Monday, 04 June 2012 08:00

Info-what?! Infographic!

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Instructional StrategiesIn simplest terms, an infographic takes large amounts of information, data, or complex concepts, and breaks them down graphically to display their essential system or ideology. Usually, by representing material in an engaging and unified narrative, allows for a greater accessibility...

Thursday, 24 May 2012 08:00

Preparing a Lesson Plan

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Preparing a lesson planPlanning a lesson requires a lot more work than you may initially think as a new instructor, especially at the college level. Although you’re an expert in your field, planning and synthesizing all the material and course of action for your class commands a lot of organization, integration, and the ability to view...

Friday, 18 May 2012 08:00

Multiliteracies Theory

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MultiliteraciesThere is a new buzz-word out there and it’s called multiliteracies. This word has made its way into media, communication, the classroom; and it lends its way not only into how we interact but also how we learn.

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 08:00

Brainstorming

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brainstormingBrainstorming is a technique that allows the group to produce multiple solutions or ideas to a problem or topic. This activity includes many benefits and roles within the process, especially those of cooperation and leadership.

Wednesday, 02 May 2012 08:00

Buzz Groups

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Buzz GroupsFor the buzz group activity, learners are broken up into to small groups and presented with a problem or topic. In order to arrive at a resolution, they learners might discuss, brainstorm or research the issue at hand. In order to disseminate information and ideas...