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Monthly Archives: October 2009

Words as Art

Wordle is a toy (Web app) for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can print them out, or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with your friends. – Source: http://wordle.net

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7 Things You Should Know About… Personal Learning Environments

The term personal learning environment (PLE) describes the tools, communities, and services that constitute the individual educational platforms that learners use to direct their own learning and pursue educational goals. PLEs represent a shift away from the model in which students consume information through independent channels such as the library, a textbook, or an LMS…






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National Cyber Security Awareness Month: Our Shared Responsibility

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This year’s theme is “Our Shared Responsibility”. As part of this initiative, each month we’ll share with you an article provided by the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) that will help

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