This video introduces the concept of a blog as a way for every person to have the power to share news and information. It includes:
- How blogs are changing the idea of news in the 21st century
- How blogs are created and organized
- The role of blogs in bringing like-minded people together
- How blogs facilitate conversation and networking
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10 Conditions For Achieving Success With Blended Learning The definition of blended learning is the “integrat(ion) of online with traditional face-to-face class activities in a planned, pedagogically valuable manner.” Put another way, it is the…
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PresentationTube offers a free desktop presentation recorder and YouTube-based video sharing network to help teachers and students produce and share quality video presentations for e-learning in a new way. The recorder allows the presenter to synchronize a variety of visual aids, including presenter’s audio and video footage, PowerPoint slides, hand-written text, drawings, and web pages. The platform integrates scrollable slide thumbnails allowing the audience to move to the respective video content and control both the time and progress of video presentation.
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Online Adjunct Faculty (Psychology)
New England College seeks adjunct faculty for current and future teaching assignments in our online undergraduate degree program in Psychology. NOTE: Courses run for an intensive seven week term, with seven terms per year offered. Course content is fully developed for all courses.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Engage all students to facilitate and achieve course learning outcomes;
- Interact with students in all discussion boards, guiding the discussion toward the course outcomes;
- Review and grade all work submitted by students and provide timely and substantive feedback;
- Coach struggling students toward success;
- Submit final course grades.
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Dennis T OConnor‘s insight:
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Edmodo is a social networking website that has a huge potential in education. Thousands of teachers and educators have already started using it with their students and I personally believe that more and more educators will flock to it.
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It’s Back2School season! Are you prepared to go back to school? Make sure you check these online tools to impress you colleagues in class.
Regardless of which side of the desk you sit, you can make sure you’re up-to-date with the latest online platforms that will aid you in class (and leave everyone around you in awe) with this list of 100 Tools for Learning. I’ve selected my top 5 – let me know what yours are!
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Richard Walker and Wayne Britcliffe will be presenting a framework for assuring quality in the delivery of distance learning courses to delegates at the Association for Learning Technology’s annual conference (10-12 September, Nottingham). The framework was developed by a working group of the University’s Distance Learning Forum and is available in hard copy format and in an interactive format as well, and has just been released by the University under a creative commons licence to the HE sector.
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