Instructional Design

New workshop: Understanding E-books

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces an exciting new workshop, Understanding E-books: A Guide to Current Challenges and Future …

Publishing

Education 3.0 | Learning Futures

<i>Professor Gilly Salmon</i><p><b>Web & Education Parallels</b><p>One way of conceptualising the development of the World Wide Web (Web) is as an evolution from …

Education

'Open' Ed. Provider Steps Into English/Language Arts Market

Open Up Resources, an organization trying to battle commercial publishers for school district curriculum contracts by offering openly licensed …

Education

Flipped Learning 3.0 World Tour Kicks Off at ASCD

CHICAGO, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Flipped Learning Global Initiative (FLGI), a worldwide coalition of educators, researchers, technologists, professional development providers and education leaders, kicked off the Flipped Learning 3.0 Global Tour at the ASCD National Conference. …

eLearning

In California, More Ways to Vet Reading and Math Materials

« With New Maps, Boston Aims for Shift Away from Eurocentrism | Main<p>Districts in California have more flexibility than ever in how they choose their …

Education

8 Ways Technology Can Improve Education

, CommunityVoice<p>As technology grows, so do the options for gathering and sharing information. Because while finding cat gifs or funny memes on the internet is fun, there are also scholarly dissertations on a variety of subjects, public domain novels and classics, and up-to-date scientific …

Education

Online universities for free education

One of the best proposals presented at the Fees Commission in 2016 to explore the feasibility of free education in South Africa was delivered by …

Education

Helping to close the education gap

Even after four years of primary education, 130 million students around the world haven’t mastered basic subjects like reading and math. Limited …

Education

​Learning Equality Scores $5M From Google To Bring Edtech Offline

In the conversation around digital learning, there’s a sobering statistic that often goes overlooked: 74. It’s the percentage of students around the …

Learning

There's A New Sesame Street Character--And She Has Autism

<b>New Bilingual Sesame Street and Autism Materials Created to Increase Acceptance and Provide More Tools for Families Impacted by Autism</b><p><i>From a press</i> …

Autism

Redesigning Literacy Instruction in a Student-Centered Classroom

Presented by Steven W. Anderson, Digital Learning and Relationship Evangelist; and Shaelynn Farnsworth, Education Services Consultant for AEA 267 in …

For Online Class Discussions, Instructors Move From Text to Video

For many students, participating in online class discussions feels like a chore—a box to check off for participation points rather than a lively …

Education Technology

What is PMP?

PMP is the Project Management Professional® qualification from PMI. It is a recognized standard for project management practitioners globally and it …

eLearning

10 Best Project Management Training Courses Online

Their Project Management Expert bundle includes six courses covering PMI certifications and a software course.<p>Some of their courses are …

Personal Finance

Classroom Technology Brings Virtual Field Trips to K-12 Students

One of the most compelling promises of classroom technology is its power to connect students with people, places and experiences they would typically …

Education Technology

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Complete PMP® Exam Prep Course<p>Modules 1 through 6 and the PMP® exam prep module at a single low price (a $680 value for only $399.99)<p>Meets the …

eLearning

Digital accessibility experts discuss how they approach the faculty role

The decision last week by the University of California, Berkeley, to take years' worth of video and audio lectures out of the public realm because of …

eLearning

Byte-Off Only What You Can Learn

“When Pluralsight conducted a survey among developers across India at the start of 2017 and asked them about developments that will have an impact on …

Learning

Open Badges for Open Education

The Open Education Global Conference 2017 took place 8-10 March in Cape Town, South Africa. I was a great conference with a great number of …

eLearning

Three Key Differences Between In-Person and Virtual Teaching by Pamela S. Hogle

Instructional designers or eLearning instructors might believe that moving their face-to-face teaching online is a simple matter of choosing a …

Learning

D2L releases Brightspace Spring17

D2L, a global learning technology leader, announces the Spring17 release of Brightspace, its award-winning learning management system (LMS). With the …

eLearning

Five Tips for Launching and Managing a Successful Inclusive Access Program

The amount students spend on textbooks has risen drastically— 82 percent over the past 10 years. How can institutions address this burden on students?<p>…

eLearning

What Will the Education Landscape Look Like in 2017?

The picture of education across Australia is one of rapid change. Not only do education establishments have to adapt to an ever-moving picture of …

Learning

8 Tips To Create Interactive And Immersive Online Training Tutorials

Are your employees getting the skills and the information they need to improve task proficiency? Or are your online training tutorials missing the …

eLearning

New Solutions—Not Just New Winners—In the Curriculum Marketplace

In 2010, as the majority of states adopted rigorous new academic standards in English language arts and mathematics, school districts began the …

eLearning

Projections see 7.2% expansion in e-learning by 2027

Dive Brief:<p>Online learning platforms and devices are likely to follow a trend set by wearable technology, gaming and other digital industries, with a …

Education Technology

Considering OER? Here’s what you need to know

Open educational resources (OER) are becoming more widespread in classrooms, but many educators and administrators aren't sure how to make the leap …

eLearning

24/7 Help for the Online Student

Two institutions share their experiences rolling out online tutoring services, from garnering faculty and student buy-in to analyzing usage data and …

Education

What K-12 School Leaders Look for in Ed-Tech Product Research

<i>Austin, Texas</i><p>Ed-tech companies often want to know how much schools care about deep research on the digital instructional resources district leaders …

Education

Embrace the Unexpected: New Tools Transform Teaching and Learning

By Dave DoucetteEffective partnerships can help faculty integrate technology solutions into the classroom.

Higher Education