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What kind of support do Online graduate students need?

What kind of support do Online graduate students need? | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Online learners face many challenges – from staying motivated and beating procrastination, to meeting multiple deadlines. And, as we know, e-learning students are already busy; preoccupied with many competing priorities.

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It contains a generic mix of articles, gathered through twitter, the blogs I follow and suggestions from the Scoop.it curation tool, that catch my attention as interesting to me and possibly other people.

 

You can use the filter option just above this introduction to search for a particular topic within the numerous articles collated here.

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Characteristics of open learning environments

Characteristics of open learning environments | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Next month Roy Williams and I will give the keynote presentation at a conference in Graz, Austria, which will focus on learning in open learning environments; how we recognize, value and ‘capture’ ...
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Social Learning Management Systems for Everyone

Social Learning Management Systems for Everyone | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Learning management systems (LMSs) have been catering to the administration side of business for some time now. While it fulfills rudimentary needs like...
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Reflecting on reflection

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.@Jarche Reflection on reflection in learning excellent post http://t.co/kvyX2KAkWK #learning
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Must reads from August 2014

Must reads from August 2014 | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
I tweeted the links to well over 60 interesting articles and resources in August, and having done my monthly review of all those I  shared, here are my recommendations of 7 articles to read (with s...
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What’s the difference between a flipped classroom and flipped learning?

What’s the difference between a flipped classroom and flipped learning? | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it

"Why do I characterize this explanation as a flipped classroom and not flipped learning? Because, contrary to popular belief, these terms are not synonymous. Yet nearly every article written on these topics mistakenly equates them ..."




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Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 1, 3:46 AM

A very important distinction and well explained.


Antón Seoane Pardo's curator insight, September 1, 12:48 PM
Great! What I like is flipped learning, not flipped classroom. Thanks for sharing, Nik
John Bostock's curator insight, September 1, 1:42 PM

Useful definition of flipped learning

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Spundge - create and deliver

Spundge - create and deliver | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it

Spundge is an end-to-end content platform for professionals that makes it easy to create, distribute, and monetize your content.

 


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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, September 1, 9:40 AM

Spundge is a cool new tool for creating visual presentations from the web or with your own content. Though it is aimed at business professionals , it can be used by teachers (aren't they professionals?) for creating educational presentations and for storytelling.

Spundge is free of charge.

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Global social collaboration from Deloitte Australia | simply communicate

Global social collaboration from Deloitte Australia | simply communicate | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
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Opal Davis Dawson on Twitter: 12 roles for Goole Drive in Classroom @TeachThought #satchat http://t.co/Xwtoqmu5DB

Opal Davis Dawson on Twitter: 12 roles for Goole Drive in Classroom @TeachThought #satchat http://t.co/Xwtoqmu5DB | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
12 roles for Google Drive in Classroom #satchat http://t.co/jVbSOwZkUM #edchat #sunchat #edtech

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, August 31, 10:32 AM

Time to stir your ed-tech thinking as you ramp up a new school year. 

Gary Harwell's curator insight, September 1, 9:54 AM

Roles are good.

Reshelle Johnson's curator insight, September 1, 11:22 AM

Google is gaining a foothold in classrooms.  My former employer now has a Google Chrome program in place and used this past summer to educate teachers on their use.  The feedback was good.  I am going to keep in touch with some of my former coworkers and will see how the program pans out over the course of the school year.

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Marginalia on Engagement: Internal comms and social business news - monthly update

Marginalia on Engagement: Internal comms and social business news - monthly update | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
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A fantastic resource - well worth a look.

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Apple's Smartwatch Could Take Over...

Apple's Smartwatch Could Take Over... | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Your life is about to get a lot easier.

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15 Visual Content Tools That Rock

15 Visual Content Tools That Rock | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Today I'm sharing just why it's dangerous to put your trust in copy on it's own and why visual content can create the perfect balance for your blog.

 

 


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Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, August 31, 3:09 PM

Some great tools listed here. It's so helpful to have ways to incorporate visual content, both in an online course and blended course.

José Antônio Carlos - O Professor Pepe's curator insight, September 1, 7:30 AM

Bela seleção de ferramentas visuais que ajudam a dar um banho de butique em seu blog.

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Genius Transitions In User Experience Design - Smashing Magazine

Genius Transitions In User Experience Design - Smashing Magazine | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
This article looks at some examples of interaction design in which smart interaction, defined by subtle animation, gently improves the user experience. We’ll share some lessons drawn from various models and analyze why these simple patterns work so well.





