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AI to Support Traditional Learning

AI to Support Traditional Learning

Image Source: Pixabay In the era of online education, educators are continuously looking for new ways to integrate AI technology to build and support a sustainable future in higher education. In recent years, many universities have adopted chatbots—serving as virtual teaching assistants—to help students with navigating through online courses and answering fundamental questions regarding deadlinesRead more about AI to Support Traditional Learning[…]

Global Accessibility Awareness Week (GAAW) at UW Bothell! May 14-18, 2018

Global Accessibility Awareness Week (GAAW) at UW Bothell! May 14-18, 2018

What is GAAD? Global Accessibility Awareness Day. As posted on their website, “The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) access/inclusion and people with different disabilities.” The UDAL Core Team at UW Bothell is hosting the 2nd annual celebration to spread awareness about this diversityRead more about Global Accessibility Awareness Week (GAAW) at UW Bothell! May 14-18, 2018[…]

Leveraging Social Media to Improve Student Collaboration

Leveraging Social Media to Improve Student Collaboration

Image Source: Pixabay The continual growth of social media—as a form of classroom technology—has brought new avenues and environments for students to communicate and collaborate with one another. More importantly, these environments shape the ways students portray their willingness and openness to work with others specifically in online learning environments. As such, educators across theRead more about Leveraging Social Media to Improve Student Collaboration[…]

Education Technology for Adult Learners

Education Technology for Adult Learners

Image Source: Pixabay A new report published by Luminary Labs aims to draw attention and create further investment to the types of education technology that brings a positive impact on the learning experience of adult learners. For this reason, the report highlights five key areas where improvement can be made: first, supplementing the instructor; second,Read more about Education Technology for Adult Learners[…]

Save the Date… 2nd Annual Global Accessibility Awareness Week, May 14-18

Save the Date… 2nd Annual Global Accessibility Awareness Week, May 14-18

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is almost here. The UDAL Core Team at UW Bothell is hosting the 2nd annual celebration to spread awareness about this diversity topic. We will have workshops and presentations to educate our campus on accessibility awareness on Tuesday, May 15, Wednesday, May 16 and Friday, May 18. There will also beRead more about Save the Date… 2nd Annual Global Accessibility Awareness Week, May 14-18[…]