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Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 12-03-12

by Kelly Walsh on December 7, 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).


Best practices in higher-education technology use:
http://www.ecampusnews.com/curriculum/best-practices-in-higher-education-technology-use-novemberdecember-2012/

Flipping the Curriculum: Introductory Courses Should Be Just as Good as the Capstone Experience:
http://chronicle.com/blogs/next/2012/12/02/flipping-the-curriculum-introductory-courses-should-be-just-as-good-as-the-capstone-experience/

The Future of Higher Education (Clicks Replacing Bricks?) #Infographic:
http://www.thebestcolleges.org/the-future-of-higher-education/

Episode 101: Giving Everyone at College a ‘Domain of One’s Own’ (Tech Therapy podcast):
http://chronicle.com/blogs/techtherapy/2012/12/05/episode-101-giving-everyone-at-college-a-domain-of-ones-own/

Mobile Lives of College Students – How they Use Smartphones [#Infographic]:
http://www.onlinedegrees.org/mobile-lives-of-online-colleges

Teachscape Wins Two Education Technology Awards:
http://www.sacbee.com/2012/12/04/5029556/teachscape-wins-two-education.html

MOOCs selling employers info about students who might be a good fit for open jobs:
http://chronicle.com/article/Providers-of-Free-MOOCs-Now/136117/

Check out some of the free webinars from eSchoolNews that you may have missed:
http://www.eschoolnews.com/category/archived-webinars/

What can the Internet do for my classroom?
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/concept2class/classroominternet/index_sub2.html

30 Surprising (And Controversial) Research Findings About How Students Learn:
http://newsroom.opencolleges.edu.au/features/30-surprising-research-findings-about-how-students-learn/#ixzz2Dzics5Xl

 

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out)
Embracing the Cell Phone in the Classroom With Text Messaging Assignments
MOOCs: Massive Open Online Courses (Post Category)
7 Key Findings for Successful Education Technology Integrations


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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