29 septembre 2018

EPSB waives Rank II requirement for Ky. teachers

University Business Magazine logoThe Kentucky Department of Education recommends changes to teacher qualifications. Monday, the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board waived the mandatory requirement for teachers to move from Rank III to Rank II. More...

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12,000 lumens. Zero compromises. Pre-order savings.

University Business Magazine logoIn your quest for brightness, don’t settle for anything less than maximum image quality. Get it all with Sony’s brightest 3LCD laser projectors yet: the 12,000 lumen VPL-FHZ120L and 9,000 lumen VPL-FHZ90L. More...

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Lessons for higher ed from the ‘Neighborhood of Make-Believe’

University Business Magazine logoClassroom video continues a ‘conversation’ that began decades ago—collecting individual videos from instructors and students and integrating them with existing identity management, learning management and assessment systems. More...

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From diet pills to driverless cars: why we need to debate the politics of science and technology

Screenshot-2018-4-23 The GardianIt’s time to say goodbye to the Political Science blog at the Guardian – but we’re moving to a new home. More...

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27 septembre 2018

OPML Generator

OPML Generator
This is very cool. OPML stands for Outline Processer Markup Language. It's a type of XML format used to make lists, such as the list of websites you read or RSS feeds you subscribe to. A number of RSS headline readers have started generating OPML files so people can share their reading lists - if you have an RSS reader you can find out how to locate your OPML file here. More...

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Hacking in Hot Potatoes: A little knowledge brings a lot of power

Hacking in Hot Potatoes: A little knowledge brings a lot of power
Hot Potatoes has been around almost forever, it seems. This versitile tool has been a favorite for those wanting an easy way to generate web-based quizzes and activities. This useful presentation offers a number of tips and tricks for tweaking your Hot Potatoes to customize the results to your tastes. More...

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Do We Fit in the Virtual Education Plan?

Do We Fit in the Virtual Education Plan?
Is e-learning possible in Bangladesh? This summary of remarks by Badrul Khan late December suggests it can. More...

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Five Giants in Technology Unite to Deter File Sharing

Five Giants in Technology Unite to Deter File Sharing
A consortium known as Project Hudson, made up of Intel, Nokia, Samsung, Toshiba and Matshushita, is planning to introduce a digital rights management system for audio and video that it hopes will reduce Microsoft's lock on the field. More...

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File sharing application usage

File sharing application usage
You may be reading about how file sharing has dropped dramatically since the advent of the RIAA lawsuits. But don't be fooled by the press reports. Reports such as this one base their assessment only on numbers from KaZaa, WinMX, BearShare and Grokster. More...

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Try It!

Try It!
I don't know how long ASTD has been doing this - it looks like it has been a while - but it's a great service. On this page is a list of current demonstration software and trials - all of them free - to help developers see what's on the horizon. More...

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