Mobile platforms for video: understanding where and when

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 Not only are tablets emerging as a new class of devices in their own right, shipment numbers indicate that they might even overtake personal computers in the near future. In Q3 of 2011, Apple shipped 15.4 million iPad tablets, more than the total volume of personal computers sold by […]

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Technology Doesn’t Teach, Teachers Teach

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 Education is experiencing a seismic change. The chalkboard and print-based textbook classroom of yesterday is fast becoming the digital-whiteboard and e-book classroom of tomorrow. But as students across the country head back to school this month, the companies charged with helping to implement these changes cannot forget the golden […]

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Joomla 3.0 Beta1 Released! Time to start playing!

See on Scoop.it – Just Joomla! What are the new features of Joomla! 3? – Incorporation of Twitter Bootstrap into a jui media package.– A new responsive administrator template–Isis– and interface.– A new front end template–Protostar– built using Twitter Bootstrap – – – Updated accessible template called Beez3– PostgreSQL Driver. You will be able to […]

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The Sad Reality Of Education Technology

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 In case you haven’t noticed yet, we are in the midst of the largest technological revolution in decades. The proliferation of wireless computing and personal technological devices capable of accessing the world has created a new landscape that schools must be aware of now. This isn’t like the other […]

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Connectivism and MOOCs

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 A diagram of the influences on the development of connectivism and MOOCS that also shows the influence of connectivism and MOOCs on subsequent developments. See on www.flickr.com

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Diaspora Will Now Be A Community Project

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 When we started Diaspora two years ago, the project kicked off with amazing reception and support from people that believed in our ultimate goal: giving users ownership over their data. It’s a powerful idea, one that captured the imaginations of millions of people across the world. This vision has […]

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Stanford Creates Vice Provost For Online Learning To “Fundamentally Reshape Education” | TechCrunch

See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0 Stanford University announced the creation of an Office of the Vice Provost for Online Learning today, appointing computer science professor John Mitchell as the office’s inaugural head.   In the past 20 years, Stanford has only established two Vice Provost offices, for undergraduate and graduate education, both of which […]

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