While the history of communication until the end of the previous century has only been focusing on enlarging the distribution to a few published or broadcasted content creators, we now live in information overload where content curators can be the new super heroes.
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ClassBadges is a free online tool where teachers can award badges to students for accomplishments or academic mastery. Through your teacher account, you can award badges customized for your classroom or school. Badges can easily be aligned to academic goals or associated with existing school awards.
In the three decades since the Internet evolved from an experimental band of academic and government computer systems into a globe-spanning network of interconnected systems, the amount of time spent online has grown to rival (or even exceed) the time spent living offline. Personal computers, tablets and smartphones have made the connected life a reality, and the number of folks pursuing it has exploded.
Creating digital learning content has never been easier. In these pages you'll find eleven tools that make it fun to bring together different types of digital media - text, images, audio, video - to "mash up" your own online learning materials.
In the middle of October, we invited educators to tell us about the "apps, games, and websites that are helping to tranform their classrooms this year." We asked that you submit your responses in the form of Field Notes and we received more than...
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“Google y el Cerebro Mundial” es la historia del que es sin duda el más ambicioso proyecto conocido en Internet: Guardar para siempre todo el conocimiento que el mismo ser humano ha creado durante muchos años.
By Santosh Bhaskar K OER (Open Educational Resources) are freely accessible, usually openly licensed documents and media that are useful for teaching, learning, educational assessment and research purposes i.e.
George Siemens and Stephen Downes developed a theory for the digital age, called connectivism, denouncing boundaries of behaviorism, cognitivism, and constructivism. Their proposed learning theory has issued a debate over whether it is a learning theory or instructional theory or merely a pedagogical view.
Las 400 clases es un portal argentino que presenta una selección de videos de alta calidad conceptual y didáctica para fortalecer el currículum e inspirar la enseñanza en tiempos de incertidumbre.
Las áreas cubiertas son Matemática, Ciencias Sociales, Ciencias Naturales y Lengua, en los niveles primario y medio.Ofrece además una selección comentada de 40 portales educativos del mundo entero que amplía aún más la oferta de material audiovisual.Se proponen además videos inspiradores y videos de reflexiones pedagógicas que apuntan a ser útiles herramientas para la formación docente.
Our students are like cowboys living in the wild wild west. Without any guidelines or structure they can get in a lot of trouble. Armed with a concrete plan for teaching about appropriate use you can guide your students to become better digital citizens, who will learn how to build their digital presence in a positive and productive way.