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Weekly Roundup: March 28

  • “The New York Metro American Studies Association (NYMASA) invites applications to participate in our 2015 Summer Institute, …
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In an act of solidarity, I attempt my own homework assignment. Results are mixed.

Sometimes I look at my syllabus, months after I’ve written it and while I’m in the swing of teaching the class, and wonder what the heck I was thinking. 472 more words

Digital Tools

Digital Natives Still Prefer Print Books

Reading books on my iPad or my Kindle tires my eyes much more than reading print books.

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Educational Technologies

Bring Your Own Device

Should students bring their own mobile devices, such as Chromebooks, to computer labs instead of using computers furnished by their schools?

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Educational Technologies

Improving Google Hangouts

This year I’ve explored connecting classes via Google Hangouts. Students have really enjoyed having an authentic audience (another class) to discuss their reading and learning. 201 more words

Innovation And Learning

Using Digital Humanities to Make a Change: Aly's Final Project

Aly’s project is a website designed to promote and educate the public about her “Growing a Change” concept. This program is designed to encourage better nutrition on Aboriginal reserves and was developed in a previous class. 470 more words

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