Nothing gets those neurons firing like active learning. Active Learning Definitions: NMC’s compilation of definitions University of Minnesota’s definition The 21st Century Learning Experiences AQIP team would like to know what you think about active learning at NMC. What do you consider ACTIVE LEARNING? And How should ACTIVE LEARNING be measured in the classroom?… Continue Reading What is Active Learning?
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Beginning next week, the Education Media Technologies department will have on-site “office hours” in three different buildings around NMC. It will be like Festivus! Each week a EMT staff member will be on hand for a two hour period to help answer any questions instructors may have regarding Moodle, technology, course development, yada, yada, yada,… Continue Reading Out There and Lovin’ Every Minute of It!
All of us have blog ideas to share from our personal practice that would benefit others, yet choosing the relevant information to share can be as challenging as learning to fish. Fortunately, there are some guidelines to help writing edublog entries. Much like a fishing tackle box, certain elements combine to meet any contextual need.… Continue Reading Ideas worth sharing, but what is the lure?
It’s the start of the semester. Choices abound on how to be successful. Others give you advice, the web is full of advice, and you give yourself advice based on past experience. How do you or any instructor sort through all of the advice and stay true to their objectives? Based on years of experience… Continue Reading Variations on a theme as the crux of creativity
A new, one-stop shop for all NMC instructors that includes teaching resources, educational technology, upcoming events, professional development, 21st Century teaching and learning practices, and more. Teaching @ NMC allows faculty to easily find: Teaching Resources Forms Moodle Help Professional Development Information This new site should help eliminate the need… Continue Reading New NMC Instructor Site: “teaching @ NMC”