Sunday, 21 November 2010

Creating great slides

Another great set of slides....taken from the section highlighting the entries submitted for Slideshare's competition.

Monday, 15 November 2010

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Mistakes in Virtual Education

I love the slides below. Understanding what education is and the mistakes we often see made in delivering education to the masses.

Glogster ... the new tool on the block

I never cease to find good, interesting and useful tools that I could use as a teacher. Check this out. A poster that you can create and insert multimedia elements. First, to understand what Glogster is all about, watch the following videos:

Glogster in 90 seconds


Detailed tutorial on Glogster:


Glogster as a teaching and learning tool:


Yet another tutorial on how to use Glogster

What twittering could lead to???

A hilarious look at what Twittering is all about.

Twitter in Education

For an introduction to what Twitter is all about, watch the two videos below:





Interesting....see how students at a university are using Twitter to engage students to communicate:



A good set of guidelines on using Twitter is at:
http://mashable.com/guidebook/twitter/

Facebook Applications in Education

What exactly is Facebook? The following videos summarise what it is very nicely:





What can you use Facebook for other than for social networking? View the following video for top 20 learning applications:



A useful set of guidelines on how to use and manage Facebook is at:
http://mashable.com/guidebook/facebook/