Lee Kolbert: Top 10 Reasons Why I’m Not Following You On Twitter And 10 Why I Am
For me and many educators, Twitter has often been like an online faculty lounge where I get control over who stays in the room and who has to leave. That may sound cruel but that’s the way social networks work. You choose who to follow for many reasons. Everyone has their own criteria, and I thought I’d share a few of my own here.
It is 40 years since the first publication of Donald Bligh’s classic work What’s the Use of Lectures?1 It was a
devastating critique, based on thorough empirical research, of the use of the lecture as the main method of teaching
in higher education
Green Eggs & Facebook: 15 Social Media Tips from Dr. Seuss | Social Media Today
The older I get the more I realize how smart my mother & Dr. Suess are.
Yes, Dr. Seuss may have some crazy rhymes and guys drawn in his books. However, if you look at the core of his thoughts and words, the man was brilliant. I think he can teach us some nice lessons in regard to social media.
Abiator’s Y5 Science
Drag and drop to complete a science paragraph. Works well with SMARTBoard.
Printable Worksheets for Kids | Grade School & Preschool Printables
PRINT ACTIVITIES has thousands of preschool printables and worksheets for kids. They include printable preschool, kindergarten and grade school worksheets such as
coloring sheets, math worksheets, alphabet letters, word searches for kids, printable mazes for kids, crossword puzzles for kids, tracing letters, color by number worksheets, crossword puzzles for kids & much more. These educational worksheets for kids help develop reading and writing skills, math skills, & logical reasoning.
Donald Clark Plan B: More pedagogic change in 10 years than last 1000 years – all driven by 10 technology innovations
These are ground breaking shifts in the way we learn. Unfortunately, they’re not matched by the way we teach. The growing gap between teaching practice and learning practice is acute and growing. Institutional teaching, especially in Universities is hanging on to the pedagogic fossil that is the lecture. The word pedagogy has become a hollow appeal for traditional lectures, classroom teaching and summative assessment. The true driver for positive, pedagogic change is the internet.
Online Learning 2012: Six Issues That Refuse to Die « Educational Technology and Change Journal
As we teeter on the brink of the new year, we’re left with more questions than answers. In a way, that’s a good thing, considering the makeshift nature of technology in higher education. As we sidle into 2012, the same old questions will greet us. They’re about a world that’s rapidly changing and about our ability or inability to change with it. Let’s face it. The cat’s out of the bag, but some of us are still trying to lure it back in.
Welcome to Mysteries of Canada
Mysteries of Canada was begun in 1998 as a project to help Canadians to better understand the history, geography, myths and legends of their own country. The site has grown over the years into a major site attracting visitors from all across Canada and the rest of the world.
Top Notch Degree: Computer Science Majors ‘Almost Certain’ To Get Jobs | wusa9.com
Many college students are concerned about finding employment after they graduate but those who major in computer science are “almost certain” to be hired.
Storyboard Depot : The eLearning Coach
These storyboard templates have been donated by the eLearning community for you to download and use for projects. There are a variety of types so you can pull features from one and add them to another, for hours of safe, unsupervised fun. Thanks to everyone who contributed!
Download free eBooks at Diesel eBook store
Free downloads from our current collection feature many popular titles that may be free due to a publisher promotion or possibly early titles from a current author. New authors will sometimes publish some of their work free in hopes of establishing an audience. Download a free ebook today – what do you have to lose?
5 Free Homework Management Tools for the Digital Student
With these homework management tools, there is no way you will fall through the cracks or miss an assignment this semester. With built-in voice recorders and interactive textbooks, these free tools will help you save both time and money.
The Top 10 Mac Apps to Watch in 2012 | Mac.AppStorm
Today we want to reverse things and start looking forward instead of reviewing what has already come. We’ll introduce you to ten apps that are going to make big waves in 2012. Interestingly enough, most of them happen to be geared towards designers and web developers so if you fit that description, you’ll definitely want to take a look! We’ll also look at an awesome new Google Reader app, what’s in store for Spotify and even get a glimpse of the gem that 6Wunderkinder has been keeping up its sleeve.
E-learning tools and resources for schools and education – Mind Map