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TEDx Video on how coursera works Good reasons to have interactive material online and some neat ideas that may be used when creating some blended components to use in one’s course.

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Blended Learning 101 – The Diaz model The 10 blended questions check list is the third document link under Handout and Resources on the linked page above. Blended Learning Tool kit : An interesting site with some examples and resources … Continue reading

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Discussion Thread #5: Questions and Concerns

Please use this thread to express and explore unanswered questions or concerns with the college’s e-learning strategy. View the ongoing discussion here: Thread #5 – Questions and Concerns

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Discussion Thread #1: E-learning Strategy and GAS role

The School of General Arts and Sciences is unique because we are primarily a service school. How does this inform our participation in the college-wide e-learning strategy? Should our school play a special role in the college’s strategy? Do you … Continue reading

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Creating On Line Learning Communities

I love the definition of a learning community presented in this article. It is focused on constructivist learning principles …an approach whereby learners are actively involved in creating knowledge often through their own experiences, rather than passively receiving information.  Constructivist … Continue reading

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The State of Our Virtual Campus

“Be positive, Bill.  Focus on what is going right.”  I need to have this message taped onto my bathroom mirror in the morning so that I do not stray.  Maybe a tatoo would work….Alright.  As I work at the McRae … Continue reading

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Welcome to GAS e-learning committee page

Here is the space where we will share resources and updates with each other and back to the school….

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