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Why you should care about gamification in higher education. New studies, data reveal that gamification is more than just a fad; helps students later in careers Gaming in education has, for the most part, been a K-12 trend, with its popularity relegated to supplemental learning for elementary school students.

Why you should care about gamification in higher education

But gamification, from its implementation at MIT to its praise from the job industry, has much more serious implications for college students—and perhaps it’s time higher education got serious about incorporating game design. Today’s course design is under incredible pressure from popular practices favored by students—practices like the inclusion of interactive mobile technology, blended learning, Flipped Learning, and the integration of peer community forums—and according to experts, understanding the reasons why students prefer these methods of instruction can be gleaned from taking part in gaming.

BlendedCourseDesign. NWeLearn 2015 - Faculty Development Dialogue. Blended Learning Toolkit. Introduction The BlendKit Course is a set of subject matter neutral, open educational resources related to blended learning developed by Dr.

Blended Learning Toolkit

Blended Learning Workshop. The application form for the Winter 2016 workshops will be available November 15.

Blended Learning Workshop

With support from the Office of the Provost, representatives from the Center for Instructional Innovation & Assessment (CIIA), Academic Technology & User Services (ATUS), and Extended Education (EE) conduct these award-winning, intensive workshops to interested instructors entitled Blended/Online Course Development and Design. 5-week Blended/Online Intensive: (Jan. 11-Feb. 10, Mon. /Wed. 3-4:30) Exploration of blended/online learning and Canvas tools, alignment of instructional objectives and technological solutions, assignments with rubrics/group/peer review options, online assessments, digital media creation, web conferencing, and lecture capture. 2-week Blended/Online Review: (Feb. 22-Mar. 2, Mon.

Learning Management System. Online Course Improvement Program. Quality Matters. 7th Annual Conference Wrap Up Thank You for Joining Us Deep in the Heart of Quality… Attendees We had two and a half days packed with great sessions, lots of interaction and great food.

Quality Matters

Many of you made new friends and explored San Antonio. Then, we ended the conference telling stories around the campfire. Globalyceum - Login. Central Texas College. WELCOME. ?redirect_back= How Do We Know When Students Are Engaged? (Updated 11/2013) Educational author and former teacher, Dr.

How Do We Know When Students Are Engaged?

Michael Schmoker shares in his book, Results Now, a study that found of 1,500 classrooms visited, 85 percent of them had engaged less than 50 percent of the students. In other words, only 15 percent of the classrooms had more than half of the class at least paying attention to the lesson. A guide to learning preferences. Enciclopedias Virtuales. Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps. Educators and students are quickly becoming more comfortable with classroom technology, allowing them to shift from thinking about the technical side of integrating a new tool to focusing on how it improves learning.

Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps

While the sheer number of education apps is still overwhelming, increasingly teachers have found what works for them and are sticking to them. “The conversations I had were radically different than they were a year ago,” said Michelle Luhtala, the librarian for New Canaan High School and host of an Emerging Tech webinar on edWeb.

She tapped her professional learning network of educators, teaching all grades and located all over the country, to share their favorite tech tools. “A year ago people felt like it was this new thing that was so overwhelming,” Luhtala said, “and now it really seems much more comfortable.” Educators have become proficient with their favorite classroom apps and are getting more creative with using them to achieve teaching goals. Researching Online for College Students: Five Easy Steps. Connections. Connections The Metropolitan Museum of Art Share Share Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Email.

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Hot Potatoes Home Page

Stan Bogdanov has published Hacking Hot Potatoes: The Cookbook, available in paperback, PDF and ePub format. Check it out! A change to the user agent string in Firefox 17 results in Hot Potatoes and Quandary exercises showing an error message when loading in the browser. Version 6.3.0.5 (Windows) of Hot Potatoes, 6.1.0.6 (Java for Mac) of Hot Potatoes and version 2.4.2.1 of Quandary (Windows) have updated source files which fix the problem, but you will need to rebuild your exercise HTML pages to solve it. 2014 Pierce Adjunct Day Resources. Political Science Quarterly. Teachinghistory.org. Bloom's Taxonomy.

Resources. VALUE Rubrics. International Society for Self-Directed Learning - Home Page. Writing Objectives Using Bloom's Taxonomy. Various researchers have summarized how to use Bloom’s Taxonomy.

Writing Objectives Using Bloom's Taxonomy

Following are four interpretations that you can use as guides in helping to write objectives using Bloom’s Taxonomy. From: KC Metro [old link, no longer functioning?] Bloom’s Taxonomy divides the way people learn into three domains. RubiStar Home.