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Learning is Evolving: 10 Key E-Learning Trends for 2015 - TrainingZone.co.uk (blog)

Learning is Evolving: 10 Key E-Learning Trends for 2015 - TrainingZone.co.uk (blog) | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Learning is Evolving: 10 Key E-Learning Trends for 2015 TrainingZone.co.uk (blog) Market Research firm Ambient Insight in their 2012-2017 Worldwide Mobile Learning Market Report predicted the five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for the...
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Blended Learning Is About More Than Technology - Education Week News

Blended Learning Is About More Than Technology - Education Week News | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Problem solving, not technology, should be the centerpiece of blended learning planning, say Michael Horn and Heather Staker.
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20 Free Tools for Making Comics and Cartoons for Teaching and Learning

20 Free Tools for Making Comics and Cartoons for Teaching and Learning | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Comic Strips and Cartooning can be a Fun Way for Students to Explore Learning Topics There are so many good free tools for creating comics and cartoons on the See it on Scoop.it, via New Web 2.0 tools for education...

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A Very Helpful Rubric to Help You Integrate Twitter in Your Teaching

A Very Helpful Rubric to Help You Integrate Twitter in Your Teaching | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
December, 2014
A few days ago we shared with you a set of useful  tips to help you integrate Twitter in your instruction. Today, we have come across this wonderful rubric created by University...
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Purpose Games - Create Online Review Games

Purpose Games - Create Online Review Games | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Purpose Games is a free service that allows users to create custom games, share games, and play games. There are two styles of games that you can create and play on Purpose Games. The simpler of the two styles is a fairly basic multiple choice game.
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9 Classroom Problems Facing Teachers

9 Classroom Problems Facing Teachers | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
February 24, 2014
I came across this cool graphic today while I was browsing my Facebook feeds and I really liked it so I thought why not share it with everyone else here. The infographic, created by...
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6 Web Tools to Edit Pictures Without Installing Any Software

6 Web Tools to Edit Pictures Without Installing Any Software | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
February 25, 2014
Similar to an earlier selection I shared here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning a few  months ago featuring some good web tools to create videos without having to...
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Webinar Recording - Digital Storytelling With Comics

Webinar Recording - Digital Storytelling With Comics | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Last night I hosted a free webinar about digital storytelling with comics. The webinar was sponsored by Storyboard That.
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‘MOOCs have burst out of higher education into vocational learning. VOOCs have arrived.’

‘MOOCs have burst out of higher education into vocational learning. VOOCs have arrived.’ | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
by Donald Clark, TES Connect
At the EMOOC (European MOOC) conference in Lausanne last week, the real buzz was about the way MOOCs have burst out of higher education into vocational learning. VOOCs (Vocational Open Online Courses) have arrived.
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A Quick Guide to Using Diigo with Your Students

A Quick Guide to Using Diigo with Your Students | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
February 27, 2014
Social bookmarking is an online phenomenon that has seen the light in the last few years particularly with the outburst of web 2.0 technologies or what author Will Richardson calls...
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3 Good App Search Engines for Teachers

3 Good App Search Engines for Teachers | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
The app store is teeming with all kinds of apps to the extent that it becomes hard for us to keep up with the new releases. As a teacher interested in learning about and discovering education apps to...
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Top 10 Skills for Today' s Learners

Top 10 Skills for Today' s Learners | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
It's often reiterated within the educational circles and curriculum designers that given the speed with witch technology is advancing, the jobs our students will have in the future are probably not...
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eLearning 101: Free eBook on the basics of eLearning just released!

eLearning 101: Free eBook on the basics of eLearning just released! | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
The team at eFront and TalentLMS have got together to create a FREE ‘eLearning 101’ eBook to download which contains information on all important and relevant concepts, trends and applications of elearning.

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Free eBook on the basics of eLearning

 

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New Visual: 25 Success Features Characterizing 21st Century Teachers

New Visual: 25 Success Features Characterizing 21st Century Teachers | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
December 9, 2014
Here is a good visual that features some of the things successful teachers do differently. This infgraphic is based on an article written by Julie DeNeen which I would refer you to...
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20 Apps and Tips to Help Students Study Better

20 Apps and Tips to Help Students Study Better | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
December 11, 2014
It is amazing how much technology can do for students to enhance their learning and personal development. I wish we had these tech affordances when we were students, things could...
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The Digital Learning Wheel

The Digital Learning Wheel | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
December, 2014
Ring of Technologies is a beautiful visual wheel that displays a host of learning goals together with some examples of web tools to achieve them. To me this work  (created and...
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Critical Digital Literacy Explained for Teachers

Critical Digital Literacy Explained for Teachers | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
December, 2014
Critical digital literacy is one of the essential required competencies for the 21st century educator. In an era of unprecedented personal publishing, infobesity (information obesity)...
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Free Copyright and Creative Commons Courses for Educators

Free Copyright and Creative Commons Courses for Educators | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Peer 2 Peer University is again offering some free courses on Copyright and Creative Commons for educators. Copyright for Educators and Creative Commons for Educators begin in March and run through early May.
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How to Jump Start a Flagging Discussion Class

How to Jump Start a Flagging Discussion Class | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
by Natalie Houston, Chronicle of Higher Ed
If you teach a discussion-based course, you know that sooner or later, there comes a day when you notice that your students’ once-enthusiastic participation seems to have vanished.
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From Distraction to Learning Tool: Mobile Devices in the Classroom

From Distraction to Learning Tool: Mobile Devices in the Classroom | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
By Toni Fuhrman, Campus Technology
Once banned in the classroom, mobile devices are becoming more accepted as a teaching and learning tool.
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Classroom iPads give kids '21st-century skills' - Virtual College

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Classroom iPads give kids '21st-century skills'
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iPads and laptops are entering more classrooms in countries around the world as educators seek to ensure that the next generation is equipped with 21st-century skills.
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Tips on How to Use Google Draw in Your Class

Tips on How to Use Google Draw in Your Class | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
February 27 , 2014
One of my readers here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning sent me an email earlier asking for tips on how to use Google Drawings to create visuals for her class. Luckily...
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5 Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid - TrainingZone.co.uk (blog)

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5 Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid
TrainingZone.co.uk (blog)
This simple assumption actually has disastrous effects on any mLearning initiative.
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Two Handy Web Tools to Create and Draw on Maps

Two Handy Web Tools to Create and Draw on Maps | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Somebody sent me an email earlier this week asking for web tools to create and draw on maps. Below are two of the tools that I know of but you can also check this collection of map tools I have...
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Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like? - The Hechinger Report

Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like? - The Hechinger Report | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
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Q&A with Anthony Kim: What will the next phase of blended learning look like?
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