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“Dear Esteemed Author:” Spotting a Predatory Publisher in 10 Easy Steps

If you read the title and had some idea what it meant, you have probably received a letter from a dubious-looking publisher, asking you to submit your work. 2,262 more words


SHSU Online Offers New Multimedia Certification for Blackboard Faculty

We are proud to announce a new certification option for Blackboard faculty at SHSU.  Participants who complete the Multimedia in Blackboard Courses fully-online faculty development course will receive the “ 267 more words


(#312) Organizational Climate and Culture

Those who don’t understand the importance of relationship building
to affect culture change are not leading but simply taking a meandering walk.

At the end of this month I’ll address an audience in… 753 more words


Around Education in 80 days

I was recently reading a story about a little girl who goes blind and it made me wonder how the journey from seeing to blindness is similar to a student or faculty journey from a face to face classroom to completely online. 218 more words

Next Semester's "Better" Starts Now: Learning Our Lessons & Scaling Successes

With the various demands society is now placing on community colleges, we as faculty must do all we can to learn from and capitalize on hard won teaching experiences. 486 more words


Dr. Tania Mitchell Visits to Celebrate Community-based Learning and UNST Capstone: May 16 & 17, 2016

OAI is partnering with UNST in celebration of 20 years of the Capstone program.  We are fortunate to be able to bring Dr. Tania Mitchell to PSU on May 16 & 17.   638 more words

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Strategies to engage in productive difficult dialogues

It is often challenging to engage in productive “difficult dialogues” in the classroom. Faculty Focus just released a very interesting article that discusses seven different strategies to help. 190 more words

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