Practical advice on how to make email communication, google docs, facebook, Pinterest best work to promote newest acquisitions and circulation rates.
A simple but comprehensive introductory “guide” to Academic Library Collection Development.
The Blended Learning Toolkit is a free, open repository of information, resources, models, and research related to blended learning. Funded by a Next Generation Learning Challenge Wave 1 grant, the Toolkit is a collaboration between the University of Central Florida and the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
The iSchool Initiative is a student-led, non-profit organization that is dedicated to revolutionizing the education system through innovative technology. With a mission to inspire and educate students on how to become life long digital learners in the information age, iSchool Initiative raises awareness for the technological needs of the classroom, providing collaborative research on the use of technology in the classroom, and guiding schools in the implementation of this technology.
Portfoliogen is the first absolutely FREE online service for teachers to create their own customized portfolio webpage. Registered users receive their own URL web address allowing them to share their credentials with prospective employers, principals, professors and peers.
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This online service provides teachers with a way to create their own professional looking webpage in less than 5 minutes.
How do you want to teach online?
This question really asks you to consider your basic teaching philosophy. What is my role as an instructor? Do I take an objectivist view, that knowledge is finite and defined, that I am an expert in the subject matter who knows more than the students, and thus my job is to ensure that I transfer as effectively as possible that information or knowledge to the student?
In this post,Tony Bates will be discussing the first and by far the most important step: deciding how you want to teach online.
Featuring one more Edudemic article on Challenges, Strategies, Features and Apps associated with effective and engaging Mobile Learning Design.
During this 90-minute online session, Brenda Hough will prepare you to run meetings and lead planning discussions with confidence in both face-to-face and online sessions! The effective facilitation skills that will be covered in this session are relevant to many professional situations, including focus groups, staff meetings, brainstorming and learning sessions and countless other group opportunities where a leader is needed to guide the conversation. Hough will also provide tips for improving participation and productivity and cover important topics such as group dynamics, learning styles and models for running meetings and group sessions.
Read Dr. Bluestein’s comprehensive side-by-side comparison of Industrial-Age vs. Information-Age guide and learn how rethinking educators’ action steps can better prepare students for success in a 21st century world.