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Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn

Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Born to learn is a fun, thought-provoking series of animations that illustrate ground-breaking new discoveries about how humans learn...
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Free online textbooks, with conditions

Free online textbooks, with conditions | Educational Media | Scoop.it
A free online education provider announces a deal to provide free access to selected textbooks.
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Can Gamification Save Our Broken Education System? - Forbes

Can Gamification Save Our Broken Education System? - Forbes | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Putting the future of education in the hands of entrepreneurs.

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Introduction to Slide Design: 7 Rules for Creating Effective Slides

The 7 rules for creating effective slides include 1) slides are not documents; 2) picture superiority effect; 3) slides should be simple; 4) slides must have unity...


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Gust MEES's curator insight, February 12, 2013 9:13 AM

Check it out, very interesting...

 

Schreib-Lounge's curator insight, February 13, 2013 2:07 AM

Müsste eigentlich Pflichtlektüre sein für alle, die Powerpoint oder Keyword starten :-)

ElizabethHS's curator insight, February 15, 2013 10:28 AM

Tried but true information. Might be useful to give to intermediate+ students who are preparing presentations.

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Looking Back At 2012's Best Branding

Looking Back At 2012's Best Branding | Educational Media | Scoop.it
To find out the biggest trend in branding, look no further than Microsoft’s streamlined parallelogram logo, NASA’s new, out-of-this-world identity, Wikipedia’s morphing mark with 3.2 million possible permutations, and American Airlines’ hyper-cool,...
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A real person, a lot like you

From the book "Anything You Want" - by Derek Sivers http://sivers.org/real...

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Not Quite Right: Instructional Technology & The Business Model

Not Quite Right: Instructional Technology & The Business Model | Educational Media | Scoop.it
These are heady days for digital higher education. For advocates of all-things-digital, myself included, it appears we’ve earned our permanent place at the table. Whether fully online, blended or...
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Content Strategy for Digital Higher Ed

Content Strategy for Digital Higher Ed | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Instructional content in higher education used to be a simple matter: the Instructor selected textbooks, maybe put together a set of badly photocopied readings, and added his or her own …
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Business Models for Digital Content: A Perspective from UK Higher E...

Presentation by Catherine Grout about a perspective on business models for digital content from UK Higher Education and on the work of the Strategic Content Al...
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Why Education Publishing Is Big Business

Why Education Publishing Is Big Business | Educational Media | Scoop.it
On the heels of Apple's big education and iBooks event, it's worth taking a quick snapshot of the education publishing industry as it stands...

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Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn

Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Born to learn is a fun, thought-provoking series of animations that illustrate ground-breaking new discoveries about how humans learn...
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The Economist - Maker movement is more than just digital quilting

The Economist - Maker movement is more than just digital quilting | Educational Media | Scoop.it


It is easy to laugh at the idea that hobbyists with 3D printers will change the world. But the original industrial revolution grew out of piecework done at home, and look what became of the clunky computers of the 1970s. The maker movement is worth watching.


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MITx: The Next Chapter for University Credentialing? | Inside Higher Ed

MITx: The Next Chapter for University Credentialing? | Inside Higher Ed | Educational Media | Scoop.it

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Educational Media Example: Scale of the Universe

Educational Media Example: Scale of the Universe | Educational Media | Scoop.it
I'm always interested in sharing examples of educational media. The field, such that it is, has a long way to go. But the potential of sophisticated educational media is extraordinary and will (e...
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Apax Loads Up on Cengage Debt

Apax Loads Up on Cengage Debt | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Apax Partners has purchased more than $800 million in Cengage Learning debt, making it both the main owner and a major creditor of the struggling textbook publisher.
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Boundless challenges textbook publishers to trial over OER

Boundless challenges textbook publishers to trial over OER | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Last week Boundless, a Boston startup that recreates expensive college textbooks using free content from Creative Commons and Open Educational Resources (OER), announced it would fight the good fig...

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Study Shows How Classroom Design Affects Student Learning

Study Shows How Classroom Design Affects Student Learning | Educational Media | Scoop.it
As debate over education reform sizzles, and as teachers valiantly continue trying to do more with less, a new study suggests that it might be worth diverting at least a little attention from what’s going on in classrooms to how those spaces are...

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The 200 Best Graphic, App & Web Design Tools & Resources (Categorized) | DailyTekk

The 200 Best Graphic, App & Web Design Tools & Resources (Categorized) | DailyTekk | Educational Media | Scoop.it

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Josh Keller: Interactive Graphics

Josh Keller: Interactive Graphics | Educational Media | Scoop.it

Josh, I’ve long been a fan of the information graphics that you’ve produced for the Chronicle. What do you see as the value and purpose for creating these kinds of materials for readers?

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22 free tools for data visualization and analysis

22 free tools for data visualization and analysis | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Make your data sing. We look at 22 free tools that will help you use visualization and analysis to turn your data into informative, engaging graphics.
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New Classrooms Innovation Partners

New Classrooms Innovation Partners | Educational Media | Scoop.it

New Classrooms Announces Launch

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Rachael Herrscher: The Evolution of Publishing

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New Contexts for Educational Content

New Contexts for Educational Content | Educational Media | Scoop.it
To a considerable extent, value is shaped by context.

We attribute value and meaning to people, objects and other things on the basis of the circumstances in which we experience them. Art is the...
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A List Apart: Articles: An Important Time for Design

A List Apart: Articles: An Important Time for Design | Educational Media | Scoop.it

Design is on a roll. Client services are experiencing a major uptick in demand, seasoned design professionals are abandoning client work in favor of entrepreneurship, and designer-co-founded startups such as Kickstarter and Airbnb are taking center stage. It’s becoming increasingly difficult to ignore the fact that design has a massive role to play in the evolution of the web and the next generation of web products.

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Can Experimentation Help Print Compete with Digital?

Can Experimentation Help Print Compete with Digital? | Educational Media | Scoop.it
Few print publishers have attempted interesting experiments that go beyond the mere bound book. This is a lost opportunity. (Can Experimentation Help Print Compete with Digital?
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A Conversation With Susan Whitmer, Education Design Expert

A Conversation With Susan Whitmer, Education Design Expert | Educational Media | Scoop.it
The latest installment in our ongoing series of exchanges with experts on the subjects of health, design, food, travel, and sustainability...
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