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8 years ago
Stumbled upon this awesome website comparing flat and realistic-based designs. The endless scroll feature works really well for this site's "storytelling" approach --beautifully done! Flat vs. Realism
8 years ago
"We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas." (from the FutureLearn site) Education is Infectious FutureLearn is an online learni...
8 years ago
What types of spaces foster learning in higher education? How does changing a space impact a student’s perception of learning in that space? A study at the academic library at Rollins College sought to measure student satisfaction and learning behaviors before and after a scheduled renovation in one section of their library. To measure changes in student perceptions, researchers administered a 14-question survey asking students to describe th...
8 years ago
ClassDojo is a teaching application designed to encourage classroom participation and communication. Educators import their classroom roster into the application and award points or demerits to students based on their behavior. The application can motivate students to join classroom discussions, make quicker transitions between subject changes, and perform better overall. Teachers choose from a number of "g...
8 years ago
At The Makery youth and adults are encouraged to be curious, to tinker, to experiment, and to make with technology. We are a place where communities can gather to play with the creative power of digital design and fabrication, electronics, physical computing, engineering, art and coding. (via NYC Makery) Technology Playground NYC Makery ...
8 years ago
SlateMath is a learning platform to support kindergarten and first grade students in math through games and interactive activities. This platform takes learners through a series of activities that increase with difficulty as the child develops a mastery of the concept. There are two different versions, one designe...
8 years ago
Concourse is an online syllabus management system that allows educators to enhance their existing syllabi with links, PDF’s, search capabilities, mobile applications, and more. Concourse enables students to link all course commitments to their personal online calendars and shows updates in real-time if changes are made. Syllabi are organized on one simple ...
8 years ago
Lockers may soon become a thing of the past. Secondary schools in North Carolina have already stopped issuing these lockable closets to students, claiming they cause unnecessary hallway congestion and safety violations. As many classes no longer require physical textbooks, school administrators are leveraging the shift to digital materials to make the case for widespread locker removal. But some parents are concerned about the potential for weighty...
8 years ago
ResearchReady is an online learning platform offering courses to K-12 and college students on research methods. Inspired by the success of their citation platform, EasyBib, the team at ResearchReady created a module that offers learners a comprehensive research curriculum intended to help students succeed in their academic research endeavors. These courses are ali...
8 years ago
"[Our mission and view is] To provide all Bexar County residents the opportunity to access technology and its applications for the purposes of enhancing education and literacy, promoting reading as recreation and equipping residents of our community with necessary tools to thrive as citizens of the 21st century." (via BiblioTech site) An All Digital Library