Educators need to have strategies for instructional planning and design that will enable them to deliver content to their students that are relevant and applicable. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 

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Adaptive learning for career college students | New discussion by Ajibola Sijuwade

As students enter the career colleges for professional training such as nursing, they enter with various knowledge base, study habits and motivations.  The individualized adaptive learning tool w...


Assessment | New blog by Esther Montoya

Since everything in here is so flexible depending on the students actions, there are many concepts that may be touched upon in a simulation scenario. I will begin using instructor notes to cover ...

memorable handouts | New comment by Yvette Prior

This is a great idea - thanks. And I bet the colored paper also adds some enrichment (as color often does). Also, I know that many teachers do not always use papers or handouts (they think save a t...

Teaching with personalization in mind.... | New blog by Yvette Prior

My favorite takjeaway from the adaptive learning module was that teachers can approach their lessons with the aim of customzing. This can get the creative juices flowing and allows us to cater to stdu...

LMS | New comment by Yvette Prior

Wanted to say how interesting I found it that LMS is one of the many tech advances we have for learning adaptively.  Other advances inlcude websites, data aquisition, gaming, cloud based...

Tech Fear | New comment by Yvette Prior

Reply to Anne Clancy's post: Great idea Anne. Thx for the tip to run thru the tech 

Tech Fear | New comment by Yvette Prior

I think just set realistic goals and learn a little more tech each week. Also, be confident in the fact that you might still be developing your techy skills - it should not pull from your role as...

Lecture | New comment by Yvette Prior

Reply to marla Schlesinger's post: I agree - wel saud 

Lecture | New comment by Yvette Prior

I agree - lecture is only part of the information delivery - we need to have spurts of lecture with time to intercat and apply material - we also need to have time to digest. Some students might only...

prior class test | New discussion by karim touzri

when taking a prior class test, how to consider the involvement time that the assessment of the test takes?