Education

Mar 26 2017

Interactive Learning Sites for Education #sites #for #education

#sites for education # These activities work great on your interactive whiteboard, computer, laptop, or Chromebook for whole group or small group instruction or use in the computer lab or at home for individual learning. Choose from fun, educational, interactive games and simulations for math, English language arts, science, social studies, brainteasers, music, art, holidays and more! Please note: Most of these activities are Flash based. This means that they will NOT work on iPads unless you are running an app that allows Flash to play such as Puffin. I also put in several hours a week to review and …

Mar 25 2017

Teaching and Learning #the #educators #school

#the educators school # The teaching and learning portal contains the information, guidance and resources that educators require as they educate students to be ready for college, careers and life. The inter-relationship of teaching and learning is the center of the education process which requires the integration of three basic components that are addressed in the Department’s three major initiatives: Standards– the basic foundation for what is taught is contained in the New Jersey Student Learning Standards. These nine areas of standards are New Jersey’s commitment to a well-rounded education for every student to prepare him or her for life …

Mar 24 2017

Welcome to OpenLearn: Free learning from The Open University – OpenLearn – Open University #free #learning #website

#free learning website # Welcome to OpenLearn: Free learning from The Open University What can you do on OpenLearn? You can use this website to: browse the subject categories to discover articles, watch videos and interact with features and games created by our academic experts and guest contributors explore new topics to build your personal knowledge or look for reference material for a course you are already studying join the debates – hit the Comments area on all our pages to make your voice heard, rate how we’re doing and share with your friends find out What’s On TV and …

Mar 24 2017

Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress #educational #resources #for #teachers

#educational resources for teachers # Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research This site is designed for teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities. Teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities will find a wide range of publications, links to online resources, and other materials to suit their project needs here. Here you will find a wide range of materials to suit your project needs. You will find publications, links to online resources, and other documents. You will also gain access to a vast …

Mar 24 2017

5 Educational Websites That Provide Free Interactive Math Games ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning #5 #educational #websites

#5 educational websites # October 22, 2015 Learning math can be a great source of fun for kids. There is a wide variety of entertaining and interactive online games to use with your kids to introduce them to basic as well as intermediate mathematical concepts. As learning aids, games are proven to engage kids’ attention and boost their interest in learning. To this purpose, and besides the multiple math resources we have shared here over the last couple of years, here is a very good collection of websites that provide games designed specifically to address kids mathematical needs. Topmarks has …

Mar 23 2017

5 Educational Websites for Summer Learning #5 #educational #websites

#5 educational websites # 5 Educational Websites for Summer Learning Are you out of school yet? It feels funny to ask that, seeing that my daughter s kindergarten year ended on May 18. But I know most schools get out later than that. I didn t graduate until June 16 in Virginia, where we had the no-starting-until-after-Labor-Day rule. I m sure, like me, you don t want your child s reading level to go down during the summer, not do you want him or her to stop learning. But how do you make it fun? There are a million great …

Mar 23 2017

5 of The Best Educational Websites for Learning A New Language ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning #5 #educational #websites

#5 educational websites # October 15, 2015 language learning has never been this easy especially with the proliferation of web technologies and mobile apps that enable learners to learn a new language right from the comforts of their own places. From automated language softwares to online tutors available 24/7, learning a new language is no longer a matter of resources availability but rather a will availability. There is now an abundance of digital materials to use in your language class to enhance your language teaching. More importantly, these resources could also be used by students independently to pick up a …

Mar 23 2017

Learning Platforms – Top eLearning Solutions for Education – Training #best #online #education #portals

#best online education portals # Recent Posts From All Categories Our Site Welcome to Learning Platforms Hi there and welcome to the Learning Platforms website, where we explore the best elearning companies, technology solutions and experts that are shaping online education and training today. We will provide profiles of the top learning management systems – also known as LMS – including some of their key features and benefits. We will also look at other solutions, such as eportfolios, mobile or social learning platforms, and training / education apps that enable users to gain, enhance and share their knowledge and skills …

Mar 21 2017

Distance Learning (Online or Correspondence Programs and Courses): Individual Evaluation of U #distance #learning #education

#distance learning education # Distance Learning (Online or Correspondence Programs and Courses) New York State Colleges and Universities Distance Learning Teacher Preparation Programs Information regarding colleges and universities within New York State that have an approved teacher preparation program can be found at http://www.highered.nysed.gov/ocue/ded/database.html. Distance Learning Courses (Individual) or Coursework to meet Unmet Requirements If you plan on taking individual courses at an institution that is located in New York, go to Coursework Frequently Asked Questions to determine what courses would be acceptable. Institutions located outside of New York The Office of Teaching Initiatives does not endorse, pre-approve, or accredit …

Mar 20 2017

What is distance learning (e-learning)? Definition from #distance #learning #education

#distance learning education # distance learning (e-learning) Distance learning, sometimes called e-learning, is a formalized teaching and learning system specifically designed to be carried out remotely by using electronic communication. Because distance learning is less expensive to support and is not constrained by geographic considerations, it offers opportunities in situations where traditional education has difficulty operating. Students with scheduling or distance problems can benefit, as can employees, because distance education can be more flexible in terms of time and can be delivered virtually anywhere. Popular distance learning technologies include: Voice-centered technology, such as CD or MP3 recordings or Webcasts Video …