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Andrea A. Lunsford
  I was struck a week or so ago when I read Benjamin Hoffman and Tayla Minsberg’s article, “The Deafening Silence of Colin Kaepernick” in The New York Times (. My interest was heightened because I had recently re-read some of Cheryl Glenn’s important work on silence, and especially on the difference between silence, which can be powerfully… (Show more)
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Stacey Cochran
If you are interested in introducing FYW students to primary research methods, An Insider’s Guide to Academic Writing provides an overview and general definitions of qualitative and quantitative methods appropriate for students in a first-year writing class. If you are new to teaching qualitative or quantitative methods to students, it can be a… (Show more)
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Ann Charters
Ann Charters is the author of The Story and Its Writer.   I’ve been a Kerouac fan since 1958, when I read his just-published novel The Dharma Bums.  In the 1950s, the overwhelming majority of Beat Generation authors were men who rarely wrote about women as independent, equally talented individuals or even as equal partners.  Ironically, in the… (Show more)
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Becky Anderson
How can leaning research enable educators and designers to improve learning experiences? In this 25 minute session, Dr. Jeff Bergin, VP Learning Research and Design and Dr. Becca Runyon, Manager Learning Research, will provide an overview of the core learning research principles that should drive learning experience design.   REGISTER HERE
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Becky Anderson
Using an approach that is data-informed, student-centered, fully immersive and just in time, we are transforming the look and feel of Sapling for General Chemistry. We have worked with YouTube sensation Tyler DeWitt to take Sapling to the next level. In this 25 minute session, Tyler will explain his approach to teaching General Chemistry and how…
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Becky Anderson
iOLab combines all the measurement devices and components needed for hundreds of physics labs in a single device and links them to a software solution for gathering data and recording results. The brainchild of Mats Selen and Tim Stelzer —  the same team that invented iClicker and Smart Physics — iOLab is truly a step forward. Come see Mats Selen…
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Becky Anderson
Achieve Read & Practice uses LearningCurve adaptive quizzing along with a mobile and accessible e-book to deliver content in a just in time fashion. In this 25 minute webinar, one of our early adopters — Vaughn Scribner from the University of Central Arkansas — is going to share his journey and experience with Achieve Read & Practice.    REGISTER…
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Becky Anderson
iClicker is an affordable and flexible way to improve learning for both instructors and students. It is also easy to use, and offers many options, and benefits. This webinar will provide a brief overview of the software as well as evidence based benefits published by our learning science team   REGISTER HERE
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Becky Anderson
Are you ready to save time and provide more effective grading and feedback for your students? Come learn about Macmillan Learning’s new video assessment powered by GoReact from Heather Halter, a former public speaking instructor who supports and consults with communication professors to effectively use technology in their courses.   REGISTER HERE
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