Digital Age | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
When I was in elementary school, about 50 years ago, teachers used to stand in front of a class of 40 or 50 children and write on a blackboard with chalk. To make sure the material was absorbed, the teacher asked occasional questions and assigned lots of homework. If students discussed their homework or helped …
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7 collaboration tools for the modern classroom

7 collaboration tools for the modern classroom | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

Technology and interactive tools can help support students as they develop expand their collaboration skills.

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New Google Classroom Features Focus on Individual Instruction

New Google Classroom Features Focus on Individual Instruction | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Earlier today Google added some new features to Google Classroom . The most notable of the new features is the option to give assignment
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Thinking inside the box: putting digital learning in any classroom

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How a Trump administration could back revolutionary education technology

How a Trump administration could back revolutionary education technology | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
ln the years ahead, learning and working with computers and other technology will only grow in importance.
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Digital Badging in the MOOC Space

Digital Badging in the MOOC Space | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

Over the past year, the University of Notre Dame's Kaneb Center for Teaching & Learning and the Office of Digital Learning designed five different Credly Open Badges across three edX MOOCs and issued them to 233 learners around the globe. Here they share what they discovered.

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creativeHE community – Communauté – Google+

creativeHE community – Communauté – Google+ | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

A warm welcome to the online community for #creativeHE. Our course site sits within P2pU and you can find a link to this below.

Next facilitated iteration 16-20 January 2017 >>> Join us!

The community is available all year round. Please continue engaging with each other, sharing ideas and creative explorations and dilemmas.


Freedom, flexibility and choice, as well as collaboration and support were desirable, are key characteristics of #creativeHE

This open course is an extension of a PgCert/MA unit at MMU which we have opened up to enable wider discussions and collaborations which will be of value for all of us.

For general questions, please use the Helpline.

The cafe is for social stuff.


Thank you for all your support!

The #creativeHE team

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Dealing with a 'Culture of Fear'—Administrators on PD in the Age of Blended Learning (EdSurge News)

Dealing with a 'Culture of Fear'—Administrators on PD in the Age of Blended Learning (EdSurge News) | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

It’s pretty clear that very few people in education enjoy those typical sit-and-get professional development sessions. And when blended learning gets thrown into the mix, the situation gets even more complicated—what happens when educators seem afraid of products? Who should deliver PD, the administ

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Flexible sections; Flexible teaching: A Moodle Plugin Review - Moodle.com

So you’re adding content to your Moodle course and you want to display it in an organised, methodical way. Course sections work fine but each section has a lot of content, and you don’t feel it’s appropriate to split your course into more sections. So you try using labels as subheadings and that’s OK – …
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The Flip Side with Jon Bergmann on BAM Radio Network

Nanocasting Radio Network is property of Jackstreet Media the leading new madia company that developed the Nanocasting system for hypertargeting an audience and delivering information directly to those who are most interested in it. The system combines traditional radio broadcasting, affiliate marketing and a network of over 10,000 nanocasting radio affiliates to deliver the right message to the right people around the world

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​What Makes a Smart Course ‘Smart’? (EdSurge News)

​What Makes a Smart Course ‘Smart’? (EdSurge News) | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

In the technology world, “smart” is often synonymous with “better” or “more advanced.” We speak of smartwatches, smartphones, and smart TVs. These are smart because they can connect to the internet and generally do more, or do something better, than their traditional, often analog counterparts.

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Transformation

We envision an education system where learning transcends the traditional school calendar and setting. We envision a system where students progress base

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Mobile lab encourages students to 'figure things out'

Mobile lab encourages students to 'figure things out' | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

COLUMBUS — The makers are coming to a school classroom, hallway or library near you — with the arrival of Nebraska Public Power District’s STEM Connections Lab.

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10 Benefits Of Inquiry-Based Learning -

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10 Benefits Of Inquiry-Based Learning by TeachThought Staff Inquiry-based learning is a term that educators and parents alike hear bandied abou

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Metacognition and Physics, a Fun Flipped Duo - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Metacognition and Physics, a Fun Flipped Duo - Flipped Learning Network Hub | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

This week for our flipclass chat session is about how we incorporate metacognition, or think about how they think.  I like this topic because it is something I feel I do quite well.  I have always verbally modeled this i

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New program gets students excited about coding

New program gets students excited about coding | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

To celebrate Computer Science Education Week, students at Topeka Collegiate School spent an afternoon learning how to code.

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Introducing ... the Inaugural Episode of the Flipped Educators Spotlight Series! - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Introducing ... the Inaugural Episode of the Flipped Educators Spotlight Series! - Flipped Learning Network Hub | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it

Welcome to Episode 1 of the Flipped Educator Spotlight Series! We are delighted to share this, the first episode in what we intend to be an ongoing series. In the Flipped Educator Spotlight video interviews, we will talk with educators who are practitioners of flipped learning, and explore their experiences, tips, tools, observations, etc. Learn …

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Epistemology of Connectivism - Slideshow


Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
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Michael Sankey's curator insight, November 20, 2016 4:25 PM
Love the way Stephen unpacks this for us in this presentation.
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, November 25, 2016 11:11 AM
Epistemology of Connectivism - Slideshow
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Breakout EDU: 10 Things to Know - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Breakout EDU: 10 Things to Know - Flipped Learning Network Hub | eVirtual Learning | Scoop.it
Breakout EDU is “a platform for immersive learning games”   Breakout EDU is highly engaging for all ages In Breakout EDU, participants work together to find and solve clues around the room to open each of the locks.  As soon as students see the locked box, they are immediately driven by the challenge to get it …
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