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Convergence: Everything Worth Sharing in One Place

Starting this month I will be publishing all my new blog posts, articles and other announcements at my WORTH SHARING website. I will continue to create articles and videos that are relevant to the topics you usually find here, including listings of great free training stuff, tools and websites. To find these at the WORTH SHARING website, just click on the “Best Free Training” tab (see diagram below).

Go to Best Free Training listings at Mike Greer's WORTH SHARING website

Why the Convergence? 

The short answer is this:  To help you find all the stuff I believe to be “WORTH SHARING” in one location, no matter what the topic. (For a more detailed discussion, click here.)

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Free Guide to E-Learning Best Practices and Online College Success

Cover image: Guide to        E-Learning Best Practices and Online College Success

Wondering what online education (e-learning) is all about… and if it’s a good choice for you? The good people at Affordable Colleges (AC) Online have created this free, well-documented, 22-page guide will help you answer these and lots more questions.

From the Guide’s Introduction (my bold added):

We interviewed experts in online learning at top universities, as well as at organizations dedicated to the advancement of online learning and to the promotion best practices. This guidebook is the result and it will help you:
* Better understand the concept of e-learning, including keys to success, critical mistakes to avoid, important concepts, and how-tos.
Understand how e-learning can be individualized, including options for students with disabilities, working adults, and K – 2 students.
Debunk many of the myths and misconceptions about online learning.”

As you can see from the Table of Contents (below), the Guide covers a lot of ground. And it does so concisely and authoritatively. This is a “must read” for anyone considering any online or e-learning experiences!

Table of Contents:

  • Types of Online Learning
  • Benefits of Online Learning
  • The Online Learning Experience
  • Who is Best Suited for Online Learning?
  • Choosing an Online Learning College or Program
  • Online Learning for Disabled Students
  • International Online Study
  • K-12 Online Learning
  • Online Learning Technology
  • Tips for Online Learning Success
  • Financial Aid for Online Learning
  • Additional Resources
  • Glossary of Terms

Click here to go to the E-Learning Best Practices and Online College Success ( http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges-guide/ )

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Pocket: Captures & Reads Web Pages Aloud, Offline with Text to Speech!

This video shows how to set up and use the incredibly powerful Pocket app (formerly “Read It Later”) to:

  • Capture web pages to read and study offline on your tablet or smart phone, and
  • Use Pocket’s Text to Speech (TTS) feature when you are offline to have the app read the article out loud to you, using your device’s headphones or speakers.

With Pocket you can study web pages full of text while you’re driving, bouncing along in a bus or simply relaxing with your eyes closed in your buy modafinil nyc favorite easy chair. No internet connection needed!

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Video Tour: Education Atlas Study Skills Guide

This is a brief video tour of EducationAtlas Study Skills Guide, an online resource designed to help students:

  • Develop effective study skills
  • Improve reading comprehension
  • Discover their personal study styles
  • Learn to manage study time
  • Learn how to prepare for exams
  • Develop unique, subject-specific strategies for studying

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New YouTube Playlists: Best Free Training Video Tours, Project Management, & More

Recently YouTube rolled out a new Channel layout for its video publishers. One powerful feature of this new structure is that YouTube publishers can now organize their videos into playlists and display them on “shelves.”  So you will now be able to find all The Best Free Training’s video tours on one playlist/shelf.  Click the links below to see my intro video and all my video Channel’s “shelves.”  Enjoy!

My YouTube Channel Introduction: 

The Best Free Training Video Tours Playlist: 

Go to Best Free Training's YouTube Collection

General Project Management Videos Playlist:

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Project Management Minimalist Videos Playlist:

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Video Tour of The Best Free Training Website

  • Good news:  This website is LOADED with reviews of hundreds and hundreds of free training items.
  • Bad news: It’s hard to find stuff because there are so many pages to sort through!!
  • The solution:  I’ve put together this video tour to show you how to get the most out of the site and how to search for that special training item you’ve been looking for.  Enjoy!

 

Link to Video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=QLche6io7Ew

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