eLearning


eLearning comes in two basic forms – synchronous training asynchronous training, but within those formats there can be several formats – blended learning, online learning, podcasting, video conferencing, etc.

Online Document Collaboration

I have used online document collaboration for a couple of years.  I have used it primarily with colleagues rather than students but I can see the potential for student interaction as well. I have used the document creation function with … Continue reading

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Investing in Professional Development for Technology and Inquiry Based Learning

Investing in Professional Development for Technology and Inquiry Based Learning is an overview of a professional development program called eMINTS, enhancing Missouri’s Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies. eMINTS is a statewide program similar to what I have tried to implement on … Continue reading

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How Web 2.0 Impacts Our World

A portion of Clay Shirky thesis is that one of the disadvantages of the Internet is the potential loss of independent thinking.  Crowd sourcing our thinking may have the potential impact of covert peer pressure to swing people’s thoughts and opinions … Continue reading

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