Tab for a Cause
Raise money for charity with each new tab you open. Get the App. Be Charitable. Every time you open up a new tab, we donate to your favorite cause.
Microsoft Educator Network – Hot Topics : 1:1 Learning : 1:1 in the Classroom – Digital Distraction
I frequently visit schools planning or already using 1-to-1. Teachers sometimes express frustration with the distracting elements of technology – how students are attracted by social media applications – and spend much time randomly checking these sources at the expense of schoolwork. Lately, I have been hearing students say the same thing. Students describe sitting down at their computers to do homework and instead drifting into checking and posting to Facebook, reading multiple Tumblr blogs, seeing what photos their friends have uploaded, and seeing hours disappear before even beginning any schoolwork. Some adults are experiencing the same thing. Technology can empower in multiple ways but can also allow us to spend unfocused purposeless hours.
Online multiple choice game which donates rice for every answer you get right!
iPads in Education
Page of resources for the use of iPads in the learning environment.
E-Learning Challenge #30: What Do E-Learning Designers Really Do? – E-Learning Heroes
Have you ever tried explaining what you do to your friends or parents? Anyone? Chances are you were met with a blank or quizzical look.While most jobs can be tough to explain to people outside your industry, e-learning design has to be one of the most challenging jobs to explain. The industry is relatively new and requires designers to juggle a variety of skills from writing to design to project management to counselling.For anyone who’s struggled to explain their occupation, the “What People Think I Do / What I Really Do” is the visual elevator pitch you’ve been looking for.
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