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The 6 Biggest Challenges Of Using Education Technology - Edudemic

The 6 Biggest Challenges Of Using Education Technology - Edudemic | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
A new report showcases some of the most important and difficult challenges of using education technology in today's classrooms.

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Times Higher Education - 'Eight great technologies' for investment revealed

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The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education

The World's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
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For simultaneously scaring and wooing brick-and-mortar universities into the future by helping get their courses online, at no cost to students.

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Techniques to aid imagination - Jisc infoNet

Techniques to aid imagination - Jisc infoNet | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Jisc infoNet helps organisations in the Higher Education and Further Education and Skills sectors to operate effectively, get best value for money and deliver excellent quality learning, teaching and research.
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To MOOC or Not to MOOC - The Chronicle of Higher Education

To MOOC or Not to MOOC - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
No one can easily deny that higher education has become markedly more expensive for many of the constituency who expect to benefit most. There is a degree of resentment, and many middle-class parents see MOOCs, ...
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Community Colleges Rise as Leaders of Technological Education ...

Community Colleges Rise as Leaders of Technological Education ... | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Traditionally attributed with their prevalent role in accommodating minorities and students from lower-income households, community colleges have become esteemed higher education programs within the past five years, ...
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When Does Service Become Scholarship?

When Does Service Become Scholarship? | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

When does service become scholarship? When does anything—service, teaching, editing, mentoring, coding—become scholarship? My answer is simply this: a creative or intellectual act becomes scholarsh...


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Bill Gates: Robots Will Be The Next World-Changing Technology

Bill Gates: Robots Will Be The Next World-Changing Technology | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
They'll be as big a part of our lives as PCs were.
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Convert Any Presentation Into a Talking Video in Your Preferred Language: SlideTalk.net | Teaching in Higher Education

Convert Any Presentation Into a Talking Video in Your Preferred Language: SlideTalk.net | Teaching in Higher Education | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Convert Any Presentation Into a Talking Video in Your Preferred Language: SlideTalk.net on Teaching in Higher Education curated by Rosemary Tyrrell (Convert Any Presentation Into a Talking Video #edtech | @scoopit via @kcercone
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7 Tips From Effective Teachers Who Use Technology - Edudemic

7 Tips From Effective Teachers Who Use Technology - Edudemic | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
So you've got an iPad or laptop. Now what? Here are some useful tips from effective teachers who use technology in their classrooms.
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Interestting list of 7 habits for teachers who use technology effectively.

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Science research: three problems that point to a communications crisis

Science research: three problems that point to a communications crisis | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Retraction is exploding, replicability of research diminishing, and our measure of journal quality is farcical, argues Curt Rice
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Biggest Interactive Wall in the U.S. Invites Visitors To Touch It

Biggest Interactive Wall in the U.S. Invites Visitors To Touch It | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

The latest addition to the Cleveland Museum of Art is an interactive wall display—the biggest in the US—that merges art and technology. 

Gallery One is a dynamic and evolving piece of wall art created by forward-thinking design firm Local Projects—is the first of its kind to encourage engagement from museum-goers. 
Measuring 40-feet in length, this multi-touch screen is the largest in the US and is capable of displaying over 3,500 items—including masterpieces by Pablo Picasso. 
Synced with an iPad app, the wall guides visitor through the art and provides multiple perspectives on the collections. 

Learn more about this cutting-edge new exhibit in a short video at the article link...


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How do we encourage students to produce more interesting/engaging presentations?

ResearchGate is a network dedicated to science and research. Connect, collaborate and discover scientific publications, jobs and conferences. All for free.
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Enough With the Talk. Let's Start Fixing It. - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Enough With the Talk. Let's Start Fixing It. - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Faculty members and administrators need to get together and start testing solutions to make higher education work for students.

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course-builder - Course Builder - Google Project Hosting

course-builder - Course Builder - Google Project Hosting | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

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Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure

Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is more complex than most people know, read further to learn… . .

 

Keywords for this free course: . motivation, engagement, heroes, Security-Scouts, critical thinking, stay out of the box, adapt to new technologies, be aware of the malware, nobody is perfect, knowing the dangers and risks, responsibility, responsibility of School, responsibility of IT-Admin, responsibilities of BYOD users, Apple insecurity, Insecurity of Apps, Principals responsibilities, Mobile Device Management, risks of BYOD, BYOD-Policy, IT-Security Infrastructure, Teacher-Parents Meeting, Cyberwar, Cyberwarfare, Government, Internet-Safety, IT-Security knowledge basics...

 

The weakest link in the Security Chain is the human! If you don’t respect certain advice you will get tricked by the Cyber-Criminals!


=> NOBODY is perfect! A security by 100% doesn’t exist! <=

 

Read more:

http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/07/07/bring-your-own-device-advantages-dangers-and-risks/

 


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kallen214's comment, February 6, 2013 1:18 PM
Thank you for the information.
Gary Harwell's curator insight, April 3, 2013 12:47 AM

Is ti possible that we have a special room for this?

Linda Allen's curator insight, April 5, 2013 1:08 PM

More information on BYOD

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Harvard Education Letter

Harvard Education Letter | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

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Though it is about secondary education there is relevance to higher education.

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6 Technologies That Will Change Higher Education - Edudemic

6 Technologies That Will Change Higher Education - Edudemic | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
The New Media Consortium and EDUCAUSE Learning initiative have released their annual report highlighting 6 technologies that will change higher education in 2013 and beyond.

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After Aaron, Reputation Metrics Startups Aim To Disrupt The Scientific Journal Industry | TechCrunch

After Aaron, Reputation Metrics Startups Aim To Disrupt The Scientific Journal Industry | TechCrunch | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

great round up of the new web-based services supporting new forms of scholarly sharing (techcrunch) via @jpdale


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The Changing Landscape of Global Academic Communication - WorldWise - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Changing Landscape of Global Academic Communication - WorldWise - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

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amber thomas's curator insight, February 11, 2013 2:49 PM

Nigel Thrift suggesting we might need to start aggregating the aggregators.

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Education in the Cloud with Web 2.0 tools: Create surveys using Google Forms and Spreadsheets

Education in the Cloud with Web 2.0 tools: Create surveys using Google Forms and Spreadsheets | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it

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The world through the editor eyes

The world through the editor eyes | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
I have a dream that one day I will set up a journal on finance and risks, as I had a dream of writing a blog, and it happened, so the journal will arrive... though I am not sure where it will bring...
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5 Things To Consider Before Teaching An Online Course - Edudemic

5 Things To Consider Before Teaching An Online Course - Edudemic | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Before you head off into the wild world of online learning, consider some of these tips and tricks before teaching an online course or even taking one.
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20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture

20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture

 

What separates good teachers from the excellent ones? The excellent ones are handing out fishing poles; creating a culture in the classroom of independence and self-reliance. These students don’t just recite facts or regurgitate information- they have learned how to learn. They know that if the answer isn’t in front of them, they have the tools to do the investigation and research.


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Curbing The Cost Of College: Coursera Wins Approval To Offer Online Courses For Credit For Under $200 | TechCrunch

Curbing The Cost Of College: Coursera Wins Approval To Offer Online Courses For Credit For Under $200 | TechCrunch | Teaching and Learning in HE | Scoop.it
Last year, the buzz around the potential of online courses (particularly MOOC platforms) reached new heights, and this year is already shaping up to be the one in which online course platforms and the startups that love them, make their big push...

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