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The Basics of Blended Learning

Here is a short and sweet video on the basics of blended learning (from a K-12 perspective). The Basics of Blended Learning

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Passion, Projects & Play

A colleague of mine at Boise State, Jackie Gerstein, is interviewed by Howard Rheingold about Passion, Projects & Play and Restoring Creativity in the Classroom. Passion, Projects & Play: Restoring Creativity in the Classroom from DML Research Hub on Vimeo.

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The Flipped Classroom

So there is a lot of talk these days about the power of “The Flipped Classroom” (see this Google Search) I just found this great infographic on the topic on Twitter: Created by Knewton and Column Five Media  

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Video converters

I regularly meet with faculty who need to convert their videos from one format to another (e.g., they might have old wmv files that certain users can’t access). While I often start by recommending using a tool like YouTube (e.g.,

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Stop Using Windows Media Video (.wmv)

Every semester we get calls from faculty and students about issues viewing videos (almost always windows media video format) in Blackboard or eCollege (the two Learning Management Systems we use). While not always, most of the time these calls  come

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