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4C's Collaborative Comprehension Activity

The past week has found me presenting to both pre-service teachers (three times!) and to fellow faculty (just once), and with each audience I shared the same activity: the… 1,283 more words

Professional Development

mind mapping

My professional networks are very connected to professional groups on social media which absolutely changed the way I learn.  As journal articles and annual conferences were the primary source of new information, websites allowed for enormous amounts of information and resources to be stored and retrieved asynchronously.  337 more words

Ebook Friendly: 25 Sources of Free Public Domain Books

Ebook Friendly’s Piotr Kowalczyk provides an updated list of sites that offer free public domain books in electronic and audio format. Piotr writes:

Every year new publications enter public domain.  247 more words


Agoraphobia in education.

Addressing Educator “Fear of Open Space” (agoraphobia)

In the creation of a digital community for education, do we resist the idea of allowing our students into open spaces? 1,100 more words


Dr. Spoon's Ed Tech Blog!

Welcome to Dr. Spoon’s EdTech blog!  I am Dr. Sheila Witherspoon and I have been a college professor for twelve years; six of those years as an online instructor in masters and doctoral programs. 50 more words