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High Stakes Testing for Recruiting

My wife is a college adviser in private high school education and we marvel at the escalation of student anxiety regarding their application to universities. She sees this with great clarity and has many insights which are lost one me but one thing she has said many times is that something has gone badly wrong when freshmen are too fixated on their appeal to universities to take the time to discover who they are. 365 more words

Reflections

Wikis: Online Collaboration

A Wiki is a collaborative web page where multiple people can add, delete, and edit content. No programming language/HTML coding required. All members can post information, create pages, change layout and design, and remove what other members have posted.  402 more words

Writing

Using Blogs with ELLs

Blogging is an excellent way to get students communicating in an authentic setting.  The following “why & how” of using blogs with ELLs comes from the book… 384 more words

Writing

The End of Flight...

At the summative assessment point for the Exploratory unit students have the opportunity to present all of the work they have been assigned to do this term since September (which followed the theme of ‘flight’). 64 more words

Student Work

Timeline Update: UC Libraries Advisory Structure Assessment

Feedback surveys pertaining to the assessment of the UC Libraries Advisory Structure’s first year of operation have been administered and responses received from the Council of University Librarians, Advisory Structure Strategic Action Groups and Coordinating Committee members, Common Knowledge Group members, and LAUC Executive Board members. 61 more words

Council Of University Librarians

Own Your Development - Part 2

In your organization, who is responsible for developing professional talent? Who figures out how to maximize and develop talent to help the organization innovate and remain competitive? 628 more words

Leading Self