Connected Educator’s Month: Free Webinars for Faculty

Throughout the month of August, the U.S. Department of Education’s Connected Educators initiative will be providing opportunities for educators to participate in free webinars, forums, and other activities to learn about using technologies and strategies that enhance your teaching skills and improve student engagement in learning.   Continue reading

Support Active Learning: Embrace Mobile Tech

ipad-imageWhen used creatively, mobile technologies like the iPad have the potential to enhance the learning process by supporting communication and active learning.    Here is a great article I found at Magna Publication’s Faculty Focus, a free newsletter that publishes articles on effective teaching strategies for the college classroom: Be Not Afraid: Embracing the iPad and the Wonderful World of Apps in the Classroom.