The 10th Annual Sloan Consortium Blended Learning Conference and Workshop will be held on July 8-9, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee. This year’s conference theme, Trend to Blend: Lessons from the Field reflects a renewed interest in blended learning while emphasizing the importance of research and proven effective practices of the past decade in guiding our future. Although the field of blended learning is not new, we are witnessing a revival in interest around…See More
Does your institution lack adequate classroom space to meet enrollment demand? Do you have limited instructional resources and wonder if blended learning can provide solutions? Institutions of higher education around the world are using blended learning to meet institutional goals, enhance student learning, facilitate student access and find solutions to address diminishing resources. Faculty members and instructional designers use blended learning as a means for enhancing teaching and…See More
"Sara- I have taught in a younger preschool classroom and used a more emergent, self-directed approach to handwriting. We used some of the HWT materials but never worked straight from the curriculum.
I am, however, very well versed in using…"
"I think it really depends on the professional development. If it is self-selected and self-driven, then it can be very effective. Most of the PD mandated by my school and district is not as helpful. It generally feels like a chance…"
"I am in the unique position of teaching Pre-K in the morning and 1st math, reading, spelling, and phonics in the afternoon. Wondering if anyone can answer a couple of questions for me . . .
1. for Pre-K I teach Handwriting Without Tears…"
Dear Fellow Educators: My name is Katherine Maloney and I am a doctoral student at the University of Phoenix. My dissertation focuses on how educators are using their Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) for professional development purposes. I need your help. Please click on this link if you are able to spare 5 minutes or less of your time to complete a short survey containing 13 questions concerning your use of a PLN for…See More