Innovative Teachers Wanted. Final Project-Tom: Technology Integration in the Humanities. TPACK Project Plan Project Title: Film Research Project--Grade 11 I am posting the student assignment page, as I have worked it up so far.
I have yet to begin to assemble all of the tech resources (except for ones noted), as I have spent the week actually researching and writing a paper myself, so that I can experience some of the problems the students might face (and also figure how long this project might take). I have also had to compile a list of films that have a wide assortment of critical review. Some of these films I have had to view again. English 11 Research Project "You slide down in your seat and make yourself comfortable. You will be required to write a 750-1000 word research paper, analyzing and evaluating a film from the list provided (or one that you choose, but is approved by me). Home. Home. Home. America's Promise. Digital Learning Day / Homepage. ReviewoftheOERMovement. Reading Tools.
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We do this by providing services and support for many like-minded software project communities of individuals who choose to join the ASF. Established in 1999, the ASF is a US 501(c)(3) charitable organization, funded by individual donations and corporate sponsors. Our all-volunteer board oversees more than 350 leading Open Source projects, including Apache HTTP Server -- the world's most popular Web server software.
The ASF provides an established framework for intellectual property and financial contributions that simultaneously limits potential legal exposure for our project committers. Formerly known as the Apache Group, the ASF was incorporated in 1999 as a membership-based, not-for-profit corporation in order to ensure that the Apache projects continue to exist beyond the participation of individual volunteers. The Board has appointed the following corporate officers of the ASF: Astropedia Wikimap - Teach Astronomy. Astropedia Intended for all audiences, this textbook is an introduction to the nature of the universe.
Use it to research or review our solar system, stars, galaxies, and the history of the universe. Each chapter has a set of corresponding homework questions. Open Source Initiative. White Paper: Open Educational Resources. Open source courseware. Open source courseware. Terms of Service. The following is a legal agreement between you ("You") and the owners and operators ("We") of pixabay.com ("Website" or "Pixabay").
These terms of service ("TOS") govern your access to and use of the Website and its content. "Content" shall refer collectively to images and videos available under Creative Commons CC0 from the Pixabay website. "Image(s)" means photographs, vectors, drawings and the like. Finding OERs. Search engines A number of search engines exist to search Open Educational Resources.
Open educational resources (OERs) There is no one, standard definition of open educational resources.
However, the following broad definition of OERs from OER Commons seems to be generally accepted by the community: 'Open educational resources are teaching and learning materials that are freely available online for everyone to use, whether you are an instructor, student or self-learner. Examples of OER include: full courses, course modules, syllabi, lectures, homework assignments, quizzes, lab and classroom activities, pedagogical materials, games, simulations, and many more resources contained in digital media collections from around the world.' What is OER? - Creative Commons. What are Open Educational Resources (OER)?
Open educational resources (OER) are free and openly licensed educational materials that can be used for teaching, learning, research, and other purposes. Open Education "...is the simple and powerful idea that the world’s knowledge is a public good and that technology in general and the Web in particular provide an extraordinary opportunity for everyone to share, use, and reuse knowledge. " —The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation OER Definitions The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. Electronic journal on e-learning. Researchers in Southeast Asia Are Bombarded with Conference Spam March 17, 2016 Conferences, journals, spam.
A continuing explosion in the number of low-quality and predatory scholarly conferences in Southeast Asia is confusing and annoying researchers in the region. One example is the so-called International Academy of Computer Technology (IACT) — which is not really an academy at all — whose headquarters address shows up as a dwelling in a U.S. state. Read the rest of this entry » Crippled by Choice: Plethora of Open Educational Resources Inundate Educators. (Tribune News Service) — With millions of pieces of open education resources flooding the Internet, educators face a "needle in the haystack" problem of epic proportions.
Sure, they can find hundreds, if not thousands, of free pieces of content to accomplish their mission with students, but how to find the right one, aligned to the right standard, for the right student, at the right time? That challenge lies at the heart of personalized learning, whether conveyed through teachers, technology, or some combination of the two. The Houston schools confronted that issue in the rollout of PowerUp, the district's 1-to-1 digital learning initiative for its 215,000 students. Planning to move away from traditional textbooks, the district needed to start "curating, creating, and—where we couldn't create or curate—procuring" content, said Annie Wolfe, the officer of secondary curriculum and development.
After Knovation tags the content, educators in Houston verify its accuracy, Dorsey explained. The Role of Open Access and Open Educational Resources: A Distance Learning Perspective, Electronic Journal of e-Learning, 2015. The paper explores the role of Open Access (in licensing, publishing and sharing research data) and Open Educational Resources within Distance Education, with a focus on the context of the University of London International Programmes.
We report on a case study where data were gathered from librarians and programme directors relating to existing practice around Open Access; the major constraints in using Open Educational Resources and the main resource implications, when adopting Open Educational Resources, were also investigated. Our aim was to (a) raise awareness and understanding of what is possible to achieve in higher education by embracing the Open Access movement (b) identify next steps and actions that could be taken to improve institutional use of Open Access materials, including Open Educational Resources, (c) examine the implications of such actions for Open Distance Learning and generally the higher education sector. Academic Conferences Limited. Developoing a Review Rubric for Learning Resources in Digital Lib. PechaKucha 20x20. Be less busy. Purchase — Breakout EDU. Ignite. Enlighten us, but make it quick. DiRT Directory. Top tips for selecting open source software.
By Randy Metcalfe on 1 February 2004 , last updated Introduction Performance and reliability are very important criteria for selecting software. In most procurement exercises however, price is also a determining factor when comparing quotes from multiple vendors. Price comparisons do have a role, but usually not in terms of a simple comparison of purchase prices. Rather, price issues tend to arise when comparing total cost of ownership (TCO), which includes both the purchase price and ongoing costs for support (and licence renewal) over the real life span of the product. Some frameworks have been developed to help those in IT procurement assess open source software. Recitethis.com. Reese Grant. This is a synthesis grant. In it, we use meta-analysis to synthesize quantitative research on scaffolding and scaffolding-related interventions in STEM fields, including but not necessarily limited to biology, chemistry, physics, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
This project builds off of our pilot work, which has recently been published: 2. Belland, B. R., Walker, A. For Education: Save time and stay connected. Collaborative Research: Educational Data Mining Approaches for Digital Libraries. OER Resources for Educators. Videos Digital Media at CMS (CA)- Students describe the highlights of their Digital Media course.Elephant Toothpaste Lab (CA)- Students and their teacher showcase an experiment in their chemistry class.Marshmallow Roasting (science) (CA)- Students explain the scientific principles behind roasting a marshmallow.Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Coronado Middle School (CA)- Teachers explain the shift to the NGSS and the implications for their students.SIATech student experiences (SIATech)- Students describe the unique SIATech school model and their experiences.STEAM Bridges (CA)- A school uses a STEAM focus for a bridge-building project.Volcano Project (CA)- A student testimonial about the volcano project in their school.
*Key of case studies Support for the site was provided by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Online Education: Explore 2016's Best Colleges & Resources. Organize your resources in an online digital binder - LiveBinders. Finding OERs. Four must-read blended learning models. Blended learning programs offer much customization Blended learning–a combination of face-to-face and online learning–is piloted in schools and districts across the nation. Advocates note that students are able to learn at a more individualized pace, and they also can access courses that might not be offered at their own brick-and-mortar school. In his book Disrupting Class, author Clayton Christensen notes that by 2019, half of all high school courses will be delivered online.
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