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Chris McEnroe

A hybrid online-learning model in the offing | Oman Observer - 1 views

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    Refit or Revolution? Considering the Freshman Year core curriculum, is 'on-line' simply for purposes of data collection or is it promoting learning?
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    Refit or Revolution? Considering the Freshman Year core curriculum, is 'on-line' simply for purposes of data collection or is it promoting learning?
Michele Pellam

Mobile Learning Academy - not really an "academy" but nice concept! - 3 views

Hi T561-ers! Wishing you luck on wrapping up your projects tonight! I came across this website which has platforms to create apps, games, etc, for the classroom. It is a little pricey but it is a g...

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started by Michele Pellam on 19 Dec 13 no follow-up yet
Trung Tran

Moocs are no magic bullet for educating Americans - FT.com - 0 views

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    Optimists have scoured the dictionary for superlatives to describe the future of internet education. But the cult of the Mooc - massive online open courses - took a blow last week when one of its leading Silicon Valley pioneers, Sebastian Thrun,
Trung Tran

Our Educational Leaders Must Get Aggressive With Technology - 0 views

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    Does it look like digital citizenship is being promoted sufficiently by educators? Huffington Post doesn't think so and is advocating for more aggressive tactics from education sector.
Trung Tran

Researchers given funding to put MOOCs under microscope - 0 views

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    Gates Foundation is now rolling out funding for researchers to produce peer-reviewed quality studies on MOOCs. It looks like professors around the world (as far as down south in Australia) are keen to start working on this new tech trend in education.
Harley Chang

As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry - 0 views

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    Is the rise of technology the downfall of humanities? The article also talks a bit about new tech tools used in humanities classes on page 2.
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    I thought it was interesting to note the shift in focus and interest from a broad "knowledge-based" education to a "career readiness" and skills-based education over the past 10 or so years (probably due to the recession) from students AND higher ed. institutions.

    Do you think this shift is from student demand for more "practical" majors in STEM fields or policy/institution push to enroll more students in STEM majors?
Harley Chang

The president's 'gaming guy' tells us that games fascinate Obama - 0 views

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    Looks like the white house is already seeing the value of educational games. But as we have read and seen, is it the right kind of games and will it be implemented correctly?
Trung Tran

MOOCs: Too Much Hype, or Not Enough? - 0 views

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    This examines the hype implied in MOOCs around the world
Trung Tran

Common Market for MOOCs - 1 views

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    Europeans examining a very important feature in MOOCs: credit transfer and its formal system
Josh Tappan

Integrating Design Thinking into K-12 Education - 4 views

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    Details some efforts, challenges, and successes to bringing design thinking and creativity into K-12 education. Reminded me of some of the programs presented by the CEEO in class last Monday
Noelle Chiavetta

Augmented Reality Experiements - 1 views

Found this blog post that links to a variety of different AR projects. Check them out! http://interactyx.com/social-learning-blog/20-augmented-reality-experiments-in-education/

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started by Noelle Chiavetta on 23 Sep 13 no follow-up yet
Krithika Jagannath

Storybird - Artful storytelling - 1 views

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    This is an online collaborative tool to help people (especially children) create and share stories and/or art. 
Noelle Chiavetta

What will the classroom look like in the future? - 3 views

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    A lighthearted, but thought provoking article on how digital learning might shape future classroom design.
Josh Tappan

Online Class Aims to Earn Millions (Wall Street Journal) - 0 views

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    UT-Austin professors pilot "Synchronous Massive Online Class" (SMOC)
Steve Henderson

Ubiquity U: The Rise of Disruptive Learning : The Freeman : Foundation for Economic Edu... - 6 views

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    Good synthesis of much of what we studied in T561
Uche Amaechi

Our augmented selves: The promise of wearable computing - 4 views

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    Thanks for sharing Uche, I'm excited to see this actually being used in the classroom (and out of it)!
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