Tagged: Research

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Link | Kanban in the Classroom

What started off as a scheduling system for production in Japan, was soon adopted by software developers. Ideas proliferate and are adapted by different users as it makes sense to them. How could teachers use a system designed for production in the classroom? Trello, an online Kanban tool has this to (more…)

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Link | Ten useful reports on MOOCs and online education

Here’s a list of ten reports and papers related to MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses) and online learning. This digest of reports and papers published over the past year is provided to support the ongoing debate on MOOCs, Open Educational Resources and online education. A brief summary of the contents, (more…)

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Article | Inquiry – A Learning Process

Research projects – we’ve all assigned them. They can vary from a read and report biography of a famous person to an in-depth science project. Each is valid and has its place in the education of our students. But, do our projects really engage our students? Do these assignments challenge (more…)

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Reports | EF EPI Country Rankings; India 14th

This week is all about languages and language learning on eVeltio TEN. India ranks 14th in a list of 54 countries in English language proficiency. “The EF EPI (Education First – English Proficiency Index) benchmarks English proficiency across 54 countries using a sample of just under 2 million people” (Via (more…)

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Research | 99 Excellent Open Access Journals for Educators

Good research is an important in any field, and therefore, access to good research resources is equally important. Here are 99 open access journals for educators. Just like physicians, the best educators stay informed with the latest developments in their field. Luckily, it doesn’t take anything more than time to (more…)

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Report | Education at a Glance: 2013

Here’s a wonderful resource for teachers and other educationists looking for a source of data regarding the “state of education” around the world. A whopping 440pg report with statistics related to completion rates, educational attainment, labour market, earnings, investments, characteristics of systems and much more. Education at a Glance: OECD (more…)

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Dreaming Blended…

Guest post by Archana Shyam. * How many times have we, as students wished that teachers would approach that math problem a little slowly, wished they would not rush reinforcing yesterday’s concept in today’s class. Perhaps be able to teach you that chemistry equation again because you missed school that (more…)