Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 08-06-12

by Kelly Walsh on August 10, 2012

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This week’s collection of Education Technology article and resource Tweets.

(Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers).


Understanding New Trends In Educational Technology [great Infographic] -
http://www.expertclick.com/NRWire/Releasedetails.aspx?id=41310

Free Webinars (upcoming & recorded) re: Connected Educator Month: http://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/8259/52381

Nation’s Top Educators Awarded at Microsoft Partners in Learning U.S. Forum:
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/Press/2012/aug12/08-02PiLWinnersPR.aspx

Students Tell It Like It Is in “Learn Now, Lecture Later” Panel Discussion at CT2012:
http://campustechnology.com/articles/2012/08/07/students-tell-it-like-it-is.aspx

5 Steps to Starting a Classroom Blog: http://scr.bi/OSiuhh

Infographic: The Gamification of Education -
http://www.technapex.com/2012/08/infographic-the-gamification-of-education/

Connected Educator Month: Game-Based Learning –
http://www.ed.gov/blog/2012/08/connected-educator-month-game-based-learning/

Elite colleges transform online higher education
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505245_162-57487178/elite-colleges-transform-online-higher-education/

For ‘Connected Educator Month,’ Tips From 33 Educators We Admire:
http://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/01/for-connected-educator-month-tips-from-33-educators-we-admire/

The Voice of the Active Learner (Video):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CZ5Vy9BgSeY

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
Mark Milliron’s Sobering, Honest, and Inspiring Keynote Address at CT2012
4 New Technology Tools for Measuring Learning Outcomes
The Gamification of Education and Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Learning Benefits

About 

Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer and a faculty member at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY and is the founder and author of EmergingEdTech.com. As an education technology advocate, he frequently delivers presentations on a variety of related topics at schools and conferences across the U.S. Walsh is also an author, and online educator, periodically running Flipped Class Workshops online. His latest eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book was published in September, 2013 and is available here. In his spare time Walsh also writes, records, and performs original (and cover) songs (look for "K. Walsh" on iTunes or Amazon.com or check out his original song videos on here on YouTube ).

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