Wednesday, August 29, 2012

AACE - E-Learn - World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education

E-LEARN 2012 - World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education
Montréal, Québec: October 9-12, 2012

E-Learn--World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, & Higher Education is an international conference organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE) and co-sponsored by the International Journal on E-Learning.

This annual conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the exchange of information on research, development, and applications of all topics related to e-Learning in the Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education sectors.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Exploring Spaces for Learning: 2013 International HETL Conference

Exploring Spaces for Learning: The International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Association ( cordially invites you to attend the 2013 International HETL Conference to be held at the University of Central Florida, in cooperation with the UCF Karen L. Smith Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning.

Monday, August 27, 2012

AACE - Global Learn: Call for Participation

Global Learn -- Global Conference on Learning and Technology is an online conference, organized by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

This annual conference serves to further the advancement and innovation in learning and technology. As the educational world becomes increasingly global, new ways to explore, learn, and share knowledge are needed. Global Learn is a means to connect and engage creative educators, researchers, consultants, training managers, policy makers, curriculum developers, entrepreneurs, and others in the topics and fields in which they are passionate. Global Learn offers an opportunity to meet and discuss their ideas, findings, and next steps.

We invite you to attend Global Learn and submit proposals for virtual participation.

Thursday, August 23, 2012

12th Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning | Niagara University

The 12th Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning will take place Jan. 7-8, 2013. Niagara University's Committee on College Teaching and Learning has selected Professor Ann Austin, professor of higher, adult, and lifelong education at Michigan State University, as the keynote speaker for the 2013 conference.

Saturday, August 18, 2012

The 100 Best Video Sites For Educators | Edudemic

Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering inspiration, online videos make for an incredible teaching tool.

Friday, August 17, 2012

Conference - SLATE Group

2012 will mark the tenth anniversary of the creation of SLATE and the annual SLATE Conference. Over the past nine years over 2500 people representing almost 120 unique institutions from the Midwest, across the country, and around the world have attended this conference. This conference invites all faculty, system administrators, CIO's, Web developers, instructional designers, librarians, students, and user support staff from institutions that are deploying and/or currently using any Web-based tools, applications or programs, in their teaching and learning. Recognizing that deployment issues, support concerns, teaching strategies, learning styles, etc. are common among the varied CMS/LMS clients, everyone is welcome and encouraged to participate.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Will · The "Immeasurable" Part 2

Assessment lives primarily in the bottom left part of the graph, and we rarely if ever get to the “immeasurable” stuff. - Will Richardson

Friday, August 10, 2012

ACMHE Conferences | Contemplative Approaches in the Diverse Academic Community

Contemplative Approaches in the Diverse Academic Community: Inquiry, Connection, Creativity, and Insight The Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education’s 4th Annual Conference September 21 – 23, 2012 Amherst College, Amherst, MA.

Thursday, August 9, 2012

U.Va. and 11 others become latest to plan MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed

A dozen more universities have signed partnerships with Coursera, a company that provides hosting services for massively open online courses (MOOCs), the company announced today (7/17/12). Coursera’s new partners include the University of Virginia, whose highly publicized administrative ballyhoo last month made it the epicenter of the debate over how traditional universities should adapt to the rise of online education in general and MOOCs in particular.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

POD 2012 Conference - WikiPODia

Pencils & Pixels: 21st Century Practices in Higher Education will be in Seattle, Washington October 24-28, 2012.

Northeast E-Learning Consortium » Fall 2012 Symposium & User Group Meeting

Save Friday, October 26 for the annual Northeast E-Learning Consortium Fall Symposium. This year Temple University will host the event, and Lynda Weinman, cofounder and executive chair of, will be the keynote presenter.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

6 Virtual Tours Of The Human Body For Free Interactive Anatomy Lessons

When it comes to interactive virtual views, we have gone to space and around the globe. So, it’s not surprising that we are also going within ourselves on a virtual journey of the human body.

Research: How to Tell Stories with Data? - information aesthetics

An article that highlights a research paper written by Edward Segel and Jeffrey Heer regarding analyzing the right thing at the right moment: How Do People Tell Stories through Interactive Visualization?

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Thanks to This Free Class, Every Educator Can Learn Design Thinking - Education - GOOD

Creativity is the number one quality prized by the CEOs of the nation's top 500 companies, but can you actually teach kids to be creative? If a school is highly personalized and rooted in design thinking, a structured process of creative problem solving, it's possible. Students can't learn design thinking if their teachers aren't trained in it, so to help give educators the tools and methods to integrate this mindset into their work, Edutopia, IDEO, and New York's Riverdale Country Day School, are teaming up to offer "Design Thinking for Educators," a free, five-week virtual class.

elearnspace › More on Massive Open Online Courses

George Siemens presented to the EDUCAUSE NGLC Summer Learning series today on massive open online courses (MOOCs). The recording is now available here.