Having knowledge about learning and delivery theories is important for educators as they select content for their courses.  This background in learning and application will aid them in selecting their course content and delivery methods. 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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The Value of Critical Thinking | Origin: ED116 | New comment by Richard Ullery

The biggest challenge with youger students is if they cannot get "instant"results to a problem most will not invest the time or effort to engage in critical thinking even after they process is...

Emotional Intelligence: A Context | Origin: ED139 | New comment by Joy Summerville

The course thus far has reaffirmed my belief in the fact that, as educators, we have a responsibility to be self-aware and empathetic. However, administrators play a direct role in this. The move to...

Theories of Adult Development | Origin: ED208 | New comment by Jaime Castillo

The learning of adullt students various at their age. Accoording to the module us as instructors can guide students based on the learning perspective of the life cycle of each student. 

Characteristics of the Adult Learner | Origin: ED208 | New comment by Jaime Castillo

Every student has different motivating factors to improve their career. Adult leaners with family seem to have more urgency in completing their training. Younger adults seem to lack motivation to...

Teaching the Adult Learner | Origin: ED208 | New comment by Jaime Castillo

Every student has a different learing style and is is important to learn each student's background and goals. 

Theories of Adult Development | Origin: ED208 | New comment by Vicente Smith

Learning is continuous and lookng at different individuals learning perspective.  It is great to put other experience in your toolshed to complement your learning and teaching style.

Characteristics of the Adult Learner | Origin: ED208 | New comment by Vicente Smith

We have to determine how students learn to ensure that we can reach everyone.

Impact on Education | Origin: ED139 | New comment by Anwar Chowdhury

Reply to Ann Nelson's post:I am totally in agreement with you here Ann and just to add my thoughts to your nice post, yes intelligent teachers can motivate their students but to a certain point,...

Impact on Education | Origin: ED139 | New comment by Anwar Chowdhury

When teacher are emotionally intelligent they can certainly lead their students to success as they themselves learn how to achieve success through non-lenear process in their academic (learning),...

Integrated Intelligences | Origin: ED139 | New comment by Anwar Chowdhury

Reply to Ann Nelson's post:I totally agree with you here Ann and just to add my thoughts to your nice post, we as teacher not only help them (our students) with emotinal settlement but also show them...