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6 Online Tools That Will Help The Writing Process. Transcribe: An Awesome Chrome App for Transcribing Audio. If you ever have a need to transfer an audio recording into text format, you’ll likely love this little Chrome Web app.

Transcribe: An Awesome Chrome App for Transcribing Audio

Aimed at journalists, students or anyone with a need to convert interviews and such like to the written from, Transcribe does exactly as it says on the tin. And it’s so incredibly simple to use. You can either access the app through the Chrome Web Store, or simply go straight to the webpage ( bookmark it and add it to your toolbar for easy access. Transcribe is geared towards Google Chrome because because the Web app requires the HTML5 functionality. Network per un apprendimento sociale sicuro per insegnati e studenti.

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450 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Below, you will find 1,700 free online courses from universities like Yale, MIT, Harvard, Oxford and more. Our site also features collections of Online Certificate Programs and Online Degree & Mini-Degree Programs. Note: This page includes a lot of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). If you want to enroll in a free version of a MOOC, please select the “Full Course, No Certificate” (edX) or “Audit” (Coursera) option. Humanities & Social Sciences Art & Art History Courses Classics Courses Communication Courses Economics & Finance Courses. Imagine, program, share. 16 Ways Educators Can Use Pinterest [INFOGRAPHIC] Vineet Madan: The Digital Transformation of Education: A 21st Century Imperative. Over the past several years, the education debate in America has increasingly become a conversation about technology.

Vineet Madan: The Digital Transformation of Education: A 21st Century Imperative

As we've seen the benefit of having tablets and smartphones in our lives, we've started to pin to it our hopes for our nation's education system, as well. Recently this talk has reached something close to a fever pitch. In January, Apple announced that it would be working with major education companies (including McGraw-Hill) to develop academic titles specifically for the iPad, inspiring a wave of blog posts and tweets hopeful for education's rescue. The FCC took things one step further in March, convening a meeting in Washington with several key players with the goal of driving adoptions of digital textbooks in K-12 schools across the country. 25 Kickstarter Tips For Students.

100 Ways To Use Twitter In Education, By Degree Of Difficulty. Twitter may have started off as a fun social media site for keeping up with friends and sharing updates about daily life, but it’s become much more than that for many users over the past few years as the site has evolved and grown.

100 Ways To Use Twitter In Education, By Degree Of Difficulty

These days, Twitter is a powerhouse for marketing, communication, business, and even education, letting people from around the world work together, share ideas, and gain exposure. Web & Democracy. Teaching Students to Become Curators of Ideas: The Curation Project. 20 Excellent Free Rich-Text Editors. Rich-text editors, also known as online rich-text editors, are web components that allow users to edit and enter text within a web browser.

20 Excellent Free Rich-Text Editors

Rich-text editors are used in numerous ways such as in enhancing your comment input form or as part of a web application that allows entry of user-generated and formatted content. Rich-text editors are essentially web-based WYSIWYG (“what you see is what you get”) editors. There are many rich-text editors out there. The easy way to Plan and Journal your life. » 2011 Top 100 Tools List and Presentation finalised Learning in the Social Workplace. Yesterday, I finalised the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list. Print Free Graph Paper. Scholar. Team WhiteBoarding with Twiddla - Painless Team Collaboration for the Web.

Il futuro della lettura è social ma l'Europa è ancora indietro. A Taxonomy of Social Reading: a proposal. This site is powered by Commentpress, which allows comments to be attached to individual paragraphs, to whole pages, or to an entire document.

A Taxonomy of Social Reading: a proposal

To leave a comment on a paragraph, click the ‘speech bubble’ icon to its left; the appropriate comments section will open and scroll to the comment form. To leave a comment on an entire page, click the link to “Comments on the whole page” in the right–hand column. To leave general comments on the entire text, click the ‘single speech bubble’ icon in the navigation bar. OpenLeaks. Word Tamer. Exquisite Corpse. The road to Tahrir - The Egyptian Example. Latest Empirical Findings on Democratic Effects of the Internet. Jacob Groshek from Iowa State University recently published the latest results from his research on the democratic effects of the Internet in the International Journal of Communication.

Latest Empirical Findings on Democratic Effects of the Internet

A copy of Groshek’s study is available here (PDF). Groshek published an earlier study in 2009 which I blogged about here. The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About 44.24K Views 0 Likes We're always trying to figure out the best tools for teachers, trends in the education technology industry, and generally doing our darnedest to bring you new and exciting ways to enhance the classroom. But I wanted t... 20 Free and Fun Ways To Curate Web Content. Online Video Lectures and Course Materials — Open Yale Courses. WorldWideScience. European Commission - Education & Training - Official documents on the Lifelong Learning Programme. Interactive media resources. Present knowledge in different and (if you do it right) compelling ways engage active participation by the entire class instead of broadcasting to it like a passive audience This Mindmeister mindmap lists collaboration and interaction tools.

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Storify Drag and drop elements from Twitter, Flickr, Youtube, blogs to create a story that you can Tweet, blog, embed. 50 Online Tools to Convert Documents and Media Files. 10 Useful Online Task Management Tools. There are many task management tools available right now which can helps users manage and share tasks, setup reminders, manage to-do lists and much more.