Measuring training ROI - is it really possible?

Customers often ask us “how do you measure training ROI?”. Which is funny, because when we started Yarno, we assumed everyone measured ROI. But the […]

Tech Tuesday: Working in PowerPoint’s Full Screen

I’ve written about my tip of the week microlearning adventure before and it had quite a good run. Ultimately situations and priorities conspired to end […]

Developing a learning culture: A framework for the growth of teaching expertise [Chick, Kenny, Berenson, Johnson, Keegan, Read, & Reid]

Developing a learning culture: A framework for the growth of teaching expertise — from facultyfocus.com by Nancy Chick, Natasha Kenny, Carol Berenson, Carol Johnson, David […]

“If we’re in higher education to educate, Jillian Joyce asks, what keeps college teachers from learning more about teaching?” [Joyce]

Why Don’t Educators in Higher Ed Take Education Classes? — from insidehighered.com by Jillian Joyce If we’re in higher education to educate, Jillian Joyce asks, […]

DC: Helping our students in K-20 learn how to learn. Post includes several resources re: metacognition.

From DSC: From an early age, we need to help our students learn how to learn. What tips, advice, and/or questions can we help our […]

Is Your Design Really “Responsive?”

  One of the biggest points of confusion I’ve seen evolve in recent years is how people use the word “responsive” when speaking about device-independent […]

“As educators, how do we prepare today’s students for a future employment landscape that is vastly different from what we ourselves have known?” [Niehoff]

Training today’s learners to be the hired guns of tomorrow — from gettingsmart.com by Michael Niehoff Excerpt: Freelancer. Free Agent. Independent Contractor. Consultant. Hired Gun. […]

DC: Reflections on “TV is (finally) an app: The goods, the bads and the uglies for learning” [Norris & Soloway]

TV is (finally) an app: The goods, the bads and the uglies for learning — from thejournal.com by Cathie Norris, Elliot Soloway Excerpts: Television. TV. […]

Winter Olympics: Stations

Winter Olympics: Stations State Standard: 1, 3, & 4 Equipment: Ribbon sticks, scooters, paper plates, bean bags, target, hockey sticks, hockey nets, small hoops or mini […]

30+ ideas on how to use #MicrosoftEdu in the classroom

A while ago I created a Padlet to curate some ideas for using Microsoft’s tools in the classroom. The Padlet has had some great engagement […]

What is Better Learning?

  As I begin my 19th year at Cinecraft, I’m taking time to reflect on our team’s accomplishments in 2017. We’ve collaborated with amazing new […]

Mobile learning and Learning Central

I have recently been investigating the delivery of mobile learning via Blackboard mobile applications for the blog. Learning Central users have access to a mobile […]

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