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Australian Curriculum. Flipboard. The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now. An encryption flaw called the Heartbleed bug is already being dubbed one of the biggest security threats the Internet has ever seen.
The bug has affected many popular websites and services — ones you might use every day, like Gmail and Facebook — and could have quietly exposed your sensitive account information (such as passwords and credit card numbers) over the past two years. But it hasn't always been clear which sites have been affected. Mashable reached out to some of the most popular social, email, banking and commerce sites on the web.
We've rounded up their responses below. Some Internet companies that were vulnerable to the bug have already updated their servers with a security patch to fix the issue. Creative Native recipe.
Trevor Galbraith. TGPD. Ask.fm: The Root of All Evil or a Sign We Need More Social Media Education? I have actively advocated for social media in the education system since August.
I have encouraged the use of Twitter and other social networking forums. I have exemplified the benefits of broadcasting student accomplishments on the Internet. I have tirelessly worked to “enlighten” those educators who still shy away from student responsibility online. Yet I haven’t addressed the social media networking sites that were probably better off left uncreated.
10 Social Media Tips for Reaching World Language Learners. Feeling outdated, not connected, or even totally lost in the digital age?
Well, let me assure you, droning on and on about grammatical structures is a surefire way to quickly lose student interest in the world language classroom. Instead, embrace something which truly interests the millennial student: social media. Utilizing it in the classroom will give your students practical, engaging ways to communicate in the language you teach. Blog / 10 Best Photo Tutorials of 2013. In spirit of listing best photos of last year, we also wanted to share with you the Best Photo Tutorials from our blog.
We have chosen the tutorials to this top ten list based on your views and comments. Please enjoy the recap of what we have learned in 2013 and stay tuned for many more tutorials shared this year on our blog. Copyright 4 Educators (AUS) UPDATE: this course is now full.
Another cycle will likely be run later in the year. To be notified of the next course offering, please fill out this google form. Who should take this course? Any educator in Australia who wants to learn about copyright, statutory licenses and open educational resources (OER). What will I learn? This course will equip Australian educators with the copyright knowledge to confidently use copyright material in the classroom. Plus.google. Corpus Christi College - Celebrating 30 Years. It's Here! The NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition. Login or Create New Account Member Spotlights RIT Launches Nation’s First Minor in Free and Open Source Software and Free Culture Submit Your Projects: NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition iTUNES U Ideas that Matter and More High Quality, Free EdTech Content Sparking innovation, learning and creativity.
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Leadership. Inside bbc.co.uk Photo: bbc.co.uk Also Textbooks replaced by iTunes U downloads bbc.co.uk How Teachers Are Learning edsurge.com A Feelings Walking Tour: Surveying Your School Culture and Climate edutopia.org How Teachers Are Learning edsurge.com Personalized learning is on the rise for learners in our schools.
How Can Educators Use Pinterest infographic. Teacher Infographics As we are introduced to the huge amount of information we do realize the important of content curation.
And for that with the increasing use of internet in education, we have good curation tools like Pinterest being used by teachers and educators all over the world. The How Can Educators Use Pinterest infographic shows 16 ways a teacher can use Pinterest for educational purposes. In Search of Leadership Excellence: Self-Reflec. Are Education Conferences Relevant? February 8, 2014 by tomwhitby I am very fortunate to be able to attend a number of Education Conferences each year.
Short version - Professional Learning Animation AITSL. 6 Immediate Strategies For Improving Teacher Morale. 6 Immediate Strategies For Improving Teacher Morale by Terry Heick Teacher morale isn’t a popular topic, and that makes sense on the surface.
Twitter Feed. Bigger Ideas 2014. 2014 ICT Ideas for Leading Teachers. Technology to enhance students learning - apps - eBooks - Video in the Classroom - 21st Century Pedagogy Inside iPad ebook of the 100 finest examples of 20th century filmmaking. School invests in drone technology to stop exam. 5 Reasons to Try iBooks Author. There are so many ways that iPads can be used in the classroom, and one of my favorite things about these tablets is the ability to use iBooks with students. Although there are tons of great options available in the iBookstore, there is a program for MacBooks that let users create their very own interactive books for iPads. This free program gives teachers the ability to create iBooks that can be shared with students by adding them to individual devices or published to the iBookstore to share with the world. 1.
Short Learning Curve In iBooks Author, even teachers just scratching the surface of this powerful tool can create an impressive product. The 6 Types of Creative Commons Licences Students Should know about.