"Creating an eBook online is no rocket science and anyone with the rudimentary knowledge of how to use internet can get his/her eBook up and viral in a couple of minutes provided the content part of it is already written in a word document. I find the typing and editing part the most difficult stage in this process; however, if you just want to set up a short ebook for your students then that would not take you much time.
Just a couple of weeks ago I shared here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning a list of great apps to use to create eBooks on iPad and I received several emails following that post and some of you asked for tutorials on this topic. Here is one of my favorite tutorials on how to create an eBook on iPad that I always recommend to my fellow teachers. Check it out below and share with us what you think of it. Enjoy"
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La Web 2.0 cuenta con una serie de herramientas que se pueden utilizar como recursos didácticos. Una de ellas es Paper.li que permite la creación de periódicos en línea que sirven para desarrollar la comprensión de lectura en formato digital, así como la expresión escrita, todo ello teniendo una audiencia real, lo que dota de mayor autenticidad y significado a las actividades que se propongan a los alumnos en las que se utilice esta herramienta.
Before the internet existed, humans had a very different concept of what “knowledge” was, says researcher David Weinberger. This concept was defined by the physical properties of the dominant medium for sharing information back then—paper—and the limitations it placed on this process. For instance, we’ve tended to think of knowledge as something that was orderly: organized neatly into chapters and books, and sorted on shelves in the library according to a rigorous classification system. We understood it as something that was filtered, with writers, editors, publishers, and curators making conscious decisions about what to include and what to leave out.
Esta sí que es una predicción realizada por Bill Gates, que recoge Chronicle of higher education: “Las universidades presenciales son mejores para las fiestas, pero cada vez van a ser menos importantes para el aprendizaje.
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Ando preparando una sesión de Social Media sobre marketing de contenidos para una importante empresa y recopilando estudios de actualidad al respecto, más allá de las tendencias 2013 que dejábamos hace unas semanas y el interesante estudio sobre la Sociedad de la Información 2013 de hace unos días. He encontrado el estudio de Nielsen social media 2012 del que extraer datos de actualidad...
A treasure trove of educational iPad apps from Educational Technology and Mobile Learning Blog's Pinterest board with more than 100 apps that teachers and educators can use. These apps cover a wide range of topics including, apps for kids, reading apps, writing apps, drawing apps, mindmapping apps, storytelling apps,video apps, audio apps, bookmarking apps, grading apps, presentation apps, cartoon making apps, and many more.