Tag Archives: Tools

Minecraft world

Evidence: Video of Minecraft world created Learning Outcomes: Plan learning opportunities most suitable to the strengths and challenges of a variety of mobile learning and gaming environments Develop skills to optimize learning experiences through personalization based on characteristics, needs, stages … Continue reading

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Digital Learning Conference

I recently had the pleasure of attending the 2015 Digital Learning Conference (#2015DL)put on by Randy LaBonte (@rlabonte). Charlene Stewart (a colleague & OLTD cohort member) attended with me. We were also fortunate enough to see two other instructors Mary … Continue reading

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Online Labs in a Blended Class

Here is the presentation that Charlene and I did at VIU on how we integrated online labs in a blended class: Integrating Online Labs in a Blended Class using D2L You can find the videos to all presentations here: http://wordpress.viu.ca/council/viulearn-d2l-show-and-share/

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Virtual vs Physical Labs

One emerging or disruptive innovation in education right now is Virtual Labs. I just completed a seminar on Virtual Labs and wanted to capture my thoughts here. Virtual labs create opportunity to: Play – it is safe to mix, try, … Continue reading

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Cloud Tool Analysis

Evidence:¬†Cloud Tool Analysis Form Learning Outcomes: Critically assess and evaluate resources for best practice in online learning Identify appropriate use of cloud tools in an online course Create assessment and evaluation methods/tools most suitable to the strengths and challenges of … Continue reading

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Cloud Tool Analysis

Anytime you are interested in using an online tool with your students it is important to analyze it fully. I have created a simple word table to analyze cloud tools in an education setting. ¬†This form is not designed to … Continue reading

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Cloud Tools in Online Courses

Right now I work at Vancouver Island University (VIU), teaching Math and Biology in adult education and love it. A few years ago, I decided to teach my Biology course in a blended format (part online and part face-to-face) as … Continue reading

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Mind42 Resource Package

Evidence: Mind42 resource package with risk analysis Learning Outcomes: Develop emergent expertise with at least one social media tool for education. Develop 2-3 developmentally appropriate activities for tool. Create content for student training to address tool use and management of … Continue reading

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Social Networking Platforms

In my personal, professional, and educational life I use various Social Networking Platforms (SNP). According to Wikipedia (Social Networking Service, 2014) SNP are a place to build networks or relationships, connecting people with similar interests or activities. These usually global … Continue reading

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Resources

For an up-to-date list of my resources, check out my Symbaloo page. Here are links to the Program I am taking: Online Learning and Teaching Diploma OLTD Learning Outcomes

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