Creating Communication | 21st Century Presentation and Communication Tips Institutional_MOOC_strategies_in_Europe.pdf Designing Rubrics to Fit Assignments Highlights Earth Day Kids love hearing about the Earth and ways we can be better to our environment! We've gathered some great resources to help you celebrate Earth Day (April 22) with your class. Some of our most popular activities include this Pollution Matching Worksheet, Recycling Videos and Activities, and Renewable and Non-renewable Energy Worksheet, Recycled Art Lesson Plan, and a Trash & Climate Change Activities Packet! Videos Interested in using different types of media in your classroom? April Calendar of Events April is full of events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Coding & Computer Science Introduce your students to basic coding and computer science!
The Secret of Secrets - Tunnels in Bucegi mountains displaying our true history discovered in 2003 The Secret of Secrets – Tunnels in Bucegi mountains displaying our true history discovered in 2003 In the summer of 2003, in an unexplored area of the Bucegi mountains, an epochal discovery was found that would completely change the destiny of mankind. Since the declassification of the new ground-penetrating radar 2 years ago, the most staggering data has emerged of complex and labyrinthine underground systems in various parts of the world. At places like Guatemala in the South Americas, tunnels have been mapped under the Mayan pyramid complex at Tikal, which extend a full 800 kilometres to the opposite side of the country. It was using this very technology that the most remarkable discovery was made. The discovery in RomaniaColossal diplomatic pressures came from the United States of America and the Vatican on the Romanian Government to not disclose to the whole world this discovery and so it led to a temporary agreement between the Vatican, USA and Romania.
Plus App Ideas don’t stop when the meeting ends The Post-it® Plus App takes the momentum from your collaboration sessions and keeps it rolling. Simply capture your notes, organize and then share with everyone. It’s that easy. How does it work? The Post-it® Plus App makes it easy to keep your team moving forward following any collaboration session: Capture your notes Use the app to capture the Post-it® Notes from your work session. Organize your thoughts Arrange, refine and organize the notes on your board — any way you see fit. Share with everyone Share your organized board with your team. Post-it® Plus App Features Discover the benefits that help make the Post-it® Plus App the centerpiece of your workflow: Capture multiple notes Capture up to 50 square Post-it® Notes at a time. Combine groups Collect and combine ideas from across multiple captures. Create digital notes Create entirely new notes to add to your existing boards. Organize your way Group your ideas by thought or simply organize on a grid. Excited?
The Rapid eLearning Blog - Practical, real-world tips for e-learning success. Creating great interactive learning experiences requires a few core building blocks: relevant content, pull versus push, and real-world decisions. With those building blocks you're able to structure effective learning scenarios that are meaningful to the learner and helps meet the objectives of the course. One of those building blocks in creating relevant content or content that is placed in a meaningful context. Essentially, you want to recreate the types of scenarios that are similar to the ones the learner has in real life. This allows them to see the content in ... Read the full article After last week's post on the different drag & drop interaction examples, I had quite a few emails asking for tips on how to create drag and drop interactions for elearning. Sliders are used as a means to make adjustments/selections or as a simple way to navigate content. It helps to look at what others are doing to get ideas and inspiration for your own work. Create ...
7 Kompetenzen, die wir brauchen werden, um in einer Welt der ständigen Veränderung klarzukommen [Kolumne] Sturheit und Veränderungsresistenz? Keine guten Kompetenzen Seit fünf Jahrzehnten verändert Moore’s Law unsere Welt in einem atemberaubenden Tempo. Die stetige Vervielfachung der IT-Rechenleistung bei gleichzeitiger Effizienzsteigerung und Verkleinerung der Komponenten führt zu einem sich unaufhörlich beschleunigenden Wandel dessen, was technisch machbar ist. Das nächste große Ding ist schon übermorgen wieder überholt. Die Auswirkungen auf Wirtschaft, Politik und das soziale Miteinander sind weitreichend – und selbst auf kurze Sicht immer schwerer zu prognostizieren. „Für Sturheit und Veränderungs-Resistenz wird es auf Dauer keine Belohnungen geben Für Menschen bedeutet das eine permanente Unsicherheit darüber, was in zehn, fünf oder selbst nur in zwei Jahren geschieht. Man muss die ständige Erwartung von Veränderung und den daraus resultierenden Druck, sich permanent auf neue Rahmenbedingungen einzustellen, nicht mögen. 1. Der wohl offensichtlichste Punkte auf dieser Liste. 2. 3. 4. 5.
