Category Archives: Best practice

Learn Genetics

Learn Genetics The Genetic Science Learning Center is an outreach education program located in the midst of bioscience research at the University of Utah. Our mission is to help people understand how genetics affects their lives and society.

2006 WebCT Course Project

The WebCT Exemplary Course Project recognizes courses that model best practices in course design, interaction and collaboration, assessment and evaluation, meaningful technology use, and learner support 2006 winners

Penny Illustrated Paper

Published from 1861 to 1913, it contains news of everday life in Britain and across the Empire.Search the complete run of the Penny Illustrated Paper. Published from 1861 to 1913, it contains news of everday life in Britain and across the Empire.

Curriculum Bits

This is a nice site that has been submitted to me at the e-Learning Centre Curriculum Bits "Free access to a library of flash based elearnng objects that are generally aimed at keystage 3 and 4. Some are available for free download and are SCORM compatible for use within a SCORM compliant VLE/LMS.  Users can […]

News University

News University is the e-learning home of more than 14,000 journalists, educators and students. Since their launch a year ago, NewsU has helped journalists around the world LEARN, EXPLORE and SHARE. Read the White Paper that examines the dramatic growth of News University and how it is meeting the needs of journalists around the world

Shroud of Turin

This project was a recipient of the ISTE SIGTEL Online Learning Awards 2006 Shroud of Turin It examines the authenticity of The Shroud of Turin, and the possibility that Leonardo created it, in light of the recreation of the Shroud by Stephen Beckman who used a pinhole camera with renaissance technology and materials. Take the […]


I’m in San Francisco at the moment – where they have just commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Great Shake of 1906 – so was intrigued by this online educational resource at the Exploratorium about earthquakes. Faultline Seismic Center at the Epicenter

"Learn Italian when and where is most convenient for you with free podcasts. Published every Monday and Thursday. This is another example of using iPods for learning purposes (see my post of 18 April) – and language learning is, of course, an ideal subject area for podcasting, which is about hearing the language itself […]