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Gartner, Inc. today highlighted the top ten technologies and trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2014. Analysts presented their findings during Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, being held here through October 10.
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Here is another visualization of the The Pew Research C… (> EduTech in K-12 (infographic) | EdTech Times: http://t.co/wCX8JwQtJl)...
"Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: The Modern Taxonomy Wheel" good read http://t.co/WUC6Hbce9d
This model is based around the blooms taxonomy of higher order thinking. In the centre it has the traditional headings of blooms, the next circle has action verbs, then activities to accompany each level of thinking.
The new addition is the outer circle; in this layer the addition of various ipad apps are included. There are a selection of ipadd apps availble to each level of thinking in various topics/ area of study.
Bringing the old method of leanring the the 21st centurary!
Really helpful simple diagram
Besides the awesome shape and pretty colors this is an amazing compedium of ed tech tools and taxonomy. This one is going on the wall for sure! Enjoy!
Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.
Two hours and 14 minutes. That's how long on average it takes for workers to sift through the stacks of email they get every single day. When you break down the eight-hour work ...
I have been experimenting with my personal productivity workflow which includes how to cut down on the amount of time I spent processing email. Even recapturing an hour of time is extremely valuable.
TED, a nonprofit organization devoted to spreading big ideas through a series of conferences and a free video platform, has continued its expansion into education by launching a brand-new TED-Ed website with tools to help teachers use video in the...
Different Types of Lecturers –Not all are Good–Which Inhabit Your Organization http://t.co/ntIOSfzHTd #CNSoMe #elearning
"Curiosity is the engine of intellectual achievement—it's what drives us to keep learning, keep trying, keep pushing forward. But how does one generate curiosity, in oneself or others? George Loewenstein, a professor of economics and psychology at Carnegie Mellon University, proposed an answer in a classic 1994 paper, "The Psychology of Curiosity."
Are you wondering how you can stimulate curiousity with your students? This post suggests that you use information gaps and that you:
* Start with a question
* Prime the pump
* Bring in communication
For more information click through to the post (which also provides links to the studies referenced).
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard by now that mobile learning is no longer the next big thing – it IS the big thing.
Especially like the infomration about the Tin Can API and how it is different from SCORM.
Recently I’ve been reading more and more blog posts and articles that talk of how to “manage informal learning”, so I thought it was time for another post of my own that tries to ...
Good definitions of Informal and Social Learning. The graphic is a great visual to show the relationship between Formal, Informal, and Social Learning.
Do-it-yourself dream: A tool that makes producing how-to guides insanely easy
Anything that makes it easy to create and share how-to guides is very practical. Snapguide does just that. Enjoy!
Training Industry is your complete resource for training companies, products, services, and technologies for IT, Sales, Leadership, Finance, Healthcare, and On Line Colleges and Universities.
This post looks at solutions for the problems with eBooks in terms of design for the user
Distance Learning has been a buzzword for awhile. But I’m not talking about an educational method that goes back to 1996, or 1982. In fact, distance education dates to 1728, when a Boston when a lo...
Professor Daniel Willingham describes research showing that learning styles are a myth
While I'd like to think that I'd never intentionally hurt anyone, I know I have done so, more than I'll ever know.
Neuroscience articles are becoming common when looking for new changes in organization change management methods. These articles shed new light on h...
For those involved with training and coaching on Change Management, the classic advice that you need to create a burning platform to act as a catalyst for change may not be the best practice after all.
Slides from an invited speech given to the Technology in Higher Education Conference, National Convention Centre, Doha, Qatar. 16 April, 2013.
Very cool collection of quotes and images.
Excellent resource for emerging technologies and new outlooks towards our learners.
Fiona Maazel, the author of Woke Up Lonely and Last Last Chance, shares her favorite passage from her former teacher Jim Shepard.
A system developed by a joint venture between Harvard and M.I.T. uses artificial intelligence to assess student papers and short written answers, freeing instructors for other tasks.
Last week we reviewed an EdGrowth white paper, A Case for Accelerating Adaptive Learning in HigherEd. Yesterday EdGrowth released a second paper that includes 8 profiles of adaptive learning provid...
Andrew Miller (@betamiller on Twitter) is a National Faculty member for the Buck Institute for Education, an org that specializes in project-based curriculum, and a collaborator with Abeo School Cha
Good suggestions for how to us QR codes to augment the classroom experience.
Whether you agree with this or not, it is a great foundation for thinking about your professional development or the professional development of your team. Enjoy!
Great update to the ASTD's Competencies for Learning Professionals.
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.