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A collection of the best the Web has shown me on Distance Education.
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Buying a webcam for tutoring - Tips, Reviews and Advice on All Things Digital - The Kim Komando Radio Show

The Kim Komando Show: America’s top weekend talk radio program about all things digital!

 

I trust The Kim Komando website when I'm looking for information on the best tech tools available.  I thought I would share this article with you and am wondering if you have any pros/cons, good/bad experiences with your webcam set up?

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Watching: The future of education in Kim's Picks @ TVKim

Watching: The future of education in Kim's Picks @ TVKim | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
The world is rapidly growing and changing - and education isn't keeping pace. Sir Ken Robinson discusses the problem and possible solutions in this animated lecture.
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Change: It’s Okay. Really. | Britannica Blog

Change: It’s Okay. Really. | Britannica Blog | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
That big print set will pass into history, but the future it gives way to will be bright.
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Google search results will soon give you answers, not just links

Google search results will soon give you answers, not just links | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
If you thought Google was reading your mind before, it's going to seem even more psychic now that the company is fine tuning its search engine with de...
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Students on the Go: What’s an Instructor to Do? - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus

Students on the Go: What’s an Instructor to Do? - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
Mobile learning is defined as any sort of learning that happens when the learner is not at a fixed, predetermined location, or learning that happens when the learner takes advantage of the learning opportunities offered by mobile technologies.
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The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper

The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
Make a newspaper clipping with your own headline and story. In example to surprise friends and coworkers, send a birthday greeting or to give your next blog entry a special look.
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Six Ways to Support Adult Online Learners | Faculty Focus

Six Ways to Support Adult Online Learners | Faculty Focus | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
Adult learners typically have very specific reasons for taking online courses and are usually highly motivated. They also bring a wealth of experience.
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BringFocus Software

BringFocus Software | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
BringFocus. Finish work quicker by being focused and doing a single task at a time. 

 

I'm looking at this as a tool for student's who need the backup to focus. 

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Speakers | Academic Earth

Academic Earth offers free access to video courses and academic lectures from leading colleges and universities.
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Blended Learning Course Design Creates New Opportunities for Learning | Faculty Focus

Blended Learning Course Design Creates New Opportunities for Learning | Faculty Focus | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
Blended learning course design, a deliberate combination of face-to-face and online learning, requires a shift in thinking in what it means to teach and what it means to learn.
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SimilarWeb - Discover without searching

SimilarWeb - Discover without searching | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
SimilarWeb offers an improved method of navigating the internet as a complementary product that will assist users and improve their internet surfing experience by helping them find similar websites and related content.
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Laser 'unprinter' developed in UK

Laser 'unprinter' developed in UK | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
A technique to vaporise photocopied ink from paper has been developed by engineers at the University of Cambridge.
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Do Learning Styles Matter? - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus

Do Learning Styles Matter? - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
There’s been a lot written about learning styles. More than 650 books published in the United States and Canada alone. Do a Google search on “learning styles” and you get over 2,000,000 results.
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eduTecher.net-explore. share. contribute

eduTecher.net-explore. share. contribute | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
eduTecher is the complete reference and resource for educational technology web tools.
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Wow - over 40,000 educational apps vetted, tested, and indexed! - TBR Mobile App Quality Standards

Wow - over 40,000 educational apps vetted, tested, and indexed! - TBR Mobile App Quality Standards | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it

Wow - over 40,000 educational apps vetted, tested, and indexed! - TBR Mobile App Quality Standards


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Personality Matters When Teaching Online | Faculty Focus

Personality Matters When Teaching Online | Faculty Focus | Exploring Distance Education | Scoop.it
Online instructors are hired because they are judged as having the right combination of education, teaching experience, content expertise, and professional accomplishments.
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