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Episode 6: Cathy Cavanaugh

In this episode, we chat with Cathy Cavanaugh, Director of Teaching and Learning at Microsoft Worldwide Education. Dr. Cavanaugh provides us with a glimpse of

Episode 5: Michelle Licata

Our guest is Michelle Licata, Global Curriculum Coordinator for FLVS Global. Michelle’s work is focused on engaging educators and administrators in training and conversations about

Episode 4: Aubrey Francisco

In this episode, we chat with Aubrey Francisco, Director of Research at Digital Promise. Digital Promise is involved in a number of different projects aimed

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Blended Learning
Jamie DeWitt

Is Blended Learning a Fairy Tale?

  In Michael Horn (@michaelbhorn) and Heather Staker’s (@hstaker) new book “Blended,” blended learning implementation is examined and discussed. As the blended learning movement is

K-12 teachers needed for survey about OER

This request is from a doctoral student who needs teachers who are using OER to fill out a short survey. See her request below. I

Episode 3: Christina Jean

Christina Jean, Innovation and Blended Learning Specialist with the Colorado Department of Education’s Office of Blended and Online Learning, is our guest in Episode 3.

SITE 2015: March 2-6, 2015

We hope to see you at SITE 2015 in Las Vegas this week! Below is a list of the sessions that are categorized under the

Episode 2: Shawn Rubin

We sit down with Shawn Rubin, the Director of Blended Learning at the Highlander Institute, a Rhode Island-based nonprofit organization providing professional development and other

End-of-course assessments as quality assurance measures

Several states are using end-of-course assessments (EOCs) as quality assurance metrics for both online and face-to-face courses. Michigan is developing and implementing EOCs as part

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