Who’s Playing Matchmaker Between Students and Employers?

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As it turns out, the college-to-employment market failure has created a boon for dozens of technology firms that promise to better match would-be workers, including recent college graduates, to employers with an appetite for talent. But they are adapting technologies pioneered in online dating to screen and qualify students for jobs. Competency Identification—new entrants that surface competencies via microcredentials, ePortfolios and competency-based assessments.

Week of May 15, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

link] EPORTFOLIOS IN MAY: EPORTFOLIOS IN THE TRADES ( Australia Series ) Mon 16 May 06:00PM New York / Mon 16 May 10:00PM GMT / Tue 17 May 08:00AM Sydney Coach Carole. Eportfolio presentations from the hairdressing & building & construction industries; plus culinary arts & public health [link] SIGMS WEBINAR (TL Cafe) Mon 16 May 08:00PM New York / Tue 17 May 12:00AM GMT / Tue 17 May 10:00AM Sydney Gwyneth Jones.

Week of July 11, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Do you get excited and energized by talking with other educators about technology tools and resources? No homework, no assignments, no cost—just an hour online, once a month to listen, share and discuss technology tools for your classroom, websites and more. This webinar explores the concurrent struggle between industrial methods of education with the inevitable global evolution of how people learn collaboratively via the web.

Week of April 17, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

link] STUDY BREAK: RETAIN MORE STUDENTS AND DECREASE COSTS WITH COLLABORATION TECHNOLOGIES ( Host Your Own Webinar Series ) Thu 21 Apr 02:00PM New York / Thu 21 Apr 06:00PM GMT / Fri 22 Apr 06:00AM Sydney Gailene Nelson. link] CAPTURING LEARNING AS IT HAPPENS: STREAMFOLIO IN EPORTFOLIOS ( Australia Series ) Thu 21 Apr 10:00PM New York / Fri 22 Apr 02:00AM GMT / Fri 22 Apr 02:00PM Sydney Coach Carole.