Ed Tech for Higher Ed

By Beth Case | Educational Technology with a higher education focus

As High-Tech Teaching Catches On, Students With Disabilities Can Be Left Behind

• In-depth articles about current issues faced by universities<br>• Data and analysis on the latest higher education trends, statistics, and salaries<br>• Special …

Terrific Rubric to Help You Create Rubrics for Your Class

May 27, 2014<br>Rubrics serve a wide variety of purposes most important of which is to guide the instructional process in class towards a set of …

High School

6 Ways to Be a Better Online Teacher

Online Learning | Feature<p>With more and more faculty being asked to teach blended or online courses, the need for faculty training has never been …

Learning

Using a Backchannel to Engage Students | The Teaching Practice

<i>Michelle Rodems, Ph.D., is program manager at the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies (SIGS) and at the Delphi Center for Teaching and</i> …

Backchannel

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Use of Challenge in Gamification and Learning Design

Posted by Karl Kapp on February 4, 2014<p>Challenge is a strong motivator in learning (Malone, 1981; Schlechty, 1997; Jones et al., 1994). A challenge …

Pedagogy

Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told

Disability

Flipped Classroom Infographic

Millions of students worldwide get personalized recommendations from the most advanced adaptive learning platform. Learn how Knewton can power your …

Flipped Classroom

A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Templates & Tips for Success | The Rapid E

Here’s a recap of posts from 2013 where I shared free templates or assets to help you build your online training courses.<p>Do You Need an Instructional …

Learning

Online Learning Dos and Don'ts for College Students

Online education is an advancement in the field of distance learning. It has received great appreciation from a huge number of people learning by …

Learning

The EdTech Cheat Sheet for Teachers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on December 7, 2013<p>Trying to understand new educational technology trends with all of the new buzzwords in the booming education technology …

Infographics

Free book increasing access through #mlearning

The Commonwealth of Learning and Athabasca University just released a great free book on mobile learning, edited by the Mohamed Ally and Avgoustos …

M-learning

Agile vs ADDIE: Which Is Better for Learning Design?

My last post was about Agile Learning Design, an iterative model of instructional design that focuses on collaboration and rapid prototyping. And it …

Learning

6 Tips for Effective eLearning

Although many people can create online courses, creating an <i>effective</i> course can be much more difficult. An effective online course requires time, …

5 Strategies for Better Learning [INFOGRAPHIC]

Teachers are constantly looking for innovative ways to engage students in the classroom. As a result, new technologies are being introduced into the …

Pedagogy

Adaptive learning: The best approaches we've seen so far

There is perhaps no hotter segment in ed tech right now than adaptive learning, which adjusts the learning experience based on a student's progress. …

Learning

Gamification as Learner-Centered Instruction

Posted by Karl Kapp on November 19, 2013<p>There are several research-based learner-centered psychological principles that apply to gamification. These …

Learning

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Web Design

3 Types of ELearning

For years, many people thought that creating an elearning course was just the matter of taking an old PowerPoint presentation and publishing it in a …

Learning