Keeping Up - April's Big Question

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When I do find interesting tools I will keep track of them using my Delicious account. April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter.

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Popular ones included Lotus Notes, Blackboard and WebCT. However, the biggest player in Africa is the African Virtual University (AVU), which has graduated more than 40,000 students. This is a new area that I will be tracking and monitoring. In 1993, Jones International made its debut on the internet. The first 100% online university. In 1999, Jones International became the first online university in the U.S. to be accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.