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Pedagogy and Learning

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Instructional Strategies / Pedagogy

  • Ice Breakers Activities at the start of a class session can serve many purposes. Learn some of these purposes and how ice breakers work.
  • Facilitating Every Student in an Online Course Article discussing how the online course facilitator is charged with the task of developing the skills of these non-ideal students while creating a learning environment suitable to various needs, preferences, and abilitites
  • Online Response Time Are you always racing the clock when you teach an online course? In this Pointer and Clicker article you will find time management tips to integrate into the design of your course. Specifically, the discussion explores online response time for three areas of online courses: e-mail messages; asynchronous conferencing and homework/tests.
  • Elements of Instruction
  • Presentation? Motivation? Participation? - Simple Answers to Complex Questions
  • Providing Feedback
  • MOOCs - Education blogger writes on 99 Best online college resources on open courseware and MOOCs
  • Learning Theories - A very basic look at how we learn.

Learning Strategies