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Problem of Practice Final Design Report

The culmination of the work completed in CEP 817 entailing the use of the Stanford d.school Design Thinking Process is included within my Problem of Practice Final Design Report for Increasing Student Retention in Online Courses for review: … 10 more words

Design Thinking

My Fledgling Thoughts on Blended Learning

When the ONL171 course embarked on this topic, I must confess that my initial thoughts on blended learning were at best scant and superficial. I’ve learnt much in the weeks since, but short of applying what I’ve learnt and designing a blended learning course, I daresay there’s still a lot of room for me to learn and improve where this topic is concerned. 630 more words


Social Media Language Learning

Just imagine if all the time you spend on your phone, laptop or tablet could be helping you master a foreign language.

Social Media Language Learning connects interactive social media channels with language learners. 343 more words


School Privatization Explained

The Network for Public Education has recently published the School Privatization Explained toolkit to educate the public on the harms of privatization and to encourage informed decision-making when approached with so-called solutions marketed in the name of “school choice.” The document includes two-page summary responses to each of the following questions: 719 more words

Civil Rights

Infographics: Adapting to Online Learning

In an era where educational resources like tablets and Blackboard based courses are as common today as hard cover books and three ring binders were 20 years ago, thousands of degree-seeking students choose to participate in online learning. 111 more words


Programming with Scratch

The first week of CS50x is an introduction to the course and an introduction to thinking in the same way as a computer. As an introduction to programming and the logical steps that a computer takes I was introduced to an online programming environment called Scratch. 330 more words


Why I chose Udacity’s Digital Marketing Nanodegree

As a marketing professional having many years of experience in IT, I have enjoyed a hybrid career that caters to both technology and marketing/sales. When digital marketing exploded, my IT background afforded me opportunities that demanded fast learning of new technologies and effective executions of campaigns. 591 more words

Digital Marketing