Welcome to the January 12, 2011 edition of a homeschooling carnival.
Elizabeth Wright presents 5 Tips for Effective Learning posted at Education Degrees, saying, “There’s a vast difference between the words learning and studying, but not many people know it. When they hear the term learning, they automatically associate it with something students do at college and school.”
Alyssa robert presents 50 Best Teaching Blogs You Aren?t Reading Yet posted at online masters in education, saying, “Education, teaching and e-leqrning blogs can provide some of the best reading on the Internet today. The wide range of topics — from history to math — and the wider range of expertise in these blogs can provide teaching and learning tools.”
technology & higher learning
Larry Dignan presents 100 Excellent Open Course Links for the Ultimate DIY Geek posted at Online College Courses, saying, “Unusual Stuffs, Have a look.”
Jasmine Aaron presents 21 Educational Open Courseware Classes About Healthcare Administration posted at MBA in Healthcare Administration, saying, “Public health and healthcare administration is a popular field today. Because there is so much need in the healthcare industry, this is a field with a lot of opportunity. One of the best and least expensive ways to hone your skills is through open courseware classes.”
Aileen Stillman presents 4 Ideal Qualities in a Science Teacher posted at Bachelors of Science, saying, “Growing up, all of us had our favorite teachers – the ones who were really good at what they did, the ones who put in that extra effort to make a difference, the ones who were kind and considerate with a parental attitude, the ones who were guidance counselors and friends more than teachers; we remember them at various points in our lives and reminisce fondly about them, especially if we believe that they had the ideal qualities that make a good teacher.”
sophia Dell presents 21 Educational Open Courseware Classes About Social Work posted at Social Work Blog, saying, “There are several avenues of education you can pursue toward a career in a field of social work. One of the best ways to determine if social work is for you is to take some open courseware classes. They are free and can give you a good feel as to whether social work is the right field for you”
Reagan Carson presents 19 Awesome Android Apps for Teachers posted at Masters in Education, saying, “Your Android can be both a personal and a professional tool that can make you more productive and more organized. It can also help you have more fun, both in and out of the classroom. Check out these 19 Android apps we think are great for teachers.”
Ed Overton presents The Best Ways for Students to Take Advantage of Technology posted at Engineering Degree Online, saying, “Technology has made our world a very different place in a very short span of time; the last few decades have seen many more improvements and innovations than the century before them.”
Gary Demps presents The Degree of Importance of Degrees posted at Get A Masters Degree, saying, “There are some words of wisdom that hold good throughout the ages, like the fact that education is a most valuable asset that will stand you in good stead at any point of time in your life. And in today’s tough economic times, it is the one thing that you can fall back on as people scramble to find jobs that are secure and that pay well.”
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