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Celebration of Learning: Brave, Resilient teachers

Last week during our Professional Learning session some of our teachers shared what they have been doing with their classes this year.  I probably need to give some background for this.   1,638 more words

Spaced repetition and the classroom: part 2

I suggested in my last post that vocabulary flashcard systems can have a useful role to play in blended learning contexts. However, for their potential to be exploited, teachers will need to devote classroom time to the things that the apps, on their own, cannot do. 1,748 more words

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Reflections on Unbundled K-12 Education

After hearing from Anant Agarwal discuss his article on “unbundling” higher education during T509 last week, I have found myself spending a lot of time thinking about the implications of an unbundled K-12 education system.   908 more words

DH Events this week

Sadly, these events conflict, but there are two great DH events this week. I very much encourage Honors 391a students to attend the first one. 238 more words

Blend of the month : #GCUGames On

So our first coffee club meeting has been and gone. We were delighted that such a good mix of colleagues (learning technologists, librarians, academic staff) came along. 83 more words

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Dive into Blended Learning!

The popular MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) from University of Central Florida (UCF) on Blended Learning is open for registration. The BlendKit Course is a set of subject matter neutral, open educational resources related to blended learning open educational resources related to blended learning. 95 more words

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Entering the Online School Marketplace

Recently, I sat across the table from a man who runs a $160M per year Charter Management Organization. He asked me I would do if I had a blank check to start a new virtual school. 600 more words

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