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Fliggo

Fliggo

The creators of Fliggo describe it as “an out-of-the-box, all-in-one, solution for creating your own video website. Whether it’s a video blog, a YouTube-like community, a private site for your company or family, Fliggo is the most flexible platform for your needs.” In a less flashy explanation, people can use Fliggo to create a community website thatRead more about Fliggo[…]

A Learning Theory for 21st-Century Students

A Learning Theory for 21st-Century Students

A Learning Theory for 21st-Century Students Marie Sontag The affordances of today’s digital technologies have significantly changed the way students learn. Arguing that current learning theories have failed to address this new reality, Marie Sontag proposes a new theory, social-connectedness and cognitive-connectedness schemata (SCCS) theory, that integrates key elements of other theories with gaming elementsRead more about A Learning Theory for 21st-Century Students[…]

Distance Education Stats

Distance Education Stats

We pulled out a table from an article in the  Campus Technology magazine that showed some statistics relating to distance education. The top 3 stats are particularly interesting. High on Distance Learning, Low on One-to-One Link: http://www.campustechnology.com/Articles/2009/03/01/Technology-and-the-Community-College.aspx

University of Washington: ARTStor now available

University of Washington: ARTStor now available

The ARTStor image database is now available through the UW Libraries. ARTstor is a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. ARTStor is available at http://www.artstor.org, or canRead more about University of Washington: ARTStor now available[…]

Academic Commons

Academic Commons

The people at Academic Commons seek to form a community of faculty, academic technologists, librarians, administrators, and other academic professionals who will help create a comprehensive web resource focused on liberal arts education. Academic Commons aims to share knowledge, develop collaborations, and evaluate and disseminate digital tools and innovative practices for teaching and learning withRead more about Academic Commons[…]