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Seven deadly sins of online course design

Seven deadly sins of online course design | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
**The Edvocate is pleased to publish guest posts as way to fuel important conversations surrounding P-20 education in America. The opinions contained within guest posts are those of the authors and do...
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Timeless Quotes for Teaching and Learning Inspiration

Timeless Quotes for Teaching and Learning Inspiration | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
One of my New Year’s resolutions was to reread some of my favorite teaching and learning resources, especially those I haven’t looked at in a while. I’m enjoying these revisits and decided to share some random quotes with timeless insights.
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9 Things Enormously Productive People Refuse to Do

9 Things Enormously Productive People Refuse to Do | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
There is no magic formula for being enormously productive--just extremely good habits. Here are 9 that can help.
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Top 10 eLearning Trends To Watch In 2017 - eLearning Industry

Want to know about what eLearning Trends To Watch In 2017? Check what the future holds for online learning and the top 10 eLearning Trends To Watch In 2017.
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Our Top 11 Teaching and Learning Articles of 2016

Our Top 11 Teaching and Learning Articles of 2016 | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
As we prepare to put 2016 in the rearview mirror, we reveal the 11 teaching and learning articles that most resonated with Faculty Focus readers.
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Three Reasons Higher Education Should Prepare for Re-Gen - Eduventures

Three Reasons Higher Education Should Prepare for Re-Gen - Eduventures | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
For the last decade, millennial students have captured the attention of higher education. We’ve studied them, learned about their perspectives on the world
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Ineresting article about our next generation college students!
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6 Things Every Instructional Designer Should Know

6 Things Every Instructional Designer Should Know | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Every Instructional Designer Should Know these 6 Things.
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Using the Elements 4D app

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This is a neat tool for you Chem teachers!! 
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The Best Ways to Be Sure You're Legally Using Online Photos

The Best Ways to Be Sure You're Legally Using Online Photos | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
For generations, a picture was worth a thousand words. Now, in the social network age, a picture is worth a few hundred likes, some +1's, a handful of retweets, stumbles, tumbles, pins, and shares of all sorts. Oh, and those original thousand words.
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Seven Tips for Creating Community In Online Courses (EdSurge News)

Seven Tips for Creating Community In Online Courses (EdSurge News) | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
We’re in the age of the sharing economy. A few years ago, hopping into the backseat of a stranger’s car or sleeping in their guest room might have been a scary prospect. Today, companies like Airbnb and Uber have made sharing with strangers seem totally normal. Yet, online courses haven’t quite fi
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Lost (and Found) in Translation: What Online Students Want

Institutions offering online learning must translate the traditional classroom space into the online one based on what the students want and need. Students told us what that is.
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The unique internet search site your students don’t know about

The unique internet search site your students don’t know about | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
The Wayback Machine is a reference tool for the internet Age as basic as a dictionary. When was the last time you saw a student use it?
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The Six Tech Advances In Higher Ed That Are Preparing Students For The Future Of Work

The Six Tech Advances In Higher Ed That Are Preparing Students For The Future Of Work | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Tech is changing the traditional college experience. Here's what's happening now, and what's on the horizon.
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Education, Gaming Drive Virtual Reality Gear -- Campus Technology

Education, Gaming Drive Virtual Reality Gear -- Campus Technology | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Virtual reality devices will grow by nearly 85 percent for the next five years, driven in large part by gaming and educational applications, according to a new report from ABI Research.
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When the Teacher Becomes the Student

When the Teacher Becomes the Student | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Do you remember what it's like to be a student? Even brief visits to a colleague’s class and experiencing it as a student yields timely teaching insights.
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Let’s Practice What We Teach: Flipping Faculty Development

Let’s Practice What We Teach: Flipping Faculty Development | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Can we flip faculty development? Can we design faculty-centered learning experiences much the same way we design student-centered learning experiences?
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Response: "Ten Elements Of Effective Instruction"

Response: "Ten Elements Of Effective Instruction" | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
(This is Part Two of a two-part series. You can see Part One here) The question asked two weeks ago was: How can English Teachers Best Improve Their Craft? I've previously posted a number of responses that apply to this question, including a five-part series on teaching reading and another five-part series on teaching writing. I also shared additional resources in Part One of this series. Also in Part One, author/educators Penny Kittle and Carol Jago contributed responses. This week's post includes pieces from Jim Burke and David B. Cohen, as well as comments from readers. Response From Ji
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The advanced Google searches every student should know

The advanced Google searches every student should know | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
“Did he seriously just ask that?” Well yes, I recently seriously just asked a group of students if they knew advanced Google searches. And yes, the students got a good laugh from my question.
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The Four Responsibilities of an Effective Subject Matter Expert

The Four Responsibilities of an Effective Subject Matter Expert | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Learn about the four responsiblities for an effective Subject Matter Expert.
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Guy's Edu Blog

Guy's Edu Blog | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Writing Tech into Grants? You must read this first!
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An interesting blog "that focuses on ways that art, technology, and literacy can interact in all educational settings."
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50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom

Many critics of Twitter believe that the 140-character microblog offered by the ubiquitous social network can do little for the education industry. They are wrong.
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7 ways to address Common Core tech standards

7 ways to address Common Core tech standards | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Whether you're a novice or an experienced ed tech user, here are seven tips to get you started on meeting Common Core technology standards.
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13 apps that promote higher-order thinking standards

13 apps that promote higher-order thinking standards | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Mobile apps can also be used to promote the development of higher level skills and knowledge included in ISTE's NETS*S standards for students.
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Purdue U gets into competency-based education with new bachelor's degree

Purdue U gets into competency-based education with new bachelor's degree | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Accreditor approves Purdue's new competency-based bachelor's degree, which blends technical disciplines with the humanities and has a customizable approach designed more for a career than a first job.
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What’s Really to Blame for the Failures of Our Learning-Management Systems

What’s Really to Blame for the Failures of Our Learning-Management Systems | Instructional Design | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered why learning-management systems, which just about everyone on campus uses every day to keep classes running, seem destined to disappoint, year after year? I can tell you why. It’s because of a dirty word that academics don’t like to talk about: procurement.
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