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Article: Research: 6 in 10 Millennials Have ‘Low’ Technology Skills

June 18, 2015 by

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We tend to think that our millennial students are the most tech-savvy class we’ve had yet.  But is that true?  New research shows that they might not be the techie problem solvers we often think they are. This is good to keep in mind when designing an online course!! Check out the article at: http://campustechnology.com/articles/2015/06/11/report-6-of-10-millennials-have-low-technology-skills.aspx

Article: Flipping Assessment: Making Assessment a Learning Experience

June 18, 2015 by

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“What’s been left out of the conversation about flipped classrooms, however, is why and how we might also need to flip our assessment practices.” This article is a great guide to improving your assessments when you’ve “flipped” your classroom.  The flipped classroom is a popular new o=model for blended courses.  See how to evolve your […]

“50 Shades of Grades”

June 17, 2015 by

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Faculty, are you feeling bound by your grade book?  All tied up by the options?  Well, whip it into shape with our new video, “50 Shades of Grades”!  This 10-minute video is full of tips and tricks to help you avoid potential knots in your grade book in D2L.  Distance Education’s Tracy DeBellevue guides you […]