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5 Must-Have Tools for a Killer Presentation

5 Must-Have Tools for a Killer Presentation | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
For when you need a little more than static words on a screen for your presentation, we present to you five sweet digital alternatives to PowerPoint.
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Excellent Interactive Graphic on The Networked Educator ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Interactive Graphic on The Networked Educator ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
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A Presentation at MIT, by George Siemens

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(UPDATE on 7/29/2013: This talk was recorded and is available as a huge .mp4 file here.) George Siemens, one of the originators of the connectivist MOOC model, was on the MIT campus for a talk last...

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grainnehamilton's curator insight, August 1, 2013 10:32 AM

Fascinating insight into the original thinking behind MOOCs, connectivist learning and 'meeting the knowledge needs of a complex era' by one of the originators of MOOCs and author of the Connectivism learning theory. Open Badges are mentioned in relation to accreditation in this complex era and for amplifying the value of it through micro-credentialling - targeting specific tasks rather than a broad knowledge system.

Joao Augusto Ramos e Silva's curator insight, August 11, 2013 10:47 PM

Apresentação do George Siemens ao MIT.

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Quia - Spanish

Quia Web allows users to create and share online educational activities in dozens of subjects, including Spanish.
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10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | e-learning resources | Scoop.it

"Are you planning to give iBooks Author a place in your classroom? The video tutorials below will definitely give you a hand. As you know by now, iBooks Author is one of the formidable apps available in the iTunes store. It allow users to create interactive ebooks and share them with the rest of the world."


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Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, August 3, 2013 3:44 AM

From Karen Dietz


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Have a great WE!


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Monika Górska's curator insight, August 4, 2013 5:57 PM

try it?

 

Tony Gough's curator insight, August 5, 2013 9:31 AM

Every teacher should be using this! And every student reading them!

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Advances in Technology Enhanced Learning

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Advances in Technology Enhanced Learning’ presents a range of research projects which aim to explore how to make engagement in learning (and teaching) more passionate. This interactive and experimental resource discusses innovations which pave the way to open collaboration at scale. The book introduces methodological and technological breakthroughs via twelve chapters to learners, instructors, and decision-makers in schools, universities, and workplaces.

 


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Gina Martin's curator insight, August 11, 2013 3:46 PM

Looking forward to reading this one. 

Guillermo Pérez's comment, August 11, 2013 10:21 PM
You can view mor information at: https://itunes.apple.com/book/advances-in-technology-enhanced/id663022333?ls=1
Guillermo Pérez's comment, August 11, 2013 10:22 PM
You can view mor information at: https://itunes.apple.com/book/advances-in-technology-enhanced/id663022333?ls=1
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60 Best Photoshop Tutorial Sites

60 Best Photoshop Tutorial Sites | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
Photoshop is a graphics editing program developed and published by Adobe Systems. As we all know that at presently, it is the current market leader for photo manipulation software. It is an excelle...

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malek's curator insight, July 10, 2013 4:02 PM

Upgrade your tricks and aquire more skills. It's a recent compilation with many new tutorials

Amanda Mirth's curator insight, July 11, 2013 9:21 AM

Tutorials are great for the visual learner. Excited to go through these sites and and tackle new techniques in Photoshop!

 

Nuno Magalhães Ribeiro's curator insight, July 11, 2013 1:38 PM

Os 60 melhores sites de tutoriais para o Adobe Photoshop.

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Moodle 2.5 some of the improvements since moodle 2.4

This presentation was delivered at #edtech13 at University College Cork Ireland. It covers the new features of Moodle 2.5

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Dan Jeffries's curator insight, June 20, 2013 5:40 AM

Great overview of some of the key features of 2.5.

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ThingLink - Make Your Images Interactive

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Social Learning: The Changing Face of Workplace Learning

Keynote, ICELW, New York, 12 June 2014

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Nigel Robertson 's curator insight, June 20, 2013 8:44 PM

Great presentation recognising that the training paradigm is past its sell by date!

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Stephen Downes June 15 2013 - #Connectivism, Online Learning and the #MOOC

Connectivism, Online Learning, and the MOOC by Stephen Downes: http://www.wiziq.com/online-class/1233804-week-3-learning-teaching-online for the...

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11 Steps Of Effective Project-Based Learning In A Blended Classroom

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What is the relationship between project-based learning and blended learning? This article takes a look, and offers 11 specific steps for effective PBL planning.

