Anne Hole

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Podcast: Getting Organized with Joshua Zerkel

<b>I saw a quote of yours in a recent article from Business Insider: “Productivity is a nice byproduct of organization. The real difference is in how</b> …

Time Management

WhatsApp rises as a major force in news media

<b>WhatsApp is becoming one of the prevailing ways people discover and discuss news, according to a study.</b><p>But use of the messaging app appears to vary widely between countries.<p>In Malaysia, more than 50% of those surveyed said they used WhatsApp for news at least once a week. But in the US, the figure …

Digital Media

The GTD Approach To Maximizing Productivity With Trello

<i>A tutorial on adapting David Allen's</i> Getting Things Done<i> using a Trello board, by the CEO of Greenhouse.</i>

Productivity

The Butler Power-Up For Trello: Automation At Your Service

Automate Trello actions at the board- or card-level with the Butler Power-Up. Customize actions or use recommended recipes - it's like productivity …

3 Ways Technology Is Changing Studying

By Meghan Bogardus CortezMobile devices and other digital tools reshape how college students get classwork done.

Education

11 Advanced Search Techniques to Quickly Find What You Need

When you’re searching in Evernote, there are many different ways to go about whittling down the results.From simply typing into the box with the …

to-do list

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Productivity

Introducing the Flipped Learning Network Slack Chat! Come Join us! - Flipped Learning Network Hub

Over the past few weeks, I have become more active in the communication tool, Slack. For those not familiar with this app, it is mainly a group …

Networking

Digital Badges Are Gaining Traction

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1107)One trend that struck me as new at the recent IMS Global and ASU/GSV conferences was a ramping up of activity …

Bachelor's Degree

Microsoft gives OneNote a fresh coat of paint across platforms

We might have called Microsoft’s OneNote one of the best note taking apps on Android, but its inconsistent look and feel made the experience a bit jarring when switching between devices. Microsoft hopes to rectify that with its latest update to OneNote, which should make you more comfortable when …

What is Flipped Learning? - Flipped Learning Network Hub

<i>--Originally published at flipping – Martha Ramirez</i><p>Here’s a brief video I made explaining what flipped learning is. I start by explaining how it got …

Learning

Creating and using YouTube playlists for learning and teaching

A playlist is a collection of videos that anyone can put together and choose to share with others. For example you could curate a playlist of your …

Playlist

5 Handy Twitter Tips

In my previous post I shared the Classtools.net list of teachers on Twitter. Writing that post prompted me to put together a playlist of the videos …

The 15 Real Benefits of Blogging

• Total: 82<br>• 33<br>• 0<br>• 7<br>• 0<p>Blogging has been helping many people and companies over last 10-15 years. It’s true that over two decades ago, blogging hardly …

Digital Marketing

If You're Still Using Delicious, Stop and Try Something Else

Delicious (Del.icio.us), once the darling of the Web 2.0 bookmarking community, has been sold again. This marks the fifth time that the service has …

12 Blogging Mistakes That You Should Definitely Avoid

Focusing on quantity over quality<p>That is something that quite a lot of bloggers do. Instead of focusing on providing quality content, they focus on …

Digital Marketing

Storm To Perform: The 4 Stages Of Team Productivity

Tuckman's Stages of group development is a team productivity framework loved by project managers and leaders. Here's how to analyze and apply them at …

Productivity

How Evernoters Use Evernote: Alie’s Whirlwind of Activity

If you looked at Alie Bui’s daily schedule, you’d think she has more hours in the day than the rest of us. Alie is both a center of calm and a bundle …

T'ai Chi

To-Do List Apps to Organize Your Life

Gone are the days that you dealt with to-do lists on physical paper. Since our phones are always on us, worries of misplacing our lists are in the …

Passing Notes—A Better Way to Share Content From Conferences

How long do you think you can remember the content of a keynote or a speech after you’ve heard it? Aren’t there times when you wish you would have …

Short-Term Memory

The Culture Of Doing: What You Should Be Getting Out Of Productivity Apps

Are productivity apps touting life-changing results actually helping users be truly productive, or are they merely helping us stay busy?

Microsoft simplifies OneNote UI for the visually impaired

March Rogers, Microsoft's Director of Product Design for OneNote, spent a year working with teachers and students to figure out the best way to reimagine the app's user interface. The result is a OneNote that's easier to navigate, even for people with visual impairment and mobility problems. You'll …

6 VR Trends to Watch in Education

Virtual Reality<p>Virtual reality is taking off in higher education. VR devices are expected to increase 85 percent by 2020, with gaming and educational …

Benefits of Using Backchannels In Your Classroom

Over the years I've introduced a lot of teachers to using tools like Padlet, TodaysMeet, and Socrative in their classrooms. All three of these tools …

Future Happens Hack: Social Media – A report

Edited by Santanu Vasant<p>‘We are here to make the most of social media in teaching, learning and assessment. We recognise social media is a complex, …

How to Use Augmented Reality in Education (Plus 5 Apps) | Emerging Education Technologies

<i>Image Source</i><p>Virtual and augmented reality have been around for a while now – in specific sectors like gaming or manufacturing – but the advent of …

Augmented Reality

Making meaning with Social Media - Technology Enhanced Learning

Images by Jam Zhang: full credits at the bottom of this post<p>When you hear the phrase ‘social media’, probably the first association that springs into …

So you’ve decided to blog? These are the things you should write about

<i>The centuries-old tradition of writing for advocacy is continued into the digital era by blogging. But what should you be writing about? As part of a</i> …

London School of Economics

Enhancing the student learning experience through the use of technology

The Derby Business School and the TEL Team have worked together to create and showcase an effective practice of student partnerships, by enhancing …

Assessing STEM Students Using ePortfolios

The final assessment item for Computing and engineering students undertaking group projects in the TechLauncher Program at the Australian National …