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Flipped Learning

In this blog, I’ll explain how I have become so interested in and enthusiastic about the potential of flipped learning. This is a moderately adapted report I wrote for my current corporate training centre (the PTC) within the British Council in Bangkok. 1,404 more words

Instructional Design

MOOC Cheating Prevention

In an article in Campus Technology, Dian Schaffnauser published information on students cheating in MOOCs that MIT discovered through some rather fancy algorithms.

Researchers from… 583 more words


10 Technology Trends in Education

Now that technology is affordable more people have access to education. However, education is not necessarily enhanced by the technology. Technology is a tool to facilitate learning, it is not a “silver bullet”. 240 more words


Students MIA during synchronous sessions: What's it Mean?

The synchronous session in an online class is essential for building community among the students and for strengthening the relationship between the student and the teacher. 2,089 more words


Schools Creating Own Edtech Tools

Mary Jo Madda
Aug 13, 2015

Across the country, schools want students to focus more on learning concrete skills than abstract concepts. This approach often goes by the name of “competency-based learning,” which emphasizes skill proficiency over grades. 203 more words

Educational Technology

E-Portfolios and Gamification

The University of Notre Dame won the Campus Technology 2015 Innovators Awards. Campus Technology published the details in the article Pairing E-Portfolios with Badges to Document information Learning… 462 more words


The Future of Learning Management Systems?

As part of the 2015 Summer Institute on Distance Learning & Instructional Technology (SIDLIT) held in Overland Park, Kansas, on July 30, I had the opportunity to hear Dr. 749 more words