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Weed Science Has No Ethics Statement

I had never thought to look through the website for my professional society until tasked with doing so for this course.  Though I was able to find a general mission statement for the field of weed science, there was no mention of ethics statements within it.   95 more words

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You Only Have Three Wishes...

You only have three wishes…what are you going to change about higher education? As you ponder and recall your experiences in higher education it may or may not surprise you that three wishes are not going to get the job done. 269 more words

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Teaching Statements…The Take Aways

First and foremost lets take a minute to reflect on the purpose of a teaching statement and what such a statement should provide to its reader.According to Concordia University in Portland, Oregon the  reason we have teaching statements goes beyond the idea of meeting application requirements. 205 more words

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MOOCs And Cookies?

Before this semester I had never once heard the term MOOC and just incase you are unaware of the acronym it stands for Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). 256 more words

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Remixing The Remix

Let me start off by saying that this post will not be offering any types of musical remixes (as the title may suggest) but instead will discuss the ideas of what would be considered “remixing” in research. 205 more words

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MOOCs for all, all for MOOCs?

In general there is certainly nothing wrong with the concept of MOOCs.  They offer a much broader access to education that is not possible with small traditional classroom style teaching.  203 more words

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"Stay Thirsty My Friends"

“You can lead a horse to water, put you can’t make it drink.”

Mary Ellen Weimer’s Learner-Centered Teaching discusses different classroom climates that are conductive to learning and build student autonomy and responsibility. 153 more words

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