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Search & Summarize Tags in Google Docs – Mavenlink Product Development – Medium. An new add-on for searching and summarizing tagged content across all of your Docs in Drive.

Search & Summarize Tags in Google Docs – Mavenlink Product Development – Medium

A need for more access As our cloud based project management tool Mavenlink grows we are talking to more and more customers, collecting more feedback and testing more designs. This makes organizing, grouping feedback and sharing feedback across our offices worldwide increasingly difficult. In an attempt to ease this pain we developed a Google Docs add-on to tag text for searching and grouping feedback across all documents when we need to. What does that mean? Getting Started Install the Google Doc add-on called Tag, Search & Summarize. Start Tagging To add tags to an excerpt in any Doc: Highlight your textRight click to make a commentIn the comment box add your tag in square brackets like “[your tag]” Authentic learning Resources and ideas about authentic learning and authentic e-learning.

Purdue Partners With Indy Company - Inside INdiana Business. Purdue University says a new partnership is designed to make higher education more mobile and social.

Purdue Partners With Indy Company - Inside INdiana Business

The deal calls on Indianapolis-based CourseNetworking LLC to incorporate social aspects in Purdue's mobile classroom apps. October 15, 2013 News Release West Lafayette, Ind. -- Making the higher education learning experience more mobile, social, and altogether part of the modern student's life is the goal of a new collaboration between Purdue University and CourseNetworking, which is also known as "CN.

" Studio by Purdue. The Center for Digital Education (CDE) is recognizing Purdue as a digital education innovator for its suite of mobile applications —Hotseat, Passport, Jetpack and more — designed to bolster engagement inside and outside the classroom using technology already integral to users’ lives.

Studio by Purdue

In basic economic theory, every action has a cost. So when continuing lecturer Kelly Blanchard decided to redesign her sophomore-level economics courses in the summer of 2012, she wanted to leverage teaching tools that could help increase the value of class time for the 1,400 leaners she teaches each semester. October 15, 2013 Making the higher education learning experience more mobile, social, and altogether part of the modern student's life is the goal of a new collaboration between Purdue University and CourseNetworking, which is also known as "CN. " September 19, 2013 July 1, 2013.

Home. ALTex - xAPI (TinCan) Convert a File. The missing link for learning from analytics. The Best Journaling App for iPhone, iPad, and Mac – The Sweet Setup. If you’re looking for a fantastic journaling app, or a great app for logging and recording various events and milestones of your life, then by far and away the best pick is Day One.

The Best Journaling App for iPhone, iPad, and Mac – The Sweet Setup

Day One has outstanding apps for the Mac, iPhone, and iPad that all sync. It has a clever and rich feature set that lets you integrate photos, current location, weather data, and more into your journal entries. And it’s built by a small team of people that are continually updating the suite of apps with well-implemented details. Free Productivity Guide: Download our simple guide to productivity to help you improve your workflows and be more focused with your time and attention. Get it here. Advantages and the importance of journaling As a writer, I believe journaling on a regular basis is critical. Over the years, most of the major, monumental milestones of my life were documented in a Moleskine. But don’t take my word for it. Day One Review Journals need not be only text. Must a classroom be high-tech to make personalized learning work? 'Little data' movement could have big outcomes for completion. Dive Brief: The Hechinger Report profiles the Dysart Innovation Academy in Surprise, AZ, where students use a form of competency-based learning to advance through curriculum, and to gain insight into their strengths and weaknesses as learners.Teachers monitor the progress of students who learn and complete work at individual paces, while being given information about which materials engage them most, what times of day they are most productive and other details.

'Little data' movement could have big outcomes for completion

The district is one of the largest and highest performing in the state, and has used the data to dramatically improve outcomes. Dive Insight: Competency-based learning, provides students with insight into how they can develop strategies around learning and self-improvement, in order to more efficiently perform in the academic environment. PEARSONalized Learning -e-Literate. I have been pretty relentless in mocking Knewton CEO Jose Ferriera for his “robot tutor in the sky” description of the company’s adaptive learning product.

PEARSONalized Learning -e-Literate

And I pledge to continue this proud tradition. It’s the gift that keeps on giving. But the truth is that most of the vendors in this space, both startups and traditional textbook vendors, are not doing a whole lot better than Knewton. The reason the “robot tutors” quote remains so useful is that it is a beautifully compact and self-explanatory illustration of the same symptom that shows up throughout the industry.

Vendors struggle find ways to pitch their products that educators won’t find both offensive and ridiculous. For the most part, it’s not that these companies are conspiring against educators (although we do get periodic outbreaks of “disrupting education” talk driven by Silicon Valley bros who are want to make a virtue out of the fact that they don’t know how to sell to schools). Why We Don't Need a 'Netflix for Education'