Explores the foundations of project-based learning, defining authentic learning and how project-based learning differs from "problem-based" learning.
Get your SAT prep off to a great start with these study and test-taking strategies. Veteran SAT tutor Vince Kotchian reviews the test format, study strategies, and sample questions from each section.
Learn how to deploy iPads in schools using a 1:1 deployment model: providing each student with one iPad.
Renaldo Lawrence transformed his life from computer-illiterate teacher to an elearning leader, all for the sake of empowering students. In this inspiring interview, Renaldo shares how educators can add technology into their teaching.
Learn how to write a grant proposal. Explore the process of finding, applying for, and being successful in seeking grant money for educational causes.
Learn how changing arts education to focus on "art thinking" can help students solve problems in a variety of fields.
Find out how teacher Mike Hathorn is helping students transform from tech consumers to tech creators with a curriculum based on 3D modeling and printing.
Explore common math problems in ways that relate to everyday life: calculating tips and taxes, comparing prices, figuring out volume and area, and even counting calories.
Learn to create, edit, and format documents with Microsoft Word and your Office 365 subscription.
Learn how to manage your inbox, calendar, contacts, and task list with Outlook 2013, and get the most out of your Office 365 subscription.
Office 365 subscribers: Learn how to create, edit, and share presentations with PowerPoint 2013.
Get two new management tips every week and learn to improve communication, increase motivation, deal with conflict, and build better relationships.
Get an inside look at what goes into a lynda.com course. We interview David Rivers, author of 100+ lynda.com titles, about his course-creation process and his career as an elearning expert.
Weekly tips keep you up to date with the latest educational technology, help you become more efficient in the classroom, and increase student achievement.
Understand how the neuroscience of learning can help educators and learners alike tap into hidden potential.
Discover how to set up and maintain productive relationships with subject matter experts, and deliver engaging instructional content based on their expertise.
Learn how to collect and analyze student data to measure the success of your teaching and address learning gaps.
Discover the fundamentals of screencasting and elearning, and compare the most popular tools, including Captivate, Articulate Studio, Articulate Storyline, Lectora, and Camtasia.
Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.
Learn how incorporating a sense of play into your classroom or elearning environment can make your content more engaging and help students retain more information.
Learn to reduce your workload, streamline grading and lesson planning, and share resources with students and other teachers with Microsoft Office.
Guides you through the features and tools of Captivate 8, while providing instructional-design tips for creating successful elearning and mobile learning projects.
Create and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and forms with Google Drive.
Make training successful for adult audiences with these instructional design best practices and techniques.
Get a first look at the most important (and most requested) new features in Articulate Storyline 2, including motion paths, Android support, seekbars, and negative scoring.
Find out why the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy (DPEA) might be a model for a new kind of public education, via project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM).
Find out how Visual Thinking Strategies, the "look and think" teaching methodology, can help educators bridge the gap between teaching and learning in the classroom.
Discover how to write research papers for high school and college classes.
Learn how to create elearning with Articulate Studio.
Discover what a learning management system is and how to use it to engage learners.
Exploring various methods of instructional design, including how to select a method and tips for implementing each method.
Learn the basics of composing, sending, and replying to messages with Gmail, the free email service from Google.
Learn how to create training that simulates what it's like to use software with Captivate.
Discover how to storyboard your elearning content and make course development more efficient.
Discover how to use Moodle 2.6 to create engaging online courses for corporate, K–12, and college settings.
Learn how to plan and host webinars for your company.
Learn to create sleek, interactive elearning courses with Lectora Inspire.
Learn the tools and best practices for creating and giving presentations with a Promethean board.
Learn to use the SMART Board to design interactive lessons and present content.
Learn the management fundamentals you need to become a manager your employees admire and respect and one your boss can rely on.
Teaches K–12 and college students the basics of using Office for assignments, presentations, email, time management, and more.
Learn what the Common Core State Standards are and how they're shaping teaching and lesson plans nationwide.
Discover how teachers are using online materials to flip their classrooms, push online learning at home, and focus class time on reinforcement and interaction.
Discover how to use Moodle 2.4 to create engaging online courses for K–12 and college settings and get your students excited about learning.
Discover how to use Moodle 2.5 to create engaging online courses for K–12 and college settings and get your students excited about learning.
Become a mentor who can help others achieve more in their professional lives.
Learn to choose the right equipment, set up productivity tools, and keep connected on the go, in this course on setting up a mobile office.
Discover how to build, administer, and transfer courses in the learning management system (LMS), Desire2Learn.
Learn how to use Canvas, an open-source LMS, in your classroom and on the go.
Quick time-management tips that help everyone from busy executives to new employees get more out of their work day.