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Free Open Courseware Offers Learning to Anyone/Anywhere/Anytime

The non-profit Khan Academy offers free world-class online learning for K-12 Common Core subjects. I ran across this outstanding technology web-based resource today while researching open courseware and was astounded at what is being offered free to anyone. It is so compelling I just needed to share this website with other educators and students who may not be aware of its potential for advancing global learning to anyone, ...more »

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Formative Assessment App

I have been using this app for formative assessment in my class, PICK ME! I have been terrible at randomizing my student participation and getting ALL students involved. I started using this app that randomly selects the student for me. Then I can record whether or not the student got the answer correct or incorrect. It's great because I can share that info with their parents with one click, via email. If you struggle ...more »

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Open Online Learning Repository

A national Learning Management System (LMS) that schools can employ/deploy as their school website. Using a universal LMS would allow developers to create modules that schools could include locally. Having a system like this would allow for a learning repository. The repository would contain lessons, media, tools, materials and ideas bundled into a Learning Block. The Learning Blocks would be evaluated and tested by teachers. ...more »

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