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App Review: Voice Record Pro

Voice Record ProThe average person probably remembers more of what they see than what they hear. For example, you’re likely to readily remember a person’s face more easily than you would his name. However, according to molecular biologist John Medina, the key to more remembering what we see and hear is enhanced when repetition is involved.

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kimenglish 2015-01-29 14:44:05

Bell Let’s Talk Day seems an appropriate day to talk about why youth and adolescent mental health has become a passion of mine.  During my career as a Registered Nurse, I had exposure to and compassion for those living with mental health challenges,  but it was never the setting in which I chose to work.…

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Have MOOCs Helped or Hurt?

InsideHigherEdThis article was originally written by Academic Partnerships Chairman and CEO, Randy Best, for Inside Higher Ed. Click here for the original post.

As the hype around MOOCs has subsided, a frequently asked question in university circles today is: Who have massive open online courses helped or hurt?

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Blogging Bootcamp #GlowBlogs


Now we have moved Glow Blogs into the 21st century we are going have some fun.

The idea of the bootcamp is a place were folk can get help in starting or improving their class blogs.

The bootcamp will take you through creating a blog, adding features and a range of blogging activities.

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The lid is popped off: Behind the scenes of the open section of #msloc430

The idea of designing an open section of #msloc430 began with a blog post a few months ago during working-out-loud week. The official launch of activities began on Sunday, Jan. 25 with the Week 1: Exploring technology, networks and community in the service of learning blog post at the site that serves as the organizing […]
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Making a Curation

Some great reading on the train this morning. I’ve tended to swallow whole the idea of making being one of the best ways of learning. As usually with things that you hold dearly but perhaps without a lot of analysis it is nice to read some different opinions.…

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Vocabulary Building in the 21st Century

This is just a basic list of vocabulary strategies and sites that you can use with students to help with developing vocabulary.  I pulled all these sites together after an AWESOME Twitter chat at #GAED last Thursday night.  If you have the time, please join us at 8pm EST each Thursday.…
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Quality Matters Monday: Standard 1.1

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

General Standard 1 – Course Overview and Introduction: The overall design of the course is made clear to the learner at the beginning of the course.

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