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The 10 Most Popular Writing Resources Being Used By Students

The 10 Most Popular Writing Resources Being Used By Students | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
According to Turnitin, these are the 10 most popular writing resources and sites that university and college students use in their writing.
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The HyFlex Learning Model: Online Ed's Most Customizable Idea Yet - Online Universities.com

The HyFlex Learning Model: Online Ed's Most Customizable Idea Yet - Online Universities.com | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Read on as we explain the origins, meaning, and benefits of the innovative new learning model, HyFlex.
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5 Blogging Etiquette Tips for Beginning Bloggers - Tips & instructions for beginning and intermediate bloggers.

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Using Twitter for Curated Academic Content

Using Twitter for Curated Academic Content | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The job of the humanities academic has always been to absorb large amounts of content, evaluate it, synthesize it, and portray the results in a way that will be relevant and engaging to an audience...
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10 reasons your educators (or employees) are resisting your change initiative | Dangerously Irrelevant

10 reasons your educators (or employees) are resisting your change initiative | Dangerously Irrelevant | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Here’s a little something for you to think about over the weekend. Those resisters and naysayers in your school organization (or corporation or
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How to Make an Interactive Lesson Using Youtube | Knewton Blog

How to Make an Interactive Lesson Using Youtube | Knewton Blog | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it

Via mjonesED, Dennis T OConnor, juandoming
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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, January 16, 2013 1:48 PM

Heres a way to create computer based training videos using Youtube (and nothing else). 

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How Technology Is Empowering The Learners - Edudemic

How Technology Is Empowering The Learners - Edudemic | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The impact technology has had within schools is limited but is empowering learners like never before.
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The 7 Golden Rules of Using Technology in Schools

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From last year's ISTE talk by Adam Bellow that's making the rounds again: The new "F" word is Fear. Fear of using technology in schools, in the hands of kids. Here's why that should change.
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The 21st Century Principal: 10 Things School Leaders Do to Kill a Teacher's Enthusiasm for Technology

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7 digital trends that will shape 2013 in #highered

7 digital trends that will shape 2013 in #highered | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Did you know that I've been writing the Internet Technologies column for University Business for 7 years? This is from this perspective that I wrote back in
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Digital Reading on the Rise for Children (With a Qualifier)

Digital Reading on the Rise for Children (With a Qualifier) | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Digital reading is rising fast among children ages 6 to 17, but this is not necessarily translating into a greater desire to read, a new Scholastic report says.
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Digital Citizenship - ECOO 2012

This Prezi was used during my presentation at the ECOO conference on Friday, October 26, 2012. (http://lanyrd.com/2012/ecoo12/swfdp/)
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Can a Tablet be and Online Learner's Only Computer? - Online Universities.com

Can a Tablet be and Online Learner's Only Computer? - Online Universities.com | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
In all fairness to the beloved PC or Mac, which have been serving us since the 1980s in all of our personal computing needs, the explosion of portable computing devices, and particularly of tablet computers in the past two …...
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20+ Tips From The Most Effective Online Teachers - Edudemic

20+ Tips From The Most Effective Online Teachers - Edudemic | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The fundamentals that define a great teacher don’t differ much whether classes are taught in the online setting or off, but there are certain things that need greater emphasis and gain greater importance when a teacher is working with students who...
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Technology Disrupts Higher Education for Better, for Worse and for Profit

Technology Disrupts Higher Education for Better, for Worse and for Profit | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Experts disagree over whether higher education should ever be for profit.
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20+ Tips From The Most Effective Online Teachers - Edudemic

20+ Tips From The Most Effective Online Teachers - Edudemic | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it

The fundamentals that define a great teacher don’t differ much whether classes are taught in the online setting or off, but there are certain things that need greater emphasis and gain greater importance when a teacher is working with students who aren’t in a traditional classroom setting.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, January 16, 2013 2:03 PM

This is a nicely crafted list of tips for all of us who teach online. 


If you're wondering what it takes to suceed as an online teacher, read this article! 

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Teaching Resources | Media Education Lab

Teaching Resources | Media Education Lab | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it

The Media Education Lab is one of the leading providers of multimedia curriculum resources for K-12 media literacy education. 


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Ana Cristina Pratas's comment, January 14, 2013 11:40 PM
Hi Ken, some are free and some are regrettably not free (books, for example); nevertheless, I find it a great source of information regarding media literacy for education.
Ken Morrison's comment, January 15, 2013 12:53 AM
Thanks Ana. This is a good find.
Ana Cristina Pratas's comment, May 28, 2013 12:14 PM
Glad you found it interesting Ken! :-)
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Blended Learning Explained in 33 Slides

Blended Learning Explained in 33 Slides | Explore Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The future of higher education is a fusion of online and traditional learning.
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OER in the Mobile Era

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Mobile learning is no doubt one of the converging trend in Ed-Tech for the next several years. Open Educational Resources (OERs) repositories should adapt their features so their contents can be ac...
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Literacy in the Digital Age

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If you find a link that is not working, please let me know the title and I will fix it! Thank you!
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