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  1. The article deals with the causes, methods and functions of using E-learning in the process of training students English, as well as changing teacher’s and learner’s roles in the educational process.
    Tags: , by mien (2019-09-07)
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  2. This provides a brief overview of OER and some lessons learned in evaluating OER for the purpose of reuse in the development of university undergraduate courses.
    Tags: , by mien (2019-09-07)
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  3. This handbook has been designed to walk a user through the process of evaluating an online resource using the Achieve Open Educational Resources (OERs) rubrics, which are hosted on
    Tags: , by mien (2019-09-06)
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  4. "This guide provides instructors a basic understanding of Open Educational Resources (OER), including how to find, evaluate, use, and adapt OER materials for their own curriculum."
    Tags: , by mien (2019-09-06)
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  5. Review of Shoshana Zuboff's book "The Age of Surveillance Capitalism" by Audrey Watters.
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  6. Article published by The Guardian about social media addiction.
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  7. There are up to date feeds which are very relevant to the topic
    Tags: by nguyentu (2019-08-23)
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  8. Succinct video published by SMU libraries summarising the concept of OER and how it links to Creative Commons licensing.
    Tags: , , by Wayne Mackintosh (2019-08-23)
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  9. An interesting blog. According to Sameer Hinduja and Justin Patchin , cyberbullying is defined as willful and repeated harm inflicted through the use of computers, cell phones, and other electronic devices. In short, it is bullying using technology.
    Nine strategies to prevent cyberbullying in our classrooms.
    1. Create digital citizens.
    2. Educate yourself.
    3. Discuss Bullying. Talk about age-appropriate cases of cyberbullying and their resolution.
    4. Supervise.
    5.Teach students it’s okay to report abuse.
    6.Establish firm policies.
    7.Encourage Active Student Participation in Decision Making.
    8.Finding the Right Response:
    9. Know when to use community resources. There may be situations that require the intervention of greater community resources such as counselors, administrators, and law enforcement.

    Cyberbullying needs to be taken seriously and getting the community involved may prevent larger problems. Offer counseling services to both victims and perpetrators. Let students know that it is okay to need to talk to someone.
    Cyber bullying occurs when electronic communications such as text messages, emails, instant messages, and social media updates are used to threaten or humiliate someone. Its consequences can be just as serious as the effects of bullying that occurs in person, yet cyberbullying is unique in many ways.
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  10. A staggering 20 percent of students are reported being bullied.
    This impacts the students' sleep, performance besides leading to anxiety, and depression, substance abuse etc. The article also list behaviour a teacher could watch out for like eye rolling, prolonged staring,back turning,laughing cruelly/encouraging others to laugh,name calling, ignoring or excluding,causing physical harm,spying and stalking. The six ways to prevent bullying include
    Teach kindness and empathy.
    Create opportunities for connection.
    Identify ‘gateway behaviors.'
    Use the arts to create context.
    Minimize ‘concentric circles’ in schools.
    Participate in simulations.
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