eLearning: Finding Google Images You Can Actually Use

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

If the image is from a Flickr account, for example, there is a section on the bottom right labeled License that will tell you exactly under what conditions you can use the image. by AJ George. I have previously written about some good, free stock image resources.

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Two Software Tools for Creating Simulations

Kapp Notes

What started as a tool for internal simulation development is now a patented authoring tool available to license and use for your own e-learning simulation development. Here are two tools that can be used for creating effective and engaging simulations. Let me know of other tools. SimWriter.

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8 interesting things at CeBIT

E-Learning Provocateur

NuMaps – These guys license census data from the ABS and their DrapeBrowser software lets you overlay it on a map. conference 2011 Australian Defence Force CeBIT CeBIT Australia Chargebar DrapeBrowser Emotiv eWAY Getac Getac Rugged m-learning mlearning NuMaps Promethean whiteboard

eLearning: YouTube Adds Creative Commons Content

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

    From the YouTube Creative Commons page :     By marking your original video with a Creative Commons license, you are granting the entire YouTube community the right to reuse and edit that video. Other videos marked with a CC-BY license. by AJ George.

Better Productivity with Raptivity: A Story of Customer Centricity

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Users can convert their trial installation into full use package just by adding a license key. Likewise, while deactivating the product, the license key is detected automatically. When Yehudi Menuhin was asked: "What has music taught you?" he replied: "It has taught me to listen." It is no different with product design. You design products in a flash of inspiration, and keep making them better by listening to your customers. The Raptivity 6.5

Tips for Starting to Freelance

Experiencing eLearning

Other people I’d talked to about freelancing had mentioned setting up an LLC, getting a privilege license for the town where I live, and so on, but nobody talked about the insurance. In August, I quit my job as a long-term contractor at Cisco to officially make the leap to freelancing. I did some side projects earlier in the year, but not enough to replace my full-time income.

A convenient untruth

Learning with e's

Image source A convenient untruth by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. What do you think is the teacher's worst enemy? Some would say lack of time.

I think, therefore I blog

Learning with e's

Image source Creative learning by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. There seems to be a growing divide between teachers who share their content, and teachers who don't.

Seven reasons teachers should blog

Learning with e's

Image source (edited) Seven reasons teachers should blog by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. I have written extensively on what makes a good blogpost and why it is so powerful.

A head teacher writes.

Learning with e's

by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. We have had pencils in our school now for some time, and we were one of the first to adopt them, but it has been an uphill struggle.

Tools of the trade

Learning with e's

Images courtesy of Joyce Seitzinger Tools of the trade by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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The open case

Learning with e's

Unported License. Today, more than ever, academics and professionals need to question the value of publishing in closed journals. Forget for a moment the ludicrous prices many publishers charge for personal and institutional subscriptions. Think about the audience.

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ALT-C 2011 retrospective

Learning with e's

Image by ALT ALT-C 2011 retrospective by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. James Clay Oliver Quinlan ALT-C 2011 Julie Voce ALT-C Live Beta

Content as curriculum?

Learning with e's

by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. I think it's about time we reconsidered the way curricula in schools are presented. The tired, just in case model of curriculum just doesn't make sense anymore.

When the dam breaks.

Learning with e's

by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Publication of research is one of the most important facets of academic life.

Conversation as curriculum

Learning with e's

When teachers wish to promote democratic learning, students are given license to challenge and encouraged to discuss, debate, argue. by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Permission to fail

Learning with e's

Image by Dan Pupius Permission to fail by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Playing Angry Birds earlier today made me realise afresh that one of the key strengths of games based learning is the freedom to fail.

The natives are revolting

Learning with e's

The natives are revolting by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Continuing Education and Learning Management Systems

Tony Karrer

She has acquired HCS-D credentials and must complete continuing education to maintain the certification as well as nursing continuing education for her RN license. Use Case: The Assessing and Coding Wounds course was approved for HSC-D credits on April 22, 2010 with an approval code of BMSC-LHC1234 and an expiration date of April 22, 2011.

2020 teachers

Learning with e's

Image source 2020 teachers by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. What kind of teachers will we see in 2020? Will they be any different (and will they be doing anything different) to what they are now?

LMS – All You Ever Wanted To Know

Upside Learning

The thumb rule goes that – for any open source LMS only the license cost is zero. Almost a year back, the LMS was under fire from many corners and questions were being raised about its very future. Experts around the world were contemplating if the LMS will survive.

20th Century flops?

Learning with e's

Image by Ernst Vikne 20th Century flops by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. I have just recorded an interview for my local TV station Westcountry Television.

Sharp practice

Learning with e's

Image by Pieter de Vries Sharp practice by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

2020 Learners

Learning with e's

The arrow of time says the future will be different to the past." - Professor Brian Cox Image source by 'Back of the Napkin' 2020 Learners by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Digital age learning

Learning with e's

Image source by Steve Paine Digital age learning by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. In my Learning is learning post yesterday, I started a debate about andragogy and pedagogy.

Facing the front

Learning with e's

Image by James Wilkinson Facing the front by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. A guest blogpost by Andrea Kuszewski in Scientific American earlier this month really made me think.

Connected educators

Learning with e's

Image source Connected educators by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Are you a connected educator?

Three things all teachers need

Learning with e's

Image by Yago Veith Three things all teachers need by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Last night I took part in a 3-way Skype podcast recording for TeacherCast.ne

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Designing An iPhone App: Instructional Design Guru

The eLearning Coach

“ What if someone is looking for photos and doesn’t know what a Creative Commons License is? I’m happy to announce that Instructional Design Guru , my new reference and performance support app for instructional designers, is now available for the iPhone.

2020 Curriculum

Learning with e's

Image source Exam tables in sports hall, Epsom College by David Hawgood 2020 Curriculum by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Lunatic fringe?

Learning with e's

He was saying that the ills of the current state funded school system (read 1971, or 2011 - it makes no difference) far outweigh the good. by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

What we found at SXSW

Visual Lounge

Right now the licenses are for consumer use only, but CEO Paul Anthony says they will be offering commercial licenses for business use soon. And in the meantime, they offer commercial licenses at MusicLicensingStore.com. Ah, SXSW Interactive!

Seven billion teachers

Learning with e's

Image by Momento Mori Seven billion teachers by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Everyone on Earth is a teacher. We all have the ability to help others to learn.

Reasons teachers don't blog

Learning with e's

Image source by 2create Reasons teachers don't blog by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.