Teachers around the world have found innovative ways to use Twitter as a teaching tool.
Social media offers some great opportunities for learning in the classroom, bringing together the ability to collaborate, access worldwide resources, and find new and interesting ways to communicate in one easily accessible place.
Teachers around the world have found innovative ways to use Twitter as a teaching tool, and we’ve shared many of these great ideas here with you. Read on, and we’ll explore 60 inspiring ways that teachers and students can put Twitter to work in the classroom.
In the blog post, titled, “Is eLearning on Tablets really Mobile Learning (Chime In)“, RJ Jazquez discusses his opinion on on the question of whether eLearning is really mobile learning after having the question posed to him in ...
Over the last year I have been really inspired by the work of Carolyn Durley (@okmbio). She has flipped her senior classroom and chronicled her journey in her blog. Recently I have read a few posts by Bill Ferriter (@plugsin) ...
With budgets tight, many schools are hoping to bring technology into the classroom without having to shell out for a device for each student. A solution for many has been to make classes BYOD (short for “bring your own device”), which allows students to bring laptops, tablets, and smartphones from home and to use them in the classroom and share them with other students.
"The Flipped Classroom, as most know, has become quite the buzz in education. Its use in higher education has been given a lot of press recently. The purpose of this post is to:
Provide background for this model of learning with a focus on its use in higher education. Identify some problems with its use and implementation that if not addressed, could become just a fading fad. Propose a model for implementation based on an experiential cycle of learning model."
Mobile content developer AJA.LA has announced the release of its first mobile app, SpeakYoruba, now available to download in the Apple App Store with dedicated (RT @leadingleo: Learn Yoruba with a new iPhone app http://t.co/RoZKJhRR...
This is becoming a question I get asked frequently, and I also see it asked quite a bit to other people. I happen to think this is a very valid ... (RT @jnxyz: Is it Time to Remove the ‘e’ and ‘m’ from Learning?
The HookLearning curve: Tablets in city schools get mixed reviewsThe HookAlmost from the beginning, the $2.4-million initiative, dubbed BLAST– Blended Learning to Advance Student Thinking– was plagued with glitches.
DigitInstagram 3.0 ReviewDigitInstagram, the app that made retro filters popular, has received a major upgrade to version 3.0. And now it comes with a sense of place as well, letting you see the place where a picture was taken.