Holistic Transcripts at Elon

The Radical Transcript For its Spring graduating class, Elon University of North Carolina is launching a radically different student transcript—the Visual Experiential Transcript or Visual EXP. It’s a significant departure from the traditional. This document aims to provide a holistic snapshot of a student’s undergraduate learning, on and off campus extracurricular activities and leadership experience. […]

via Need-to-Know News: A Radically Different Transcript in Higher Ed & LinkedIn Launches Personalized Learning Platform — Online Learning Insights

Twitter For Professional Development 

If you haven’t tried Twitter for your professional learning, I highly recommend you explore it. There are so many people that provide great insight. 

Unlike other social media sites, users must be succinct in their posting. 160 characters are all that are allowed. Getting to the point is imperative. 

What point do you want to make about your profession? Or your take on educational matters? How about your favorite tech tool?

Explore Twitter for Professional Development. It opens an entirely new world. #TwitterPLN #educatorPD

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Scientists have created a Google Maps for the human body

Technology advances faster than we can imagine! Google Maps for the body? Combined with 3D printed replacement parts, this will impact the health care industry greatly.