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The Illinois Online Network (ION) is a collaboration of all community colleges in Illinois and the University of Illinois working together to advance utilization of technology enhanced and Internet-based instruction and service.
There are many apps that do promote critical thinking--and often extended critical thinking and learning at that. These aren't clinical "critical thinking building" programs either, but rather often enjoyable exercises in strategy, tactics, and problem-solving thought.
Explore this educator's guide to open educational resources for information about online repositories, curriculum-sharing websites, sources for lesson plans and activities, and open alternatives to textbooks.
Trying to get all of your students to the same set of websites at the same time can be a frustrating experience for you and for them. Just a mis-typed character or two can create a frustrating experience for everyone in the room. One way to avoid this situation is to post all of your links on one course webpage or in a blog post. Another solution is to use a link bundling service that will group all of your links together into one package. Then instead of sending out a bunch of individual links you can just send one link that will open all of the bundled links for your students. Here are three services that you can use for just that purpose.
YouTube video editor is absolutely a powerful video editing platform to use in your instruction to create and edit videos. It provides almost all the pro features you normally find in a premium video software and all for free. Our YouTube for Teachers series here in EdTech and mLearning attempts to help teachers make the best of YouTube in their teaching by providing them with educational channels designed specifically to tend to teachers educational video content as well as resources featuring tips and tricks on how to create and edit instructional videos on Youtube. In today’s post we are introducing you to a very important feature called annotations.
With the OneNote Office 365 app, students can take their note taking to new heights. But OneNote is more than what you might expect from a typical notes app and can create new opportunities for students. Here's how OneNote lends itself to a variety of learning and note taking styles.
ProcessOn is a useful online diagramming platform. With us, creating diagrams becomes the easiest thing in the world. Quickly draw BPMN, UML diagrams, UI mockups, iOS mockups, org charts and many other types.
One of the most powerful tools available to students these days may be Microsoft's note-taking app: OneNote. Unlike the rest of the Office Suite, you can download OneNote for FREE on any device - iPad, laptop, Android, even Chromebooks!
Sometimes I learn about something new that doesn't really merit a full blog post. Below is a list of a few of the random fun things I've come across lately!
Create a template of a Google Doc without using the template gallery: I don't know about you, but for me, the template gallery has been a bit temperamental lately. I'll create a template, and it doesn't show up in the gallery at all, or takes days to do so. Other times, it'll make the template, then I can't find it again later. I don't know what's going on with the template gallery, but I've learned I don't have to use it!
An iPad app which allows a teacher to set work remotely on the students’ devices, including with recorded audio instructions. The teacher can see what the students are doing and get feedback instantly on the their iPad. The students can put up a virtual hand to ask for help from the teacher, or from fellow students.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.