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By Klass Data | Educación y tecnología / education & technology

27 Meaningful Ways to Use EdTech & Make Your Classes Extra Awesome This Year!

A Cavalcade of Inspiring Ideas for Kicking up Learning and Enhancing Engagement in Your Classroom!There are enough ideas, resources, and mostly free …

Digital Storytelling

The 2016 Dean's List: EdTech’s 50 Must-Read Higher Ed IT Blogs

By Meg ConlanBlogging about the hottest education technology issues, these admin all-stars, IT gurus, education community experts and classroom …

Universidades disruptivas, así se enseña fuera de lo convencional

Contenidos que se renuevan diariamente y proyectos con empresas reales en lugar de exámenes, entre las claves<p>Hay universidades que admiten no tener …

Stop Innovating in Schools. Please.

Too often when we talk about “innovation” in education, we point to that new set of Chromebooks or those shiny new Smartboards as examples of our …

Innovation

Workflow Learning Infographic

<b>Workflow Learning for Continuous Workplace Learning</b><b>Charles Jennings</b> recently challenged L&D to ‘start with the 70 and plan for the 100‘. The book</b> …

Learning

Google Just Open Sourced the Artificial Intelligence Engine at the Heart of Its Online Empire

Tech pundit Tim O’Reilly had just tried the new Google Photos app, and he was amazed by the depth of its artificial intelligence.<p>O’Reilly was …

How to Transform Your Classroom With Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality is changing education. What started out as something that was simply “cool” has become a way to engage learners like never …

Ten tips for safe and effective learning analytics

A Google search for ‘improving student experience’ brings up around 30,000 hits. A Google search for ‘improving student experience’ brings up around …

Analytics

The Assessment Range: Using Data To Meaningfully Affect Learning

<b>The Assessment Range: Using Data In The Classroom To Meaningfully Affect Learning</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>If you don’t already have a plan for the data before …

Pedagogy

What do students want from a learning analytics app? | Effective Learning Analytics

By Niall Sclater April 29, 2015 <br>Student App<p>In February we ran a workshop in London with university staff and a couple of students to gather …

20 Facts About the Impact of E-Learning [#Infographic]

Online learning has become one of the fastest-growing industries in education technology, and it’s not slowing down anytime soon.<p>The availability of …

Co-creando un nuevo centro de estudios en Uruguay

Desde hace algunas semanas he tenido el privilegio de ser invitado a dirigir un <b>nuevo centro de estudios en Uruguay</b> en temas de innovación, tecnología …

Measuring Efficacy in Edtech

Blended and Online Assessment Taxonomy Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on February 8, 2015<p>The first part of an assessment design is the most obvious; the student performance, or more simply referred to as the …

Pedagogy

New Vision for Education - Unlocking the Potential of Technology

To thrive in a rapidly evolving, technology-mediated world, students must not only possess strong skills in areas such as language arts, mathematics …

¿Cuánto se cobra en #elearning? España y su modelo Lowcost

Recientemente ha salido el informe global de 2015 sobre los <b>salarios de los profesionales del sector eLearning</b> (formal, no formal, docencia, tutorías, …

Why MOOCs Make More Sense Than Two Years Of Community College | moocs.com

I attended two community colleges within one year, and if you’ve been to community college you probably feel my pain. When talking with employers, or …

MOOCs

MakerBot Lab Spurs Innovation and Growth at SUNY

It's been one year since the first MakerBot Innovation Center opened at the State University of New York at New Paltz. Since then, the center has …

What It Takes to Build the Next Edtech Hotspot

New York’s Economic Development Corporation (NYEDC) recently asked the local edtech community to share ideas for ways to build a vibrant edtech …

False frontiers

Will You Be the Next Great Education-Tech Entrepreneur?

Are you an investor looking for the next best socially minded business or an entrepreneur looking for hot industries where you can have a big impact? Then education should be near the top of your list.<p>The education-technology sector is ripe for disruption, investment and rapid growth, while …

Education

A Comprehensive Framework For Student Motivation

<b>A Comprehensive Framework For Student Motivation</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>When researching student motivation and gamification late last year, I came across the …

Pedagogy

Analytics for learning outside the LMS

Just kicking off, a project funded by Australian OLT which I’ve long been dreaming about under the heading of Social Learning Analytics [1-2], and …

Learning

The Top eLearning Statistics And Facts For 2015 You Need To Know

<b>The Global eLearning Industry Market.</b><br>The global eLearning Market is expected to reach $107 billion by 2015 [5]. The global self-paced eLearning …

What Happens When Students Are Simply Free To Learn?

If you could learn about anything, what would you choose to learn? If you gave this freedom to your students, what would they choose? Last fall, …

Blended Learning on the Ground: Advice from College Educators

<b>By: Jennifer Spohrer</b>By now I suspect most college faculty have heard of “blended learning, “hybrid learning,” and “flipped” classes. Some of us have …

Learning

Online Education Company Lynda.com Gets $186 Million For A Shopping Spree

Online personal and professional continuing education company lynda.com has raised $186 million at a roughly $1 billion valuation to go shopping for education technology companies.<p>It’s the second mammoth round for Lynda, following a $100 million initial investment from Accel Partners, Spectrum …