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The Importance of Teaching Your Students About Proper eWaste Disposal

Please Teach Your Students How Important it is for Electronic Waste to be Recycled Properly Do you have any idea how much electronic waste is littering refuse dumps or being shipped overseas where it is often stripped apart by people who are seriously risking their health and polluting their surrounding environment? A cell phone that […]
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St. Clair County Community College deploys strategic e-catalog solution designed to enhance student success, increase departmental efficiencies and put an end to the paper chase.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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Martha Pennington
SC4 marketing manager (810) 989-5766 mkpennington@sc4.edu

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Christy Wessel
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Education Technology Thought Leader Interview – Kathy Schrock

“It is not about the technology but about the higher order thinking skills …” Kathy Schrock has been supporting educators with pedagogically-sound practices for seamlessly embedding technology into teaching and learning since the early 1990’s. Through sites like Kathy Schrock’s Guide to Everything and kathyschrock.net she shares a wealth of resources and techniques for incorporating […]
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‘The Economist’ on online learning

Insight (2014) The democratisation of learning The Economist, September 26 This is a well-balanced and well-researched article on online learning in post-secondary education, even if it is very U.S.-focused. Doesn’t say anything new, but it covers the right ground. What I liked is that it places MOOCs within the broader context of what is happening […]
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Writing an open textbook: a mid-term report on the technology

I’m about half-way through writing my open textbook, ‘Teaching in a Digital Age.’ I’ve done about five and a half chapters, and I would like to share my views on the underlying technology that I am using, because, while it does the job reasonably well, we are clearly in the Version 1.0 stage of software development, from […]
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Fisk University Selects Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Enterprise as Its Higher Education ERP System

Cites Reliability, Ease of Use, and Improved Efficiency as Key Decision Criteria

St. Louis, MO: Fisk University, a private liberal arts university that is the oldest institution of higher learning in Nashville, Tennessee, has selected Three Rivers Systems’ CAMS Enterprise as its new enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. Founded in 1866, Fisk has played a leading role in the education of African-Americans, with faculty and alumni who ha...

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3D Printing can Inspire Collaboration and Innovation In Many Academic Subject Areas

A PSA to Parents & Teachers: Three Ways To Utilize 3D Printers with Kids for Educational Purposes As 3D printing continues to go mainstream, printers will become commonplace in schools and homes as they encourage hands-on learning. Just as the iPad made its way into classrooms across the nation, future generations will grow up with […]
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10 Creative Ways to Use Interactive White Boards in the Classroom

Inspiring Ideas to Help you get the Most out of the IWB in Your Classroom Over the last decade or so, Interactive White Boards (IWBs) have proliferated in schools in the U.S. and across much of the world. Some teachers have embraced them, and others, well … not so much. Unfortunately, some schools did not […]
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Argos and FormFusion Users! 2015 Evisions Conference Registration Now Open

Join Evisions for a full day of education and networking with peers on Saturday, April 11th at the Marriott New Orleans.  Register today.  The 2015 Evisions Conference is where you'll learn some tips and tricks to take advantage of the tools you already have and will allow you to meet the mandates you get in your job. The Evisions Conference has sessions aimed at helping increase your institution's success using the Argos and FormFusion.

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The Benefits of Learning-by-Doing With Business Simulation Games

Business Simulation Games are a Great way to Bring Active, Applied Learning into Business and Marketing Courses Of the many different forms of Active Learning made possible through modern instructional technologies, one of my favorites is Simulations. These can come in so many forms … Clinical Healthcare Simulations, Flight Simulations, Weather Simulations, etc. Today we […]