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Mid-semester Analysis

Hey Fellow Peers,

It’s already the end of October. Crazy how quickly time flew by! Just yesterday it seemed like PSL returned and all the white girls were jumping of joy (the media started it first!!). 149 more words


Study Blue: Online Flashcard Site

Study Blue (http://www.studyblue.com/) is an online service offering free study tools, including student-created flashcards and study guides. Students can create their own sets of flashcards on any topic they choose. 84 more words

Tech Spotlight

Self-Questioning Improves Comprehension

Students learn more effectively when they’ve had opportunities to review and rehearse key concepts discussed in class. One method for reviewing concepts is to use a self-questioning technique where students generate questions about course concepts and then attempt to answer those questions based upon what they have learned. 84 more words

Teaching Strategies


Prototype review

On Wednesday I had sent through my designs at that point to be printed and given back on Friday. Although I had developed the CAD model of those designs since the print it was still valuable to test the scale and functionality of the design concepts. 414 more words

Design For Mass Production Project


There is that one house down the street.  You know – the one that you drive by every morning, and think “what the heck happened there?” or “What were they thinking?!” 629 more words

Student Posts


So, for today’s Blogging 201 challenge, we are supposed to analyse our statistics.

You can find the challenge here:  http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_assignment/blogging-201-stats-analysis/

(Hereby reminding myself to create useful Ping Backs…) 1,310 more words

Blogging 201

Top 10 Ways to Improve Course Management

Why is Course Management Important?

Course Management involves utilizing technologies to support efficient use of time. This could include ideas like keeping grades in Blackboard instead of Excel because it’s already tied to the course and contains student information or using the assignment feature in Blackboard for students to submit papers through because it keeps all of the files in Blackboard and creates a column in the Grade Center automatically. 1,206 more words

Teaching Strategies