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The Flipped Classroom: a New Way to Look at Schools

“The flipped classroom is a hot topic among schools, colleges, politicians and education technology providers. Even mainstream media has picked up this educational concept,including 60 Minutes, the New York Times and the BBC. So how does it work and whatdoes … Continue reading

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Teaching Generation Text! Using Cell Phones to Enhance Learning: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Using Cell Phones for Learning

Teaching Generation Text! Using Cell Phones to Enhance Learning: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Using Cell Phones for Learning

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Connectivism in 5 minutes

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Very useful Infographics

If you are looking for infographics to illustrate a point about: what happens in a single day on the internet. Infographic: The innovations that led to the iPhone Infographic: Social media privacy Infographic: The power of mobile (and the stages … Continue reading

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My Blackberry isn,t working – video

Peter Simmonds and Rod Tyndall spoke at the Australian College of Educators, Education on the Square last Wednesday. A very stimulating discussion that ran out of time. But Peter showed a video that is worth sharing. ENJOY

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Microsoft’s “Productivity Future Vision”

Techrepublic’s  Jason Hiner writes “Think about how far smartphones have come over the past five years. In 2006, we were using bulky Palm Treos and BlackBerry devices that could barely make a phone call and pretty much just did email. Today, our smartphones … Continue reading

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Why can’t Australia follow Canada instead of New York?

Recently Em Prof Alan Reid spoke at the Australian College of Educators (SA branch) President’s dinner. He spoke of  the Federal Government’s infatuation with the seriously flawed New York education system. When I saw this from the OECD I thought … Continue reading

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Top 10 trends that will transform mobile between now and 2015

TechRepublic’s Jason Hiner looks at Gartner analyst Nick Jones laid out his top 10 mobile and wireless technologies to watch over the next four years“Gartner loves its trends and users love lists as a quick way to scan and absorb important information, … Continue reading

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Quick Talk – Android Market

Quick Talk – Android Market:““Quick Talk was designed with a simple mission – to change the world by giving a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves. Our goal is to make it as quick as possible for you … Continue reading

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Comparing evaluation techniques for text readability software for adults with intellectual disabilities

Comparing evaluation techniques for text readability software for adults with intellectual disabilities

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