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26 Green Ideas That Bring Nature Into Your Home

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When there’s no time to leave the city, you can have refreshing bits of nature inhabit your home instead. Take a look at 26 chlorophyll-infused ideas for how to fill your home with green oases.
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Is Google Hangouts the Best App to Use for Video Conference?

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When video conference is being talked about, the first chat services that usually come to mind are Skype and Apple’s FaceTime. These two apps are popular options if you want to chat with someone face-to-face. What many people don’t consider is Google Hangouts. One sign that FaceTime and Skype are prominent video conference services is …
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Inspiring Stories Marine Scientists

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Always on the lookout for bringing the outside world into my classrooms, a recent email from a colleague alerted me to the  Clickfest Festival held during November. It is described on the flyer as:...
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Citation Machine: Format & Generate Citations – APA, MLA, & Chicago

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Citation Machine helps students and professionals properly credit the information that they use. Cite sources in APA, MLA, Chicago, or Turabian for free.
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Free Download: Classroom Technology Design Kit

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Download our Free Classroom Technology Design Kit for everything you need to begin your project.
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E-learning and the first year experience A framework for best practice

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Ten Best Practices for Teaching Online

Dr. Boettcher is an expert in distance learning and education.
Included are writings and other resources for distance learning.
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10 Principles of Effectiv Online Teaching Best Practices in Distance Education

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How To Get Started With Visual Learning In The Classroom - Edudemic

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Humans thrive on visual stimuli, and interaction. We don’t want to hear about the latest tablet, or even read an article about it. We want to see it for ourselves. More than that, we want to experience it for ourselves. We want to press all the buttons, test out the apps, and personalize every feature. …
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Crowdfunded ebooks become copyright-free once they’ve reached their target

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unglue.it is a crowdfunding platform that enables authors to charge for their ebooks until they're happy enough to release them into the public domain.
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Four Ways to Move from ‘School World’ to ‘Real World’

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Knowledge has become increasingly abundant, giving educators the opportunity to make the school world look more like the real world.
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RealPresence HD Video Collaboration from your Desktop | Polycom, Inc.

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Five Tips to Avoid Video Conferencing Disasters - BestTechie

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Here are some tips on how to look professional while hosting or participating in your next video conference.
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Remotely-controlled device for Apple devices provides long distance 360 video video conferencing

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The Galileo retails for $149.95; it's sure to create some interesting new forms of documentary video
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20 Alternative Web Browsers For Windows You Didn’t Know Of

20 Alternative Web Browsers For Windows You Didn’t Know Of | Video Conferencing - Distance Education: Tips, Pedagogical Practice and School Stories | Scoop.it
We access the Internet through our web browsers all the time but it doesn’t really get a second thought. Windows OS users are probably more familiar with well-known ones such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera etc. In actuality, there are many other web browsers with plenty of ... Continue reading »
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Judith V. Boettcher

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Dr. Boettcher is an expert in distance learning and education. Included are writings and other resources for distance learning.
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▶ Best Practices in Online Learning and Teaching - YouTube

This is a video summary of Week2 essay for Comm722 (Effective online teaching)
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10 Principles of Effectiv Online Teaching Best Practices in Distance Education

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What is Online Education

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foresttrail academy's curator insight, February 19, 2014 5:58 AM


K-12 courses offered by online schools differ from each other depending on the scope of impact. They can be comprehensive courses where students are expected to complete the entire course online or can also be taken up as supplementary courses to add on to their traditional education. Full-time online learning courses do not require a student to attend a conventional school.

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Teaching online, learning, distance education, Faculty club on teachingonthenet at LERN

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Teaching online, learning, distance education, Faculty club on TeachingOntheNet, your source for information and professional development on teaching by LERN
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Best Practices in Online Teaching Strategies

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In the following report, The Hanover Research Council

reviews the best practice teaching strategies in the field of online education.

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The Art and Science of Successful Online Discussions

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Faculty use asynchronous discussions to extend and enhance instructional practices in the online classroom. It is widely reported that online discussions play an integral role in facilitating students’ learning, as well as fostering dialogue, critical thinking, and reflective inquiry (Kayler & Weller, 2007; Morris, Finnegan, & Sz-Shyan, 2005). Despite faculty’s knowledge that discussion forums can serve as a useful learning tool, online discussions are not easy to establish and manage.
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Infographic: The A to Z Guide to eLearning Design

Infographic: The A to Z Guide to eLearning Design | Video Conferencing - Distance Education: Tips, Pedagogical Practice and School Stories | Scoop.it
Universal design concepts that are most relevant to eLearning design.
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