The Amazing Web 2.0 Projects Book

March 22nd, 2010 by Maria Moriarty

Terry Freedman publisher of the Educational Technology Site has just released a free ( yes free!!) e-book  – The Amazing Web 2.0 Projects Book – it’s compilation of Web 2.0 projects  in schools in the U.K. – instructors and students describe  their projects – how they worked and what they learned – although many of […]

E-learning for the 21st Century

February 19th, 2010 by Maria Moriarty

Contact North published two challenge papers in the last two months, both to encourage and further the discussion on the future role of technology in learning. Fast Forward: How Emerging Technologies are Transforming Education & Training explores  the “developments in technology that will have a far-reaching impact on learning, teaching and the organizations which design, […]

Research Pick of the Day #2

February 9th, 2010 by Maria Moriarty

Today’s Pick is… The  Power of Technology to Transform Adult Learning (2009).   This study by the Council for Advancement of Adult Literacy (CAAL ) in the United States notes  that the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  predicts that “… 70% of all jobs in the U.S. will require ICT skills by 2016″ (p.iii)   Given these […]

Tech Tips and Tech Soup….

January 7th, 2010 by Maria Moriarty

Here are a couple of links to great resources to help us all get a handle on technology for learning and teaching –  Technology Tutorials All Around – put together by our old friends at 180 Technology Tips –  is an impressive list of freely available technology tutorials and resources for teachers  on the internet […]

Everything you ever wanted to know about Twitter in education

September 28th, 2009 by Maria Moriarty

Thanks once again to Jane Hart whose invaluable E-Learning Pick of the day is among the very best places to learn about what’s new in e-learning and technology in learning… In today’s update Jane gives us Fifty Terrific Twitter Tutorials for Teachers – this list includes tutorials about Twitter, examples of how teachers are using […]

What is Wiki Educator?

August 14th, 2009 by Maria Moriarty

I have just spent an exciting hour exploring WikiEducator – an online global community of educators working collaboratively to develop and share free educational content. It includes an Adult Basic Education Section where you will find free learning resources developed in British Columbia under the auspices of the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer – […]

Teaching and Learning Online

July 15th, 2009 by Maria Moriarty

“Online learning is growing because of increased demand, high accessibility, lower participant costs, high flexibility and other factors. Technology is continuously evolving and is providing new and effective methods for online learning and collaboration.” This is a quote from the  Trends  in Online Learning section of the Getting Online web site the latest product of […]

Two great technology blogs for educators

June 19th, 2009 by Maria Moriarty

Thanks (again!) to super-blogger Tracey Mollins over at Literacies Cafe– I have discovered these two incredibly useful blog.  Free Technology for Teachers describes itself as A review of free technology resources and how teachers can use them. Ideas for technology integration – it is  a very good  place to go to learn about free technology […]

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