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Solutions and Techniques For All Professors’ Common Problems

Solutions and Techniques For All Professors’ Common Problems

If you are a professor, then today is your lucky day. Thanks to Rick Reis and his well informing blog post, there are now a simple list of solutions towards those common difficulties that every professor has to face. We all know that teaching a class can be difficult, but teaching a class with students causing distractionsRead more about Solutions and Techniques For All Professors’ Common Problems[…]

What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses

What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses

A new mobile app is sweeping college campuses but not for good reasons. The app is known as Yik Yak, an anonymous virtual bulletin board which gives you the ability to post your thoughts for others to read.  But postings from college students aren’t what you’d expect. Postings range from inappropriate comments regarding sex, racism,Read more about What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses[…]

What Makes an Online Instructional Video Compelling?

What Makes an Online Instructional Video Compelling?

In an article published on Educause they take a look at findings from Columbia University’s School of Continuing Education (SCE) on what makes an online instructional video compelling. In order to gain insight into what videos received the most views, SCE used analytics provided by Kaltura, an open-source video platform. SCE also interviewed students toRead more about What Makes an Online Instructional Video Compelling?[…]