"Cul-brid" Learning

<![CDATA[Inside Higher Ed recently posted an excellent article for teaching international students, which highlights the need to examine the challenges in classrooms with both domestic and international students in what I would call a “cul-brid”...

“Cul-brid” Learning

Inside Higher Ed recently posted an excellent article for teaching international students, which highlights the need to examine the challenges in classrooms with both domestic and international students in what I would call a “cul-brid” (culturally hybrid)...

Creating A Fluid Learning Environment

It has been seven years since Apple released the iPhone, and we seem to be observing something like a “seven-year itch” in our love for mobile learning. As smartphones become consumer products, mobile learning’s hype is wearing off — mostly in a good...

Putting Technology to the Test

This may not be the best time to argue for educational testing given its bad press, given the many arguments against testing.  For instance, testing could reduce education to the dog wagged by its tail. Test-driven educators may focus narrowly on preparing students to...

Quick Start with Turnitin

Turnitin is a web-based application you can use to check plagiarism, grade student work and facilitate peer review among students.  It is used by an increasing number of ACU professors to manage class assignments.  It works best for grading various types of paper...

Student Enrollment with CourseSites

If you use CourseSites as the LMS for your coming semester, please be reminded that you will need to “invite” students to your course, and students will need to “confirm and register” to be able to get in to the course. In a way, this works...