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30 tips for awesome presentations

Learn to create presentations, not slide shows, and start giving awesome presentations.

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Jan Peter van Zijl's curator insight, March 3, 2013 5:12 AM

http://www.slideshare.net/wrttnwrd/30-tips-for-awesome-presentations

 

Ook ik ontkom er niet aan ... Binnenkort mag ik een presentatie houden. Handige tips.

Patrick Parsons's curator insight, March 3, 2013 8:04 PM

Excellent points to follow

Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, March 5, 2013 4:04 AM

How to create and give great presentations.

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A Mahara Guide

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Everything you need to start your Mahara e-Portfolio
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How To Use iPads For Personal Professional Development - Edudemic

How To Use iPads For Personal Professional Development - Edudemic | e-learning resources | Scoop.it

Before I rush ahead with how I am going to roll out this device in my classrooms, I need to effectively incorporate it into my life and figure out how to use iPads to make me a better teacher.


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20 Eye-Opening Stats You Probably Didn't Know About Mobile Learning

20 Eye-Opening Stats You Probably Didn't Know About Mobile Learning | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
  via SHIFT Disruptive eLearning Still not convinced Mobile Learning is something your organization should evaluate? Consider these eye-opening statistics published by different organizations ...

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SHIFT eLearning's comment, July 30, 2013 11:43 AM
Thanks for sharing!!
Dolly Bhasin 's comment, July 30, 2013 11:52 PM
Excellent compilation, thanks for sharing!
Dolly Bhasin 's curator insight, July 30, 2013 11:55 PM

Really eyeopening, specially - "Ambient Insight reports a surging global mobile learning market. The countries with the highestgrowth rates (all over 60%) are China, India, and Indonesia. The countries with the lowest growth rates (all under 5%) are Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan, the three most mature Mobile Learning markets on the planet."

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Argument Curation: An Effective Approach To Develop Critical Thinking Among Students

Argument Curation: An Effective Approach To Develop Critical Thinking Among Students | e-learning resources | Scoop.it

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, October 3, 2013 5:48 PM

An excellent story for lecturers or teachers thinking in content curation as a tool in their aulas.

Fiona Harvey's curator insight, October 8, 2013 2:22 AM

Useful for educators - key digital literacy skill

johanna krijnsen's curator insight, December 4, 2013 2:00 PM

content curation and critical thinking skills

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Neoliberalism and MOOCs: Amplifying nonsense

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Blooms Taxonomy Action Verbs


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gideonwilliams's curator insight, May 27, 2013 11:15 AM

Blooms Taxonomy explained with Key Action words from Worcester College of Technology Digital Literacy for Teachers course.

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What Are Apple Distinguished Educators And How Can I Be One? - Edudemic

What Are Apple Distinguished Educators And How Can I Be One? - Edudemic | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
The Apple Distinguished Educators (ADE) program was created to recognize K-12 and higher education pioneers who are using a variety of Apple products to transform teaching and learning...ADEs work closely with Apple to lead innovation in education.
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Open Badges and Moodle

Open Badges and Moodle | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
The soon to be released Moodle 2.5 comes with a new feature called Badges. So before I go through how it works in Moodle, let me address a few questions Wha
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Improving the Learner Journey

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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 10:26 AM

The innovation approach in teaching is really praseworthy.

Jovi Buendia's curator insight, August 8, 2013 12:51 AM

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 7:54 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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Lesson Plans for Download | NZ Interface Magazine | www.interfacemagazine.co.nz

Lesson Plans for Download | NZ Interface Magazine | www.interfacemagazine.co.nz | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
INTERFACE is the technology magazine for educators to learn about using ICT.
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Catalina Elena Oyarzún Albarracín's comment, December 12, 2013 10:01 PM
Great!!!!
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Digital literacy practices and their layered multiplicity

Digital literacy practices and their layered multiplicity | e-learning resources | Scoop.it
(2012). Digital literacy practices and their layered multiplicity. Educational Media International: Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 289-301. doi: 10.1080/09523987.2012.741199

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Juan Carlos Mojica's curator insight, May 30, 2013 7:21 PM

Un interesante artículo sobre la alfabetización digital.

 

Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, June 11, 2013 5:11 AM

The article is free, written by Ibrar Bhatt from the University of Leeds

Ness Crouch's curator insight, July 3, 2013 4:48 PM

Insightful read.