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2013-11-22 23:24:12

AMVONET today released "Online Collaboration & Delivery" a free resource discussing the advantages of computer-supported collaborative learning (CSCL) for companies, health care organizations, K-12 school systems, colleges and universities. Alliance, OH (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Released today by AMVONET, a brand new resource titled, "Online Collaboration & Delivery" is available to companies, health care organizations, K-12 school systems, colleges and...

2011-12-06 12:33:17

Innovative software to help teachers stay at the forefront of the digital revolution in education has been developed by researchers funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The Learning Designer is an interactive program for teachers that will help them to design and develop lessons plan using digital technologies. "It is vital that the teaching community stay at the forefront of teaching and learning...

2011-06-02 00:00:29

Educators can Turn to Strategic Transitions in Canada, Learning Services and Software Express in the U.S. for Sales and Support of New Online Writing, Visual Thinking and Collaboration Tool Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 As schools and districts rapidly discover how Webspiration Classroomâ“ž¢ improves writing and thinking skills, Inspiration® Software, Inc., today announced Strategic Transitions Inc. as the exclusive Canadian Allied Sales Partner for its...

2011-03-30 00:00:29

Research sponsored by Lightspeed Systems, netTrekker and Atomic Learning indicates districts must overcome safety concerns, knowledge gap and limited support systems for effective use of Web 2.0 Bakersfield, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2011 Results of a new research survey indicate growing acceptance of Web 2.0 and collaborative technologies among school leaders and educators. Levels of use have improved since 2009 across several categories of Web 2.0 tools, including online social/collaborative...

2011-02-01 00:37:19

LiveMind.com connects experts who want to teach with anyone who wants to learn in LIVE online classrooms. It provides teachers the platform and tools to bring their expertise beyond the typical physical boundaries of continuing education classes, enabling them to build their own online teaching business. It provides students the opportunity to learn anything in a live interactive classroom from the convenience of their computer. Westport, CT (Vocus/PRWEB) January 31, 2011 LiveMind.com...

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2009-05-25 13:10:00

Computers have been used for years to facilitate learning at a distance. A new European research program shows that computers can also enhance collaborative, face-to-face learning and problem solving. In recent years, computer-assisted face-to-face collaboration has become an important part of the workplace, under the rubric of computer supported collaborative work. An EU-funded research initiative called LEAD (rhymes with seed) has now shown that students, too, can solve problems, master...

2008-09-07 03:00:21

By Goldman, Rose H Cohen, Amy P; Sheahan, Fred Objectives. We evaluated whether "seminar blogs" enhanced learning in a large graduate-level introductory public health school class. Methods. Sixty students were divided into 6 online blog groups. Students posted their assignments (case analyses, news commentaries), prompting comments from other students. Anonymous poll surveys of students were conducted at midpoint and at the end of the course. Results. Sixty percent reported that blog...

2008-01-29 03:00:25

By Yan, Jeffrey New modes of everyday communication-textual, visual, audio and video-are already part of almost every high school and college student's social life. But can such social networking principles be effective in an educational setting? At the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) where I teach, students spend a lot of time on Facebook and other social networking sites. There is also an emerging interest in sharing academic achievements through social sites. RISD students have...

2007-04-03 12:00:43

By O'Dwyer, Laura M; Carey, Rebecca; Kleiman, Glenn Abstract Student enrollment in K-12 online learning programs showed a tenfold expansion in the years between 2002 and 2005. Despite increased implementation to fulfill critical local needs, there is very little evidence-based research available to inform education leaders' decisions relating to these initiatives. To address the important question of whether online learning can be as effective as traditional face-to-face learning, this...


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