The Common Sense Census: Inside the 21st-Century Classroom

The Common Sense Census: Inside the 21st-Century Classroom Excerpt: Technology has become an integral part of classroom learning, and students of all ages have access […]

Building rapport with students [Agarwal & Lang] + 2 Q’s to ask in the last 5 mins of class

An excerpt from a recent e-newsletter from Pooja K. Agarwal, Ph.D. from RetrievalPractice.org Want more tips for building rapport with students? We highly recommend Professor […]

Educators (plus many others): You will benefit greatly from building your PLN on Twitter! [Christian]

From DSC: I ran into the posting below on my Twitter feed. I especially want to share it with all of those students out there […]

Will we see more of this bringing F2F Ss together w/ remote Ss? Could this help lower the price of obtaining a degree? [Christian]

From DSC: First a posting that got me to wondering about something that I’ve previously wondered about from time to time… College of Business unveils […]

Is Thomas Frey right? “…by 2030 the largest company on the internet is going to be an education-based company that we haven’t heard of yet.”

From a fairly recent e-newsletter from edsurge.com — though I don’t recall the exact date (emphasis DSC): New England is home to some of the most […]

Huge study finds professors’ attitudes affect students’ grades — and it’s doubly true for minority students. [Johnson]

Huge study finds professors’ attitudes affect students’ grades — and it’s doubly true for minority students. — from arstechnica.com by Scott Johnson Excerpt: Instead, the […]

Summary of the #LrnSciChat on 19 February 2019 on Dual Coding in Learning and Teaching.

Summary of the #LrnSciChat on 19 February 2019 on Dual Coding in Learning and Teaching. — from wakelet.com   Dual coding is simply combining verbal […]

For a next gen learning platform: A Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities / educationally-related “apps” [Christian]

From DSC: In a next generation learning system, it would be sharp/beneficial to have a Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities that you could […]

Is Teaching an Art or a Science? New Book Takes a Fresh Look at ‘How Humans Learn.’ [Young]

Is Teaching an Art or a Science? New Book Takes a Fresh Look at ‘How Humans Learn.’ — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpts: Eyler: That is […]

“Put it into practice…*do* what it says” — some active learning from Scripture.

Philippians 4:9 New International Version (NIV) — biblegateway.com 9 Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of […]

Especially meant for students: Some oldies but goodies on the best ways to study/learn!

The Lesson You Never Got Taught in School: How to Learn! — from bigthink.com by Simon Oxenham (from 2/15/13) Psychological Science in the Public Interest […]

Amazon has 10,000 employees dedicated to Alexa — here are some of the areas they’re working on [Hartmans]

Amazon has 10,000 employees dedicated to Alexa — here are some of the areas they’re working on — from businessinsider.com by Avery Hartmans Summary (emphasis DSC): […]

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