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The Fight Against Forgetting Part 2: See and Hear (Back2Basics – Faculty Friday!)

What the eyes see and the ears hear, the mind believes.” – Harry Houdini


If believing equals understanding then Houdini has it right. As teachers we strive to have our students learn, understand and remember for more than just a test or the semester but for life.

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How Romance Scammers Port Video Files Over Skype

I’ve had many victims of ‪#‎romancescams‬ (where scammers used my photos) ask me how it was possible that they saw “me” over Skype. From these conversations, I’ve discovered that the scammers used a technique to port video over Skype to further fake someone’s identity.…

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Quality Matters Monday: Standard 4.5

It’s Quality Matters Monday! Each Monday, we highlight a Quality Matters standard and review its importance in an online course and how we evaluate this standard.

Today, we are reviewing Quality Matters Standards 4.5.

General Standard 4 addresses the inclusion of instructional materials that enable learners to achieve the stated learning objectives or competencies.

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Translating Glow Blogs

Last night I saw this tweet:

The mention Karl was mentioning came from the Suffusion theme which has just been retired from Glow Blogs.…

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Loch Oss & Ben Oss

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I am testing the WP-OSM-Plugin I was hoping that the map would show the photos on markers as well as the GPX track I’ve uploaded. There is an example: EXIF-Test-page | WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin

The shortcode I am using looks ok to me and the photos are geotagged.

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Hands On Maths – painting too!

As you might be able to tell I have a new fascination with all things Montessori and rather than reading what other people say about it, I've gone to the original books by Maria Montessori herself (English versions translated from the Italian).…
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Student-created animal documentary

 "I don't really like writing," said one of my particularly uninhibited students towards the end of last year, "no one ever sees it... it doesn't seem very important." At the ripe old age of 6 this student constantly surprises me and today she really hit the nail of the head.…
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Podcasting podcast on GlowCast

 

 

I’ve just posted this podcast episode over at GlowCast. GlowCast is a podcast for myself and colleagues in Glow. A short 3-4 minutes listen. The transcript is on the original post.…

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