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Write a letter to the future

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Write a letter to your future self and read the public (but anonymous) letters from others...


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A guide to pseudo-science in ELT

A guide to pseudo-science in ELT | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

This talk will focus on aspects of English language teaching which have little or no scientific credibility. Practices such as neuro-linguistic programming, learning styles, multiples intelligences and brain gym will be examined. This talk will ask why, despite the evidence, these approaches/methods remain popular.


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NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Preview

NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Preview | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

There is an overarching sense in the academic world that research is first, while teaching is an obligation that must be performed. Because of this way of thinking, efforts to implement effective pedagogies are lacking. Adjunct professors and students feel the brunt of this challenge, as teaching-only contracts are underrated and underpaid, and learners must accept the outdated teaching styles of the university’s primary researchers.


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Quick Idioms's curator insight, December 30, 2013 11:21 AM

Interesting update

Kiruthika Ragupathi's curator insight, January 6, 4:04 PM

a short preview of the NMC horizon report!

niftyjock's curator insight, January 23, 1:23 PM

Large Document, well worth a long weekend read

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Readymag - A publishing tool

Readymag - A publishing tool | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
The simplest & most elegant web publishing tool

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, December 6, 2013 12:05 PM

Amazing

Jim Doyle's curator insight, December 6, 2013 9:10 PM
Readymag - A publishing tool
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44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning | #elearning

44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning | #elearning | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
“ 44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning We’ve taken a look at QR codes before–how they can be used to empower student voices, for example. While the potential is great, in short a QR...”
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Nik's QuickShout: Create Online Social Interaction Around Videos

Nik's QuickShout: Create Online Social Interaction Around Videos | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
Grockit provides a really simple and fast way to build social tasks and interaction around any video from YouTube and it does it in a way that is much more suitable for delivery to students, as the interface removes many of the distractions that a direct link to YouTube would include.
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MOOCs and the Gartner Hype Cycle: A very slow tsunami

MOOCs and the Gartner Hype Cycle: A very slow tsunami | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
A lot can change in a year. Twelve months ago, the traditional universities were doomed, condemned to irrelevance by an onslaught of MOOCs. Not every last one of them was going to die; Sebastian Th...

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Geraldine Lefoe's curator insight, September 17, 2013 5:51 PM

A balanced projection of where MOOCs a likely headed

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FULL COMMON EUROPEAN FRAMEWORK OF REFERENCE FOR LANGUAGES: LEARNING, TEACHING, ASSESSMENT DOCUMENT


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Mark Arthur's curator insight, August 21, 2013 8:36 AM

FULL COMMON EUROPEAN FRAMEWORK OF REFERENCE FOR LANGUAGES: LEARNING, TEACHING, ASSESSMENT DOCUMENT

Bmw's curator insight, September 21, 2013 12:24 AM

Thanks very useful.

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Quip - Collaborative Writing

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academiPad's curator insight, July 31, 2013 5:34 AM

This new app ecosystem for collaborative writing might be interesting for working with co-authors on papers. Especially the integrated chat and an in-buiild checklist can be useful for larger co-writing projects in academia, although the maker of this app do not seem to have recognized this yet.

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Score Rubrics on Your iPad

Score Rubrics on Your iPad | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
If you use rubrics to grade student work you have to try ForAllRubrics! Once you set up your class list, this website allows users to import rubrics they've already made, or easily create new ones....

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, July 18, 2013 2:57 PM

Really good information

Brian Romero Smith's comment, July 18, 2013 9:09 PM
Awesome! Definitely an asset to the iPad classroom.
ChristopherBell's curator insight, July 24, 2013 1:09 PM

YEAH!

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10 Best Free Screen Recorders

10 Best Free Screen Recorders | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

The free screen recorders available out there have been listed by us below. You’re probably here because you want to prepare a presentation for the boardroom or class...


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Delis Than's curator insight, July 8, 2013 11:21 AM

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congerjan's curator insight, August 9, 2013 4:14 AM

Give students the right tools and they will innovate!

Elena Evtukh's curator insight, February 26, 2:24 AM

Современному педагогу необходимо уметь создавать дидактические материалы. Бесспорными помощниками в этом могут стать программы для захвата изображения и записи видео экрана.

