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Cheater, cheater, MOOC beater

In news that probably won’t surprise many people, researchers have found that it’s pretty easy to cheat in online classes and some online students are taking advantage of that fact. 332 more words

Tech

The New SAT: A Blog Series That Answers The Questions You Have Asked (Part I)

by Ian Young

As the founder of a test-prep consulting company, The Learning Shack, I’m already getting questions about the new upcoming SAT exam: 738 more words

College Board

Kahn Academy is Distance Learning

There is a trend emerging in our local elementary and high schools to use Kahn Academy and other online learning resources to supplement or replace classroom instruction in math. 497 more words

Pay Parking Tickets From Your Smartphone

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Ticket Zen, the app from the dubiously named Terrible Labs, has hooked up with PayByPhone’s municipal parking payment service. Techcrunch.com says now you can scan the bar code on the ticket with the Android or iPhone app, and pay a parking ticket instantly. 73 more words

The One World School House

It’s about time I post something education-related. I thoroughly enjoyed Salman Khan’s book. In it, he lays out his reasoning and vision for education in the future. 636 more words

Inspiration

Which Learning Dogma do you worship?

As Learning Consultants we need to understand why our customers want to implement new or innovative learning approaches. In most cases cost reduction is still the number one, and sometimes only reason. 1,189 more words

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