eLearning. eLearning Opportunities. Valerie Goo Russell Merritt Donna Neal Cindy Nester Nadia Ochoa Jenny Reid. Various Opportunities for Technological Education in the Community. ORANGE. Organized Resources Assisting a New Generation of Educators. eLearning. ACHIEVE 3000
Course delivery – An Internet-based program and turnkey email system powered by a proprietary software engine. No special hardware or software installations are required.
Platform – Hosting is handled offsite on Linux servers, with a 99.9% uptime guarantee. Also available as an open POP3 system, upon request.
Audience – KidBiz3000: Gr. 2-5; TeenBiz3000: Gr. 6-12
Access -- Students use a password to access their Achieve3000 email account from school or home. Their daily messages will include a non-fiction article that corresponds to their individual reading level. This approach provides differentiated instruction and assessment, and allows all students to discuss the same readings, while meeting their specific needs.
Cost – $35/student; Federal funding and grants are available
Interesting facts – Achieve3000 also has other options that primarily focus on ELL students and those with special needs. There is also a “Summer Solution” program for grades 2-12 and Spark3000 for adults.
Can you see the long-term rewards of using this system?
Blackboard Learn-ANGEL Learning
e-Learning for Kids
Created by a 6th Grade Math Teacher
Most of the games on MrNussbaum.com are customizable by skill level, or progress from easy rounds to harder rounds.
Permission to use for Smartboards granted to teachers
Do advertisements act as intrusions and distractions to eLearning?
hundreds of games and activities.
Brad Sheppard has been building eLearning software since1982.
Which has been the most exciting project that eLearning has offered a solution to?
Does online preparation for achievement tests assist students effectively?
United Streaming Video (Discovery Education) http://streaming.discoveryeducation.com/
Do films on history and science help students with their comprehension?
Ticket to Read
Are reading programs useful in motivating students in reading comprehension?
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Study Island (2010). Study Island. Retrieved May 28, 2010, from http://www.studyisland.com/