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How To Use The Google Research Tool - Edudemic

How To Use The Google Research Tool - Edudemic | Ict4champions | Scoop.it
A couple of days ago, we shared some of Google’s lesser known tools that can be put to use in your classroom, and we received a number of questions about a couple of them. One was voice commenting, which we went into much greater detail on yesterday. Today, we’re going to give a quick overview …

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Melissa Terras' Blog: Is blogging and tweeting about research papers worth it? The Verdict

Melissa Terras' Blog: Is blogging and tweeting about research papers worth it? The Verdict | Ict4champions | Scoop.it

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academiPad's curator insight, May 24, 2013 8:43 AM

Read about this incredibly well researched success story about blogging and tweeting about your published research papers. One more reason to be a social academic - with hard proof.

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Badges for Learning Research

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What is the current state of research on recognition and accreditation systems for informal and interest-driven learning? In the Badges for Learning Research Collection, we explore some of the opportunities provided by employing badges and other assessment systems in learning communities, some of the dangers, and consider the pressing research questions that need to be addressed.

 

Over the last year, a  wide-ranging public conversation about potential future applications of badges and the place of badges in our learning ecosystem has captured the attention of educators, technology makers, and researchers. How can current and past research inform these debates?

 

What are the most important questions we need to raise about the effective design and deployment of badge and reputation systems? What empirical and theoretical research supports and informs the design, development, and deployment of digital badges and badge systems across a diverse range of learning content, institutions, and approaches? 


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grainnehamilton's curator insight, August 1, 2013 4:53 AM

Collection of posts focusing on thinking and questions around Open Badges.

EsdeGroot's curator insight, August 1, 2013 11:15 AM

Need to look into this. Interesting!