ATIS4all project has opened a collaborative portal of assistive technologies that offers reliable information on ICT assistive technologies, inclusive solutions and research & development initiatives, and fosters online discussion, exchange of knowledge, expertise and sharing of information among its different portal members. Did you check it already? http://bit.ly/12oTkic
Engagement is a critical element of learning. If we can get people to pay attention to what we’ve developed or what we’re saying and engage with us, the content, and each other, learning follows. Gaining and maintaining engagement in the...
The insight that education is valuable both to individuals and to countries is not new. Using continuously improving data and statistical tools, we have come to understand and appreciate the magnitude of education’s impact on employment, income, health and life opportunities in general.
Pour rompre les habitudes, la Fondation Roi Baudouin ss une publication librement téléchargeable qui fait dans la différence :Méthodes participatives. Un guide pour l’utilisateur (204 pages, en pdf).
Ce guide pratique « boite à outils » présente 13 méthodes participatives éprouvées pour que les individus « jouent un rôle plus actif dans la gouvernance de leur société » ; pour des projets favorisant dans leur construction et élaboration un exercice démocratique, un recul critique.
The U.S. National Gallery of Art hosts more than 25,000 images of famous and not-so-famous works of art. Nearly all of the images can be downloaded and re-used for free. NGA Imagesalso allows you to register and create online collections of images. The collections are called lightboxes.
A new CPDLab course “Future Classroom – adapting pedagogical practice” has been published in the Comenius in-service training database (ref: BE-2014-296-003). The course is aimed for secondary school teachers and will provide a very practical workshop-based experience to help teachers adapt their current pedagogical practice, and learn new tools and skills.
Pinterest is a great visual bookmarking website that has grown so popular among internet users and in a very short period of time since its inception. As is the case with other social bookmarking websites, Pinterest has a growing potential in education and several teachers have already started using it both for professional development and as a teaching aid in their classroom.
Free Tiiu Pix is a site maintained by a retired teacher, Tiiu Roiser. The purpose of the site is to provide students with hundreds of free, high resolution images that they can use in their presentations. In addition to the free images Ms. Roiser provides some good advice to students about designing and delivering better PowerPoint presentations.
There are no limits to what a great educator can achieve when they have the right tools. Graphite, a free service from Common Sense Media, helps teachers find, understand, and share the best digital learning products available.
Sin duda, ante la situación actual de desempleo, es importante diferenciarse del resto y un currículum diferente nos permite, además, mostrar algunos atributos que pueden ser valorados positivamente por un seleccionador: creatividad, dominio de algunos programas informáticos, interés, motivación...
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