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Nine steps to quality online learning: introduction - Tony Bates

Nine steps to quality online learning: introduction - Tony Bates | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

I developed these nine steps in response to requests about how to ensure quality when starting an online course or program. Now there are lots of excellent e-learning quality assurance standards, organizations and research available online, and I’m not going to duplicate these. Instead, I’m going to suggest a series of practical steps towards implementing such standards.

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OER seems like a natural progression for me ~ Ian Coronado, Mulitmedia Artist, Instructor - Open Minds. Education. Resources.

OER seems like a natural progression for me ~ Ian Coronado, Mulitmedia Artist, Instructor - Open Minds. Education. Resources. | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

For some time, I have felt that I am at my best when I am working with others towards a common good, a bigger result and that when we join forces, we sum to a greater whole than our discrete component selves.

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Educational Technology Guy: Apps to Support Bloom's Taxonomy - Android, Google, iPad and Web 2.0

Educational Technology Guy: Apps to Support Bloom's Taxonomy - Android, Google, iPad and Web 2.0 | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

I had seen two great charts Kathy Schrock had made about Apps to Support Bloom's taxonomy. I have seen, and used, the one's for Android and Google. I just found two more on her site: iPad and Web 2.0 Apps.

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Lastest Learning Technology News | All things related to educational technology

Lastest Learning Technology News | All things related to educational technology | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Lastest Learning Technology News - Dubai British School showcases effective use of ICT at the Global Education...
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Interactive screen time for kids: Do educational iPad apps teach toddlers anything?

Interactive screen time for kids: Do educational iPad apps teach toddlers anything? | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
No more plopping preschoolers in front of videos to “zone out.” With the emergence of touchscreen tablets and e-readers, screen time has become interactive—and thus less guilt-inducing for parents who need a short break.
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Life-Changing Social Media Marketing Tips Everyone Should Know

Life-Changing Social Media Marketing Tips Everyone Should Know | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Life-Changing Social Media Marketing Tips ...
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Educational Technology in ELT: Web 2.0 tools and apps

Educational Technology in ELT: Web 2.0 tools and apps | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

This post is about web 2.0 tools and apps I learnt about at IATEFL 2012. Most of them were totally new to me, a few weren't but are worth including!

 

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Open for business? Why universities must collaborate on OpenCourseWare

Open for business? Why universities must collaborate on OpenCourseWare | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The digital revolution has begun and successful institutions will be those that use the opportunity to collaborate, grow and widen their influence, says Anka Mulder (Open for business?
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Each Choice We Make, Leads Us to the Future - Personal Reflections, Reflections on Teaching - Ed Tech Thoughts from the Space Coast

Each Choice We Make, Leads Us to the Future - Personal Reflections, Reflections on Teaching - Ed Tech Thoughts from the Space Coast | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Reflections of an educational technology specialist on pedagogy, curriculum, assessment, culture, and technology integration.
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School website audit tool - Resources - TES

School website audit tool - Resources - TES | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

A checklist for evaluating your school website. Does it include the new required content to be published online? (w/e Sept 2012) Is the school telephone number easy to find? How will parents know if the school is closed because of snow?

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OER: Bridge to Success Project To Provide Open Access to Math Fundamentals Education -- THE Journal

OER: Bridge to Success Project To Provide Open Access to Math Fundamentals Education -- THE Journal | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Open Learning: Bridge to Success (B2S), a project that provides free and open educational resources, has been awarded $750,000 to help students who are struggling with mathematics so they can go on to complete their education.
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The evolution of the web

The evolution of the web | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Interactive infographic about the evolution of browsers and the web.
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Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, July 25, 2014 10:26 AM

Detalladísima evolución de la web:

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12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

The future of education is fast approaching...

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Harvard, MIT Partner to Provide Free Courses through edX

Harvard, MIT Partner to Provide Free Courses through edX | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have partnered to launch edX, an initiative to offer free online courses worldwide and develop an open source platform to deliver them.
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May Hot Topic - Educational Technology - We Are Teachers

May Hot Topic - Educational Technology - We Are Teachers | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Eye-Opening Ed Tech Discover new and exciting ways that technology can help all of your students succeed.

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Finding the Education in Educational Technology with Early Learners

Finding the Education in Educational Technology with Early Learners | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

As many educators and parents have observed, today’s children are exposed to advanced technology at an early age, with tablets, e-readers, and smartphones being some prevalent choices (Gutnik et al. 2011; Rideout 2011). Experiences with technology can pave the way for unprecedented learning opportunities.

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A Principal's Reflections: Common Misconceptions of Educators Who Fear Technology

A Principal's Reflections: Common Misconceptions of Educators Who Fear Technology | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Education is currently at a crossroads as traditional methods and tools are changing as a result of advances in technology and learning theory. We are beginning to see some schools across the country take the lead in merging sound pedagogy with the effective integration of technology..
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Learn how to draw kids doing their favorite things - Creative Art/Drawing/Coloring Educational App

Learn how to draw kids doing their favorite things - Creative Art/Drawing/Coloring Educational App | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Your budding artists will learn the basics of drawing people in various different poses while learning to draw kids doing their favoirte things.
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Utah Coalition for Educational Technology (UCET): Free iOS Apps Today - Foreign Language for Beginners

Utah Coalition for Educational Technology (UCET): Free iOS Apps Today - Foreign Language for Beginners | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Free iOS Apps Today - Foreign Language for Beginners

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Open-Access Courses: How They Compare - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Open-Access Courses: How They Compare - The Digital Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Open-Access Courses: How They Compare.Which model do you prefer? Do you have a better model #oer?

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10 Tech Tools for Teacher Training Courses - All things related to educational technology

10 Tech Tools for Teacher Training Courses - All things related to educational technology | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

What follows below is a brief outline of the tools I used to achieve this and how I used each tool.

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Why The iPad Is The Next Great Educational Tool - Business 2 Community

Why The iPad Is The Next Great Educational Tool - Business 2 Community | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

By now we’ve all seen and analyzed the numbers from last week’s second quarter call in regards to Apple’s financial figures and sales.

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The Digital Transformation of Education: A 21st Century Imperative

The Digital Transformation of Education: A 21st Century Imperative | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
As we push forward with the digital transformation of education, it's worth taking a look at just how greatly technology can impact teaching and learning in this country.
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Open Education in the Liberal Arts

Open Education in the Liberal Arts | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Open education has grown into a potentially transformative force for higher education. The growing amount and quality of open content, the emergence of new forms of online learning, and the maturity of open source tools combine to present liberal education with institutional challenges and pedagogical opportunities.

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5 Proven Digital Teaching Techniques That Work

5 Proven Digital Teaching Techniques That Work | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Our students today are digital natives. They have never known a time without computers, cell phones or even cell phones without cameras. For educators to teach them effectively, we have to meet the...
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