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Blended Learning: Is it Right for You?

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Blended Learning: Is it Right for You?

The blended learning format can be particularly attractive to students, as it provides flexibility in being able to complete work on their own schedules, yet also offers face-to-face contact with instructors and fellow students.

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A Window into... Google Drawings Template

Last week, I was preparing an introductory presentation for my school staff on Google Drawings. To give them choice in their learning and allow them to learn and find resources that appealed to their needs, I wanted to provide them with time during the class for some guided independent learning, but I wanted to use Google Drawings to teach them about Drawings in such a way that they could then turn around use the same template for a different lesson in their own classes. 378 more words

Evolving Carpe Diem #sedaconf

GCU has a long standing history with the Carpe Diem learning design methodology.  GCU was one of the original pilot institutions Professor Gilly Salmon worked with as she was developing the process.  154 more words

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Testing with Technology - Taking The Hassle out of Assessment Day

Today’s Contributor: Nic Ryan

Nic Ryan is the fifth-grade ESL ELA teacher at Pleasant Hill Elementary. Nic enjoys running with his seven-year-old goldendoodle and is looking forward to welcoming his first child in January. 426 more words

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The Gift of Blended Learning

I’m so excited and happy to let you know we just launched another 24 1:1 iPad classrooms last week, boosting our #iPadAcademy teachers to 103. Every single time we launch new classrooms, I get a feeling of excitement. 622 more words



Today’s Contributor: Stacey Shapiro.  Zilker Elementary, 1st Grade Teacher

This is my 20th year teaching in AISD, and second year as our Campus Innovation Coach, and each year I’ve focused on technology in my classroom with my early childhood learners. 825 more words

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