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[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] The new revolution in education has been taking place in the last 20 years. This process has been intensified with the massive utilization of Internet, even though its beginnings are also interesting overview.(Short history of distance learning) The distance learning offers the possibility to be able to turn back the clock, so to Read more …

Microsoft in education action

Microsoft has announced and got involved in the following three educational initiative: Youth Spark Atlanta Launched [responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Today at Washington the Microsoft Corporation has hosted the kickoff event for its Microsoft YouthSpark initiative in Atlanta, by bringing together more than 150 leading educators, government officials and non-profits to discuss the state of youth education Read more …

4 Effective ways to prepare for a telephone interview

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”]   Before we get to the root of this article, you will need to understand the reason for the telephone interview. Most people think that the phone interview is what is going to get them the job. This is a common misunderstanding. When a company is considering taking on a new person, they Read more …

Khan: Education in 2060

  [responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Salman Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, a not-for-profit online education provider, shares his thoughts on what the educational landscape will look like in 50 years. By 2060, he predicts three major shifts in education: a change to the classroom model, a change to the credential model and a change in the role of Read more …

U.S. Educators adopt Windows 8

  [responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Today, the Microsoft Corporation has announced that 10 K-12 school districts and higher-education institutions have signed on to use Windows 8 for more than 540,000 students and faculty to prepare students for futures in college and careers. Microsoft’s expanding community of Windows 8 education adopter includes: Apollo Group, Atlanta Public Schools, Barry Read more …

Tips to search and compare online colleges

  [responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] When a student looks for an online college to get a degree or masters, he or she needs to look at different aspects of the colleges that are important before joining a particular programme. Sometimes joining the first online college that you find may result in not getting a proper degree, being Read more …

Online adult education spectrum

By definition, adult education involves the training and development of adult individuals in certain vocations or subjects for a variety of reasons. Adult education is not the same as the traditional education of young individuals, since the methods that are employed in capitalization on the accumulated knowledge and life experience of the adult individual are Read more …

Coursera and Chegg: Edu Resources Empowered

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] How can a large online education provider increase its resources even more, you might wonder? Well, the answer came on the 8 May 2013 when Chegg, the student hub, announced a new strategic partnership with Coursera, the leading massive open online course (MOOC) platform, that will provide digital content, like eTextbooks and other Read more …

The MOOC Experience

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Traditional forms of education have been rather busy exchanging barbs with the alternative ones. Online courses distance learning and MOOCs concepts which were introduced to augment certain aspects of education had become subject to attack. This scene is not even remotely surprising; while such alternative modes were designed to accommodate certain aspects, the probability that such Read more …

Original business model in e-learning

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Duolingo, free service helps you learn languages with your friends while simultaneously contributing to translate real-world content from the Web. The company consists of a team of computer scientists, designers, and language specialists creating tools to empower language learners-all for free. Really, there are language learning websites claiming to be free, when in Read more …