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How to Create an Interactive Diagram-based Quiz on Formative

With the NCAA basketball tournament Final Four games happening this weekend I thought this would be a good time to share an easy way to create a …

Three Alternatives to Wiki Summarizer

This afternoon I received an email from a reader who wondered what happened to Wiki Summarize. I don't know other than it is no longer online. It was …

The School's Animal: Donald

The School's Animal: Donald<p><i>A handcrafted teddy bear doll, designed by Donna Wilson, and inspired by the psychoanalyst Donald Winnicott.</i><p>Donald is a …

#1minuteCPD

Although smartphones have revolutionised how we work and socialise, there are times when we all need to unplug. Moment is an iOS app (not currently …

Moodle

Quizalize - Create Interactive Review Games to Play Synchronously or Asynchronously

There is certainly not a shortage of interactive quiz platforms available to teachers today. Platforms like Socrative and Kahoot have turned boring …

Education vs work skills: what do employers really want?

Every year, approximately 5,300 colleges and universities in the U.S. busily churn out thousands of graduates. And American higher education remains …

Employment

Technology-fuelled learning

Today’s young people have been labelled the You Tube generation – and it’s true that the growth in mobile technologies is radically changing the way …

FELTAG SIG webinar: Summary of Skills Funding Agency actions from the FELTAG report | Association for Learning Technology

For this webinar organised by ALT's FELTAG Special Interest Group we welcome Stephen Nichols, Policy Implementation Manager, Skills Funding Agency …

How to use search like a pro: 10 tips and tricks for Google and beyond

Searching with regular sentences will only get you so far – if you need to find something a bit tricky turn to these advanced yet simple methods<p>Search engines are pretty good at finding what you’re looking for these days, but sometimes they still come up short. For those occasions there are a few …

Assessing Online Facilitation - Reference List

References<p><i>References open in new browser windows.</i><p>Anderson, T., L. Rouke, D.R. Garrison, & W. Archer. (2001). Assessing Teaching Presence in a …

Assessing Online Facilitation Instrument

• Download your preferred version of the Assessing Online Facilitation document (PDF or Word, above) to your desktop.<br>• If preparing to facilitate a …

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013: Best Of awards

<i>This article was written by Jane Hart, for November 2013 edition of eLearning</i> <i>Age magazine.</i><p>As it’s Award season, I thought I would write my column …

Education Technology

Historic inflation calculator: how the value of money has changed since 1900

• e-mail<p><b>1.8k</b> shares<p>57View<br>comments<p>By<p>This calculator uses official UK inflation data to show how prices have changed and what money used to be …

Personal Finance

Learn to Format Cells - Microsoft Office Online Training

Formatting Cells Tutorial Video<p>Why should you format cells in Excel?<p>One of the reasons people don’t like spreadsheets, is because - let’s admit it - …

Create a New Rubric

Sustainable Innovation

Minimize environmental footprint<p>Focusing on energy, chemistry, water and waste, we go deep into the supply chain to understand our impacts and …

ICAS chief urges accountants take 'personal responsibility' on ethics

Kevin Reed accountancy_age ACCOUNTANTS must take personal responsibility to stand up against unethical corporate failure, ICAS chief executive Anton …

Leadership

Professional ethics | AAT

Ethical compliance<p>Ethical compliance is key to maintaining public confidence in the accountancy profession. All AAT members are bound by AAT’s Code …

Business tax: Money laundering regulations

Volkswagen faces Serious Fraud Office investigation

The Department for Transport have disclosed that prosecutors are considering whether to take action against Volkswagen amid accusations of 'corporate criminality'<p>Volkswagen is facing an investigation by the Serious Fraud Office over the diesel emissions scandal, the government has disclosed.<p>The …

Volkswagen

The world's biggest accounting scandals

Toshiba has joined the long list of corporate financial scandals, which include BCCI, Enron and Olympus<p>The scandal at Toshiba has got Japan’s government worried that investors will lose confidence in the country. Japan has its own problems with antiquated oversight of top managers but companies …

Investing

The 10 Worst Accounting Scandals of All Time

Share this infographic on your site!<p>Embed this infographic on your site!<p>The 10 Worst Corporate Accounting Scandals of All Time<p>If there is one theme …

Barclays fined a record £72m over ‘elephant’ deal with Qataris

Barclays Bank has been fined £72m for failing to conduct proper anti-crime checks on a group of super-wealthy Gulf clients because it did not want to …

Squeeze every last drop of learning out of every lesson

‘A thirst for knowledge’ is a phrase that has become very much on-trend in education during recent years and if you throw in ‘students display a love …

Blended Learning Essentials - Using your VLE for blended learning

Spend some time exploring and take a screen capture of a particular tool or area. Post the image on this board with a description of a learning …

James thinks its worth a look!

Blended Learning Essentials - Blended learning in practice

Double-click on the wall. Give your comment a title, click on one of the icons to attach a link to an image, short video or website that illustrates …