As we move into the second half of 2011 there are a couple of themes on the ICT Landscape: Elearning and 1 to 1 computing. You may have read about Orewa College’s plans for next year.
Partly pushing all this is the proliferation of elearning apps and opps (opportunities) which have meant that so much learning can be undertaken with just a web browser whether that’s on an ipod, ipad, tablet, phone or computer. So here are a range of elearning apps that I have seen in the past couple of months:
First up a dictionary of e-learning Jargon
Brainstorming? Gathering ideas? Try Popplet
More educational Apps can be found here:
Take your smartphone when you’re out walking? Tree identification App
Khan Academy + http://www.khanacademy.org/#browse ……….. http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/07/ff_khan/all/1
Scott McLeod : http://bigthink.com/ideas/38698 Why use Twitter??
Older, but excellent example of in depth learning using digital tools:
Matrix – Technology Integration: