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Instructional Technology and Science of Learning Web Recap, w/e 04-27-19

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Informative, inspiring, or just plain interesting education and digital technology content from across the web, posted on Twitter over the past week and collected here to share with our blog readers.

EmergingEdTech Teaching Technology Tweet Wrap

This week in the wrap … several pieces exploring the science of learning and leveraging it to teach well, the challenges and benefits of teaching online, a look at how one New York school has gone all in on digital, reasons who outsourcing online program development is a bad idea, lessons in being a discerning media consumer, and more to explore! 

Blended learning: the new normal and emerging technologies (study)
https://educationaltechnologyjournal.springeropen.com/articles/10.1186/s41239-017-0087-5

The Secret to Quickly Learning New Skills, According to Science
https://thriveglobal.com/stories/the-secret-to-quickly-learning-new-skills-according-to-science/

The Highs and Lows of Teaching From Afar
https://www.insidehighered.com/digital-learning/article/2019/04/24/online-teachers-can-work-anywhere-its-not-always-easy

Impressive long term, strategic effort by SUNY Oswego: “The Digital Campus”
https://er.educause.edu/articles/2019/4/suny-oswego-the-digital-campus

Neuroscience Research: 5 Ways To Superior Teaching
https://www.coolcatteacher.com/neuroscience-research-5-ways-to-superior-teaching/

Online learning ‘app’-ortunity for budding digital entrepreneurs
https://www.opengovasia.com/online-learning-app-ortunity-for-budding-digital-entrepreneurs/

For Colleges, Outsourcing the Virtual Future (i.e. OPMs) Is a Bad Idea
https://www.edsurge.com/news/2019-04-22-for-colleges-outsourcing-the-virtual-future-is-a-bad-idea

How one small college helps its students find ‘purposeful work'
https://www.educationdive.com/news/how-one-small-college-helps-its-students-find-purposeful-work/552695/

National Report Calls for More Focused Studies of Digital Apps and Games to Enhance Pre-teen Learning and Development
https://www.umass.edu/newsoffice/article/national-report-calls-more-focused-studies

Checkology – Lessons in Being Discerning Media Consumers
https://www.freetech4teachers.com/2019/04/checkology-lessons-in-validating-online.html

Teachers to be schooled in science of learning: A new yearlong program aims to expose educations to new brain research
https://www.localdvm.com/news/i-270/teachers-to-be-schooled-in-science-of-learning/1953936590

Key takeaway from blended learning research: all of the instructors engaged in blended learning had the common goal of improving the student experience and learning, and as a whole they (Ss) did better (Future Trends Forum, April 26th, 2019)

 

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