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Innovatrs.net - Change your life

Innovatrs.net - Change your life | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
A crowd of dynamic entrepreneurs and innovators (@mjasmus have you thought about joining the innovation exchange at http://t.co/9JkdKIi - a great source of innovation for entrepreneurs...)...
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Jesse Schell: future of games from DICE 2010 | Beyond The Beyond

Jesse Schell: future of games from DICE 2010 | Beyond The Beyond | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Carnegie Mellon professor Jesse Schell presents a future of games that augments education...and just about everything else.
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Education Week's Digital Directions: Schools Struggle to Balance Digital Innovation, Academic Accountability

Education Week's Digital Directions: Schools Struggle to Balance Digital Innovation, Academic Accountability | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Using educational technology in new and different ways to improve student learning is often at odds with standardized testing and other traditional measures of achievement.
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Sketches: When Abstract Concepts Start Becoming Tangible Ideas | From Bogota With Love

Sketches: When Abstract Concepts Start Becoming Tangible Ideas | From Bogota With Love | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Description and links that explore the processes of ideation and creative execution.
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University of the People – The world’s first tuition-free online university

University of the People – The world’s first tuition-free online university | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
UoPeople is the first tuition free online university dedicated to the global advancement and democratization of higher education.
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Thinking Thoughts No One Has Thunk : Krulwich Wonders... : NPR

Thinking Thoughts No One Has Thunk : Krulwich Wonders... : NPR | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Imagining the back side of Mount Rushmore or hula-ing from the hoop's perspective takes more than wit — you have to be brave to see the world from a new angle. No one knew that better than Charles Darwin.
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Free Online Course Materials | Courses | MIT OpenCourseWare

Free Online Course Materials | Courses | MIT OpenCourseWare | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Free Courses, Lecture Notes, Syllabus, Tutorials, Audio and Video from MIT professors. All Free. No registration.
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Online High School | Online Middle School | Grades K-12 | Florida Virtual School

Online High School | Online Middle School | Grades K-12 | Florida Virtual School | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Florida Virtual School is an accredited, public, online e-learning school serving students in grades K-12 all over the world.
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ICSC 2012

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ICSC 2012 - Description: The Interuniversity Center for Research on Cognitive Processing in Natural and Artificial Systems announces the 5th International Conference on Spatial Cognition.
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Apprehending the Future: Emerging Technologies, from Science Fiction to Campus Reality (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE

Apprehending the Future: Emerging Technologies, from Science Fiction to Campus Reality (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Bryan Alexander presents strategies, methods, and resources to help IT and education practitioners understand and use emerging technologies.
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Matt Cutts: Try something new for 30 days | Video on TED.com

We know that learning is a habit of mind, and that neural plasticity enables even old dogs to learn new tricks... but where to begin? In this TED Talk Matt Cutts suggests trying a new habit (something you've always wanted to do, always meant to do...) for 30 days. This short, lighthearted talk offers a neat way to think about setting and achieving your goals.
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Why you get ideas in the shower

Why you get ideas in the shower | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Thoughts on creative thinking, quiet moments, and cultivating the subconscious mind.
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Anecdote: What is collaboration?

Anecdote: What is collaboration? | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
From Mark Schenk at anecdote.com ("putting stories to work"): helpful links and a video of Phil Culhane of the Collaboration Lab in Ottowa, discussing the distinctions between communication, consultation and collaboration. The defining factor: accountability.
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The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators

Richard Byrne and contributors provide resources and context for learning communities on the use of emerging technologies in education (link courtesy Kelly Tenkely: http://ilearntechnology.com).
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Introduction to Neuroplasticity | MemoryZine

Introduction to Neuroplasticity | MemoryZine | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Research over the past decade or so has proven that our neural connections do not ever reach a fixed pattern that thereafter cannot change. This means, contrary to traditional assumptions, that even the oldest dog can learn new tricks!
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David Kelley on Building Kids’ Creative Confidence | Launchpad Toys

David Kelley on Building Kids’ Creative Confidence | Launchpad Toys | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo playerAs a product of Stanford’s d.School and the K-12 Initiative, we’re big fans of iterative product...
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WebHome < Anarchistu < Foswiki

WebHome < Anarchistu < Foswiki | Learning 2.0 | Scoop.it
Do we need formal institutions to acquire information and grow/ demonstrate our expertise? Social media provides peer-to-peer learning opportunities such as this one.
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