European Journal of Open, Distance and E-Learning Rita Kop [Frederika.Kop@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca] Fiona Carroll [firstname.lastname@example.org] National Research Council of Canada, Institute for Information Technology, Learning and Collaborative Technologies Group, 100, rue des Aboiteaux, suite 1113, Moncton, New Brunswick, E1A 7R1, Canada, [ This paper explores cloud computing and how it might advance learning and teaching, particularly in terms of social creativity and collaborative learning. We present a study of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) – a semi-autonomous learning environment mainly distributed on the cloud – in which Open Educational Resources were produced, researched and shared by participants worldwide. The objective of this research was to explore the level of importance of creativity for learning and then to closely investigate how this creativity might be fostered in such a ‘vast’ educational setting and what factors might be of importance to enhance creativity in open networked learning. Introduction What is cloud computing?
Framapad mensuel Connected. This pad seems to be opened in more than one browser window on this computer. Reconnect to use this window instead. Your permissions have changed while viewing this page. Try to reconnect. MOOCS FACTORY MOOC Factory All you need to know about EPFL MOOCs What is a MOOC? The simplest answer is to watch online MOOCs from Udacity, Coursera or EdX. The common format is a course of 7 weeks. Rosetta Stone Education I Digital Learning Day Digital learning enables teachers to provide each student a personalized experience that addresses unique learning needs. And digital learning supports anytime, anywhere learning. We’ve pulled together some resources to help you get started. The Blended and Virtual Learning Frontier Special Report Discover the impact that technology—and specifically, blended and virtual learning—is having on education.
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Can we teach digital literacies? There is a disconnect between teaching and learning. Not everything that is taught in school is learnt. And not everything that is learnt in school is actually taught. Many of the things we know as adults may have been propagated in school, but it is only through experience that we actually consolidate that knowledge, usually in later life, post-schooling. A lot is also forgotten (and therefore arguably, never learnt) from our school years. FREE 3 Week Course Pharma MOOCGerard Creaner Have you ever thought about how medicines are made and how safe they are? What do Pharmaceutical Manufactures and NASA have in common?
The internet is happening to education “How did you go bankrupt?” “Two ways. Gradually, then suddenly.” McGraw-Hill Education CEO: Expect Learning to Become More Digital It’s back-to-school season once again. And for many students and parents across the country, that means stocking up on the latest school supplies. Of course, that now includes the latest and greatest gadgets and technology updates for devices used in the classroom. Courses Cybersecurity Launch your career in a high demand industry that projects 2 million new jobs annually by earning a Cybersecurity MicroMasters Credential from RIT. MicroMasters Program Schools and Partners: RITx Availability: Current
The Teacher's Guides To Technology And Learning Welcome to the official guide to technology and learning by Edudemic! This part of Edudemic is meant to offer you, the teacher, some of the best and most popular resources available today. We’ve combed through hundreds of resources in order to narrow down our guides into something easy to read, easy to use, and easy to share. Below are links to the guides we have made so far.