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iBook Author – is it OER incompatible?

iBook Author – is it OER incompatible? | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
Following today's Apple Education announcement I was intrigued by the CNET live blog having the comment that it was HyperCard reborn so I thought it might be worth a download. (Though still not an ...
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Where do I get started with eportfolios?

As more and more people become interested in using eportfolios they are looking for information to help them along their eportfolio learning journey.  Here are some great places to get started:

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Good addition to the list: http://www.aaeebl.org -- the world professional association for eportfolios. Resources, conferences, webinars, opportunities for collaboration, and more.
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A Comprehensive Guide to Scoop.it for Content Curation | Learning Technology

A Comprehensive Guide to Scoop.it for Content Curation | Learning Technology | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
Content curation, on the other hand, is much like museum curation. The objects in a museum have value, for whatever reason – historical and artistic beauty are just two I can think of off the top of my head.
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Tactics for the Smart Classroom: Getting Smarter About Faculty Involvement -- Campus Technology

Tactics for the Smart Classroom: Getting Smarter About Faculty Involvement -- Campus Technology | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
College IT professionals and administrators reveal their top 5 techniques for working with, rather than against, faculty members in implementing technology-enhanced learning environments.
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Beginning Instructional Authoring: Are You Looking Out for YOUR Skills? Pep Talk, Part One by Patti Shank : Learning Solutions Magazine

Beginning Instructional Authoring: Are You Looking Out for YOUR Skills? Pep Talk, Part One by Patti Shank : Learning Solutions Magazine | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

“Let’s put this important issue on the table. Whose responsibility is it to make sure you build and maintain a good skill set?”

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The Other Side of Learning: “Performance is Everything” by Conrad Gottfredson : Learning Solutions Magazine

The Other Side of Learning: “Performance is Everything” by Conrad Gottfredson : Learning Solutions Magazine | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

Harold S. Geneen was CEO of ITT from 1959 to 1977. While CEO, Geneen grew the company from $765 million in sales in 1961 into a multinational conglomerate with $17 billion sales in 1970. One of the fundamental principles that governed Geneen’s remarkable leadership was this: “Performance is everything. Forget everything else.”

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Mediocrity, ignorance impeding U.S. STEM education

Mediocrity, ignorance impeding U.S. STEM education | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
According to the British Broadcasting Corporation, it was a foggy, still morning in November 1936 when Sir Winston Churchill walked into the House of Commons to warn its members about the perils of Adolf Hitler’s three-year rearmament program.
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Apple's smaller iPad and its plans to take on Amazon

Apple's smaller iPad and its plans to take on Amazon | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
News, profiles and commentary on Seattle technology startups, Microsoft, Amazon.com, gadgets, PCs, software, venture capital and Internet services.
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Digital Literacy: Professional Development Resource | futurelab

Digital Literacy: Professional Development Resource | futurelab | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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Tech Support vs. Tech Coaching – Another Perspective | Change Agency

"Notice that the emphasis shifts from someone else doing something for the learner (the educator) to the learner doing it for themselves with coaching and support..."


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Educational Technology and Life » Blog Archive » Personal Learning Networks for Educators: 10 Tips

Educational Technology and Life » Blog Archive » Personal Learning Networks for Educators: 10 Tips | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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Evernote for Schools | Evernote Corporation

Evernote for Schools | Evernote Corporation | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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Dracula | Free Audiobooks | AudioLiterate

Dracula | Free Audiobooks | AudioLiterate | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
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65 Free Interactive Whiteboard Resources | TeachHUB

65 Free Interactive Whiteboard Resources | TeachHUB | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

TeachHub has compiled a list of interactive whiteboard resources and arranged them in the following catgories:

* General Teacher Resources for IWB

* IWB Games & Activities

* Unique, Cool Whiteboard Resources

* Science Website for IWB

* IWB activities to teach music

* Basic Reading & Foreign Language

Be sure to checkout the site as it includes several STEM resources as well.  Enjoy letting your students interact!


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21st Century HowTo Guide For Teaching-People

21st Century HowTo Guide For Teaching-People | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

A practical guide for teaching-people (teachers, professors, educators, instructors...) on How-To teach (coach) learners on a modern way with tools from the 21st Century and also with newest 21st Century Education knowledge. Information about 21st Century Learning and Teaching. Adapting the concept of education to the digital age, the 21st Century. Save lots of costs by FREEWARE and OpenSource programs as well with academic licences.

Education could change the world, use Internet to share your knowledge for FREE and give opportunity for everyone to learn.

This knol will get updated as soon as the authors will have some new knowledge to share with you dear readers...

Knol created on September 27, 2009 and renamed on February 20, 201


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8 Great Ways to Use QR Codes for Marketing

8 Great Ways to Use QR Codes for Marketing | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
QR (Quick Response) codes are an awesome mobile marketing tool, and are now popping up literally everywhere.
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5 E-Learning Trends for Higher Ed -- Campus Technology

5 E-Learning Trends for Higher Ed -- Campus Technology | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
To get some insights into what's on the horizon for e-learning, Campus Technology spoke with a group of academics and instructional technologists.
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Creating Engaging, Interactive e-Learning – Even With Your Hands Tied! by Suzannah Crowell Green : Learning Solutions Magazine

Creating Engaging, Interactive e-Learning – Even With Your Hands Tied! by Suzannah Crowell Green : Learning Solutions Magazine | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

”The most positive result is that the Northern Ireland Civil Service and NIO now see e-Learning as a viable training option, whereas before, it was only considered to be a last resort.”

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MITx Prototype Course Opens For Enrollment

MITx Prototype Course Opens For Enrollment | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

In December, MIT announced the launch of an online learning initiative called “MITx.” Starting this week, interested learners can now enroll for free in the initiative’s prototype course — 6.002x: Circuits and Electronics.

Students can sign up for the course at mitx.mit.edu. The course will officially begin on March 5 and run through June 8.

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Startup Watch: Five you should follow - Mass High Tech Business News

Startup Watch: Five you should follow - Mass High Tech Business News | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
Startup Watch: Five you should follow...
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New Paradigm for Professional Development – Part 2 | Mark Brumley

New Paradigm for Professional Development – Part 2 | Mark Brumley | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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How Do You Measure the Effectiveness of Professional Development? | Powerful Learning Practice

How Do You Measure the Effectiveness of Professional Development? | Powerful Learning Practice | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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Online Learning Communities: Encouragement Connects Us | Powerful Learning Practice

Online Learning Communities: Encouragement Connects Us | Powerful Learning Practice | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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Avid Brings Its “Pro-sumer” Video Editing App to iPad

Avid Brings Its “Pro-sumer” Video Editing App to iPad | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it
Avid is best known for its high-end video production tools, as well as its desktop video editing app. Now it's targeting tablet users.

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NMC Horizon Report > 2012 Higher Ed Edition | The New Media Consortium

NMC Horizon Report > 2012 Higher Ed Edition | The New Media Consortium | HigherEd Technology 2013 | Scoop.it

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