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Sketching at Work - A Guide to Visual Problem Solving and Communication. 10 techniques for an effective ‘call to action’ Institute of Design at Stanford. Tips: Prototyping’s Resurgence – Communicating the Designer’s Intent. By Jared Spool March 8th, 2012 Imagine two designers.

tips: Prototyping’s Resurgence – Communicating the Designer’s Intent

E-learning & Multimedia Journalism Examples. The Fundamental Elements of Design The Fundamental Elements of Design View the animated infographic View the interactive example →

E-learning & Multimedia Journalism Examples

Rapid Sims & Games Creation. 4 Inspiring Examples of Digital Storytelling. Layla Revis is vice president of digital influence at Ogilvy PR Worldwide.

4 Inspiring Examples of Digital Storytelling

Her specialties include international affairs, tourism and multicultural marketing. In 2011, Sundance Film Festival created The New Frontier Story Lab, an initiative created to foster the development of a new style of media production. As media began to depart from traditional, linear films intended for a passive audience, the launch represented an innovative new era in entertainment. The New Frontier Story Lab helped many an interactive narrative come to life.

Each of these productions features multiple points of entry across platforms and employs technologies such as facial recognition, augmented reality, geo-location, motion sensors, data visualization and the entire toolset of social and mobile platforms. President of the National Film Board of Canada, Tom Perlmutter's multi-platform interactive productions have also been revolutionizing transmedia. The QR Code Church Bookstore. QR Codes have been around for a while and people are continually coming up with new ways of using them.

The QR Code Church Bookstore

As you may have see on ChurchMag, one grocery store chain in South Korea has done just that. In an attempt to increase market share without adding new storefronts, Tesco unveiled a virtual storefront in subway stations, using QR codes as a means of shopping. Customers scan the codes using their smartphones, pay online using a credit card, and enjoy having the products shipped directly to their homes by Tesco! The Contexts We Make. Why Tablet Publishing Is Poised to Revolutionize Higher Education. Trevor Bailey is director of worldwide education at Adobe Systems, and leads the programs and strategies that make Adobe products easily available to education institutions.

Why Tablet Publishing Is Poised to Revolutionize Higher Education

Today, only 57% of students who attend college in the U.S. actually graduate. The country ranks 12th among 36 developed countries. President Obama’s administration has a stated goal for the U.S.: Take the lead in higher education completion rates by 2020. To accomplish this aim, Obama notes the need to foster critical thinking, champion problem solving and employ innovative knowledge to prepare students for college and careers. Technical literacy and strong learning engagement are two important paths toward boosting college graduation rates and better preparing students for lifelong career success. Better Study Habits and Performance With Tablets Market intelligence firm IDC projects worldwide shipments of more than 70 million tablets in 2012, up from 17 million in 2010. Computer Science: Free Courses. Blowing Out the Digital Book as We Know It. Culture Digital Tools Teaching Strategies Inkling “There is no future of the digital book — not the way we envision it today,” said Matt MacInnis, the founder and CEO of Inkling, the San Francisco startup that’s re-conceptualizing books for the digital realm.

Blowing Out the Digital Book as We Know It

He’s right. Tablets and e-readers are unraveling the publishing industry as it’s existed until now. More than 12 percent of American adults owned an e-reader as of May, according to a Pew study, and 8 percent owned tablets. Instructional Design. EduTech Wiki. Instructional Design Models.

Instructional Design Models Models, like myths and metaphors, help us to make sense of our world.

Instructional Design Models

Whether derived from whim or from serious research, a model offers its user a means of comprehending an otherwise incomprehensible problem. An instructional design model gives structure and meaning to an I.D. problem, enabling the would-be designer to negotiate her design task with a semblance of conscious understanding. Models help us to visualize the problem, to break it down into discrete, manageable units. The value of a specific model is determined within the context of use. IDKB - Models/Theories. Learning happens when a correct response is demonstrated following the presentation of a specific environmental stimulus Learning can be detected by observing an organism over a period of time Emphasis is on observable and measurable behaviors Uses a "black box" metaphor - the learner is a black box, what happens inside is unknown Emphasis is on relationships between environmental variables and behavior.

IDKB - Models/Theories

IDD Portfolio Management Site. Notification Deadline: Information needed for complete notification includes the names of your graduate committee, and your preferences for the date/time of the portfolio oral exam meeting..

IDD Portfolio Management Site

Jan. 31, 2014 Portfolio Submission Date (for Advisor Review): Your advisor or reviewer must verify that your portfolio is ready for departmental review (e.g. contains all required sections and artifacts; writing quality acceptable, etc.). Give your portfolio to your advisor or reviewer sooner if you think you will need more time to make any necessary revisions. March 7, 2014 Portfolio Submission Date (for Department Review): If your portfolio is not ready for departmental review by this date, as determined by your advisor or reviewer, you cannot graduate this semester. April 1, 2014 Portfolio Oral Exam Dates: April 8, 2014. Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology.

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