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David Swaddle's curator insight, August 31, 7:28 PM

This article got me thinking. It's about transitions in user interface design with some very nice animated examples.

 

Are the transitions shown here useful in a learning context, or are they merely window dressing that detracts from learnability? Personally, I think that while they look nice the first time, most of these transitions become annoying with time, simply delaying users. Mayer and others have shown how eye-candy can often be detrimental to learning.

 

Is it time for some generous academic to re-evaluate the situation in light of recent UX designs, preferably in a corporate setting? Or, maybe somebody already has and some kind soul could post here and point me in the right direction?

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5 ideas for integrating social learning into your curriculum. | Mel's Learning Lab

5 ideas for integrating social learning into your curriculum. | Mel's Learning Lab | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Chances are if you are reading this post then you use social media as well. I have listed 5 ideas for integrating social learning into your curriculum ... (5 ideas for integrating social learning into your curriculum.
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Donald Clark Plan B: Neophobia (fear of the new) - not new but it's damn annoying

Donald Clark Plan B: Neophobia (fear of the new) - not new but it's damn annoying | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Neophobia (fear of the new) - not new but it's damn annoying http://t.co/8wQdrg4wTj
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Learning with 'e's: Five tools for global educators

From @timbuckteeth-5 Tools For Global Educators: http://t.co/remPJWP117
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Learning with 'e's: The point of no return

“@timbuckteeth reviews of 27 Learning Theories is worth a read -This is the point of no return http://t.co/o0VQjeFumI”
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The Top 7 Guides To SEO

The Top 7 Guides To SEO | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it

'When I got into SEO, I had a difficult time starting. It was not as much as the content, but where to find it and which one is worth reading.

 

There are bunch of “definitive” “essential” “step-by-step” or “basic” guides to SEO on the internet, and quite honestly not all of them are just as good.

 

To spare you the trial and error and your time, this here is a list of the best Guides to SEO out there'

 

Read More: http://www.business2community.com/seo/top-7-guides-seo-0994840#!bNSjno


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Making a great online course, and why high drop-out rates aren't a bad thing

Making a great online course, and why high drop-out rates aren't a bad thing | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
The numbers that really matter are the reviews and ratings.

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Divi WordPress Theme

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From Looking Digital to Being Digital Executive Summary - Infographic - Accenture

From Looking Digital to Being Digital Executive Summary - Infographic - Accenture | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Accenture report explains four work practices that will transform companies into “being digital,” instead of just “looking digital.”
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Colorful Branding Infographics

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psicologia del colore - Questa infografica esplora come la psicologia del colore può beneficiare il vostro business, influenzare il pubblico e ottenere i risultati di marca. Dalla casa miglioramento ...

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The latest trend in user interface: Flat Design

The latest trend in user interface: Flat Design | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it
Flat User Interface Design is a design language currently used in the creation of various graphical user interfaces.

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Ten Reasons Visual Communication Can't Be Ignored (visuals help students learn)

Why visual communication is arguably the best way to reach your audiences, and five tips for using images in your content.

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How to Build an Online Portfolio

I may end up putting this on Udemy; not certain. But for now, I will publish the tutorials showing how I built this online portfolio on YouTube and this site. Items You Will Need to Complete this Online Portfolio(**affiliate links) The course is free. However, if you’d like to show me a l... http://elearningfeeds.com/how-to-build-an-online-portfolio/


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Gary Harwell's curator insight, August 31, 1:52 AM

Do we have our online portfolios?

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Redesigning Scoopit and Your Web Design Too - via @Curagami

Redesigning Scoopit and Your Web Design Too - via @Curagami | SteveB's Social Learning Scoop | Scoop.it

Scoop.it Redesign Suggestions
Redesigning Scoopit sets a new stage for a favorite content marketing tool. Making Scoopit to be social & to createscommunity can help your web design too.


Things every website design can improve discussed in our Curagami post (www.curagami.com/featured/redesigning-scoopit-web-design/ )::


* Set your “stage” (webpages) to be aligned in a “hierarchy” of need.
* Create feedback loops and expose them (like nonprofits use thermometers to track donations).

* Don’t hide your analytics SHARE THEM.

* Double down on winners, leave laggards behind.
* KNOW what is winning so you can double down.
* Ask for and prize User Generated Content.
* Share MORE and then SHARE MORE.







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