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Teaching with Moodle and WizIQ

Teaching with Moodle and WizIQ at http://moodle4teachers.org and http://www.wiziq.com/IT4ALL

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Wwith many older persons teaching online, this site has  much to offer, and great activities about teachingb online.

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Dr. Nellie Deutsch's curator insight, October 12, 2013 2:40 PM

Free courses on how to teach with Moodle and WizIQ in blended learning (BL) and blended online learning (BOL). for the flipped and MOOC formats. 

Dr. Nellie Deutsch's curator insight, October 12, 2013 2:40 PM

Free courses on how to teach with Moodle and WizIQ in blended learning (BL) and blended online learning (BOL). for the flipped and MOOC formats. 

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, October 28, 2013 7:02 PM

Free courses on how to teach with Moodle and WizIQ on the Moodle MOOCs 3 times a year: October, February, and June.

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Teaching with Technology

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How Can Massive Open Online Courses Become Socially Contagious
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Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, January 20, 2014 2:06 PM

Do you teach with technology?

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Tech-savvy granny - The Star Online

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Tech-savvy granny
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Her biggest challenge was learning how to work on a computer keyboard. “Despite numerous ...
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Seniors Skype, Facebook, and text to battle depression and connect - kfor.com

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Seniors Skype, Facebook, and text to battle depression and connect kfor.com That's why Visiting Angels, one of the nation's largest in-home senior care companies with an office in our area, has started a “Silver Surfers” program – helping seniors...
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Study finds more seniors sticking with jobs - UPI.com

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Study finds more seniors sticking with jobs
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Study finds more seniors sticking with jobs. PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S.
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Federal website, agency helps seniors and their families, caregivers - nwitimes.com

Federal website, agency helps seniors and their families, caregivers
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The Eldercare Locator, www.eldercare.gov, is a website designed to offer information to seniors, their families, and the caregivers of older adults.
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Too old to work? Seniors hunt for jobs. - Christian Science Monitor

Too old to work? Seniors hunt for jobs. - Christian Science Monitor | elderly,technology and learning | Scoop.it
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Too old to work? Seniors hunt for jobs.
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Seniors report difficulties in finding work, and older workers average a year or more on the job hunt before finding employment.
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Linda Flamer's curator insight, January 3, 2014 3:27 PM

Employers who pass up seniors for employment are losing out on talented and loyal people.  Most seniors who have the right skills are dedicated, conscientious employees who's job performance is usually exemplory.  

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Communities prepare for booming seniors - Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

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Communities prepare for booming seniors
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Mallory, 68, lives at Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg, one of the county's largest communities for seniors.
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Tool to Improve Seniors' Autonomy, Promote Active Aging - Science Daily (press release)

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Tool to Improve Seniors' Autonomy, Promote Active Aging - Science Daily (press release)

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Some Seniors in Kent County Strapped for Cash, Eat Pet Food - WBOC-TV 16 ... - WBOC TV 16

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Some Seniors in Kent County Strapped for Cash, Eat Pet Food - WBOC-TV 16 ...
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According to Hoffman, many seniors at the center receive an average monthly income of about $1,500.
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Can sensors help seniors hold on to independence? Lively is betting on it - GigaOM

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Can sensors help seniors hold on to independence? Lively is betting on it
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Launched last year, the startup sells sets of sensors that can be attached to objects in a senior's home to learn and share information about the person's routines.
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Shutdown Leaves Some Seniors Worried About Their Next Meal - NPR (blog)

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Shutdown Leaves Some Seniors Worried About Their Next Meal
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You've no doubt heard of Senior Meals on Wheels preparing hot meals delivered to the elderly.
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Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

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Moodle for Teachers (M4T) caters to the public as a non-profit network. The network serves different purposes. For example, on June 1, 2013 the network hosted the Moodle MOOC on WizIQ.
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Older Adults Get Online and Connected at Summit Hills Retirement Community - PR Web (press release)

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Older Adults Get Online and Connected at Summit Hills Retirement Community
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ConnectedLiving®, the leader in bridging seniors and technology, is launching at Summit Hills retirement community this week.
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milagros's curator insight, December 10, 2013 7:25 AM

Es improtante más iniciativas como estas. 

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UCSF studying health of SF seniors in choirs - San Francisco Chronicle

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San Francisco Chronicle UCSF studying health of SF seniors in choirs San Francisco Chronicle It seems true that singing in a choir can be therapeutic, especially for older adults, but a groundbreaking clinical trial is under way in San Francisco to...
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Sunrise Seniors Learn and Connect With iPads - Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog)

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Sunrise Seniors Learn and Connect With iPads Sunrise Senior Living Blog (blog) Sunrise residents are using the devices to learn, exercise their brains, reminisce, relax, share common interests and experiences, and participate in classes to stay...
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Improving healthcare for seniors through telemedicine - The Hill (blog)

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Improving healthcare for seniors through telemedicine
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Nowadays we can use our mobile devices to go almost anywhere, which has been a great advantage for many senior citizens.
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Learning new skill beats puzzles for boosting seniors' memory - CBS News

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Learning new skill beats puzzles for boosting seniors' memory
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Want to work out your brain? A new study suggests you should put away that crossword puzzle, because learning new skills may be a more effective way to keep your mind sharp.
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Casino auditor now fights for OR seniors - KOIN.com

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Casino auditor now fights for OR seniors
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He's also worked as a senior internal auditor for large Las Vegas casinos. Hale watched for criminal activities in casinos "on behalf of customers and with employees," he told KOIN 6 News.
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Being Web-Savvy Tied to Better Health in Seniors - WebMD

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Being Web-Savvy Tied to Better Health in Seniors WebMD The findings held even after researchers accounted for people's socioeconomic status, physical abilities and mental function, study author Christian von Wagner, a senior lecturer in behavioral...
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Hybrid Cars Are Status Symbol of Sorts for Seniors - Science Daily (press release)

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UPI.com Hybrid Cars Are Status Symbol of Sorts for Seniors Science Daily (press release) Those three variables -- social value, price and quality --are significant in enhancing senior citizens' customer loyalty as shown by repurchase intention and...
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Manhattan Seniors Enjoy Fresh Produce Program - NY1

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Seniors in one Manhattan neighborhood are taking advantage of a local program that's bringing them fresh fruits and vegetables at a reduced cost. NY1's Jon Weinstein filed the following report.
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Debt Ceiling: How a Default Would Hit Seniors - Bloomberg

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WNCF Debt Ceiling: How a Default Would Hit Seniors Bloomberg Would you advocate we would make those bond payments to preserve the country's credit worthiness even if it means for a short- term not making good on payments to seniors in the form of...
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Debt Ceiling: How a Default Would Hit Seniors - Bloomberg

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WNCF Debt Ceiling: How a Default Would Hit Seniors Bloomberg Would you advocate we would make those bond payments to preserve the country's credit worthiness even if it means for a short- term not making good on payments to seniors in the form of...
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