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Coursera - Free Online Courses From Top Universities. Free online courses from the world's best universities. Free Online Courses - FutureLearn. Khan Academy. Udemy: Online Courses Anytime, Anywhere. Data, Analytics and Learning. This is an Archived Course EdX keeps courses open for enrollment after they end to allow learners to explore content and continue learning.

Data, Analytics and Learning

All features and materials may not be all available. Check back often to see when new course start dates are announced. Capturing and analyzing data has changed how decisions are made and resources are allocated in businesses, journalism, government, and military and intelligence fields. Through better use of data, leaders are able to plan and enact strategies with greater clarity and confidence. Enhancing Teacher Education Through OER. All over the world, including India, there is an aspiration that every student should be actively engaged in their learning.

Enhancing Teacher Education Through OER

Achieving this aspiration demands highly skilled teachers and quality teacher education. This course introduces teacher educators to Open Educational Resources – freely available learning materials that can be adapted for use in particular contexts. The course explores how you can use OER in the design and delivery of your teacher education programmes to help you bring about the transformation of classroom teaching and learning. Throughout the course there will be a particular focus on the OER generated by TESS- India. These innovative multi-lingual text and video OER (www.tess-india.edu.in) aim to support teachers in developing participatory approaches through modelling links between theory and practice in classroom activities.

All course content is openly licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike license. Humanizing Online Instruction. Implementation and Evaluation of Educational Technology. This is an Archived Course EdX keeps courses open for enrollment after they end to allow learners to explore content and continue learning.

Implementation and Evaluation of Educational Technology

All features and materials may not be all available. Check back often to see when new course start dates are announced. This course provides a practical overview for selecting, implementing, and evaluating educational technology initiatives. Schools are recognizing the potential for technology to transform teaching and learning. This course provides a practical overview for selecting, integrating, implementing, and evaluating educational technology initiatives in formal educational settings, primarily in the US. Through four units over seven weeks, participants will develop an awareness and understanding of the “ecosystem” surrounding the implementation of educational technology in a formal educational setting. Coursera - Free Online Courses From Top Universities. About the Course Are you an educator?

Coursera - Free Online Courses From Top Universities

Have you ever wanted to understand more about how to design your course to make better use of educational technology – whether fully online or in blended contexts? Would you like to learn from those who have extensive practical experience with online technologies? This course is designed to help you develop a working understanding of successful online teaching strategies that you can apply in your own practice. Integrating online technologies into your teaching can be a challenging prospect, and it can be difficult to know how to approach it effectively for the benefit of both students and yourself. Watch interviews with the Course Instructors Simon McIntyre and Negin Mirriahi discussing the motivations behind the course.

Announcement for US based teachers: To participate in this opportunity, U.S. district leaders should approve Coursera MOOCs as teacher professional development by completing a brief form at: www.coursera.org/tpd. Learning Online: Learning and Collaborating - University of Leeds. This course is just one of a series about ‘learning online’.

Learning Online: Learning and Collaborating - University of Leeds

You can sign up to the other courses in this series through the Going to University collection. You are probably used to learning online on a daily basis, including turning to your phone for information rather than referring to books. More formal online learning is likely to be important for you in the future, either at university or in the workplace. Learning online is different to learning in the classroom, it needs different skills. This course will help you to develop those skills, showing you how to learn and communicate effectively in an online environment. Note for students This course is part of a collection from the University of Leeds which have been specifically designed for those studying at school or college. Throughout the course you will join a community of online learners, providing an opportunity for interactive learning with other students both in the UK and internationally. Note for teachers.

Integrating Technology into Education. In essence, Digital storytelling is a process of creating a short movie that combines a script or an original story with various multimedia components, such as images, video, music and a narration, often an author’s own voice.

Integrating Technology into Education

Digital storytelling combines the art of storytelling with a variety of multimedia components, such as sound, music, digital pictures, video clips and text. Digital stories usually last between two and ten minutes. Topics used can include personal tales, retellings of historical events, teaching/introducing a specific subject to an audience, and various other purposes. Digital storytelling is an educational technology tool that utilizes skills students are expected to have in the 21st century.

Information literacy, visual literacy, being creative and taking risks, and using the latest technology to communicate effectively can all be achieved when students actively participate in the creation process of digital storytelling. -Official DISTCO Website.