Tag Archives: Online learning

Digital Citizenship Synopsis by Teachthought, Edutopia, & Common Sense Media

Digital Citizenship Synopsis by Teachthought, Edutopia, & Common Sense Media - Media literacy and global digital citizenship are quickly becoming key issues in education around the globe. Students must take an active role in distinguishing and establishing ethical digital usage in order to own this concept and accomplish this onerous task. Keeping our kids safe should be our first…
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Create Virtual Educational Theme Park for Kids

By TWA Intern   Create Virtual Educational Theme Park for Kids With the possibilities enabled by video technology, engaging students with their education is getting easier. See how you can create an online classroom. The days of dusty chalkboards and droll daydreaming staring out the window are in the past as schools are starting to…
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Using YouTube To Educate… and Test

What if your college professor told you that your take home exam was on YouTube? The popular video site may currently be one of the biggest distractions students try to avoid during midterms and finals, but it may not stay that way. Anthony Ha, author at TechCrunch wrote about a new beta test feature on YouTube that…
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Adventures in ONLINE Learning

by Heidi Thompson Adventures in Online Learning - Eduventures, the marketing research firm, predicts that hundreds of nonprofits will seek to move online more aggressively, as a way to compete with for-profit schools. First, some historical perspective (a timeline): FACT: Before they called it Online Learning, it was called simply learning from a distance 1840: Sir Issac…
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