To facilitate communication amongst Jewish teachers and teacher educators on how to enhance Jewish education through blended learning see these websites:…
Added by Richard D. Solomon, Ph.D. on May 1, 2010 at 10:00pm —
One experiences a lot of things in life but in a nutshell we can all categorize our memories in school life, college life and the various jobs. Whatever be the case some of the most cherished memories of anyone’s life remain the college days. The times that form a naïve student into a personality, the times that forces one to react, decide and choose for… Continue
Added by Saumil Shrivastava on March 5, 2010 at 2:30am —
Part1 of A Review of Technology and Education
This article is part I of my multi-part investigation into the extent that technology is becoming a part of the educational process. As I am building a website
which is designed for students to collaborate and manage their group projects online, I thought it important to investigate the extent that people are turning to the web for learning.
I’ve never taken an… Continue
Added by Sal P on January 14, 2010 at 2:36pm —
In a recent piece on educational technology, Anya Kamenetz discusses a significant trend that is transforming higher education. According to Kamenetz, Web 2.0 technology is transforming higher education from a centralized and highly organized top down distributive model to a decentralized student-oriented learning model–one that is highly individualized, fairly inexpensive, and accessible just about everywhere.… Continue
Added by Shawn Roner on October 8, 2009 at 11:09am —
Hello Classroom 2.0 community,
My name is Chris Lawrence, the Senior Manager of Digital Learning at the New York Hall of Science
. We are collecting front end data on two new projects that involve distance learning and educational software.
Here is one directed at middle and high school teachers:
Science Teacher Survey for online professional… Continue
Added by Chris Lawrence on December 6, 2008 at 11:46am —
Looking at the current educational trend there is a strong demand for tutors in the United States and UK, propelled in part by highly ambitious students aiming for admission into high profile courses and competitive colleges and by others who qualify for publicly funded tutoring because of No Child Left Behind. Some online, offshore companies already provide NCLB tutoring; others say they will apply to states soon.
The big question that arises here is can students learn this way? To me… Continue
Added by Jasonrichmond on March 18, 2008 at 10:42am —
Looking at the rapid advancement of technology the world is changing very fast and with it changing the people’s living style and habits. Everything is driven with the help of technology and it has become really difficult for someone to remember even a single item that doesn’t use technology. Learning has also lent itself in to the hands of technology and has taken a new name as E-Learning.
E-Learning or online education as said by many is the flavour among the students now worldwide. The… Continue
Added by Jasonrichmond on March 3, 2008 at 12:28am —
“Learning is a continuous process” it’s an universal truth that we all know, what we don’t know is that Learning has come a long way since the first schools began to the introduction of text- books and classrooms. Now, learning has taken a new dimension, it is gradually shifting its base from physical classrooms to virtual classrooms. Learning is now taking place in virtual environment i.e. on Internet with the help of various tools like web 2.0, collaborative technologies etc. All this has… Continue
Added by Jasonrichmond on February 8, 2008 at 10:30pm —
Online tutoring is more beneficial than physical classroom teaching as it is more focused on an individual's requirements with less or no interruption at all. Personalized lesson plans have made online tutoring even more helpful for the students because every individual has his own learning style and pace. Plus, it saves from the hassle of traveling or arranging for a private tutor thereby saving a lot of time and money. All you need is a high speed internet and a headset and you are all set… Continue
Added by Jasonrichmond on February 8, 2008 at 4:30am —