Sun, Oct 16, 2016

removed from laptop Firefox browser tabs

School in the Cloud – Become a Granny – https://www.theschoolinthecloud.org/users/sign_up

From Connected Courses MOOC – New Savanna:  Learning Teaching Styles: Connected Courses Exemplars – http://new-savanna.blogspot.ca/2014/10/learningteaching-styles-connected.html

Tech to try:

WorkFlowy –  WorkFlowy is a notebook for lists – https://workflowy.com/

Hackpad acquired by Dropbox – https://hackpad.com/

Answer Garden – AnswerGarden is a minimalistic feedback tool. Use it in the classroom as an educational tool or at work as a creative brainstorming tool. Post it in a tweet or you can embed it on your website or blog to use it as a poll or guestbook. https://answergarden.ch/about-AnswerGarden/

5 tools for flipped classrooms – Free Technology for Teachers – check if any are still available – http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/08/seven-web-based-tools-for-delivering.html#.WARB3CRiinK

 


Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Tweeted during COHERE2016 event by Terry Anderson

http://www.intelligenttelevision.com/research/entry/redefining-open

http://intelligenttelevision.com/files/59-moocs_and_open_educational_resources_handbook_kaufman_100616.pdf

a rant for moving to the totally open license (no non-commercial restriction) – review for video tips and blog post

 

Links for an upcoming blog post on future of education?


Mon, Oct 10, 2016

The Art of Hand Lettering

– Amber Bartek – Smashing Magazine

introduces long list of hand lettering artists with links to their pages

 


Sun, Sept 25, 2016

Changing Habits – Overcoming Procrastination – new ways of learning

Interviewed by Learning how to learn lady – Barbara ?

Scott Young – writes and does videos – currently traveling around the world learning a new language every 4 months – https://www.scotthyoung.com/blog/

Archives of TELL session for etug

https://etug.ca/archives/

The Institute for Performance and Learning – mentioned by Jeanie in ISW Advisory Committee meeting Tues, Sept 20 – Jeanie works for them right now?

http://i4pl.ca/

2Do – follow up conference in November? Toronto – post on website – check out possibilities for contract work?

 


Saturday, Sept 24, 2016

Peer assessment + feedback – from UBC Flexible Learning wiki page – Research + Evidence category

http://flexible.learning.ubc.ca/research-evidence/research-articles-2/peer-review-assessment/

Includes a 2 page summary pdf – Peer assessment + feedback fact sheet:  ubcpeer-assessment-feedback

Includes References + resources – http://flexible.learning.ubc.ca/research-evidence/research-articles-2/peer-review-assessment/


Sunday, September 18, 2016

 Open Learning – EDU8213 What is the Future of Learning?

https://edu8213.org/

– part of MA International Development and MA Education: International Perspectives

Professor Sugata Mitra, Hole in the Wall,

Newcastle University

Posts / streams lectures/challenges


Coursera page – lists specializations, courses – by Availability, Topics, Subjects

https://www.coursera.org/courses?cats=teacherpd&languages=en