Posts by Category: Education and Academic Resources

DigitalGov University

August 06, 2018

DigitalGov University
https://digital.gov/digitalgov-university/

They provide a range of free online and in-person trainings and events for people and teams across the federal government. Many of their events highlight innovations, case studies, tools, and resources. All of our events are recorded and archived on YouTube. Trainings are open to anyone working in the government or for a government agency. This will be added to Tutorial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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EuroDocs: Online Sources for European History

August 03, 2018

EuroDocs: Online Sources for European History
https://eudocs.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Main_Page

hese open access sources are readily available to all — without fees or subscriptions. Links connect to European primary historical documents that are transcribed, reproduced in facsimile, or translated. In addition you will find video or sound files, maps, photographs or other imagery, databases, and other documentation. The sources cover a broad range of historical happenings (political, economic, social and cultural). The order of documents is chronological wherever possible. This will be added to Education and Scholar Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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300 Free Ivy League University Courses You Can Take Online Right Now

August 02, 2018

300 Free Ivy League University Courses You Can Take Online Right Now
https://qz.com/1263050/here-are-300-free-ivy-league-university-courses-you-can-take-online-right-now/

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania. All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national university rankings. These Ivy League schools are also highly selective and extremely hard to get into. But the good news is that all these universities now offer free online courses across multiple online course platforms. So far, they’ve created over 430 courses, of which around 344 are still active. Here’s a collection of all of them, split into courses in the following subjects: Computer Science, Business & Management, Humanities, Art & Design, Science, Health & Medicine, Mathematics, Education & Teaching, and Engineering. This will be added to Tutorial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Scholar Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources white paper.

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Accounting Education Resource Guide

July 14, 2018

Accounting Education Resource Guide
http://www.smartscholar.com/accounting-education-guide/

Whether we’re talking about balancing your personal checking account or handling the the books for a small, medium or large business, accounting is a crucial function – and it has been for thousands of years. In fact, some historians credit accounting – essentially the practice of processing and recording financial information – with spurring the development of writing, counting and money. Accounting is all about holding individuals, businesses and other organizations accountable, at least in terms of their financial activities. Without accounting practices – which can include reconciling payroll, properly recording revenue and meeting tax requirements – the financial world would be rife with confusion and fraud. So it’s clear that the world needs ethical, well-trained accountants. And that’s why we put together this resource guide. Whether you’re studying to become an accountant, you teach accounting or you’re a layperson who wants a better understanding of accounting practices and principles, the 40+ individual resources in this guide will connect you to useful information. Check out accounting study resources, teaching resources, blogs and journals and more. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. his will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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A College Student’s Guide to Using Coupons

July 10, 2018

A College Student’s Guide to Using Coupons
http://www.smartscholar.com/coupon-guide/

Textbooks, school essentials, weekly groceries — all of these expenses eat away at income, costing hundreds. Yet with careful searching and the help of coupons, these costs don’t have to rise. Thanks to the incredible savings earned from coupons, shopping without spending too much at the local grocery store is easier than ever. For college students on strict budgets, coupons are an excellent option to keep more cash in the bank. You just have to know where to look for the greatest savings. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Computer Science Education Resource Guide

July 10, 2018

Computer Science Education Resource Guide
http://www.smartscholar.com/computer-science-guide/

Broadly speaking, computer science is the study of the principles and use of computers. Given that everything from wristwatches to refrigerators is likely to have a computer in it these days, studying computer science is a great move. After all, computer science skills can be used across all industries, making for virtually endless career possibilities. And it doesn’t hurt that technology professionals are some of the highest paid out there. This guide is here to help you on your computer science journey. Inside you’ll find myriad resources to help expand your understanding of this wide-ranging field of study. Whatever your level of expertise, you’ll find something of interest here – from great introductory resources, practical coding resources, study resources and lists of podcasts and blogs. Have fun exploring! This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. his will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Ultimate Guide to Free Online Courses

July 09, 2018

Ultimate Guide to Free Online Courses
http://www.smartscholar.com/free-online-course-guide/

While the thousands of free online courses available to the public won’t net you any college credits, alternative benefits exist. For example, are you thinking about applying for a different position? Gaining a unique skill from an online course could help you stand out among other applicants. Or perhaps you’re looking for a way to get noticed by your superiors. Why not take some online classes that will give you expertise in a field that no one else has? No matter what your interests – programming, conflict resolution, online marketing – there’s surely an online course that fits within the 40 high-quality resources in this guide. Sections include: a) General Free Online Course Resources; b) Free Online Academic Courses; c) Free Online Software Courses; d) Free Online Photography Courses; e) Free Online Self-Improvement Courses; f) Free Online Business Courses; and g) Free Online Educator Courses. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Tutorial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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MOOC List

July 09, 2018

MOOC List
https://www.mooc-list.com/

MOOC List is an aggregator (directory) of Free Online Courses and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offered by different providers. MOOC List is a website where you can find Free Online Courses and MOOCs offered by the best universities around the world. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Tutorial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Plotagon – Create Animated Movies

July 05, 2018

Plotagon – Create Animated Movies
https://plotagon.com/

Plotagon offers the world’s easiest, most beautiful DIY animated movies for storytellers, teachers, students, businesses, and professional content creators. Plotagon’s award-winning, intuitive User Interface lets anyone make animated characters and movies. Plotagon is a fun application for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows that lets anyone create animated videos in seconds. Write your story, choose characters, and press play. Plotagon Story is free to download and use. It includes four preinstalled characters and two preinstalled scenes, and you can download additional characters and scenes for free. Then you can buy even more characters and scenes through their in-application store. Plotagon is available for iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, and Windows. The videos you create and publish can be viewed on any computer or mobile on plotagon.com. This will be added to Student Research Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources 2018

July 03, 2018

Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources 2018
http://www.OERSources.com/

“Open educational resources (OER) are freely accessible, openly licensed text, media, and other digital assets that are useful for teaching, learning, and assessing as well as for research purposes.” [Wikipedia] Costs continue to rise for students who are pursing college and post graduate degree programs. By leveraging best practice sites, services and non-traditional options to expand knowledge, skills and abilities in many disciplines, students can choose from a wide range of options to complete their respective goals. This guide, Open Educational Resources (OER) Sources 2018, is a comprehensive listing of useful open educational resources, sources and sites on the Internet that can assist you in optimizing your learning opportunities. This will be added to OERSearchEngine.com. This will be added to Education and Academic Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Student Research Resources 2018 Subject Tracer™. Updated with all links validated and new links added on July 5, 2018 [23pages, 227KB PDF].

Open Educational Resources (OER) Search Engine 2018 by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. by clicking here.

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