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Kirsten Winkler
Works at EDUKWEST
Attended Humboldt University of Berlin
Lives in France
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There is a lot of activity around the Online Learning, MOOC, Hybrid Learning space in India.
#elearning   #blendedlearning   #india  
Online learning in India through MOOC's etc is a new area that needs encouragement by the Government and its respective certification agencies.
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Lynda – a MOOC Platform in Disguise? http://buff.ly/1Nx3zcY
#highered   #education   #mooc  
What if LinkedIn decides to become a MOOC platform and to partner up with higher education institutions?
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Conditionals and Loops are structures which allow programs to make decisions that alter the execution of the program and result.  These will be demonstrated in this tutorial and accompanying video.
#tutorial   #programming   #video  
With the addition of conditionals and loops to our programming repertoire, you’re programs will be able to vary their path based on conditions you set.
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How Climate and Vegetation Influenced the Evolution of Language
#language   #evolution   #development  via +Fair Languages 
The environment people live in might have had an influence on the evolution of language, which also explains why there are so many different languages
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There is a lot of activity around the Online Learning, MOOC, Hybrid Learning space in India. http://sumo.ly/i8Wx 
#elearning   #mooc   #blendedlearning  
Online learning in India through MOOC's etc is a new area that needs encouragement by the Government and its respective certification agencies.
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Together with the Deutsch Happen and Deutsch Sprechen communities on Facebook we curated the Top 20 words for money in colloquial German. http://fairlanguages.com/20-common-german-words-money/
Together with the Deutsch Happen and Deutsch Sprechen communities on Facebook we curated the Top 20 German words for money.
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Lynda – a MOOC Platform in Disguise? http://buff.ly/1Nx3zcY
#highereducation   #elearning   #mooc  
What if LinkedIn decides to become a MOOC platform and to partner up with higher education institutions?
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Bing launches English Bilingual Dictionary Feature http://buff.ly/1NCDs4d
#bing   #bilingual   #dictionary  
The new Bing English Bilingual Dictionary feature displays alternative translations based on the Microsoft Translator database.
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Conditionals and Loops are structures which allow programs to make decisions that alter the execution of the program and result.  These will be demonstrated in this tutorial and accompanying video.
http://academy.edukwest.com/conditionals-loops/
#programming   #program   #code  
With the addition of conditionals and loops to our programming repertoire, you’re programs will be able to vary their path based on conditions you set.
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There is a lot of activity around the Online Learning, MOOC, Hybrid Learning space in India. http://sumo.ly/i8Wx 
#onlineeducation   #india  
Online learning in India through MOOC's etc is a new area that needs encouragement by the Government and its respective certification agencies.
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HelloTalk Racks Up 3 Million Mobile Language Learners http://buff.ly/1qZqpzL
HelloTalk gathered a global community of 3 million mobile language learners. The startup now introduces new features to its mobile language learning apps.
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Noisli was developed out of a personal need and desire, in order to be more productive and to relax while listening to calming and soothing sounds. http://buff.ly/1SujSUx
#productivity   #sound  
The EdTech Startup List UK features 152 edtech startups. Each entry is carefully researched and covers details list investors, user numbers, founders etc.
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Education 2.0 Blogger, Interviewer and Edupreneur
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  • EDUKWEST
    Founder & Editor, 2009 - present
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France
Previously
Germany - Canada - New Zealand
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co-Founder and Managing Editor of EDUKWEST and EDUKWEST Europe- the EdTech market insider
Introduction

Kirsten Winkler is the founding editor of EDUKWEST and EDUKWEST EU, an online media startup focused on online education. She writes about Social Media, Digital Society and Startups at KirstenWinkler.com and the future of learning at Disrupt Education. Kirsten works as an advisor to GrayMatter Foundation and is a consultant to startups in education 2.0 at WinklerMedia.

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Kirsten has won several international awards for her work, including an EdTech Leadership Award, Must-Read Higher Education I.T. Blog, Top 20 Higher Education Blog
Education
  • Humboldt University of Berlin
    Law, 2013
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