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Over 6.7 Million Students are Now Taking Classes Online

Over 6.7 Million Students are Now Taking Classes Online | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Academia can continue quivering in fear and refuse to adopt massive open online courses, but a new study from Babson suggests this growing popularity isn’t a
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The 18 Best Free Web Tools Chosen By You - Edudemic

The 18 Best Free Web Tools Chosen By You - Edudemic | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
It's the start of a new year and that means there's infinite possibilities that lay before you. But you can't move forward without arming yourself with the best free web tools and apps.
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Online Guides Help Teachers Flip Their Classrooms -- THE Journal

Online Guides Help Teachers Flip Their Classrooms -- THE Journal | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
A variety of cloud resources can help teachers who have (or are planning to) reverse the traditional learning sequence.
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From 3-D Printers To Wired Glasses, The Tech Year Ahead : NPR

From 3-D Printers To Wired Glasses, The Tech Year Ahead : NPR | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
It's unlikely 2013 will be the year that jet packs make it big, but the coming year could bring us a host of other new technology trends and products, like 3-D printers for consumers, even smarter smartphones, and more connected devices like...
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Jane’s Pick: Top 50 Articles of 2012 « Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies

Jane’s Pick: Top 50 Articles of 2012 « Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
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E-readers kindle enthusiasm for learning among children in Kenya

E-readers kindle enthusiasm for learning among children in Kenya | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Laila Ali: Digital readers supplied by the Kilgoris project are encouraging kids who might otherwise lack basic textbooks to love reading
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Introducing KA Lite: An Offline Version of the Khan Academy That Runs on Almost Anything

Introducing KA Lite: An Offline Version of the Khan Academy That Runs on Almost Anything | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Salman Khan’s model for free online education hinges on the micro lecture—brief tutorials on nearly every subject under the sun—delivered through YouTube. Launched in 2006, the Khan Academy now has a library of 3000 videos. That’s not bad,...
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Research: IT Predictions for 2013 -- Campus Technology

Research: IT Predictions for 2013 -- Campus Technology | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
The IT industry's transition to mobile computing, cloud services, social networking, and big data technologies--collectively referred to as the third platform--will accelerate in 2013, according to IDC Predictions 2013: Competing on the 3rd...
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Times Higher Education - Futurelearn picks league table stars for debut line-up

Times Higher Education - Futurelearn picks league table stars for debut line-up | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
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Educational Apps Alone Won’t Teach Your Kid To Read

Educational Apps Alone Won’t Teach Your Kid To Read | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
As touchscreen tablets become the hot holiday gift for children—even for tots still learning to walk and talk—parents can be forgiven for feeling a little confused and skeptical about this new trend, especially when it comes to claims about...
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More Teachers 'Flipping' The School Day Upside Down : NPR

With "classroom flipping," teachers record their classroom lectures online for students to watch at home. Classroom time is then used for problem solving and homework.
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Online learning: how it can widen and formalise access to higher education

Online learning: how it can widen and formalise access to higher education | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Online learning provides a way of studying for pleasure, opens up new ways of learning and offers the chance to participate in a social 'event'.
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Google+ Hangouts: The Future of Faculty Development?

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Survey finds online enrollments slow but continue to grow | Inside Higher Ed

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Federal Effort Aims to Transform Learning Technologies

Federal Effort Aims to Transform Learning Technologies | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
A National Science Foundation program is attempting to create a space within the agency devoted to supporting research on advanced learning technologies.
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The 12 Must Read Digital Learning Papers of 2012

The 12 Must Read Digital Learning Papers of 2012 | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
The 12 papers I most frequently cite (or plan to cite over the next few months) cover blended learning, online learning, competency-based learning, and edtech.
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Learn iBook Author

Learn iBook Author | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Follow these simple steps to learn how to create your own iBook and send it to the iBookstore! You can find searchable transcripts of these tutorials at http://ecjourno.com/diyjourno/
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The University of Western Sydney goes for blended learning – big time!

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FutureLearn is UK's chance to 'fight back', says OU vice-chancellor

FutureLearn is UK's chance to 'fight back', says OU vice-chancellor | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Following the launch of the UK's first Mooc platform, Martin Bean talks to Claire Shaw about 'blended learning' and why UK higher education can't afford to bore international students
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Goodbye to heavy backpacks?: Hello, e-textbooks | Deseret News

Goodbye to heavy backpacks?: Hello, e-textbooks | Deseret News | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
The next school icon to be tossed on the education bone heap may be the hardcover textbook. Slide rules and typewriters have long been extinct, and
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Forrester: 84% Of U.S. Adults Now Use The Web Daily, 50% Own Smartphones, Tablet Ownership Doubled To 19% In 2012 | TechCrunch

Forrester: 84% Of U.S. Adults Now Use The Web Daily, 50% Own Smartphones, Tablet Ownership Doubled To 19% In 2012 | TechCrunch | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
Forrester Research just published its annual "State of Consumers and Technology" report. As usual, it's chock-full of interesting statistics about how U.S.
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Times Higher Education - Open University launches British Mooc platform to rival US providers

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5 Ways to Learn Ed Tech from K-12 Educators

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MOOC Fatigue and the Future of Universities

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Khan Academy Founder Proposes a New Type of College - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Khan Academy Founder Proposes a New Type of College - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | The Digital Professor | Scoop.it
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