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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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Welcome Zoom - CAE Collaborative Support Services and the QEP Challenge
Sep 12, 2016

Zoom probably brings up thoughts of a sports car, or a popular PBS show your kids once watched, or you watch (I

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Lightboards -- for presenting and narrating formulas and other graphical concepts
Sep 9, 2016

We've probably all seen movies where a military strategist draws battle plans on a pane of glass using a colored marker, and the plans appear to... Learning Technologies

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Extending Time on AsULearn Quizzes
Aug 29, 2016

If you are using AsULearn’s Quiz tool, a common request by students is to have extended time based on their accommodations plan filed with t

AsULearn, Learning Technologies
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Faculty and Staff are invited to join "The Mindful College Classroom" Learning Community
Aug 29, 2016

Calling all faculty and staff - join a new Learning Community focused on the "Mindful College Classroom".

Learning Communities

Closed captioning services are now available on campus!
Aug 22, 2016

Administrators, faculty, and staff now have the option to have closed captions made for their material.

Video Captioning
 Executive Director Candidates Presentations Announced

Executive Director Candidates Presentations Announced
Aug 16, 2016

Our search committee for the position of Executive Director for the Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) has been working hard this summer to...

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New Department, New Website
Aug 2, 2016

Welcome to the newly formed Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) and our brand new website!

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LMS Advisory Group Membership Fall 2016
Jul 27, 2016

The LMS Advisory Group works with the Center for Academic Excellence to set strategic priorities for Appalachian State's learning management... LMS Advisory Group

MoodleMoot Review
Jun 29, 2016

The MoodleMoot US 2016 conference was a great experience for the team.

Conferences