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An Open Letter to Educators

Written by an ex college student, who explains very eloquently how educators must change.  If the message in this video resonates with you feel free to send it to any teachers, principals, professors, university presidents, boards of regents, board...

 

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William Machado's curator insight, December 27, 2012 6:50 AM

It is good to hear how students feel and for sure teachers need to adapt their approach...

Alícia Arisa's comment, December 27, 2012 7:09 AM
Entusiàstic. I quanta raó que té!
Gianfranco D'Aversa's curator insight, December 28, 2012 12:03 PM

Written by an ex college student, who explains very eloquently how educators must change.  If the message in this video resonates with you feel free to send it to any teachers, principals, professors, university presidents, boards of regents, board...

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A Solution for Self-Learners- ScooX Academy

This video introduces SchooX acedmy for self-learners. It provides a brief interview with Costas Vasiliou, a co-founder of SchooX. Subscribe to my blog: www....
 
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Paula Silva's comment, September 3, 2012 12:55 PM
It's a great topic, Costas!
Paula Silva's comment, March 4, 6:46 AM
Will you check this scoop? Thank you so much. http://sco.lt/5okJ17
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Infographic: The History of Education

Infographic: The History of Education | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
The folks at Boundless who last brought us the EdTech Buzzwords Infographic are back with The History of Education. The graphic takes a look at how formal education began, changes along the way, current day and predictions for the next twenty years.

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uTOP Inria's curator insight, March 4, 2013 5:18 AM

(Getting Smart - 25 Fév 2013)

Michael Stapleton's curator insight, March 19, 2013 10:30 PM

The folks at Boundless who last brought us the EdTech Buzzwords Infographic are back with The History of Education. The graphic takes a look at how formal education began, changes along the way, current day and predictions for the next twenty years.

Dawn Tsui's curator insight, March 20, 2013 8:31 PM

cute!~~

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The Innovation Series Volume 1: "Innovation"

The Innovation Series Volume 1: "Innovation" | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
Welcome to the most exciting and engaging corporate training available. The power of VictorPrime INNOVATION lies in using video of our powerful leaders to inspire you and your team members to meet their full capabilities.
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VICTOR Prime's first course is out!!!

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This is the Year Colleges Will Start Taking Online Education Seriously

This is the Year Colleges Will Start Taking Online Education Seriously | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
2013 is the year universities will stop thinking of online education as just a fad or an inferior option. Internet tools allow higher education to be a continuous process, a university for life.

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Carolyn Wiberg's curator insight, March 12, 2013 7:51 PM

With the advancements in Learning Analytics, online education is a (better) reality.

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Company to help institutions embrace open educational resources | Inside Higher Ed

Company to help institutions embrace open educational resources | Inside Higher Ed | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

A new company is using an open-source approach to help institutions eager to phase out traditional textbooks for open education resources, but its efforts face an impediment: some instructors still believe a price drop in course materials means a similar drop in quality.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2013/03/12/company-help-institutions-embrace-open-educational-resources#ixzz2NKe7f3Xe ;
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Just published: SURF Trend Report: Open Educational Resources 2013

Just published: SURF Trend Report: Open Educational Resources 2013 | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

The Trend Report: Open Educational Resources 2013 describes trends in open educational resources (OER) and open education in the Netherlands and elsewhere, from the perspective of Dutch higher education.  


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It’s Time for Technology to Disrupt Education

It’s Time for Technology to Disrupt Education | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
Larry Magid discusses how it's time for technology to start disrupting education and use a blended learning approach.
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Designing eLearning For ipads

Find about emerging need of eLearning on iPads, learn how to get started with it as a first step towards ‘mobile learning’.

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, February 25, 2013 2:21 AM

Let's get started with iPads. Teachers need to learn how to use materials and also how to create them

Fernando Yanes's curator insight, February 26, 2013 4:13 AM

Interesante ... como para ir preparando las transformaciones. "La escuela nunca fue ni será el monopolio del conocimiento"

Peter Shanks's curator insight, March 9, 2013 4:57 PM

like them or not, the ipad has become an educational tool that content and application developers can't ignore

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New Agile E-learning Center!

