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Khan Academy en Français

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Les valeurs de BSF et Khan Academy sont très proches mais c’est d’abord pour trois raisons principales que BSF adapte aujourd’hui la Khan Academy en français.

La traduction de la KA s’inscrit dans la réflexion que porte BSF sur les bibliothèques du futur. A l’heure des nouvelles technologies, la bibliothèque doit se réinventer et être accessible à distance, par tous, via internet. En adaptant la Khan Academy en Français, BSF contribue ainsi au développement des MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) en France. Véritables bibliothèques de contenus à lire, à voir ou à écouter, les MOOCs deviennent...

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The biggest free Wi-Fi city in SA

The biggest free Wi-Fi city in SA | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Tshwane says it will lay claim to being the largest provider of free Wi-Fi in South Africa.

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Theophilus's curator insight, July 30, 12:35 AM

Although the business provider that makes this possible offers only 250mb per day, it is a start, and those who start something instead of sitting around and criticizing, bemoaning, complaining. certainly have my vote.


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5 Best Formats while Considering M-learning [Video]

5 Best Formats while Considering M-learning [Video] | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
M-learning is today the most preferred learning method. This post shares some mLearning delivery formats., let us have a look at it.Read more ›
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Training Africa's Future Innovators

Training Africa's Future Innovators | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it

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Smartphones to outnumber feature phones in Kenya by end of 2013

Smartphones to outnumber feature phones in Kenya by end of 2013 | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Smartphone sales will surpass those of feature phones in Kenya if current trends continue.
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Africa’s mobile phone e-learning transformation

Africa’s mobile phone e-learning transformation | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Mobile phone ownership across the continent is rocketing, but can it expand higher education’s reach and quality?

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Envisioning the future of education technology

Envisioning the future of education technology | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Speculating about emerging technologies. (By futurist Michell Zappa)

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pru's curator insight, September 16, 2013 3:13 PM
A role for algorithm in personalisation. Considers classroom, studio and virtual scenarios, and opening of information.
myphronesis's curator insight, November 3, 2013 9:54 AM

Impact of rapid pace of emerging technologies on school systems... Always: 'not about the technology, but what we do with it' and everything in moderation.

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Africa set to contribute to rapid 2014 LTE growth

Africa set to contribute to rapid 2014 LTE growth | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Another 18 countries are expected to get LTE networks by the end of 2013, although it is not clear whether any of those will come from Africa.

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Solar Powered Open Education Library in a Box for Schools in Sierra Leone

Solar Powered Open Education Library in a Box for Schools in Sierra Leone | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it

We want to put thousands of open education materials available on the internet and those developed by trained local teachers in Sierra Leone base on their curriculum in the hands of students and teachers mainly in communities/districts/towns/villages/chiefdoms were textbooks, electricity, internet, computers, science labs are libraries are not reliable or existing.

 

 


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VINCENT M. ABEDI's comment, July 13, 2013 7:43 AM
can this solar powered open educationlibrary in a box for schools in Sierra Leone be transfer to Ghana for a biger market and will like to become a local partner in Ghana
VINCENT M. ABEDI's comment, July 13, 2013 7:44 AM
is it possible for us to meet
Online Africa's comment, July 13, 2013 9:51 AM
Hi Vincent, It looks like a man named Tamba Lamin (based in New York City), is the contact of this project. He can be contacted on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/tamba.lamin and the Library in a Box page is at https://www.facebook.com/SolarPoweredOpenEducationLibraryInABox.
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The Ed Techie: You can stop worrying about MOOCs now

The Ed Techie: You can stop worrying about MOOCs now | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
I guess we all knew the MOOC bubble would burst sometime, but I'm saying it's happened this week - it just doesn't know it yet. The reason? Commercial MOOC providers have started making noises about becoming elearning courseware providers for...
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A By-the-E-Book Education, for $5 a Month

A By-the-E-Book Education, for $5 a Month | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Bridge International Academies in Kenya offers a fast-growing model for providing affordable education to poor children on a grand scale.

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More initiatives like this please.

