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Learning from mistakes
Oct 29, 2018

He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery. - Scottish author Samuel Smiles

Learning Technologies
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Five Technology Tools To Consider Using in Your Course This Spring
Oct 24, 2018

Typically I avoid focusing on learning technology tools. It’s almost always a better idea to consider what you want to do in a course than to focus on a specific tool to use.

Nudges and Motivation
Oct 9, 2018

On the topic of motivation, and lack thereof, it is a mystery what may be going on in people's lives. 

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AsULearn tools for student success
Nov 27, 2017

Data and learning analytics are often used phrases in the education field lately.

AsULearn, Learning Technologies

Using Case Studies to Explore Topics
Nov 21, 2017

Winter can play havoc with a teaching schedule.

A Group We're Thankful For
Nov 13, 2017

The phrase “recommending body for the learning management system (LMS)” sounds pretty dull, but it’s an important group of folks

LMS Advisory Group, AsULearn
Toaster Turns Bread to Toast

Toaster's Dictionary to Collaborative Support
Nov 10, 2017

A complex world calls for an array of devices that seemingly does the same thing but is designed to perform task in a completely...

Combining Appalachian State's accessibility resources in a new website
Oct 16, 2017

The accessibility.appstate.edu website has a target go-live date of November 1, 2017.

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Quality does Matter! Some tips for online course development
Oct 16, 2017

It is well known that excellence in teaching is one of the cornerstones of our University.

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Zoom's new Side-by-Side View
Sep 28, 2017

Have you updated your Zoom app recently?  Now might be a good time, since Zoom just released an update that will provide a new 'side-by-side

Learning Technologies, AsULearn
Fall PD Opportunities

Fall Opportunities for Career Growth and Development
Sep 26, 2017

“Fall is a new season—a perfect opportunity to do something new, something bold, and something beautiful.”-Unknown

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Fall 2017 Professional Development Events
Sep 20, 2017

Fall brings lots of new excitement to campus, including a number of professional development opportunities for faculty and staff!

Professional Development Events