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50 Best Free Fonts Of 2015

The best free fonts from 2015, ultimate collection of <b>top 50 free fonts 2015</b> based on typeface style, concept and design. Brand new free fonts are …

Typography

Teacher Apps for Creating Time-lapse and Slow Motion Videos

May 17, 2015<br>We have handpicked for you today a list of some very good iPad apps that you can use with your students to create time-lapse and slow …

Time-lapse Photography

California’s multi-million dollar online education flop is another blow for MOOCs

California Gov. Jerry Brown lowers his head while listening to Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom speak about today’s technology during a meeting of the UC Board …

Here is A Great App to Explore The Human Body in 4D

June 19, 2015<br>Anatomy 4D is an excellent iPad app for science teachers and students. It provides an interactive 4D experience of the human anatomy …

Education Technology

5 Best Practices For Transforming Faculty Into Fully Online Educators

<b>How To Transform Faculty Into Fully Online Educators</b><p>I am an Instructional Designer who teaches a fully online professional development seminar that …

How universities are using data to stop students dropping out

As universities accept students from increasingly diverse backgrounds, institutions are finding new ways to target support effectively<p>“With a shrinking demographic, these institutions are competing for students and if they keep doing what they’ve always done, they’ll get the same results,” says …

Making Online and e-Learning Accessible to All

American teens spend an average of seven hours a day connected to their electronic devices (computers, phones, etc.). So it you want to get into the hearts and minds of young people today, you have to where they are: online. That's why websites, emails and e-learning tools need to be accessible to …

Your iPhone Now Has Virtual Reality, Compliments of Google

Cardboard is the first major VR platform to arrive on the iPhone. But will it be the one that matters most?<p>Yesterday at the Google I/O conference, Google brought the app store for Cardboard–the sub $5 cardboard adapter that turns a smartphone into a virtual reality headset–to the iPhone. In the …

Virtual Reality

D2L gets into adaptive learning with a new tool aimed at professors

Professors have good reason to be wary of adaptive learning software, which automates parts of the teaching process. Adaptive courses could mean a …

3 Google Drive Tools for Creating Professional-looking Diagrams and Flowcharts

April 9, 2015<br>We received a couple of requests from teachers asking for Google Drive add-ons to use with Google Docs to create and integrate diagrams …

Google Drive

3 Powerful Web Tools to Create Whiteboard Animation Videos for Your Class

Watch this video to learn more about GoAnimate<p><b>2- Video Scribe</b><br>VideoScribe empowers you to create your own whiteboard-style animated videos without any …

The Teacher's Guide To Flipped Classrooms

Since Jonathan Bergman and Aaron Sams first experimented with the idea in their Colorado classrooms in 2004, flipped learning has exploded onto the …

Education Technology

How to Use PowerPoint Effectively Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on May 6, 2015<p>The How to Use PowerPoint Effectively Infographic presents a three step process towards an effective presentation using …

Professor and Students Share Reactions to the Flipped Classroom

Professor Philip LaRocco is reimagining his Energy Business and Economic Development course with digitized lecture materials, collaborative …

Teaching

Bullets in eLearning: Friend or Foe?

<i>OMG! Did you just shoot the learner?</i>What did you do? Did you misfire a bullet? Or did you pump in too many bullets?Be careful. The bullet is a …

eLearning

What Maslow’s Hierarchy Won’t Tell You About Motivation

At some point in their careers, most leaders have either consciously — or, more likely, unwittingly — based (or justified) their approach to motivation on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Maslow’s idea that people are motivated by satisfying lower-level needs such as food, water, shelter, and security, …

How digital technology is changing the university lecture

The idea that teachers should teach and students should listen presumes that teachers know more than their students.<p>While this was generally true …

Education Technology

Skype Translator is now just a click away

Today Microsoft removed the sign up process required to beta test its Skype Translator app. Now if you want to use the almost real-time translation service, you can just download it without filling out a form. The service closes the communication gap between individuals speaking different languages …

Why Aesthetics Matter to Learning

In the morning, do you reach for a favorite coffee cup or select an attractive outfit to wear to a meeting? Did the sleek and modern design of your …

Top 10 websites for free, non-cheesy stock photography

There are many times when we need a decent picture to complete a project or bit of content. But most stock photography sites are either too expensive …

5 FREE Tools For Instructional Designers

Instructional designers know that the tools they use allow them to get creative with how they develop their elearning. However, for someone that is …

eLearning

Competency-Based Degree Programs On The Rise

Competency-based education is in vogue — even though most people have never heard of it, and those who have can't always agree on what it is.<p>A report out today from the American Enterprise Institute says a growing number of colleges and universities are offering, or soon will offer, credits in …

Higher Education