Interesting article that includes the Three Goals of Technology in Education
Technology's Function: Reach
Education's Goal: Scale
Technology's Function: Bells & Whistles
Education's Goal: Engagement & Enthusiasm
Technology's Function: Personalization
Education's Goal: Personalized Learning
Certificate of Educational Technology and Information Literacy
Created by Jeff Utecht and Kim Cofino
Excellent accredited course - online or via localised cohorts. International educators can receive up to 15 credits (half a masters degree) by completing 5 courses over 18 months.
Interesting ranking - I am #38. Excited to see Vicki Davis in the Top 10!
Excited by this fresh approach to an acceptable use policy, or acceptable guidelines. Yes! If we want to put the learning in the hands of the students we need to also give them the responsibility to be reliable and responsible digital citizens, and I mean really give it to them, not tokenism.
"Teaching 2.0: Emerging Technology Meets Progressive Pedagogy"
Check out this new online course at the University of Osh Kosh
Whether your PLN is overflowing or just starting to grow, this workshop will help you to refine your network to best suit your learning needs. I will lead you to interesting people who advocate for the effective use of technology to improve teaching and learning. These leaders will challenge your assumptions, answer your questions and make you think. If you are not sure where to look for the right people, or you just want to learn about some fresh voices, you will leave this session with inspiring additions to your personal learning network. These ed-tech leaders write blogs, maintain wikis, UStream their keynotes and publish their podcasts. You can find them all over the cloud. Join us for a tour of the top 25.
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Mark Van 't Hooft, Kent State University
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