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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

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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

LMS or VLE? Don't matter to me! Canvas? Let's see.

Come on down, stop on by, and today we’ll decide, an LMS to tryyyyyyyy!

Guess the reference and forever have the song stuck in your head for this blog post. 837 more words

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Imagining a New Course: Our Digital Selves

One of my relaxing and still intellectually engaging tasks for this holiday break is to write a proposal for an honors course at CMU. Designed as a first-year seminar for freshman honors students to get them engaged in critical thinking, inquiry, and sustained writing practices, each seminar must tackle a major issue relevant to students’ lives. 557 more words

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International Open Access Week is Oct. 24 - 30

Open Access (OA) literature is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. What makes it possible is the internet and the consent of the author or copyright-holder. 109 more words

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