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Library and Information Literacy for the Digital Generation!!!
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Globalism in Student Affairs | NASPA

Globalism in Student Affairs | NASPA | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
NASPA’ globalism efforts encourage members, both here and abroad, to expand thinking around students and practitioners as global citizens.
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Ben Nelson - TEDxSF

Ben Nelson, the brain behind Minerva project, re-envisioning higher education...

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Magnifying the Power of Learning with e-Portfolios

Magnifying the Power of Learning with e-Portfolios | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Over the years, one of the major problems in higher education has been our inability to provide evidence of what students learn, particularly those broader skills and attributes critical to students’ future success.

Creating an e-portfolio can provide great personal insight by helping them draw connections between what they have been taught, what they have learned, the skills they have developed, and the values they hold. It can help them connect things that, at first glance, have little in common...

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How Online Learning Is Shaping The Future Of Education Right Now | Edudemic

How Online Learning Is Shaping The Future Of Education Right Now | Edudemic | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

In light of Online Learning benefits, more K-12 districts are recognizing online learning programs as an acceptable medium for educating their students. Recent meta studies have found that in some cases online learning may be superior to traditional classroom-based instruction.

Similarly, students may even begin to choose universities based on the strength of their online programs. Instead of comparing schools based solely on rankings, students might research a school’s online offerings to determine whether their required classes are available online...

 

 

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Sapling Learning

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Sapling Learning is a textbook and publisher independent interactive online homework and assessment software that provides an active, engaging learning experience for students and easy-to-use timesaving science course management tools for instructors.

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The Effects of Twitter in an Online Learning Environment

The Effects of Twitter in an Online Learning Environment | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it
Twitter is a popular microblogging tool designed to answer the question...

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AcademicPub - Custom Books...Now! Custom Course Materials for Higher Education

AcademicPub - Custom Books...Now! Custom Course Materials for Higher Education | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Application providing real-time copyright clearance and an ever-expanding content library along with the ability to add your own materials and articles from the web. And peer recommedations from colleagues in your discipline can present new possibilities to enrich your courses.

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The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change Higher Learning Forever

The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change Higher Learning Forever | SchooL-i-Tecs 101 | Scoop.it

Last fall, the university in the heart of Silicon Valley did something it had never done before: It opened up three classes to anyone with a web connection. Lectures and assignments—the same ones administered in the regular on-campus class—would be posted and auto-graded online each week. Midterms and finals would have strict deadlines. Stanford wouldn’t issue course credit to the non-matriculated students. But at the end of the term, students who completed a course would be awarded an official Statement of Accomplishment.

People around the world have gone crazy for this opportunity.

 

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