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The latest news on e-learning, m-learning, and social media in education
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Joseph Rene Corbeil, Ed.D.

Joseph Rene Corbeil, Ed.D. | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

Welcome to the Educational Technology News site. I have been involved in technology and distance education for over 30 years. Research interests include best practices in elearning and mobile learning. I am currently researching effectiveness of social media for enhancing social presence and teacher immediacy in elearning environments.

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Helen Teague's curator insight, June 2, 2015 9:21 AM

Dr. Corbeil is currently researching effectiveness of social media for enhancing social presence and teacher immediacy in elearning environments.

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A Brief History of the Evolution of Classroom Technology

A Brief History of the Evolution of Classroom Technology | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
An infographic dives into the technologies, from 1860 to the modern day, that have helped shape the classroom experience.
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4 Instructional Design Best Practices You Can’t Live Without

4 Instructional Design Best Practices You Can’t Live Without | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Read through our top four instructional design best practices and find out how to effectively guide learners in an online training environment.
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Pearson to leave the LMS market within 2-3 years

Pearson to leave the LMS market within 2-3 years | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"Pearson has announced it will phase out support for its learning management system Learning Studio in the coming years, following a similar announcement last fall about OpenClass, which will leave the educational testing and services giant without an LMS in its portfolio."

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Building a Blueprint for Better E-Books

Building a Blueprint for Better E-Books | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
An NSF-funded project at Brookdale Community College is helping faculty create interactive digital textbooks.
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UC-Berkeley deals with backlash from secret computer monitoring

UC-Berkeley deals with backlash from secret computer monitoring | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"The University of California System is taking heat from faculty at UC Berkeley after a faculty member on the campus IT committee sent an email to his colleagues explaining the extent of a new computer network monitoring system."

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How To Apply Gagné's 9 Events Of Instruction In eLearning

How To Apply Gagné's 9 Events Of Instruction In eLearning | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
What eLearning Professionals Should Know About Gagné's 9 Events Of Instruction In eLearning? How To Apply Gagné's 9 Events Of Instruction In eLearning!
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Number of distance learners continues to grow

Number of distance learners continues to grow | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"The Babson Survey Research Group’s final annual reportabout online education shows the number of distance education students growing faster from 2014 to 2015 than the prior year, 3.9%, even while overall enrollments in higher education was down."

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Open Educational Resource Platform panOpen Debuts

Open Educational Resource Platform panOpen Debuts | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
panOpen, a platform that allows teachers to utilize and create their own open educational resources (OER) along with other features, is now available.
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How To Start With Mobile Learning: Initial Considerations

How To Start With Mobile Learning: Initial Considerations | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Mobile Learning can be a great way to enhance your online training strategy. However, there are a few things to consider before starting.
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7 Tips To Fact Checking eLearning Courses

7 Tips To Fact Checking eLearning Courses | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
The eLearning Professionals Guide To Fact Checking eLearning Courses: 7 Tips To Fact Checking eLearning Courses!
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The Influence of EdTech

The Influence of EdTech | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

The classroom looks drastically different than it did just 20 or 30 years ago. Now, the education industry has never been a stranger to trying out new ways of learning.

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U of California faculty members object to new email monitoring

U of California faculty members object to new email monitoring | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"U of California professors object to new system -- installed secretly -- to monitor emails and use of computer networks. University cites security needs and pledges to protect privacy."

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What to Look for in Your K–12 Technology Leadership

What to Look for in Your K–12 Technology Leadership | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Effective leaders are those who take a comprehensive approach to technology integration, prioritizing training and infrastructure upgrades.
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UTRGV offers a 9-hour graduate Technology Leadership certificate geared toward providing educators with the skills and knowledge needed to be effective leaders in technology. Learn more here: http://goo.gl/ZmqzmX

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Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning

Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. This term has been creating a lot of buzz for the past few years. It’s the process of collecting data, discov
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Three Secrets to Memorable eLearning Experiences

Three Secrets to Memorable eLearning Experiences | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
By using technology, templates, and these awesome best practices, you too can learn to create memorable eLearning that won't bore your audience to tears.
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5 Tips to Improve Writing in Online Classes

5 Tips to Improve Writing in Online Classes | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Online classes typically require more written communication and interaction than oral participation.
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Industry perspective: What to expect in higher ed-tech this year

Industry perspective: What to expect in higher ed-tech this year | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"2016 will be an incredible year for advancements in technology and we will see considerable implications and opportunities in education, from more personalized and meaningful learning to an evolving shift in learning environments. Based on our longtime work in higher education and ongoing conversations with our customers and stakeholders, we’ve identified a few areas where we expect technology to play a larger role for educators and students."

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2002 - 2016 Gamification RIP. PS. I'm back.

2002 - 2016 Gamification RIP. PS. I'm back. | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"2016 for me is about killing off our basic understanding of gamification and continuing to build on where the focus should be, fun and effective games."

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Advice for administrators on meaningful social media use

Advice for administrators on meaningful social media use | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"While there may be a limit to how easy social media use can become, four of the nation’s most active chief information officers have advice on how to at least be effective in the role."

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Educators struggle with this topic in terms of effective use.  

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Survey Shows College Population Shrinking, Online Growing

Survey Shows College Population Shrinking, Online Growing | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
An annual Learning House and Aslanian Market Research survey shows that as fewer people are going to college, more are choosing online education.
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Survey: College Students Prefer Physical Books Over Digital

Survey: College Students Prefer Physical Books Over Digital | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
About 4/5 of college students surveyed said that they prefer to read paper and ink books compared to digital e-books.
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Why Instructional Designers Need To View Knowledge As A New Natural Resource

Why Instructional Designers Need To View Knowledge As A New Natural Resource | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Wondering why Instructional Designers need to view Knowledge as a natural resource? Check why Knowledge is the new, natural resource. 
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Training Needs Analysis For eLearning: 2 Sets Of Questions To Ask The Client

Training Needs Analysis For eLearning: 2 Sets Of Questions To Ask The Client | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
Wondering how to perform Training Needs Analysis For eLearning? Identify the set of questions to ask the client for Training Needs Analysis For eLearning.
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Old School, New Tech

Old School, New Tech | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it
After spending millions on laptops and tablets for all students and upgrading its network infrastructure, Moravian College explores how it can use those investments to "redefine the classroom."
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Apollo Education Group to go private in $1.1B sale

Apollo Education Group to go private in $1.1B sale | Educational Technology News | Scoop.it

"A group of investors has agreed to purchase Apollo Education Group, owner of the for-profit college chain University of Phoenix, in a $1.1 billion cash deal."

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