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415 cursos universitarios, online y gratuitos que inician en marzo. Compartimos una nueva selección de cursos online y gratuitos, impartidos por universidades internacionales.

415 cursos universitarios, online y gratuitos que inician en marzo

Si disponen de un par de horas por semanas, pueden seguir el programa educativo que proponen los MOOC que publicamos en www.SiNoLoVeo.com. Cada uno de los cursos tiene el enlace que dirige a la plataforma de origen, para ver toda la información. Un detalle que deben tener en cuenta, para evitar confusiones , es que los MOOC se imparten en diferentes modalidades. Para escoger la versión gratuita es necesario prestar atención y seleccionar algunas de estas opciones “Curso Completo, Sin Certificado” , “Auditar curso” o “Solo auditoria”. Si desean recibir una notificación cuando publiquemos una nueva lista de cursos, pueden suscribirse a nuestro newsletter desde este formulario.

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Free Educational Websites. Learning Battle Cards: A New Tool For Instructional Designers. EduPlatforms. The Teacher's Guide To Flipped Classrooms. Since Jonathan Bergman and Aaron Sams first experimented with the idea in their Colorado classrooms in 2004, flipped learning has exploded onto the larger educational scene.

The Teacher's Guide To Flipped Classrooms

Welcome to the end of tech overwhelm. 10 Free Resources for Flipping Your Classroom. Thanks to the folks over at Khan Academy, alternative modes of delivering classroom instruction are all the rage.

10 Free Resources for Flipping Your Classroom

We’ve got face to face models, labs, rotations, online-only, self-blend, and of course, flipped. Twitter for Educators.

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The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now) You've got every device under the sun in front of you.

The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now)

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. The Best iOS Apps for Students and Teachers. Free Technology for Teachers. Where the Wonders of Learning Never Cease. A Must Have Google Drive App for Teachers. Explain Everything. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Planboard — Lesson planning made easy for teachers. Blended/flipping learning tools.

3 Ways To Get Inspired With eLearning. Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. Empowering The BYOD REVOLUTION. Lectora Authoring Tools and CourseMill Free Trial. ExamTime - Changing the way you learn. EngVid. Vocabla - Vocabulary. Mango Languages.

Free Social Teaching and Learning Network focused solely on education. iCreate to Educate. Learning, powered by imagination. - Memrise. Tech for Teachers. Applications éducatives pour tablettes. Speaking a second language may change how you see the world. Where did the thief go?

Speaking a second language may change how you see the world

You might get a more accurate answer if you ask the question in German. How did she get away? Now you might want to switch to English. Speakers of the two languages put different emphasis on actions and their consequences, influencing the way they think about the world, according to a new study. The work also finds that bilinguals may get the best of both worldviews, as their thinking can be more flexible. Cognitive scientists have debated whether your native language shapes how you think since the 1940s. In the new study, researchers turned to people who speak multiple languages. Athanasopoulos and colleagues were interested in a particular difference in how English and German speakers treat events. This linguistic difference seems to influence how speakers of the two languages view events, according to the new study. TeacherTube - Teach the World.

Worksheet Sites. DropTask - Visual Task Management - A simple and fluid way to get things done. 15 Essential Netiquette Guidelines to Share with Your Students. Apps That Rise to the Top: Tested and Approved By Teachers. Michelle Luhtala/Edshelf With the thousands of educational apps vying for the attention of busy teachers, it can be hard to sift for the gold.

Apps That Rise to the Top: Tested and Approved By Teachers

Michelle Luhtala, a savvy librarian from New Canaan High School in Connecticut has crowd-sourced the best, most extensive list of apps voted on by educators around the country. “I wanted to make sure we had some flexibility because there’s no one app that’s better than all the others,” Luhtala said. Some apps are best for younger students, others are more complicated, better suited for high school students. Many apps do one thing really well, but aren’t great at everything. 30Hands allows a user to make pictures, annotate them, record a voice explainer and then packages it all into a video. Adobe Voice is a recently released education product from Adobe that allows students to narrate a story over an array of digital images. Tellagami is a tool to share quick animated messages. ExplainEverything is another tool for creating video like tutorials.

The Top 3 iPad Apps for Learning A New Language. June , 2014 Language learning is one of the key academic areas that can be readily boosted by the use of a variety of iPad apps.

The Top 3 iPad Apps for Learning A New Language

These apps will allow you and your students to learn a new language and improve your communicational skills in the target language using different activities, games, and practices. The app store is teeming with language learning apps but the best three I would recommend are the following: 1- Duolingo Duolingo is a great web tool and mobile app for learning a new language. Duolingo provides a plethora of translation activities through which learners get to practice their new language. The advantages of speaking two languages. Speaking more than one language may confer significant benefits on the developing brain.

The advantages of speaking two languages

Research has now shown that bilingual young adults not only fare better in the job market, but are also more likely to demonstrate empathy and problem-solving skills. The fact is that American adults are largely monolingual English speakers, even those who began life speaking more than one language. Based on the latest research, it might be time to rethink the emphasis on monolingualism in the US. Speaking two languages has advantages. Know more than one language? Don't give it up!