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  • 00:16

    PODCAST: 2013 Year of Tremendous Growth in Online Learning

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    In 2013 marked a year for tremendous growth for online learning -- especially in the K-12 arena.  With more than 3 million students now taking online or blended courses and 30 states with 300,000 student taking online courses full time, last year was very much a tipping point for online learning.


    These are some of the key insights from a recent Learning Outside the Lines podcast interview with Bruce Friend, who is a well-known education technology consultant.  With more than 20 years of online learning leadership with organizations such as K12, the Florida Virtual School, as well as the Virtual Independent School Network, Friend is a recognized expert in this emerging arena.


    Be sure to check out the full interview below.

  • 00:36

    ONLINE LEARNING : The iNACOL Blended Learning Competency Framework:

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    "Blended Learning Teacher Competencies"  is the topic with guests Dr. Allison Powell - iNACOL's Vice President for New Learning Models
    and Dr. Kathryn Kennedy - Senior Researcher, Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute .Both were co-authors of the recently released iNACOL Blended Learning Competency Framework:http://bit.ly/inacolbtc

  • 00:39

    ONLINE LEARNING : iNACOL'S BLENDED LEARNING ROADMAP

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    ONLINE LEARNING WITH iNACOL


    THE BLENDED LEARNING ROADMAP


    iNACOL 's Allison Powell (VP for New Learning Models) and Bruce Friend (Strategic Partnerships) are our guests


    To reach the  roadmap itself: http://bit.ly/blendedlearningroadmap


    Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING


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  • 03:00

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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    Tonight on this edition of FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™ not only will we have a guest but the topic for discussion what happened in Garland, Texas the question is "Are we safe from Terrorists and if not what can we do?"  Tonight's topic: What can WE THE PEOPLE do to stop home grown Terrorists and is the White House stonewalling the fight against terrorists?  But first up Nick Larson of Northern Light Radio will be here to talk about something happening that he knows (and I agree) is a huge problem as it relates to our rights...


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  • 03:36

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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  • 00:44

    MENTORING ONLINE LEARNERS. ITS IMPACT ON STUDENT LEARNING

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    MENTORING ONLINE LEARNERS. ITS IMPACT ON STUDENT LEARNING. As you know I love Online Learning and our guests Rebecca Stimson and Dr Joe Friedhoff are experts  from The Michigan Virtual Learning Research Institute and they will be joined by Professor Jered Borup of George Mason University. Sending out a big thanks Kathryn Kennedy for setting up the show.


     


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    Presented by DREAMBOX LEARNING


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  • 03:59

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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  • 03:56

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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    The Baltimore Riots of Monday, will they continue again tonight?


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  • 03:56

    FIRFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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    BREAKING NEWS: Baltimore Police are dealing with rioting, looting and multiple gangs threats to attack Police as a possible result revolving around the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died while in police custody.  All of this violence today (April 27, 2015) started following the funeral for Freddie Gray.


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  • 03:02

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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  • 03:25

    FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™

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    Tonight topics are all set up and any news stories that FIREFOXNEWS ONLINE™ should find will be covered...


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