Mobile version   RSS   Subscribe   Unsubscribe
Home   Join   Directory   IACET Standard   Events   StoreDec. 7, 2011
12 ideas for teaching with QR codes
Edutopia    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
As mobile learning becomes more and more prevalent, we must find effective ways to leverage mobile tools in the classroom. As always, the tool must fit the need. Mobile learning can create both the tool and the need. With safe and specific structures, mobile learning tools can harness the excitement of technology with the purpose of effective instruction. Using QR codes for instruction is one example of this. More

Congratulations to our IACET Authorized Providers
IACET    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The following organizations were approved or renewed in November 2011:
  • American Institute of Baking d/b/a AIB International — Manhattan, Kan.
  • American Physical Therapy Association — Alexandria, Va.
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University, Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies, Continuing Education Division — Hackensack, N.J.
  • Family Central, Inc. — North Lauderdale, Fla.
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers — Norcross, Ga.
  • Pearson School Achievement Services — Boston, Mass.

Improving training: Thinking like a game developer
Training Industry Quarterly    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Video games are precisely designed to engage players for continuous play. By incorporating game design elements, trainers can create engaging learning experiences where learners can practice the application of skills until success is achieved. People like a challenge and they will remember how they solved the challenge easier than recalling a bullet point list of information. More

IACET AP Spotlight
IACET    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Would you be interested in sharing about your organization and experiences with IACET and your fellow Authorized Providers? Well this is your opportunity to shine and connect with your peers in the continuing education and training field. Simply download and complete the questionnaire below and submit it to

IACET Spotlight of the Month Questionnaire

Smart Horizons' Lifetime Training Solutions announces transitional life skills for adults in transition
PRWeb via San Francisco Chronicle    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Smart Horizons, the smart choice in innovative training solutions, recently announced the newest offering from Lifetime Training Solutions: Transitional Life Skills. "The Transitional Life Skills program was originally developed for homeless veterans," said Stephen Samaha, Director of Lifetime Training Solutions. "However, we realized that there was a wider need for such training within the at-risk population. The Transitional Life Skills program focuses on job preparation courses, such as resume writing, job interview techniques, and personal financial management. More

Special needs child care training at no cost for 'inclusive schools week'
PR Newswire via The Sacramento Bee    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
ChildCare Education Institute, an IACET approved, nationally accredited, distance training institution dedicated exclusively to the child care and education workforce, offers the online course CCEI968: "Inclusion and Children with Special Needs" at no cost for the week of Dec. 5-9, in support of Inclusive Schools Week. More

This year, give the gift of learning
Northwest Herald    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Give the gift of lifelong learning and enrichment this holiday season by buying a gift certificate for a continuing education class, to participate in the Retired Adult Program or to get away on a trip offered by McHenry County College. MCC offers a variety of continuing education classes for the winter and spring months, including art, language, music, crafts, personal development and recreation. More

Come get engaged with IACET
IACET    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The diversity that IACET represents in the learning community is one we are proud to support. Having such a wealth of knowledge and experience in continuing education and training within our membership means we can share ideas, promote best practices and foster growth of CE/T professionals. IACET's volunteer opportunities bring together training profession leaders to explore the many facets of the CE/T industry. IACET relies on its members to provide volunteer leadership and support for its many programs, events and accreditation services. Make the most out of your membership and volunteer today. More

The CET Connection
Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601   Download media kit
Brent Mangum, Content Editor, 469.420.2602   Contribute news
This edition of The CET Connection was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!
Recent issues
Dec. 7, 2011
Nov. 23, 2011
Nov. 9, 2011
Oct. 26, 2011

7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063