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edX Adds Six Courses For Fall 2012

edX Adds Six Courses For Fall 2012

TeachThought StaffJuly 24, 20125 min read

This fall, edX, the collaboration between MITx, Harvardxm and now BerkeleyX, have expanded their course offerings. The first course available…

UC Berkeley joins MIT and Harvard In edX

UC Berkeley joins MIT and Harvard In edX

TeachThought StaffJuly 24, 2012

EdX, the collaboration between MIT and Harvard established in May, has a new member. UC Berkeley, is the third member…

10 Great Social Entrepreneurs

10 Great Social Entrepreneurs

TeachThought StaffJuly 24, 2012

While it is admirable to build a successful business of any kind, some entrepreneurs do more than just make a…

How Blogging, Texting, And Twitter Can Help Students Learn

How Blogging, Texting, And Twitter Can Help Students Learn

TeachThought StaffJuly 24, 2012

How Blogging, Texting, And Twitter Can Help Students Learn by Heather Edick Back in June, I read an article on…

Is This What Dying Will Be Like In 2052?

Is This What Dying Will Be Like In 2052?

TeachThought StaffJuly 24, 2012

If you’ve seen Vanilla Sky, The Matrix, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, or any other number of modern films…

What You Need To Know About Amazon’s Career Choice Program

What You Need To Know About Amazon’s Career Choice Program

TeachThought StaffJuly 23, 2012

What You Need To Know About Amazon’s Career Choice Program by TeachThought Staff Key Details of Amazon’s Career Choice Program…

What Teachers Really Do

What Teachers Really Do

TeachThought StaffJuly 21, 2012

What Teachers Really Do by TeachThought Staff The “What I Really Do…” meme has seemingly jumped the shark with the…

10 Reasons Students Aren’t Using Digital Textbooks

10 Reasons Students Aren’t Using Digital Textbooks

TeachThought StaffJuly 21, 2012

10 Reasons Students Aren’t Using Digital Textbooks by TeachThought Staff When eTextbooks were first introduced, they were supposed to be…

What A Chernobyl Classroom Looks Like 25 Years Later

What A Chernobyl Classroom Looks Like 25 Years Later

TeachThought StaffJuly 20, 2012

Creepy/Haunting/whatdoesthishavetodowithinnovativeeducation post time. In April of 1986, the worst nuclear accident in the world’s history occurred in the Ukraine when…

5 Characteristics of Massive Open Online Courses

5 Characteristics of Massive Open Online Courses

TeachThought StaffJuly 17, 2012

While MMORPGs get a lot of “video game” ink–for those unfamiliar, think World of Warcraft–the idea massive, open online approaches…

How College Financial Aid Works

How College Financial Aid Works

TeachThought StaffJuly 16, 2012

Financial aid is not an easy puzzle to solve, and a few facts seem to contribute to that complexity. 1.…

Protected: A Rapid Interactivity Building Tool For Blended Learning Classrooms

Protected: A Rapid Interactivity Building Tool For Blended Learning Classrooms

TeachThought StaffJuly 14, 2012

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