Welcome to the September 29, 2010 edition of a homeschooling carnival.
Whoopie Patterson presents Top 20 Most Influential People In Online Learning posted at Comments on: The Ultimate Guide to Online University Accreditation, saying, “Online learning is an incredibly important, and growing, field. This is a list of 20 people who have done wonders for distance education.”
Joseph Gottlieb presents Top 10 Most Influential Special Education Professors posted at Masters in Special Education, saying, “This list of the top 10 most influential special education professors represents just a handful of people with doctoral degrees who teach special education.”
Ryan_Taft presents Necessary Components of an Effective Motivation System posted at Teaching Family Services, saying, “Motivating our kids can be a tough task these days. With that said, there are effective motivation systems that you can take advantage of. This article helps explain how you can better motivate your children.”
Alvaro Fernandez presents Learning habits, learning styles: The most recent findings | SharpBrains posted at SharpBrains, saying, “This new findings can help anyone, from a fourth grader doing long division to a retiree taking on a new language. This helps to develop a brains neuroplasticity”
Patricia Oaklief presents What Do You Think of Unschooling? posted at Amigram (Free Online Announcements) Blog, saying, “I know unschooling is different than homeschooling. What do homeschoolers think of unschooling?”
Beatrice Owen presents 96 Essential Sites & Blogs for Gifted Homeschoolers posted at Bachelor Of Science, saying, “Homeschooled children are often ahead of the academic pack when it comes to learning and retaining information. These websites and blogs are aimed at gifted students and give parents ideas for lessons and field trips that will stimulate their gifted homeschooler.”
Pamela Jorrick presents Starting the Funschooling Year at the Academy of Sciences posted at Blah, Blah, Blog.
technology & higher learning
Glory Scott presents 50 Excellent Online College Review Sites posted at The Learner Yearner, saying, “You can find out about scholarships, program rankings, social opportunities and more when you check out different review sites. Here are 50 excellent college review sites.”
Milton Berlinger55 presents Top 20 iPad Apps for Teachers posted at Masters in Special Education, saying, “Technology has transformed the classroom, teaching, and learning in general. One of the newest gadgets, the iPad, can be of great use to teachers.”
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