“ Instructivism is dead. Gone are the days of an authoritarian teacher transmitting pre-defined information to passive students. In the 1990s, constructivism heralded a new dawn in instructional desi...”
Via Dorian Love
“Many marketers give credit to Seth Godin for how they think about marketing in the 21st century. Godin has written 17 bestselling books that have been translated into more than thirty languages. American Way Magazine calls him, “America’s Greatest Marketer,” and he writes what may be the most popular marketing blog [...]”
Via Matt Polaniecki, Ivon Prefontaine, Ivo Nový
“A major criticism I have of most educational institutions is that their primary focus is on students' intellectual and cognitive development. Too often individual learner's needs do not enter into...”
Via Beth Dichter, massimo facchinetti
“ Infographics are popular. They’re a fun way to present and read data, and many people believe that information that is presented visually is often retained better (at least for some learners). Many teachers today are using infographics, both in their classrooms and for their own professional development. There are so many tools out there to …”
Via Deborah Welsh
“ Kahoot! is a classroom response system which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Kahoot! is an easy-to-use blended learning platform which works on any device, making the classroom interactive, encouraging both educators and learners to ask great questions.”
Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Kim Flintoff
“ Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the following is most likely to be true? ☐ Shou”
Via Dorian Love
Hienot neuvot nuorelle! - Olin Orimattilassa puhumassa Avaimet sun duuniin -työllistämishankkeen tilaisuudessa. Tilaisuus oli suunnattu 14 - 17-vuotiaille ja sen tarkoitus on saada alueen nuoret ja yritykset kohtaamaan toisensa.
Via Mikko Jordman
"In order for students to tackle the multi-step word problems they'll be asked to solve as early as elementary school, they need to have mastered their addition, subtraction and multiplication facts. By answering 4 + 12, 15 - 5, 9 x 7 and 18 / 3 quickly and accurately, students can focus on reading word problems to figure out what the question is asking them to do. There are tons of fun apps that help children build their math fluency through games and flashcards. Check out some of these fantastic math apps."
Via John Evans
Education today is inseparable from the Digital Revolution. Though learning doesn’t require any less time, focus and devotion, now the right set of tools can open up new educational worlds. There are both free and paid online resources, and there is something for everyone’s learning style.Besides the well-known Khan Academy and Coursera, there are some less-known tools that can also increase your effectiveness as a student. Below, we will list some awesome learning resources you should try as soon as possible!...
Via Jeff Domansky
“ The current trend of education technology is nothing to sneeze at. There are iPads and Android devices popping up in classrooms around the world. The post 11 Signs That Technology Is A Key Part Of Education appeared first on Edudemic.”
Via Sandra V. Barbosa
“ Gamification is a trend that doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. Incorporating game play elements into your classroom can help to create a dynamic, interactive environment that will help get and keep your students engaged in the material and excited to learn. It sounds great, right? But every trend will see a …”
Via Dorian Love
“MakerBot's Creative Revolution Runs on LinuxLinux.com (blog)“Platforms like Beaglebone and the Raspberry Pi have enabled a new generation of people to start developing quickly and easily on a Linux system.”
Via F. Thunus