links for 2010-09-14

Social Networks in Action – Learning Networks @ UOW SNAPP is a software tool that allows users to visualize the network of interactions resulting from discussion forum posts and replies. The network visualisations of forum interactions provide an opportunity for teachers to rapidly identify patterns of user behaviour – at any stage of course progression.Continue reading “links for 2010-09-14”

Teaching About Chilean Mine Disaster

It is impossible to escape this issue when you turn on the news, or read the newspaper – the 33 miners trapped under ground in the copper mine in Chile.  Movies of the men document the situation and the abilities to cope.  Between this event and the situation with the Deepwater Horizon oil rig, newContinue reading “Teaching About Chilean Mine Disaster”

links for 2010-09-13

Upcoming Education Conferences | Parentella Our Community Manager extraordinaire, Amanda Henson has compiled a list of all the Education Conferences coming up. (tags: upcoming education conferences) Quora A continually improving collection of questions and answers created, edited, and organized by everyone who uses it. (tags: answers social q) The Do Lectures | Speakers Do isContinue reading “links for 2010-09-13”