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Quick and Dirty Accessible Self-Check Quiz with Just CSS and Tabindex

Something instructional designers like to do is build in self-check quizzes into online tutorials. It’s just a quick way to help learners determine if they are “getting” it or not. Unfortunately interactive elements have been notorious for presenting problems to … Continue reading

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Essay Buyer Beware

A few years ago, the Chronicle of Higher Education published a story that would scare the tweed socks off of any professor – the Shadow Scholar who writes custom essays allowing students to graduate with advanced degrees illicitly earned. The … Continue reading

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“But I don’t want deep learning”

An important tenet of constructivism is how important it is to build your own meaning by analyzing, discussing and reviewing data and issues from multiple perspectives. It is the path to the highest enlightenment in any topic. But what do … Continue reading

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TWT for Tue Sep 20

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TWT College of Comm Presentation

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Google Server Set Up and Neural Nets

The keynote at the CIC Tech conference by Charles Severance was very informative if you are interested in Google. There were several factoids that I found interesting, but what I noticed the most is that the Google server architecture is … Continue reading

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Remembering 1979

Here at ETS we are reflecting somewhat on the meaning of 1969 on its 40th anniversary and remembering where we were. To be honest, I was a little young for 1969 (although my mother swears I saw the moon landing). … Continue reading

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Crucial Conversations and Reality TV

Last week, I completed the last of the Crucial Conversations Training where Lisa reminded us to keep practicing. Fortunately, both my personal and work life provide plenty of opportunity so I am not too worried about practicing. However another important … Continue reading

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Latin on YouTube

Let it officially be noted that Latin has arrived on YouTube as well as Wicipedia Latina and no doubt somewhere on Latin Twitter. As you might expect, there are plenty of options on YouTube including Pope Benedict XVI and Bella … Continue reading

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Elizabeth’s Sample Tweets

This was an experiment where I posted random thoughts throughout the day in a text file instead of in Twitter. Enjoy (but know that I did edit them down). July 12, 2008 8:39 – Eating 2 chocolates before editing wiki. … Continue reading

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