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ABP / PBL

ABP / PBL | El Aprendizaje basado en proyectos como tecnica didactica- Universidad de Monterrey, Recursos metodológicos para el desarrollo de las …

The highly-rated Sky Guide iOS app free for first time in years (Reg. $3+)

The extremely popular Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day on iOS is now available for <b>free</b>. Regularly as much as $4, this is the first time we have seen the app go free since 2015. Rated 4+ stars from over 40,000 users.<p>Luxury Book iPhone 7 Plus Case<p><b>iOS Universal:</b> Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day:</b> …

iOS Apps

KQED

<b>By Beth Holland</b><p>As digital devices become more common in classrooms, teachers and students are discovering that what worked in the analog world may …

Pedagogy

Apple could guide you around your city using augmented reality

ARKit is one of the biggest changes in iOS 11. Under the hood, Apple is about to transform the iPhone into a very capable augmented reality device. Felix Lapalme‏ has been looking at assets in the Maps app package to find out if the company is going to leverage augmented reality for turn-by-turn …

Augmented Reality

Turtl, un espacio privado open source que funciona como alternativa a Evernote

Con frecuencia os hablamos acerca de espacios privados en los que almacenar nuestra información: búsquedas de Internet, contraseñas, fotos, …

Ghost, the open source blogging system, is ready for prime time

Four long years ago John O’Nolan released a content management system for bloggers that was as elegant as it was spooky. Called Ghost, the original app was a promising Kickstarter product with little pizazz. Now the app is ready to take on your toughest blogs.<p>O’Nolan just released version 1.0 of …

Software

The Periodic Table of Gamification Elements - Gamified UK - #Gamification Expert

<b>Reading Time: 1 minutes (ish)</b><p>Just a quick post to officially introduce the Periodic Table of Gamification Elements. This is all 51 of my Gamification …

Periodic Table

Cómo aplicar el aprendizaje basado en proyectos en diez pasos (INFOGRAFÍA)

El trabajo por proyectos sitúa a los alumnos en el centro del proceso de aprendizaje gracias a un planteamiento mucho más motivador en el que entran …

Liberal arts grads: Tech companies want YOU!

Your liberal arts degree is more useful than you think! Many tech companies are increasingly interested in candidates with liberal arts degrees to benefit from their unique perspectives and skills. Wochit

Education

Your 'useless' liberal arts degree can give you an edge in tech. Here's why

You’ve heard the rhetoric before: Liberal arts majors are broke and can’t find jobs. Their skills are less useful than those with STEM degrees. Even former President Barack Obama took a famous jab at art history majors before apologizing.<p>But consider this: the potential value of a liberal arts …

Education

Lonely Planet presenta app de viajes al estilo Instagram

<b>Lonely Planet</b> ha presentado ahora una app, de momento solo en iTunes, para los amantes de un buen viaje.<p>Se trata de <b>Trips</b>, una app con diseño …

Hologram, un programa para crear escenarios de Realidad Virtual

Y si hace pocos días hablamos de styly, una plataforma que nos permite crear mundos para aplicarlos en la Realidad Virtual, hoy le damos un espacio a …

Tech firms are forgetting about STEM and focusing on STEAM

It was recently thought that four subjects alone could spur innovation by bringing order and logic to creative thinking: Science, technology, engineering, and math—fields known to much of the modern world by their acronym STEM. But STEM is already passé.<p>A new acronym has come to the fore, pioneered …

Education

How to create superb infographics

Visual storytelling is huge, and infographics have become a popular format for doing so.<p>The folks at Ervin & Smith have compiled a five-step …

Infographics

Groovebox turns your iPhone into a toe-tapping music machine

If you’re looking for a way to lose a few hours later today, you could do a lot worse than Groovebox, a free music-making app for iPhone and iPad. It’s simple enough to start making music as soon as you launch it, but offers enough depth (and enough in-app purchases) to keep you going for quite a …

In-App Purchases

Apple worked with hearing-aid firms on direct connection to iPhones, with free licensing

A report on the latest cochlear implants from hearing-aid manufacturer Cochlear has revealed that Apple worked on Bluetooth protocols for direct connection to iPhones – and now licenses it to manufacturers free of charge.<p>Cochlear implants are used by people who are profoundly deaf, and need to be …

Human Anatomy

Estos guantes pueden convertir la Lengua de Señas en texto digital

Investigadores de la Universidad de California desarrollaron unos guantes inteligentes que permiten convertir los gestos de la Lengua de Señas en …

Qué es el SEO. Os lo explicamos en nuestro nuevo vídeo

Nuestro nuevo vídeo es el primero de una lista dedicada al SEO, donde, en 16 minutos, hablamos sobre las bases de la optimización de sitios web en …

Schools Are Missing What Matters About Learning

Curiosity is underemphasized in the classroom, but research shows that it is one of the strongest markers of academic success.<p>When Orville Wright, of the Wright brothers fame, was told by a friend that he and his brother would always be an example of how far someone can go in life with no special …

Education

17 herramientas para crear apps móviles

Crear una app corporativa es mucho más sencillo y económico de lo que muchos creen. Si lo comparamos con el número de beneficios que pueden aportar a …

Made With Play: Game-Based Learning Resources

Resources by Topic:<p>Intrigued by game-based learning, but not sure where to begin? Edutopia's series takes a look at game-like learning principles in …

Game Development

Critical thinking: how to help your students become better learners

Want your class to make the most out of learning opportunities? Try focusing not just on the task itself, but how they approach it<p>Encouraging students to build awareness, understanding and control of their thought processes – also known as metacognition – has been identified by the Education …

Teaching

The 15 best language apps

Language Learning

Apple is now publishing a 'journal' with its cutting-edge machine learning research

Apple launched a new blog on Wednesday where it plans to publish academic-style papers looking at new applications and techniques in machine learning.<p>Machine learning is the study of how to program software and algorithms to be able to learn and improve their forecasts and output from large sets of …

Machine Learning

This iOS app makes creating and editing guitar tabs a breeze

One of the more tedious tasks of playing in a cover band is managing lyric and chord sheets. When you play a typical four-hour gig in a local bar, memorizing all that music is not always going to happen. You've got to study each song and learn your particular parts, sure, but having a cheat sheet …

Guitar

Why This Tech CEO Keeps Hiring Humanities Majors

One Y Combinator–incubated startup founder makes the case for “STEAM” over “STEM.”<p>The push to teach kids coding and technology now extends even to <i>Sesame Street.</i> The venerable children’s show recently introduced a “STEM” (science, technology, engineering, and math) component to its programming, and …

Sesame Street

Google's new Blocks app lets anyone create 3D models for VR

Itching to start creating VR content? Google’s just launched a new app called Blocks that should make it easier, even if you’ve never done any programming or 3D modeling before.<p>Blocks lets you use an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift to create low-poly 3D objects and scenes in a VR environment. Once your …

3D Modeling

Excellent iOS photo editor Enlight is now free with optional subscription

Enlight is one of the best options for editing photos on iOS — it’s not quite as advanced as pro-focused apps like Affinity for iPad, but it’s powerful and versatile enough for everyday use. Today developer Lightricks is unveiling version 2 of the app, now known as Enlight Photofox, and it’s …

App Store

Las mejores apps de salud para el Apple Watch

Con el monitor de frecuencia cardíaca incorporado y el análisis de movimiento, el reloj de Apple – y su sucesor, el Apple Watch Series 2– resulta …

Teacher Coaching: What We Know

“Teacher coaching has emerged as a promising alternative to traditional models of professional development.” In Kraft, Blazar, and Hogan’s newly …

Professional Development