How Should We Measure Student Learning? 5 Keys to Comprehensive Assessment Linda: The United States is at a moment where it could really transform its assessment systems. Most of our testing is multiple choice tests, pick one answer out of five, which is something you will never do in applying knowledge in the real world. Our assessments need to evolve to reflect the skills and knowledge that we actually value and that we need schools to teach and our children to learn. Human beings are naturally learners. Chinasa: I kind of like, I want like a goal in my head about what to do with information that I get. Erin: I look at the beginning of the year and I say, what are the big ideas that I want students to know in the whole year and what are the major skills I want them to be able to do? Linda: Assessment should occur early and often and throughout the process. Lisa: I do a lot of formative assessments, so formative assessments meaning, it's not summative, it's not a test at the end of the week or the end of a unit. Teacher: How do you know that? Students: Tips.
danooct1 The long awaited video of CIH trashing a standalone PC's BIOS and rendering the computer unable to boot. This video comes fourteen years to the day after CIH first unleashed its devastating payload upon the world. When CIH infects files, it checks to see whether there are enough gaps to completely store its code, rather than simply writing its code to the end of the file and increasing file size. On April 26th (in the original variant), CIH activates, overwriting part of the BIOS (Basic Input Output System) and overwriting the first megabyte of all hard disks in an endless loop, causing the computer to crash. I realize RogueAmp does have a video of CIH doing this same thing, but now there is a video of it activating in HD and with narration, which I feel is invaluable to the whole experience. Shoutout to my friend Wes (somefellow12345) who left one of the most amusing YouTube comments I've ever read on my old CIH video (which was done using a virtual machine).
Podcasts BJ Fogg's Behavior Model ANKOM - Publikationen der wissenschaftlichen Begleitung Die wissenschaftliche Begleitung fühlt sich dem Ziel verpflichtet, die Ergebnisse aus öffentlich geförderten Forschungs- und Entwicklungsprojekten frei zugänglich zu machen. Hier finden Sie die Publikationen der wissenschaftlichen Begleitung der BMBF-Initiative „ANKOM - Übergänge von der beruflichen in die hochschulische Bildung“ (seit 2012). Die Publikationen der Projekte sind unter dem Menüpunkt Ergebnisse der Projekte dokumentiert. Die ANKOM-Projekte haben einen großen Fundus an Wissen produziert. Die Publikationen der Jahre 2005-2011 sind im Rahmen der BMBF-Initiative „ANKOM-Anrechnung beruflicher Kompetenzen auf Hochschulstudiengänge“ entstanden. Buchpublikationen Aufsätze Buchpublikationen Übergänge gestalten – Durchlässigkeit zwischen beruflicher und hochschulischer Bildung erhöhen. Die Durchlässigkeit zwischen beruflicher und hochschulischer Bildung zählt zu den großen Themen der gegenwärtigen Bildungspolitik und fordert beide Bildungsbereiche gleichermaßen heraus. Aufsätze
3 Classroom Tools to Measure Student Learning Formative assessment is vital to teachers in any classroom environment. Teachers have been formatively assessing students for years, because we must know what our students know in order to help them understand what they do not know. Do you know what I mean?! Fortunately, many classrooms are charging into the 21st century with technology initiatives. Whether your technology program has created a 1:1 environment, a BYOD system, or you have access to only a few devices in your classroom, these three tech tools will help you engage your students while simultaneously gauging their understanding of concepts. Kahoot! Kahoot! When ready to begin the game, the teacher simply posts the game pin on the whiteboard. We've used Kahoot! Formative As its name implies, Formative, is another wonderful formative assessment tool. Teachers can assign these assessments by sending students a link or creating classrooms through a process nearly identical to that of a learning management system. Padlet