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Mobile Internet Survey reveals heavy usage, high expectations

Mobile Internet Survey reveals heavy usage, high expectations | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Analysys Mason recently conducted primary research with mobile Internet users in six countries in the Middle East and Africa (MEA): Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Saudi

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Richard Stadler's curator insight, April 25, 2013 12:09 AM
PC to mobile to TV to...
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MOOCs in Africa | A World Bank Blog on ICT use in Education

MOOCs in Africa | A World Bank Blog on ICT use in Education | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
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A must read if you are passionate about the future of education in Africa.

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MDGs: how mobile phones can help achieve gender equality in education

MDGs: how mobile phones can help achieve gender equality in education | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Ronda Zelezny-Green: Mobile-based literacy projects can transform the lives of women in Africa and Asia, but access remains a barrier

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Its a shame that gender equality in education is still an issue, but it is reality. I liked this article.

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Africa has the tech infrastructure to make kids rich, now let's bring out the skills

Africa has the tech infrastructure to make kids rich, now let's bring out the skills | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Cool kids are coding because it is fun and they can get rich from it too, but curricula needs to improve if even more are to gain.

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Infrastructure? check. Support? check. Skills? hmmmm....  What skills should we gift the children of Africa for the digital economy?

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Speexx receives International E-Learning Award - Training Press ...

Speexx receives International E-Learning Award - Training Press ... | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Speexx is celebrated as an innovative blended learning provider by the International E-Learning Awards Association.
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Language learning on steroids!

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The 70-20-10 Model - Today, Tomorrow and Beyond

The 70-20-10 Model - Today, Tomorrow and Beyond | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
This is part of an exclusive interview that Charles Jennings gave to Learnnovators. In this interview, Charles shares his insights on the significance of the 70:20:10 Model for organizational development in today’s world.
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Really interesting!  Will this become the 80-15-5 model?

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Mobile set to rock SA Internet

Mobile set to rock SA Internet | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Consumer spending on Internet access in South Africa will reach approximately R59.6 billion by 2017, up from R19.8 billion in 2012.

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Khan Academy en Français

Khan Academy en Français | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it

Les valeurs de BSF et Khan Academy sont très proches mais c’est d’abord pour trois raisons principales que BSF adapte aujourd’hui la Khan Academy en français.

La traduction de la KA s’inscrit dans la réflexion que porte BSF sur les bibliothèques du futur. A l’heure des nouvelles technologies, la bibliothèque doit se réinventer et être accessible à distance, par tous, via internet. En adaptant la Khan Academy en Français, BSF contribue ainsi au développement des MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) en France. Véritables bibliothèques de contenus à lire, à voir ou à écouter, les MOOCs deviennent...

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List of 9 free educational websites

List of 9 free educational websites | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
With internet, access to free education is possible, but with increasingly restrictive copyright laws and incompatible technologies its potential is hindered.
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Laptops that run on the sun

Laptops that run on the sun | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
LondWeWi Telecommunications unveils solar-powered computer to be sold, initially, in Ghana
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Wow this is promising. Charge your laptop in the sun for 2 hours - work for 10 hours.

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eLearning Africa Report 2013

eLearning Africa Report 2013 | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
International Conference on ICT for Development, Education and Training. An Annual Event for Building eLearning Capacities in Africa.

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Get your free eLearning Africa report here.

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Marco Pozzi's curator insight, June 5, 2013 12:27 AM

Interessante ..... 

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10 Google Plus Communities Every Teacher should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Google Plus Communities Every Teacher should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
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Announcing the New and Improved 2013 Edition of the Free Education Technology Resources eBook

Announcing the New and Improved 2013 Edition of the Free Education Technology Resources eBook | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
This popular resource provides 115 pages of free applications and resources and insights into how educators are using them in today's classrooms! This digital
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The eLearning Guild : How Mobile Learning Is Done: Nine Case Studies from Around the World : Research Library

The eLearning Guild : How Mobile Learning Is Done: Nine Case Studies from Around the World : Research Library | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
Imogen Casebourne examines nine international case studies to show how mobile learning works, the many forms that it can take, and what to consider, what to avoid, and how to prepare to make the most of your mLearning.
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#mLearning case studies.  You'll have to pay for the report from @eLearningGuild, but its worth it. 

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Africa is most dynamic e-learning market on the planet - University World News

Africa is most dynamic e-learning market on the planet - University World News | mLearnAfrica | Scoop.it
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