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Online Learning Effective

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 26th September 2014

Online Learning is Just as Effective as Traditional Education, According to a New MIT Study http://bostinno.streetwise.co/2014/09/24/mit-study-how-do-online-courses-compare-to-traditional-learning/ MIT recently released its final report on what the school’s future will look like, education-wise. As with any disruptive technology, MOOCs have been viewed with enthusiasm in many quarters and skepticism in some. However, the underlying facts are inarguable: [...]

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25 Smart #SocialMedia Tips For #EdLeaders

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 23rd October 2013

http://gettingsmart.com/2013/10/25-smart-socialmedia-tips-edleaders/   5 Learning Strategies Track relevant hashtags on twitter (I use Hootsuite) Use a reader to scan key blogs (I switched from iGoogle to Ustart & Feedly) Like causes/companies and track on Facebook Learn about your audience and growth¬† (we use Sprout Social and Google Analytics) Open a doc for good question you receive; [...]

Posted in Blog, collaboration and creativity, Digital literacy, e-learning, hybrid learning, information literacy, instructional technology, media literacy, mobile apps, mobile devices, mobile learning, open learning, social media, technology literacy | No Comments »