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World-class education that costs nothing


This post doesn’t detail the mechanics of obtaining a German visa or the expense of travelling to and living in Germany, but for students seeking inexpensive tuition, the option might be attractive.

World-class education that costs nothing – CNN.com.

Leipzig - Vorlesung im Anatomie-Hörsaal an der Uni

Thanks to cnn.com


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Twitter for Teachers

Twitter for Teachers.

Looks like a pretty good guide to Twitter for teachers.

Social Media is another important tool for the classroom and for online education.  The educators resource toolkit is changes with advances in technology.  And learners need to be aware of the benefits and pitfalls of all media.

More on media and learning in upcoming posts and conversations.

Thanks to Sarah Elaine Eaton, Ph.D.and ScribD

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Video — Cloud Computing in Education | LinkedIn

Video — Cloud Computing in Education | LinkedIn.

Just in time for the 21st Century and the Data Privacy Day celebration, this new video explains the benefits and drawbacks to educators of Cloud Computing.

Now the big question is why.

Just ask any school that uses Google Apps and you’ll begin to get one idea.

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Udacity to announce partnership with San Jose State University, will trial for-credit online classes

Udacity to announce partnership with San Jose State University, will trial for-credit online classes.

The beat goes on in the for-credit online course department.  Watch for increasing number of deals between courseware delivery providers and traditional institutions of higher education.

Thanks Mat Smith and Engadget

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