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MIT. Clarin-La secreta universidad abierta en Internet. En estos últimos meses —con las revelaciones del topo estadounidense Edward Snowden— hemos visto claramente cómo Internet, originalmente lleno de tanta promesa para igualar el acceso a información en el mundo, se ha convertido, también, en una oscura herramienta de espionaje y vigilancia digna de la peor Gestapo.

Clarin-La secreta universidad abierta en Internet

Ni hay que mencionar, además, que esta fantástica máquina —o red de máquinas— de información (¡de comunicación! ¡de archivo!) Se ha atorado con material efímero, vulgar y banal. Take college and university courses online completely free. In recent years massive open online courses (MOOCs) have become a trend in online education.

Take college and university courses online completely free

The term was coined in 2008 by David Cormier, manager of web communications and innovations at the University of Prince Edward Island. The first MOOC was created the previous year, at Utah State University. Today, there are hundreds of thousands of courses available online at no cost. You can study anything from business to zoology in your own home at no cost.

MOOCs are designed like college courses but are available to anyone anywhere in the world, at no cost. Coursera is perhaps the most well-known of the online education facilitators. EdX is another non-profit course site created by founding partners Harvard and MIT and based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. MIT has their own open courseware, where most of the materials used in the teaching of almost all of MIT's subjects are available on the Web, free of charge. European institutions are also getting in on the act.

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Formación. Minicursos de 3' CommonCraft.com. Educreations - Teach what you know. Learn what you don't. Acamica. Sugata Mitra: Construyendo una Escuela en la Nube. MOOC. Major Players in the MOOC Universe. La madurez del modelo MOOC. (TimesEducation) Common Core Implementation Kit. Common Core Implementation Kit enables the creation of a Common Core State Standards aligned lesson plan with a few easy clicks.

Common Core Implementation Kit

Common Core operates from within Word 2013 and provides daily learning targets for Common Core State Standards, along with instructional notes, student friendly “I Can” statements, vocabulary lists, differentiation ideas, activity ideas, assessment ideas, common student misconceptions, and links to open educational resources aligned to the standards. Save time planning lessons and locating resources for your students The Common Core Implementation Kit is a free tool that makes it easy for teachers to create Language Arts and Math lesson plans aligned to the Common Core State Standards all from within Microsoft Word 2013.

Más de 50 de las mejores herramientas online para profesores. No es una exageración afirmar que hay ciento de aplicaciones educativas por ahí­ por la red, para todos los gustos y de todos los colores, por lo que es difí­cil tratar de recogerlas todas en un listado.

Más de 50 de las mejores herramientas online para profesores

Sin embargo, algunas destacan más que otras por su innovación y por su capacidad para conseguir adeptos, y esas son las que protagonizan la presente recopilación. Son 50 interesantes herramientas online basadas en las recopilaciones de EduArea, las muchas ya tratadas en Wwwhat’s new y las destacadas por la experiencia. 1. E-learning. Education Technology. Courses. Open Colleges. Talks in Spanish. TEDx. Intro to Online Course Design. "Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.

Intro to Online Course Design

Design is how it works. " — Steve Jobs As an online instructor, you may find yourself involved in numerous roles related to online course design. Whether you are responsible for the conversion or adaptation of a traditional course for online delivery, assigned to teach courses that were previously designed and developed by others, or relied on for content expertise as a member of a design and development team, your understanding of the online course design process is crucial to the development of an effective learning environment for future students.

Online course design requires a wide range of skills and tools. It is important to manage both the design, with a focus on learning objectives, and the technical aspects. Instructional Design & Technology Instructional Design and Technology is an area of study and practice that is constantly evolving. Models, Theories, and Frameworks. Teaching Kids with iPads – Part 1 of 5. #edtech #edchat How to you teach these kids?

Teaching Kids with iPads – Part 1 of 5

A few months ago I took a survey of my elementary kids to see what kind of mobile technology they had at home and it turned out that 53% of my students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades had iPads and 82% had iPods! With over half of my students having iPads, there is no doubt that soon they will be bringing these devices to school — so it go me thinking… How do I teach students with iPads?

So I called my friends over at Atomic Learning to brainstorm some ideas and we both agreed that this was a question worth answering. Planning iPad Projects: The first thing I did to get ready for my iPad Boot Camp was to start designing iPad projects, projects that were designed with a focus on Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy and the principles of UbD.

Day One of iPad Boot Camp: So after two months of project planning, I started the iPad Boot Camp this past Monday with 10 students in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades to see how to teach students with iPads. Lesson plans for teachers. Saylor.org – Free Online Courses Built by Professors. Codecademy. Diez plataformas de e-learning gratuitas. Una universidad en el P2P. P2PU - Programa de Educación / Escribiendo artículos de Wikipedia. Bienvenidos a la clase!

P2PU - Programa de Educación / Escribiendo artículos de Wikipedia

Escribir artículos de Wikipedia: Fundamentos y mucho más es un curso gratuito de seis semanas que se ofrece a través de Peer to Peer University's. Para registrarse por favor visite el sitio P2PU . Una vez que estés registrado, vuelve a esta página - es nuestra página central para el curso.