Below are two excellent Google Drive add-ons to use with your Google Docs. The first one in the list is an application that enables users to generate tag clouds from documents that have over 50 words. The second add-on provides users with a super easy way to integrate images from the popular OpenClipart right into a Google doc. The app's gallery has over 50.000 pictures to choose from.
El World Economic Forum (sí, esos amigos que se reúnen en Davos todos los años) ha publicado recientemente un informe titulado “Industry Agenda. New Vision for Education. Unlocking the Potential of Technology” en el que describen su visión de las competencias necesarias para los trabajadores del S. XXI y el papel que la tecnología educativa debe jugar en su consecución.
The history of educational technology is an eventful timeline full of amazing breakthroughs that have radically transformed the educational landscape and reshaped the basic notions of literacy and learning. However, if you sit back and reflect upon these developments in their relation to education, you will notice that the first decade of the 21st century alone witnessed a digital revolution that is unprecedented both in breadth and grandeur and with it comes the emergence of new learning concepts such as MOOCs, flipped learning, mobile learning, to mention but a few.
Os aplicativos web permitem usar certas utilidades na “nuvem“, sem que seja preciso instalar nada no computador, independente do sistema operacional que tiver.
A seguinte lista de aplicativos na nuvem, permite gerenciar seus arquivos, podendo criar um eBook com os conteúdos de seu blog, converter qualquer arquivo de um formato a outro, comprimir, enviar ou usar tipos de letra e sons, assim como escanear seus arquivos em busca de virus em quase todos os anti-vírus online conhecidos, com apenas um par de clics.
En este libro se describen siete estrategias para hacer uso de la Web 2.0 en el proceso de enseñanza-aprendizaje. El texto esta dirigido principalmente a docentes de educación media-superior y superior. Aunque también los estudiantes...
A Bibliotrónica Portuguesa é um site de acesso livre e gratuito a e-books ou livrónicos. Os internautas encontram aqui reedições de livros antes publicados em papel, originais aqui publicados pela primeira vez, e hiperligações para livrónicos disponíveis por toda a Internet.
Sometimes it’s just great to recommend cool stuff for your peers. Here, Social Media and Educational Technology specialist Scott Hayden and teacher / e-learning coordinator Rachel Jones discuss their favourite free resources for the classroom.
LearningApps - interactive and multimedia learning .
LearningApps.org is a Web 2.0 application, to support learning and teaching processes with small interactive modules. Those modules can be used directly in learning materials, but also for self studying. The aim is to collect reusable building blocks and make them available to everyone. Blocks (called Apps) include no specific framework or a specific learning scenario. The blocks are therefore not suitable as complete lessons or tasks, instead they must be embedded in an appropriate teaching scenario.
Fotor was launched in May of 2012 and has from the very beginning brought powerful, easy to use photo editing tools into the hands of anyone and everyone with an internet connection. Utilizing cloud computing to provide a suite of image processing tools ranging from basic cropping to HDR (High Dynamic Range) processing, Fotor has made professional-level photo editing accessible to everyday users through a clean, intuitive interface and workflow.
Admittedly, the use of Facebook in education is a contentious topic that raises a lot of controversy and debate among educators. Some view it as irrelevant social media platform to be used in educational settings, the other camp sees a potent tool with a conceivable educational potential. Certainly, as a social media website, Facebook poses some serious caveats that teachers have to attend to. Issues of safety, irrelevant content, distraction, vulnerability…etc are some of the things to be addressed with students before incorporating Facebook in any instructional methodology.
Con el rápido crecimiento del acceso a dispositivos móviles, los contenidos digitales se están convirtiendo en alternativa real para que docentes y estudiantes creen libros digitales con materiales de estudio, propios o de terceros. Este documento reseña, paso a paso, la manera en que estos libros digitales pueden crearse utilizando la herramienta BackTypo. Examina además, otras opciones para elaborarlos.
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