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Online courses, and Moodle, and Pedagogy… Oh my!!

One of our brilliant instructional designers shared with me an experience he recently had with one of Fuller’s brilliant faculty members.  It went a little something like this: Faculty member:  I want to do [this] in my course, how do … Continue reading

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Cap for Online Courses

I’m exploring the limits of online course enrollments per course – or rather re-visiting ways to include more people in online courses.  I’m excluding MOOCs from the discussion at this point, though I would love to know if you’re doing … Continue reading

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Moodle 2… *check*

The Distributed Learning and I.T.S. offices at Fuller have been crazy busy transitioning from Moodle 1 to Moodle 2 over the past few months.  It is now complete!!  We are starting the Fall 2012 term fresh on Moodle 2 and … Continue reading

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Power of images in online courses

It’s time for new calendars, most with lovely photos marking each month of 2012. It is also time for Fuller Online students in Winter 2012 courses to introduce themselves, and many of them will share photos of themselves with fellow … Continue reading

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“Don’t Lecture Me!”

Is this really so controversial?? (this is a 50-minute audio – but VERY interesting)

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“May I be excused…”

Gary Larson always strikes a chord on various levels with his Far Side cartoons, but this one grows more poignant for me the more I work with students and faculty.  (Besides, how can you go wrong with such an aptly … Continue reading

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“Teaching teaching, understanding understanding?

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en If you are a faculty member concerned with whether or not your students are actually learning, this is a 19-minute video that’s worth your time .   No matter where we teach (F2F or online) , if we want to … Continue reading

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