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July 22, 2013

How Dads Teach Their Kids With Minecraft

Its school holidays we were all at home and looking for something fun to do. Things were going downhill the kids were bored; they wanted to play computer games! I didn’t want the kids spending their afternoon glued to a computer screen playing mindless games, so I designed a series of tasks for the children that helped them learn and gave them purposeful time on the iPad.
by Ken Taggart
July 17, 2013

yourClass Launches Marketplace For Live Online Classes

yourClass is a marketplace for live education that empowers teachers, not institutions and beta invites will be going out in early Fall 2013. yourClass is backed by a passionate, multifunctional team that believes a quality education must come above all. yourClass is taking an innovative approach by offering a synchronous virtual classroom in a sea of asynchronous e-learning options.
by Christopher Pappas
June 24, 2013

Running your School on Technology: Cost vs Value

Most of the schools now use a School ERP software or School Management Software to manage their institutes. These software come with built in modules to manage timetables, attendance, examinations, grade sheets, campus news, hostel, library, transportation, school calendar, events and a lot more. Buying a student information system for your school has always been on your mind but no software technology has ringed a right kind of bell in your ears. Technology can be confusing especially when someone is trying to sell it to you. But if you find the right set of features to go with the working of your campus, a school ERP will be the best investment you made.
by Abdulla Hisham
January 24, 2013

Publishing PowerPoint Presentations Online - The Rapid Way

PowerPoint presentations are a popular way of sharing knowledge. Whether it is for eLearning, business products, educational material, reports, courses, tutorials… everyday millions of people stand in front of an audience, either a class, a meeting room, a conference or a webinar, drawing a presentation.

by Paolo Leva
December 2, 2012

12 YouTube Videos Every Online Educator Should View

What are the benefits for the teacher and learner in the context of open education and OER? How does a blended-learning school boost student achievement? How can we design the schools for 21st Century Learning? How will be the classroom of tomorrow? What are the tools and resources for the 21st Century Educator?
by Christopher Pappas