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Beyond Worksheets, A True Expression of Student Learning

This is the 4th part of my 4 part series on “The New Economy of Information” 


Perhaps the most important effect of the new economy of information is the need to make sense of information that is around us. 30 more words


When they start trusting

The fourth week of the quarter is over for me, and this is my favorite part of the term. Everyone has gotten into the homework routine, and they’re starting to know what I expect. 161 more words


As Hope for Ferry Survivors Fades, Stories of Heroism Emerge

Tales of young crew members helping passengers escape the doomed Sewol ferry are emerging in the aftermath of its sinking off South Korea. At the same time, the official… 157 more words

Kelli Sheehan

My name is Kelli Sheehan and I am a Senior at Umass Amherst. I listen to Hip Hop music almost daily. I used to dance ballet, jazz, and hip hip from age 3 to 12. 147 more words


First official day on the job

So, whilst I’ve been attending the lectures, working in the tutorials and even observing in an actual classroom, there was nothing that quite prepared me for standing in front of a group of 30 students and trying to teach them something. 750 more words


Because I'm happy

This morning was a rough one for me. At one point, a friend took one look at me and just hugged me. I started to cry, and he held me patiently and tightly. 163 more words


Social Media for Higher Education Webinar

As social media coordination and development is part of my responsibility as web content manager for Spring Hill College, I’m always on the lookout for great information or new programs that might give our school an added boost. 785 more words