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Blended Learning Visually Explained for Teachers

Blended Learning is one of the major learning concepts that came about as a direct result of the impact of technology integration in education.In blended learning students and teachers get to experiment with a multimodal teaching method in which the digital and virtual learning is blended with the face-to-face one. However, one of the misconceptions […]

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A new way to look at the costs of digital media in education

I said it was going to be fun looking at the costs of digital media in education, but it wasn’t. When I came to write this section, I thought it would be a breeze. I wrote about this topic as recently as 2005. All I needed to do is tweak it a little to bring […]

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Teacher Created Transmedia Experiences

When creating transmedia experiences of their own, teachers should think about the platforms available to their students as well as which platform would best suit the narrative extension. The platform should never determine the direction the story development takes. Many free digital storytelling resources lend themselves directly to supporting a transmedia experience in the classroom. […]

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3 Tips to Use Audio Effectively in E-learning Courses – An Infographic

This info graphic shares some interesting tips on how to use audio effectively in eLearning courses.Read more › Source: blog.commlabindia.com See on Scoop.it – EdTech 2.0

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How Visuals Help Us Learn

…we thought it might be useful to take a look at why visuals are useful as classroom tools, and some do-s and don’t-s of using visuals. Enter the handy infographic below. While this particular visual isn’t necessarily geared towards teachers, the concepts can be applied easily both in the classroom and in the professional development arena (and […]

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How To Make the Most of a Video Introduction for an Online Course

See on Scoop.it – Moodlicious From an instructor’s perspective, there is a great deal of thought that goes into the creation of a new course in Moodle — everything from the template and color scheme to the best way to relay contact information. One of the most important considerations, however, might also be one of […]

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What Makes an Online Instructional Video Compelling? EDUCAUSE Review Excerpts

Video has supported education for many years, and instructional videos are often a key component in online courses. Video has the ability to convey material through auditory and visual channels, creating a multi-sensory learning environment. Yet much remains unknown as to what makes compelling instructional video, especially in the online environment. What characteristics do students […]

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The Power of The Educational Infographic

See on Scoop.it – Blended Learning Lab The Power of The Educational Infographic 2 | Piktochart Infographic Editor – See on magic.piktochart.com

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New Video Compression Standard to Deliver HD and UHD to You

This is a geeky/techie centric topic but it is great to hear about faster encoding and higher resolutions coming very soon.

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How to Choose Digital Curricula for Blended Learning Infographic

The How to Choose Digital Curricula for Blended Learning Infographic provides answers to 10 crucial blended learning related questions educators should answer. See on elearninginfographics.com See on Scoop.it – Blended Learning Lab

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