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Three types of web resources for teaching phonetics

Three types of web resources for teaching phonetics | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

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Free Technology for Teachers: What QR Codes Can Do For You!

Free Technology for Teachers: What QR Codes Can Do For You! | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

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121writing.com - fast, high quality feedback for writing

Whether your students are in Korea or across town, for the first time it is possible to coach students with their writing as though you were face to face. And unlike Skype, your students get a permanent copy of your feedback to reference in the future.


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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, June 4, 2013 6:17 PM

I looked at this program. If you add this to Google hangouts it becomes a very powerful teaching tool.

Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, June 8, 2013 4:16 AM

Want to give an effective feedback using G-DRIVE? Explore this tool:

Cynthia (Cindy) DePoy's comment, July 3, 2013 10:03 AM
Somehow I find Jing less intrusive than any Google product that asks for access to my private e-mail information. Maybe I'm just being naive.
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Adrian’s Pron Chart Blog

Adrian’s Pron Chart Blog | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
Practical discovery of English pronunciation

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Jo Gakonga's curator insight, January 19, 1:27 AM

Adrian Underhill's blog- lots of good ideas and thoughts about pronunciation

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SAMR: Augmenting your Creativity and Amplifying your Curiosity - TechChef

SAMR: Augmenting your Creativity and Amplifying your Curiosity - TechChef | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

"While there has been a bit of question as to the effectiveness of SAMR, a shift to move beyond SAMR, and a few proposed changes to the structure of the model floating around online, I have to say that hearing Dr. Ruben Puentedura (you may know him as the father of SAMR) speak at iPad Summit a few weeks ago still felt like a rare app-ortunity and a truly inspiring treat. As I am still collecting my thoughts and ideas from the event, I wanted to share some really great resources from the Dr. SAMR. "

 


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Jose Pietri's curator insight, December 19, 2013 3:17 AM

The application of the SAMR framework to the implementation of blended-learning in LE Project. Worth investigating potential value. Ideas of approach?

54321ignition's curator insight, December 19, 2013 6:00 AM

Biggest challenge facing education lies in developing learners' capacity to think 

ChristopherBell's curator insight, December 19, 2013 4:43 PM

AWESOME Collection of SAMR Model Resources!

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Reading level - Search Help

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Sometimes you may want to limit your search results to a specific reading level. For example, a second language learner may want more basic sites, a middle school teacher looking for educational material for her students may look for intermediate resources, and a scientist searching for the latest findings from the experts may want to limit results to those at advanced reading levels.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, November 13, 2013 3:00 AM

Very useful for lower level language students or those teaching them. The split into 3 levels is a bit basic, but can still sav a lot of time.

Mike Dilger's curator insight, November 21, 2013 3:13 AM

This method might make it a bit easier when looking for differentiated material  for your classes.  Remember, in Schoology you can deliver individual material to one student or set up groups within your class and deliver to a group as well.  This research technique may save a bit of time.

Jorge Leal's curator insight, November 27, 2013 11:42 AM

useful..

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Students’ Perceptions and Experiences of Mobile Learning

Students’ Perceptions and Experiences of Mobile Learning | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

This study focused on how students perceive the use of mobile devices to create a personalized learning experience outside the classroom. Fifty-three students in three graduate TESOL classes participated in this study. All participants completed five class projects designed to help them explore mobile learning experiences with their own mobile devices, incorporating technologies such as YouTube and VoiceThread. We identified characteristics of these mobile users in Mobile Language Learning (MLL), and the results illuminate how MLL opens up new pedagogical scaffoldings.


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robyns tut's curator insight, October 4, 2013 3:57 PM

I get so excited when I see more developments on tyring to intergrate technology and education. This is because by combining learning with education, scholars get the opportunity of understanding academics through everyday technology such as their mobile phones. This article also interests me because I am interested in finding out how technology can assist teachers in making subjects such as maths and science more easier for learners.

https://www.msu.edu/course/cep/953/readings/WallaceTimeFinal.pdf

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Ralph Springett's curator insight, October 5, 2013 1:06 PM

For shorter courses connected mobile learning has advantages. For more substantial courses digital learning material needs to available offline.

