Instruction

By Teresa Acosta | Curated articles, talks, and tool information for those interested in instructional design and educational technology

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

"The best moments in our lives are not the passive, receptive, relaxing times… The best moments usually occur if a person’s body or mind is stretched …

Shattering Mixed-Reality Technology for Education

CWRU takes the stage at Microsoft’s Build conference to show how HoloLens can transform learning<p>Last spring, Professor Mark Griswold told a global …

With Twitter, Statistics 101 Takes Flight

What do Katy Perry, LeBron James, the terrorist group known as ISIS, Pope Francis, and the students in my introductory course on business statistics …

Social Media

What Is Heutagogy?

“Heutagogy is the study of self-determined learning … It is also an attempt to challenge some ideas about teaching and learning that still prevail in …

The Difference Between Pedagogy, Andragogy, And Heutagogy

<b>The Difference Between Pedagogy, Andragogy, And Heutagogy</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Jackie Gerstein’s passionate thinking about learning is some of my favorite to …

Shifting From Pedagogy To Heutagogy In Education

<b>The Definition Of Heutagogy & Self-Determined Learning</b><p>by <b>Stewart Hase</b> and <b>Chris Kenyon</b><p><i>Ed note: This is part 1 in a series on self-determined learning</i> …

Pedagogy

The History Of Blended Learning

<b>The Blended Learning History</b><p>In order to create a <b>successful blended learning strategy</b>, it's wise to learn as much as possible about its key ideas and …

Learning

Making The Shift To Mobile-First Teaching

<b>Making The Shift To Mobile-First Teaching</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>The Big Idea Of Mobile Teaching</b><p>Changing the terms, spaces, and timing of learning by using …

Teaching

Interactive Video Learning

Add interactive questions, video branching, and rich media into the video's timeline to actively engage on mobile or web devices.<p>Easily find …

Learning

25 Essential Apps For Mobile Learning

<b>25 Essential Apps For Mobile Learning</b><p>Everyone seems to talk endlessly about the role smartphones and other mobile technologies play in today’s …

Steps Toward a Big Idea Syllabus

<b>Go to lunch with students.</b> Or just talk to them. Discover who they are and remind yourself what it is to be a student. It won’t take long to remember …

New Tools for Teaching and Scholarly Exploration

Where News Meets Its Scholarly Match

Besides Rosa Parks, many of the female heroes and leaders of the Civil Rights era…<p>This is a strange time for language. More than ever before it seems …