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Curaduría de herramientas educativas y de aprendizaje.
Teacher aids for checking on plagiarism!
This infographic provides a visual guide and a brief synopsis of different uses for Twitter. It includes information about how Twitter can be used as a tool for information, customer service, networking, business management and traffic to your site.
"This is a post several of you have been looking for, I know this from the emails I have been receiving from you. Now you have a great video tutorial on how to use Google Drive app to create documentation, spreadsheets, tutorials, and PDF annotation all from the palm of your hand using your own iPad."
Life stories with iPad and g-DRIVE
We’ve all endured “death by PowerPoint.” It’s a painful experience for the audience and probably not all that fun for the presenter either. To help my students deliver effective presentations—free of those deadly bullet points—I have my go-to applications.
by Richard Byrne
his suggestions about PowerPoint alternatives (browser and mobile applications)
We chatted with a couple viral video experts to learn what made these clips the biggest hits of the year, so far.
For the past 30 years my company has been involved in creating over 2,500 different performance-based job descriptions that define the actual work a person needs to do to be considered successful.
How is your job going?
Technology makes the tools, but what are the general characteristics that make an effective educator a 21st century educator?
The ability to adapt and the ability to encourage one's students to do the same.
Being a 21st Century educator is creating a learning environment that is social, collaborative and project based. Teachers, nor anyone else for that matter, will ever be able to keep up with all new technologies. The trick is to focus on digital technologies that facilitate student collaboration.
Text based mind mapping, learning and note taking tool
This will be awesome for the iPads!
Good for a future PD session.
feel like flipping a lesson? :)
This is have been used for ASK activity by Dany Maknouz.
Infographics on Most common Interview questions and how to answer them guide by learning successful interview tactics and finding good opportunities
There's no sense in not reading this before an interview
Those questions and answers seems to be the same all around the world.
This LiveBinder is dedicated to helping teachers find the right web tool for the task at hand.
Many useful links to tools for education
Wonderful tool for teachers' aid; it has a number of options available for teachers to decide which web tool to select for their lesson.
"A big part of my job is recruiting, since I'm with a fast-growing company. I'm constantly looking for new talent, from interns to site leads."
I've estimated that between career fairs and in-office interviews, I've interviewed over 150 people. This doesn't count phone interviews, which I usually do one or two of every day.
I'm no recruiting expert, but I've been taking notes during my time here and put together a list of what not to do during an interview process. Each one of these warnings comes from a real life experience I've had while interviewing someone. . .
Part of what made me fall in love with the San Francisco Bay Area was the palpable energy of so many people in one place, so determined to change the world through entrepreneurship. People here tend
Yes, I think Ben Mangan said the right things in his post. Of course, Entrepreneurship is very important, to start his own business but it's not the way for everyone and this is, in my sense, even more important to know.
From Web-enhanced face-to-face courses to MOOCs, flipped, blended, and fully online courses, videos are an integral component of today’s educational landscape—from kindergarten all the way through higher education.
distance learning or learning through course videos can be very passive. As we move in this direction we need to be aware and careful of how to continue to engage our "virtual" students
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Is there such a thing as the perfect Facebook post? Our friends at Salesforce think so ... and they can show you how to create one.
Infographic lays out the pieces.
Don't forget that call to action!
Not that easy to create the perfect Facebook post. This infographic gives great advices: make your post short, add a picture, include a link, promote using ads during the first 24 hours...
A curated list of recommended free tools, websites & mobile apps for teachers, such as Google Docs, Prezi, Wordle, ClassDojo, TED, Quizlet, YouTube, etc.
Très intéressant. Merci,John Evans, pour partager cet article avec nous.
A lot of info here excelent!
Personal Branding With Social Media Infographic
Infographic on knowing everything about domain names, domain name branding, domain name business and future growth and opportunities with marketing
What does your domain name tell about your business?
Considersing and investing a right domain name is important in creating your brand. Your domain assembles a good location in digital space and create trust to your customers. Getting a brief and meaningful name is recommended not only for domain name, but also your actual product.
Who doesn’t want a domain that can take his business to extreme high level? Who doesn’t want to invest in online business where the returns are expected to be more than 200% of what you get offline. Ofcourse everyone does, i believe, and its the fact that most people are getting success over the online industry.
These ten startups are making big waves in the education space.
Things really are moving fast. Some very interesting options for online learning, creating your own textonline as well as learning about programming. The future begins now.
Will need a bit of exploring, but has good links and challenging questions. What does all this mean for education?
Excellent potential for reducing marking time
"EdCanvas is a web service which allows you to search, find, clip and collect any kind of content, from text to video clips and to organize it into visual boards for educational and learning purposes..."
[Read full Robin Good's insight below]
Try it out now: http://www.edcanvas.com
Want to learn about this one. Looks great.
This looks fantastic!
Se ve genial la herramienta, la probaré y les cuento!
Discover, collect, play, and share your favorite online media with CratePlayer.
CratePlayer è una web app o un webware, come preferite, che consente la creazione di compilation audio e video dai numerosi social network e social media del web (youtube, vimeo, dailymotion, ecc.) e dai vari siti web. E' possibile farlo anche attraverso un apposito bookmarklet che consente di catturare il video desiderato in modo molto semplice.
E' inoltre possibile, per ogni raccolta creata, inserire una copertina, predisporre una descrizione, aggiugnere dei tag, configurarla come privata o pubblica, condividerla (Goggle+, Facebook, Twitter, ecc.), incorporarla.
Molto utile per la didattica in quanto consente di creare raccolte di video e/o audio da fonti diverse e su un deterimnato tema / argomento da fornire agli studenti per approfondimenti e per lo studio, senza dover fornire loro lunghe liste di link. Utile anche come esercizio da far svolgere agli studenti fornendo loro un tema sul quale ricercare fonti audio e video da oprganizzare e integrare in una raccolta
per ulteriori informazioni: https://www.crateplayer.com
Taking "Fair Use" to the next level... CratePlayer is a web app which allows you to create compilations of video (and audio) clips coming from all your social media accounts as well as from YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Soundcloud or from any other website (a standard bookmarklet allows to easily grab video and audio content you find on the web.)
While it is not possible to upload your own files, it is possible to apply a visual cover, a description and relevant tags to each collection, which can be set to "private" or "public" depending on your needs. Furthermore you can invite additional persons to contribute to curate a specific collection.
Final collections can be easily shared on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, via email, or can be embedded on any web site or blog.
Since their introduction a couple of years ago, digital infographics have become popular online knowledge-dissemination tools . They are now among the major sources of digitally encoded data...