Anne Pascucci, MPA, CRA's curator insight, October 9, 2013 8:04 AM

CNU students had the wonderful opportunity to visit the Wyland Mobile Learning Center!  What a great experience~

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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Evaluating authentic mobile apps for learning

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Evaluating authentic mobile apps for learning | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

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Creating interactive video on the iPad

Creating interactive video on the iPad | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

I think this kind of tool can be really beneficial for creating flipped learning or video orientated learning as the speaker can guide learners to various learning resources on the web. They can also embed visual support for language learners such as text and images and even write over the video as though it were a whiteboard.


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Diana Montes's curator insight, September 9, 2013 11:25 AM

Una poderosa App con la que se puede hacer video para enseñar, para los que tienen Ipad  :D

Dionisio Perez's curator insight, September 18, 2013 6:23 PM

La creatividad usando las nuevas tecnologías.

Ali Anani's curator insight, January 16, 9:54 PM

Videos are growing exponentially in importance as an effective communication tool.

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Technology Outlook - Australian Tertiary Education 2013-2018

Technology Outlook -  Australian Tertiary Education 2013-2018 | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, August 19, 2013 5:07 AM

"The New Media Consortium and Open Universities Australia jointly released theTechnology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education 2013-2018: An NMC Horizon Project Regional Analysis. This report applies the process developed for the NMC Horizon Project, with a focus on identifying and describing emerging technologies likely to have an impact on teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in tertiary institutions across Australia. Twelve emerging technologies are recognized across three adoption horizons over the next one to five years, as well as key trends and challenges expected to continue over the same period, giving campus leaders and practitioners a valuable guide for strategic technology planning. View the work that produced the report atwww.aus.wiki.nmc.org."

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Snapshots of EAP Research Journeys (May 2013)


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Steve Kirk's curator insight, May 1, 2013 8:45 AM

A good read. This is a collection of ten short and personal research-oriented narratives from professionals working within EAP. Areas of focus range from assessment to teacher beliefs to programme management. 

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12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

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12 Principles Of Mobile Learning...Another from TeachThought, which is becoming a real go-to site for direct ideas.  This one is one mobile learning, and what learning looks like and what if can afford.

 

Design Driver:  Users, Devices, Learning, Ecology


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MimicDotOrg's curator insight, July 19, 2013 8:28 PM

Mobile technology will totally change education in the 21st Century.

 

Pierre GESLiN's curator insight, January 7, 2:46 PM

Learning on the move!

 

Jimena Acebes Sevilla's curator insight, February 2, 3:06 PM

12 Principios para tomar en cuenta sobre m-learning.

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APPitic: Home

APPitic: Home | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
Get recommended app lists, webcasts and resources selected by Apple Distinguished Educators. Our recommended apps have been tested in a variety of different grade levels, instructional strategies and classroom settings.
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Innovations in Learning Technologies for English Language Teaching

This publication offers a different approach to the uses of learning technologies in the language classroom. As a regular classroom teacher you will be able to find lesson ideas to adapt to your own contexts; as a teacher trainer, there is a useful overview of the current state of the art in each of the contexts and a range of practical examples.


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Mrs Shahinur's curator insight, June 21, 2013 7:26 AM

The innovation approach in teaching is really praseworthy.

Jovi Buendia's curator insight, August 7, 2013 9:51 PM

An awesome resource on integrating language learning and technology.  Plenty of sites listed for different target areas.  

John O'Connor's curator insight, October 21, 2013 4:54 PM

This is a well organised a very interesting book for the modern language teacher. Just look at the table in the introduction to each chapter and you will find a wealth of ideas for language teaching.

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Using Smartphones in Class to Improve Speaking Skills | TESOL Blog

Using Smartphones in Class to Improve Speaking Skills | TESOL Blog | #AusELT Links | Scoop.it
Alexandra Lowe shows you how to utilize smartphones in your ESL class to help students work on speaking skills while getting the entire class involved.

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Phil Chappell's curator insight, June 8, 2013 3:21 PM

Practical advice on recording and transcribing student talk as a learning activity, using smartphones (though will work with any recording devices).

Shona Whyte's curator insight, June 8, 2013 10:33 PM

Nice account of collective editing task, involving the recording, transcription and analysis of one student's oral production.