Below is the criteria that teachers journeying down the path to innovative education incorporated into their projects. As you take a look, think about what you already incorporate into your work and what new things can be added.
"Practical tips and tutorials about using web2.0 tools and mobile apps in education .The best free web, adnroid, smartphone,iPhone, and samsung applications to help you better enhance your mobile learning."
Ever wondered what would have happened if famous people in history had had social media at their fingertips? Imagine George Washington Tweeting while he crossed the Delaware River or Napoleon setting his job description to “Emperor”.
This post explains how you can bring history to life using social media sites - Facebook Timeline for pages and Twitter.
The demand for timely, relevant content that is specific to our unique interests and perspectives has given rise to a new generation of tools that aim to help individuals and companies curate content from the web and deliver it in a meaningful way.
We all know that social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter have shown tremendous growth in the past years; and because of their increasing popularity there is a need to understand how these applications affect the nature of online communication and interpersonal relation.
Content curation is the process of reviewing content from various sources and formats and then synthesizing the key items into an organized theme providing meaning and context and then sharing with like minded community members.
How does this fit into our traditional instructional framework?
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
I’ve recently experimented in my composition classes with an assignment I call the Twitter-essay, in which students condense an argument with evidential support into 140 characters, which they unleash upon a hashtag (or trending topic) in the Twitter-verse.
Moving a face-to-face credit course to an online environment is far more challenging than one might expect – as numerous experienced and esteemed professors have discovered. In this post learn vicariously through one professor’s experience of ‘what not to do’.
When it comes to finding the deeper meaning in a text passage, a word cloud is a simple application that you might have seen as a cute bit of fluff rather than a useful academic tool....A glance at a cloud is an easy way to preview a passage, or to analyze text. So what does this mean for your courses?