Codecademy an amazing free learning experience!

Codecademy.com is an amazing FREE site to learn HTML5, CSS, Python, javaScript and others languages.
With an simple tutorial in a simple interface, at the beginning, and a great interface, when the site increase the code’s complexity, you can learn the first steps and after that, you can follow the instructions of the exercises, change the code and see the result at the same time.


BbWorld14 Session Blog: Building Community with Faculty Using Blackboard Learn

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Benjamin Tixier | Instructional Design Specialist | Arizona State University | W.P. Carey School of Business

Glimpse of instructional design team behind W.P Carey’s top-rated online MBA and how they build relationships with faculty.  297 more words


BbWorld14 Session Blog: Beyond the Discussion Board - Implementing Blackboard Tools to Increase Engagement

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Cheryl Boncuore | Academic Director, Kendall College
Ken Sadowski | SLATE

Session explores student and faculty experiences form a variety of institutions using traditional discussion boards in online, hybrid and campus-based classes.  348 more words


BbWorld Keynote Blog - Corporate Keynote

Jay Bhatt CEO

Learning how Blackboard is reimagining the education experience.

*disclaimer – all stuff mentioned here is in development and may or may not be what we see eventually. 731 more words


BbWorld Session Blog: Trends in Online Learning

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Jason Rhode Director of Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center – Northern Illinois University
Melissa Stange System Application Administrator Shenandoah University
Karen Yoshino, Principal Strategist, Blackboard Conuslting… 631 more words


Blog Welcome: Technology and Education - Unzipping Innovation?

What will follow in this first blog post will be a somewhat rambling, hopefully vaguely inspirational take on my views (currently of July 2014) on technology in education and training. 499 more words


BbWorld14 Session Blog - Being Present & Engaging Students Online Using Video Everywhere

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Jason Rhode
Director, Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center
Northern Illinois University

One instructor’s use of YouTube’s free and easy-to-use features incorporated into Blackboard for recording, editing, captioning video in YouTube will be provided as well as examples of various approaches. 574 more words