New Agile E-learning Center! | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
CollabNet has a new on-demand Agile e-learning center with a variety of training modules, short videos and tutorials, reference sheets, and helpful tips.

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30 Myths About eLearning That Need To Die In 2013

30 Myths About eLearning That Need To Die In 2013 | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
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The bookless school with iPads for all

The bookless school with iPads for all | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

An academy in Bolton is pushing the boundaries of education by putting away pens and paper and giving all pupils and teachers their own iPad.


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Teaching Presentation Skills

Teaching Presentation Skills | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

John Hughes is the co-author of a new video course from OUP called ‘Successful Presentations’. On 25th January, he will be hosting a webinar on this topic. In this post, he sums up the key points of...


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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, January 14, 2013 7:22 AM

Useful tips and suggestions how to teach presentation skills to your students. The article points out what the teacher's responsibilities are regarding student presentations.

Shona Whyte's curator insight, January 14, 2013 12:05 PM

Nothing to argue with here ...

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Emerging Technologies in Distance Education

Emerging Technologies in Distance Education | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
AU Press publishes scholarly monographs, journals and websites. Electronic publications of AU Press are freely available online via open access.
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Who Owns Your Education Data? #ETMOOC

Who Owns Your Education Data? #ETMOOC | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

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Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, February 27, 2013 3:03 PM
Who Owns Vos données sur l'éducation? # ETMOOC


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How To Create A Podcast That Captivates and Enchants?

How To Create A Podcast That Captivates and Enchants? | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
A good podcast is magical…. It creates a very personal bond with the listener by whispering straight into their ear, captivating their attention, luring them into the core of the message, and keeping them enchanted until the very end.
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A Graphical View of Student Patterns in MOOCs

A Graphical View of Student Patterns in MOOCs | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

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Keith Wayne Brown's curator insight, March 12, 2013 6:57 AM

With the exception of the drop-ins--because universities control access to content pretty well--these numbers mirror many of the patterns I see with standard education models in large classrooms. Now, in class settings where there is less than 15 students, the lurker becomes more visible and a professor can tease the passive students into being more active.  

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Five things I think I know about teaching reading

Five things I think I know about teaching reading | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
Barbara Hoskins Sakamoto, co-author of Let’s Go, shares five principles for teaching reading effectively in the classroom. I’ve tried quite a few different approaches to teaching literacy over the ...

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Work is already a game | Harold Jarche

Work is already a game | Harold Jarche | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

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Alejandro Tortolini's curator insight, March 12, 2013 11:14 AM

Interesante reflexion de Harold Jarche sobre la idea de ludificar los espacios de trabajo (gamification): el trabajo YA es un juego, es una construcción social.

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Universities should see alumni as a talent pool not a money pot

Universities should see alumni as a talent pool not a money pot | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
Let's rethink alumni associations as a coaching network, says Alastair Creamer, and recent graduates as valuable voices (RT @AdrianBeney: “Universities should see alumni as a talent pool not a money pot.
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Building a learning culture within an organization

Read this presentation to know: - Why is building a learning culture vital for a high-performing business organization? - How to build a high-impact learning cu
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Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

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Two new announcements advance path to credit for MOOCs

Two new announcements advance path to credit for MOOCs | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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Best of the Web Nov. 2012

The latest update to my Best of the Web presentation for teachers.
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Write & Publish Your Book, Easily.

Write & Publish Your Book, Easily. | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it

The easiest way to write & self-publish your book to Kindle, Nook and Smashwords.


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The Open, Social, Participatory Future of Online Learning

The Open, Social, Participatory Future of Online Learning | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
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How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World?

How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World? | Social e-learning network | Scoop.it
Educators are always striving to find ways to make curriculum relevant in students’ everyday lives. More and more teachers are using social media around les
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