Facebook
Edutopia on Facebook
Twitter
Edutopia on Twitter
Google+
Edutopia on Google+
Pinterest
Edutopia on Pinterest Follow Me on Pinterest
WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Online Learning

Whether exploring entirely virtual classrooms and schools or ways to expand learning beyond the walls of your building, the resources are out there. Cyberspace is the place!

4 Lessons We Can Learn from the "Failure" of MOOCs

How is the MOOC model falling short? Discover four valuable elements that still belong in online education -- humanity, collaboration, feedback and blended learning modalities.

Discuss

The Power of "I Don't Know"

Last comment 1 week 1 day ago
14 897 25,651 views

Ten Websites for Science Teachers

Last comment 2 weeks 3 days ago
22 63 4,804 views

The Virtual Classroom: Online Learning

Last comment 4 weeks 1 day ago
30 0 19,012 views

Rugrat-ical Technology: Five Truths of Teaching Tech to Elementary Students

Last comment 3 days 6 hours ago
30 2 10,643 views

The Power of "I Don't Know"

Last comment 1 week 1 day ago
14 897 25,651 views

6 Benefits and Advantages of Furthering Your Education Online

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago
0 0 30 views

Browse

article

Mobile Learning: 6 Apps and Web Tools for High School Students

Mobile devices are becoming as essential to students' daily lives as, say, breakfast. Experts say it's time to utilize them in our schools to engage students.

1 6,510 views
article

Mobile Learning: 6 Apps and Web Tools for Middle School Students

Using mobile devices in the classroom can be a great way to unlock and pique student interest.

2 2 4,650 views
article

Mobile Learning: 5 Apps and Web Tools for Elementary School Students

Incorporating mobile apps and web tools into the curriculum can be a gateway to student engagement.

1 1 4,236 views
blog

Google's Open Course Builder: A Giant Leap into 21st-Century Online Learning

Blogger Todd Finley takes us on a tour of Google's Open Course Builder and reflects on the academic culture of a Learning Management System.

3 2 12,193 views
blog

In the News: 14 Open Educational Resources for High School

Edutopia's weekly roundup of top education news from around the Web.

2 1,449 views
blog

Eight Ways to Use Video With English-Language Learners

Authors Larry Ferlazzo and Katie Hull Sypnieski share some practical tips that are aligned to Common Core State Standards for ELA K-6. They include critical pedagogy and using technology to dub new audio into existing video.

7 12 24,695 views
Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series)
video

Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series)

Educator Peter McIntosh helps his students to take ownership of their learning by using interactive subject-mastery tools like Khan Academy.

1 5 14,776 views

Pages

blog

A Primer on Curriculum-Sharing Sites

An overview of useful sites where educators sharing curriculum with other educators.

19 2 16,842 views
blog

Summer Professional Development with MOOCs

Summer is a great time for teachers to enroll in a MOOC -- a "Massive Open Online Course." Blogger Matt Davis highlights a few summer courses to consider.

10 1 16,222 views
article

California Embraces Open Source Digital Textbooks

The most populous state is the first to take on this complicated initiative.

3 15,189 views
Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series)
video

Blended Learning Energizes High School Math Students (Tech2Learn Series)

Educator Peter McIntosh helps his students to take ownership of their learning by using interactive subject-mastery tools like Khan Academy.

1 5 14,776 views
blog

Game-Based Learning to Teach and Assess 21st-Century Skills

Edutopia blogger Andrew Miller considers Game-Based Learning by reviewing some of the popular gaming titles with an educator's eye on enhancing the development of 21st century skills.

13 13,226 views
blog

Google's Open Course Builder: A Giant Leap into 21st-Century Online Learning

Blogger Todd Finley takes us on a tour of Google's Open Course Builder and reflects on the academic culture of a Learning Management System.

3 2 12,193 views
blog

Nurturing Literacy: Tips and Resources For Developing Lifelong Readers

Blogger Matt Davis pulled together this list of top-notch and engaging resources to help develop your child's love of reading.

6 1 11,883 views

Pages