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Effective Uses of Video in Higher Education

Effective Uses of Video in Higher Education

Image Source: Pixabay Learning Management Systems (LMS) are evolving to support a wide variety of eLearning tools that make teaching and learning easier for the students, faculty and staff of higher education. Combined with an effective content strategy, LMS can offer desirable eLearning content that improves student engagement and the online classroom experience. By theRead more about Effective Uses of Video in Higher Education[…]

eLearning Engagement with Nontraditional Students

eLearning Engagement with Nontraditional Students

Image Source: Pixabay With college enrollment declining over the past five years, many higher education institutions are constantly seeking small-scale solutions to create better learning opportunities and improve student retention. In a recent article published on EdTech, colleges and universities share their efforts to connect with nontraditional college students; students described as “25 and older,Read more about eLearning Engagement with Nontraditional Students[…]

Improving the Adoption of Education Technology

Improving the Adoption of Education Technology

Image Source: Pixabay There is a growing confusion over the definition and use of education technology among higher education faculty. How professors are incorporating technology in their classroom and lectures are also widely spread. While some use learning management systems like Canvas to allow their students to access and submit assignments. Others, prefer to recordRead more about Improving the Adoption of Education Technology[…]

Useful Presentation Resources for Faculty and Students

Useful Presentation Resources for Faculty and Students

Over the last year I have been asked to do a few short “How to make/deliver a presentation” presentations for some nursing classes. Originally, the request was for some Pecha Kucha sort of presentations, but the last two have been for more traditional length presentations. Maybe 10 minutes? Not sure, but I was given 15Read more about Useful Presentation Resources for Faculty and Students[…]

Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education

Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education

Image Source: Pixabay Digital learning technology (DLT) is an umbrella term that covers a wide range of technologies that “facilitates teaching and learning, from digital course materials and e-textbooks, to lecture recordings and learning management systems” (Kelly).  According to the Digital Study Trends Survey by McGraw-Hill Education, over 1,000 college students across the United States shareRead more about Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education[…]