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Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 10-29-12

by Kelly Walsh on November 2, 2012

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

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


From Innovation Clusters to Datapalooza: Accelerating Innovation in Educational Technology –
http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/innovation-clusters-datapalooza-accelerating-innovation-educational-technology

Technology Changing How Students Learn, Teachers Say:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/01/education/technology-is-changing-how-students-learn-teachers-say.html

UNL professors explore cutting-edge technology in education:
http://www.dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/article_e3984dde-23cd-11e2-a2a1-0019bb30f31a.html

How ‘collaborative learning’ is transforming higher education:
http://www.ecampusnews.com/curriculum/how-collaborative-learning-is-transforming-higher-education/

Course-Management Companies Challenge MOOC Providers:
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/course-management-companies-challenge-mooc-providers/40734

To empower students, let’s bring interactive learning tools into the classroom:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/10/30/interactive-learning/#y0AsU858obB3KRky.99

Technology offers a ‘super powerful’ tool for educators, kids:
http://www.parkrapidsenterprise.com/event/article/id/34666/

The Open Textbook Challenge [Infographic]:
http://www.onlinecolleges.net/2012/10/30/the-open-textbook-challenge/

All-You-Can-Eat-Education for $30 a Month [INFOGRAPHIC]:
http://www.onlineuniversities.com/blog/2012/10/all-you-can-eat-education-30-month/

Do Educational Video Games Actually Work? [INFOGRAPHIC]:
http://www.onlinecollegecourses.com/2012/10/23/do-educational-video-games-actually-work/

Online lessons aid teachers, students in classrooms (in-class use of Khan vids):
http://bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/south/2012/10/31/rebooting-math-class-one-video-time/QHECcbrMQue4mD4Er60kpO/story.html

OMG! A student’s BFF: Technology puts learning into their hands –
http://saratogian.com/articles/2012/10/27/news/doc508c80b3d001f478850523.txt

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
8 Great Education and Instructional Technology Infographics
My MOOC Journal: Coursera Operations Management Course – Weeks 2 through 4
8 Great Tips for Education and Instructional Technology Innovation

About 

Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer at The College of Westchester, in White Plains, NY, where he also teaches. In 2009, Walsh founded EmergingEdTech.com. As an education and instructional 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, regularly running Flipped Class Workshops online. His eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book is available here. Kelly also writes, records, and performs original music ... stop by kwalshmusic.com and have a listen!

[Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are my own, or those of other writers, and not those of my employer. - K. Walsh]

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