StepMap enables you to create maps for free and to search for maps in the map directory. In the map directory you can find maps for Africa, Asia, Australia/Ozeania, Europe, North America and South America. You can add images, videos, audio files and much more to your personal map. Categories in the map directory include Travel Routes, News Maps, School Maps, Fan Maps, Political Maps as well as Historical Maps.
Hype Cycle tracks innovations through stages – technology trigger, peak of inflated expectations, trough of disillusionment, slope of enlightenment, plateau of productivity. Can’t see MOOCs any where on this graph!
There is a difference between learning and education. Learning is a slow, disciplined process, while education is about producing results.
I believe I will be happier for having quit teaching. I will make more money. I will have more time. I will no longer sacrifice myself for the sake of others’ children. I would like to go back someday when the system finally figures out how lucky it is that people are so dedicated to teaching.