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CELTA teacher training. H819. Growth mindset. Online Design. Social media resources. Think Again: How to Reason and Argue - Duke University. OER. Jane Hart's independent website about learning trends, technologies and tools. PicMonkey: Free Online Photo Editing. 20 Open Source Movies You Can Edit and Redistribute for Free. Open Source Movies, also called Open Content Movies or simply Open Movies are, as the name suggests, movies that enable the end user to view and edit the production materials.

20 Open Source Movies You Can Edit and Redistribute for Free

Philosophically speaking, Open Movies share the same notion that lies at the heart of open source softwares. However, they are not as popular as open source softwares. As a matter of fact, they are so rare that after a decade of their presence, there are roughly dozens of them available. Apparently, Free/Libre/Open source community, a community that is so proud of itself for producing quality alternatives to proprietary products has failed to realize the importance of open movie movement.

So here we are, a blog post dedicated to open movies. Game The News. FreeFoto. Free stock photo search engine. mLearning by Francis Kneebone on Prezi. The Journey Into mLearning Xchange by nora alferayan on Prezi. mLearning by Serena Davie on Prezi. WAVE Web Accessibility Tool. S WCAG 2.0 Checklist - for HTML documents.

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The following is NOT the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2. It is a checklist that presents our recommendations for implementing accessibility principles and techniques for those seeking WCAG conformance. HEAT. The Jisc TechDis HEAT Scheme funded over 80 projects designed to uncover or develop an aspect of accessible or inclusive practice.

HEAT

Staff involved in delivering Higher Education were invited to bid for items of technology to run small projects up to one year in duration, using them innovatively to develop or uncover an aspect of inclusive practice in their everyday activities - not all were involved in teaching- sometimes explicitly to benefit students or staff with particular impairments, sometimes implicitly in developing a use of technology which is by nature more inclusive than the previous, often non-technological method. The advantage of small scale funding is that it can be highly targeted and the administration and auditing burden is much lower than in large projects. Success comes quickly. Downloadable Resources. Downloadable Resources. Www.openuniversity.edu/sites/www.openuniversity.edu/files/The_Open_University_Innovating_Pedagogy_2014_0.pdf.

Www.unc.edu/home/rksawyer/PDFs/Sawyer-The-future-of-learning.pdf. MOBIlearn Project - Home. 12 Sources for Free Images to Use on Your Blog and Social Media Posts. November 3, 2014 by Tricia Goss The image you choose can make or break your social media updates, blog posts and other content.

12 Sources for Free Images to Use on Your Blog and Social Media Posts

But, finding the right picture to accompany your post can be challenging. Professor Agnes Kukulska Hulme - People Profiles - Open University. Profile Short biography Agnes Kukulska-Hulme is Professor of Learning Technology and Communication in the Institute of Educational Technology.

Professor Agnes Kukulska Hulme - People Profiles - Open University

She has been working in mobile learning since 2001, leading research projects investigating learning innovation in the UK and internationally. Project - Public Results. The Evaluation of Next Generation Learning Technologies: the Case of Mobile Learning. To deliver informal and life-long learning, alongside conventional structured coursesand programmes; and other components of a larger political agenda such as personalised learning, work-based learning and skills-for-life to engage with industry and commerce by delivering more training and morevocational education; to compete globally and deliver internationally.

The Evaluation of Next Generation Learning Technologies: the Case of Mobile Learning

Professor Mike Sharples - People Profiles - Open University. Profile.

Professor Mike Sharples - People Profiles - Open University

Supporting a 70:20:10 approach with technology. Mobile learning. John Dewey, writing in the early years of the twentieth century, may not have foreseen the proliferation of 21st century ‘mobile devices’ but, in the quotation to the right, he does point out something that remains relevant: that mobile learning involves change, initiative and adaptability.

Mobile learning

Mobile learning involves change in the sense that the ability to communicate with tutors and peers, as well as access learning resources, changes what is possible in education. Engage students with mobile learning. The issue As 80% of people will be accessing the internet using mobile devices by 2015, organisations need to embrace mobile learning quickly.

Engage students with mobile learning

By adopting mobile learning, organisations can increase student satisfaction and retention, widen participation and potentially reduce costs. What you can do Mobile learning allows the learner to communicate with tutors and peers, as well as access learning resources, while on the move. #bett2014 on Tagboard. Digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1197&context=intl. Designing mobile learning experiences that walk the talk. 12 Principles Of Mobile Learning. 12 Principles Of Mobile Learning.

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

Mobile gives the edge. Freedom on the Net 2012. This report is the third in a series of comprehensive studies of internet freedom around the globe and covers developments in 47 countries that occurred between January 2011 and May 2012. Over 50 researchers, nearly all based in the countries they analyzed, contributed to the project by researching laws and practices relevant to the internet, testing the accessibility of select websites, and interviewing a wide range of sources.

This year's findings indicate that restrictions on internet freedom in many countries have continued to grow, though the methods of control are slowly evolving, becoming more sophisticated and less visible. Brutal attacks against bloggers, politically motivated surveillance, proactive manipulation of web content, and restrictive laws regulating speech online are among the diverse threats to internet freedom emerging over the past two years. eLanguages.ac.uk - digital literacies toolkit. Welcome to the Digital Literacies Toolkit. This interactive learning tool was designed by Julie Watson and developed by eLanguages in Modern Languages at the University of Southampton with support from the university Student-Centredness Fund. The purpose of this set of learning resources is to help students: explore the educational uses of Web 2.0 tools and services;familiarise themselves with a range of useful applications for study-related purposes;highlight good practice in the use of social software and the internet, in general.

Please use the buttons on the right for further information and to send us feedback. If you find these resources useful, why not sign up for a Pay, Access and Learn account, where you can license a variety of packages to help with academic study skills? Technical requirements. EduClipper. Wideo - Make animated online videos free. Modern Lessons. Welcome to the new online learning platform for the Global Education Database!

It’s a free, simple, and quick way to learn new skills, find new education resources, and figure out how to do just about anything a modern teacher or student needs. Scratch - Imagine, Program, Share. Education - OpenLearn - Open University - H817_1. Welcome to the free OpenLearn course on open education. Www.col.org/PublicationDocuments/Survey_On_Government_OER_Policies.pdf.

The Economist explains: How does China censor the internet? The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. The Digital Learning Challenge: Obstacles to Educational Uses of Content in the Digital Age A Foundational White Paper. Survey_On_Government_OER_Policies.pdf. Research. Www.nmc.org/pdf/2010-Horizon-Report.pdf. OER Commons. About The Open Education Consortium. Www.ons.gov.uk/ons/dcp171778_323333.pdf.

Digital Landscape Research. Help everyone get connected. Ernment Digital Inclusion Strategy. Foreword by Francis Maude MP.