bookmarks for December 28th, 2010

#Open Textbook Tweet – A manifesto for ope texts in a collection of tweets – (crowdsourcing oer openaccess en3177 twwt system:filetype:pdf system:media:document ) WikiEducator – – (oer openeducation openaccess ) Microsoft Launches Open Source Filter for Mediawiki – WikiEducator – Could be better: Could simply support markup – lots of text editors do.  – (oer… Continue reading bookmarks for December 28th, 2010

bookmarks for March 31st, 2010

To Scroll or Not to Scroll – Readers using scrolling material had lower recall of information. More study necessary. – (scrolling reading fyc system:filetype:pdf system:media:document ) High-Tech Cheating on Homework Abounds, and Professors Are Partly to Blame – Technology – The Chronicle of Higher Education – Cheating on homework isn't cheating – technological distancing –… Continue reading bookmarks for March 31st, 2010

bookmarks for March 8th, 2010

Andreessen’s Advice To Old Media: “Burn The Boats” – is longstanding recommendation that they should shut down their print editions and embrace the Web wholeheartedly. “You gotta burn the boats,” he told me, “you gotta commit.” His point is that if traditional media companies don’t burn their own boats, somebody else will. – (print publishing… Continue reading bookmarks for March 8th, 2010

bookmarks for July 18th, 2009

7 things you should know about Twitter – Educase PDF. Overview. – (twitter teaching web2.0 socialmedia microblogging system:filetype:pdf system:media:document ) Twitter in higher education – Really just a technique or two > A better model for twitter integration was suggested which I quite like. This would involve defined periods when students were encouraged to ‘tweet’.… Continue reading bookmarks for July 18th, 2009