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Ben Moskowitz » Now’s the time for collaborative video on Wikipedia. Waffling Wilson sur Twitter : "Safe journey home everyone at #altc really enjoyed being part of the conference virtually."... Global collaboration. ICT provides a range of opportunities to connect Australian student with peers in Asia.

Global collaboration

Through use of synchronous and asynchronous technologies students have the opportunity to connect and collaborate on a range of topics that takes learning beyond the four walls of the classroom. The Global Collaboration Across the Curriculum toolkit supports teachers to design, implement and manage collaborations that provide Australian students with the opportunity to connect with peers in Asia. Watch this: Google Docs can automatically generate QR Codes. Did you know that Google Docs has support for QR codes built-in?

Watch this: Google Docs can automatically generate QR Codes

That’s right, if you know the right function, the Spreadsheets app can generate QR codes with whatever inputs you like. Intercultural exchange. VMCOLAB. Telecollaboration in historical spaces - Tâches de sens... Ten cool Chrome tricks you can use right now. Google Chrome is the most popular web browser in the world.

Ten cool Chrome tricks you can use right now

Learn some tricks for using it more efficiently and also have some fun along the way. According to StatCounter, Google Chrome currently holds the crown when it comes to web browser market share, standing at 35%, compared to about 32% for Internet Explorer, 22% for Firefox and about 7% for Safari. I have seen Google's Chrome web browser make significant inroads in the enterprise over the past couple of years; what started out as a consumer novelty (in the eyes of this sysadmin) has become an institutional product. New from ICTP: an app that compiles images and audio into video-like recording. 19 handy Google tricks that you weren’t aware of. Advantages Of VOIP. "By luck, I stumbled upon your site, and of course I wanted to try it out.

Advantages Of VOIP

I went on to deposit $500 on OneTwoTrade, then opened 5 positions and won 4. Took out the $500 and still have the profit of $288 to trade with. This is a great system you got there Sir, I definitely owe you one. " Shelly Green - New York. BYOD Case Study: Sheffield High School. Sheffield High School is a private girls’ all-through school, ie ages 4-18, in the urban setting of Sheffield, England. It has around 1000 pupils. Girl with phoneThe school makes for an interesting case study in that it has not yet actually implemented a BYOD programme. How I used a Cyrillic charset to solve the Gerbildoc mojibake problem. A number of discussions are going on at the moment about the importance of preserving representation information for electronic files.

How I used a Cyrillic charset to solve the Gerbildoc mojibake problem

Given the many possible ways even ordinary text can be encoded, it can never be taken for granted that digital files will be readable in the future. 9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class. 1- Uniflip UniFlip converts your magazine, brochure or catalog from its original PDF format into an exciting, professional multi-media digital format with pages that flip.

9 Tools to Create E-magazines and Newspapers for Your Class

Audience Response Systems. DOWNLOAD Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine. Want to put together your own digital magazine, but not sure where to start?

DOWNLOAD Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine

Time to read “Design and Publish Your Own Free Digital Magazine”, the latest manual from MakeUseOf. This digital magazine publishing guide outlines everything you need to put together your own gorgeous online publication, from logos to layout to online publication at Issuu. By Daniel Malpica, the Editor-in-chief and Designer of [Radiador] Magazine, this manual explains everything you need to know in order to put together a digital magazine of your own.

From designing a logo in Illustrator to editing pictures in Photoshop to laying out your articles in InDesign, this guide teaches you everything you need to know if you want to put together and distribute your own digital magazine. Blackboard Collaborate’s Live Virtual Classrooms in New Era of Learning. Participants can join live sessions from anywhere: Blackboard, a recognized leader in enterprise technology products for education and training use, is now making its mark in delivering live collaboration for the virtual classroom with Blackboard Collaborate.

Blackboard Collaborate’s Live Virtual Classrooms in New Era of Learning

Since acquiring the Elluminate and Wimba web conferencing products a couple years back, the company developed the newer product offering Blackboard Collaborate to integrate web, video, and voice conferencing as well as IM features that facilitate live learning anywhere with one product. To understand the need for virtual classrooms as a platform, the education sector in particular has several broader objectives to contend with.

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MFL - Let your alter ego out - news

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Twitter – A Teaching and Learning Tool. I think I have found the perfect place to reflect on the way a network, and specifically how Twitter, can impact on what goes on in the classroom.

Twitter – A Teaching and Learning Tool

No mains gas, no telephones, no mobile signal, no internet connection, no possible way to interact with my personal learning network (PLN). Tucked away in the Cornish countryside the location of the cottage we are staying in provokes vocabulary such as: isolated, severed, detached and remote. But similar rhetoric could also be applied to the lack of connection I have with my network. I am removed from the network I want to reflect upon and away from the classroom that it can impact. This perspective is welcome as it offers me clarity of thought, as I write, that I have not had for a long time. Twitter: a communication tool.

Schools Awarded the European Quality Label, October 2011. Skype Calls for e-Twinning in L2. I have been using Skype to make cheap calls to friends and family abroad for ages now. While making these free international calls, I’d often wondered whether it would work well in the language classroom for e-twinning. Well yesterday I got the chance to find out. Thanks to the wonderful Enza Antenos-Conforti of Montclair University, New Jersey, I did some Twitter twinning between my 5th year social sciences class and her Italian language and Italian Studies university students this year. Using the micro-blogging service, Twitter, the initial e-twinning went really well. Our discussions ranged over subjects as diverse as; the right to die, favourite dances and music, politics and Berlusconi, sexism, the media and all sorts of other rich and interesting topics.