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Episode 94: Creating Custom ‘Apps’ for Teaching - Tech Therapy - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Episode 94: Creating Custom ‘Apps’ for Teaching - Tech Therapy - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

The Tech Therapy team talked with Kyle D. Bowen, Purdue’s director of informatics, who argues that colleges should build their own educational software rather than relying on companies to produce it.

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Teaching Carnival 5.08 - ProfHacker

Teaching Carnival 5.08 - ProfHacker | Things to Explore | Scoop.it
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Selecting and Using Technologies in Online and Blended Courses

Selecting and Using Technologies in Online and Blended Courses | Things to Explore | Scoop.it
Smart phones, Twitter, Facebook and all of Web 2.0 are transforming communication.

These technologies can encourage learner-centered teaching and help students learn skills they’ll need to succeed.

Tony Bates shares a comprehensive framework for educational technology decisions by discussing the SECTIONS Model, a letter-by-letter approach that includes instructional and administrative criteria.

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Online Learning - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Online Learning - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Things to Explore | Scoop.it
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Study Suggests Many Professors Use Interactive Tools Ineffectively in Online Courses - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Study Suggests Many Professors Use Interactive Tools Ineffectively in Online Courses - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

Philadelphia—Professors can choose from a growing palette of Web-based tools to make their online courses more interactive. But a new study suggests that many community-college instructors aren’t taking advantage of those options. Instead, the professors are relying on static course materials that aren’t likely to motivate students or encourage them to interact with each other.

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MapBox | MapBox

MapBox | MapBox | Things to Explore | Scoop.it
Make beautiful maps. Share them anywhere.
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A Liberal-Arts Consortium Experiments With Course Sharing

A Liberal-Arts Consortium Experiments With Course Sharing | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

In discussions about the future of higher education, there’s often plenty of hand-wringing over the precarious fate of the hundreds of small, tuition-dependent private colleges scattered throughout the country. With many of them located in out-of-the-way places, their isolation means that merging or even collaborating with other institutions to reduce costs is typically not an option.

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How Do You Define DH?

How Do You Define DH? | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

Every year, we ask new Day of DH participants to offer their own definition of how they define the digital humanities.  Below is a list of responses for 2012.

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Mobile Website Development: Learn how to use Dreamweaver CS5 to create a mobile-optimized site using HTML and CSS.

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TED, Known for Idea Talks, Releases Educational Videos

TED, Known for Idea Talks, Releases Educational Videos | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

The nonprofit group called TED, known for streaming 18-minute video lectures about big ideas, today opened a new YouTube channel designed for teachers and professors, with videos that are even shorter.

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The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy

The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy | Things to Explore | Scoop.it

Promoting open scholarly discourse around critcial and creative uses of technology in teaching, learning and research

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