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Notes from “Emerging Technologies in Online Learning” #fsi2015

Notes from the “Emerging Technologies in Online Learning”, presented by Carrie Levin, Emily Boles, Michele Gribbins, and John Freml, University of Illinois Springfield at the 2015 Faculty Summer Institute More resources for how to use these for educational purposes posted at http://go.uis.edu/fsi Sample cameras & devices Or, try Google Photosphere on iOS, Google Camera app for … Continue reading

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Notes from “Getting Off to a Good Start with Student Engagement” #fsi2015

Notes from “Getting off to a Good Start with Student Engagement”, presented by Laurie M. Erickson, Harold Washington City College of Chicago and James Klock, Benito Juarez High School, Chicago, at the 2015 Faculty Summer Institute A story of disengagement – low attendance, eyes glazed over in class, missing assignments The first day of class is … Continue reading

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Notes from “25 Things Every Instructional Designer Needs to Know” #FSI2015

Notes from “25 Things Every Instructional Designer Needs to Know” presented by Jay Sternickle of Joliet Junior College, at the 2015 Faculty Summer Institute. Full resources available at http://www.Tech4Teachers2015.Weebly.com Four takeaways Tell a story Most importantly, tell a good story (and help them create their own stories), because stories become experiences. Use design to help students … Continue reading