How to Teach Online

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Undergraduate Students and Technology 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Educause Center for Analysis and Research (ECAR) have released their Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology for 2013. They …

PBL/Authentic Course Example: Peter Leong’s ‘The Akamai Consulting PBL Scenario’

<i>Updated 10/10/13</i><p><b>Week 5 Panel Discussion Webinar: Using Problem-Based, Real-World Activities in Online Classes 10/9/13, featuring Lani Uyeno and Peter</b> …

Responding to Authentic Learning Isn’t More Common

Thank you, Jim, for your thought provoking response to the question of “Why isn’t authentic learning more common?” with your post “Authentic Learning …

Authentic Learning Isn’t More Common — Because It’s Too Common?

Leanne Riseley, in “Moving Toward Authentic Learning” (10/7/13), raises a question asked by Marilyn Lombardi in “Authentic Learning for the 21st …

Jim's iFacilitate Blog

<i>Updated 10/10/13</i><p><b>Week 5 Panel Discussion Webinar: Using Problem-Based, Real-World Activities in Online Classes 10/9/13, featuring Lani Uyeno and Peter</b> …

Catching Up

I know this post is late, but I thought to try and catch up any way. I took notes on all the webinars for last week. The time difference makes it …

Quick Review of ‘Examples of Authentic Online Learning Activities’

Greg and TOMOOC staff, mahalo for “Examples of Authentic Online Learning Activities” (10/9/13). As a writing teacher, I naturally gravitated to …

Authentic Learning in Online Courses

The library at my school has a book entitled <i>A Guide to Authentic e-Learning</i> by Jan Herrington. Unfortunately, it is currently signed out.However, Jan …

How To Teach Online | Examples of Authentic Online Learning Activities

Below are videos of each faculty member describing their authentic learning activities. The presenter was asked to describe their project, and …

Thinking about authentic learning | Work and more work

After last night’s webinar I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about authentic learning. I have an assignment that I’ve used in F2F classes for both …

Remixing Reeves, Herrington, and Oliver’s 10-Point Criteria for Authentic Activities

I decided to remix the Reeves, Herrington, and Oliver criteria1 to better represent the phases and subphases in the overall process of developing …

How To Teach Online | Week 6 Self-Reflection

Week 6 is for self-reflection. If you chose to earn a Letter of Completion and Badge, you will need to complete a SELF-REFLECTION , on how you will …

One thing is painfully clear

Each of us develops our own unique understanding of the world. Many of those understandings are baked in long before we interact and learn from/with …

May I ask a question?

What I have my learners engaged with the material and thinking critically about what it means to them and their subject area? Now the kicker is if …

Moving Toward Authentic Learning

I enjoyed reading Marilyn Lombardi’s “Authentic Learning for the 21st Century: An Overview”. I thought it was very well written and agreed with the …

Mshin: An Authentic Question at Last

Mshin, in “How to keep their attention during a video or voiceover?” (10/7/13), says:<p>I am having trouble paying attention and staying interested when …

How to keep their attention during a video or voiceover?

So, I can’t say for sure how good a teacher I am (only my students know, I guess), but I am (have been in the past?) a very good student. I’ve always …

Massive Open Online Course: Hawaii - Learning, Building Community and New Skills online

I remember at University, when the veil of illusion dropped for me, unfortunately it was whilst I was still a Political Science undergraduate and in …

Teaching

Students constructing their own understanding

How could we use questions or problems to assist in helping students construct their own understanding? <br>"Education research has shown that an …

‘I Got Schooled’: Acclaimed Filmmaker’s Book on How to Fix Education

<i>I Got Schooled</i> is an ambitious book about education reform. The author M. Night Shyamalan is not an educator, policy analyst or even a parent of …

Textbooks should not drive instruction

According to Richard W. Paul and Linda Elder, in An Overview of How to Design Instruction Using Critical Thinking Concepts,<p>Studies have indicated …

Aloha from Veronica – my week 4 reflections | Veronica's Teaching Online Blog

My reflections in week 4 are a kind of mix of end of week 3 and week 4. So what did I do? I watched a recording of week 3 round-up and it felt like …

2013 Fall Global Conference on Education | UNIVERSITY of RIVERSIDE

PROGRAM & CALL FOR PAPERSNovember 15 – 16, 2013 – Ontario, California USA (Los Angeles Metro)<p>CONFERENCE LOCATIONOntario Airport HotelFormally Ontario …

Thank you, Jim, for revisiting so many interesting posts in your blog: I was especially interested your review of Julio’s posts. Thanks, Julio, for such thoughtful posts! : 1) I, too, worry …

Thank you, Jim, for revisiting so many interesting posts in your blog: http://jimifac.wordpress.com/2013/10/03/tomooc-fishing-in-week-4/<p>I was …

Week 3 catch-up/ thank you’s & Techie Questions about Voice Messages

I was hit by a nasty, nasty cold this week, so I’m a bit behind, but I want to <b>thank Rachel, Greg, Veronica, Sara D., Dawn</b> and others for responding …

How to Embed Youtube videos on Wordpress or Website 2013