Upcoming Webinar – Student Readiness
On November 30, 2010, at 2:00 – 3:30 est, Sloan C will be sponsoring a webinar with SmarterServices called “Are Your Students Ready for Distance Learning.” Register today it is FREE! In today’s economy student retention is important – especially for distance education programs. In this presentation learn how that over 300 colleges and universities […]
10 Rules for Teaching in this Century
What are the 10 rules for teaching in this century? According to an article published by Campus Technology, they’ve put together a strong list. 1. Re-examine and adopt the move from teaching to learning. 2. Re-visit the accountability measures on your campus. 3. Make a corollary change in assessment; focus on evaluating evidence of learning. 4. Insist […]
Can Money Create Ethical Dilemmas?
Recently I was talking to a parent who has a child that attends a local elementary school. We were discussing homework and tests. She was telling me how the teacher usually sends home study sheets with the questions that will appear on the test and appropriate answers to study. Puzzled, I asked her isn’t that kind of […]
Next Week is National Distance Learning Week
Sponsored by United States Distance Learning Association, next week is National Distance Learning Week! To learn more go to http://www.usdla.org/ndlw/. For a list of FREE webinars with topics ranging from integration of virtual education, blended learning to virtual worlds and mobile learning click here.
Top 10 Reasons Why you Need SmarterMeasure
With SmarterMeasure you can: Receive data about students’ learning styles. Collect data about students’ technical skills. Foster dialogue about eLearning challenges. Provide remedial resources to students. Save money by retaining current students. Help students identify their weaknesses. Identify students’ opportunities for improvement. Meet accreditation requirements. Promote accountability among distance learners. Collect data about your students […]