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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Encouraging students to memorize | New discussion by Selica Ingram

How should you encourage students to increase their memory?

student retention | New blog by Sharon Sims-Drew

Using decoding methods by breaking down information will help with students retention and decreasing frustration.

making immediate applications | New discussion by Sharon Sims-Drew

When learning new information one must find the relevance of information learned or the information can not be applied and therefore cast away or save in storage until it can be applied,

Bestpractice | New blog by Suja Joseph

Critical thinking abilities are vital for clinical judgement.

The learning cone is a myth | New blog by Leslie Jester

It was interesting to learn that the learnng cone touted for so many years and blindly accepted, was in fact never intended to be a scholarly theory.

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) | New comment by Hans Rico

APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 6th

How Memory works | New comment by Rajini Shahani

I just started with ED 140 course, so far very interesting information is presented in this course of Five-Myths.

 

Critical thinking | New blog by Martha Alpough-Marshall

I plan to use this information coupled with previous learnings to provide an excellent experience for my students.  Focus on how to meet their expectations using the tools I have been learning ab...

critical thinking | New comment by Martha Alpough-Marshall

So many sound solutions can be obtained using critical thinking.  It will be a must for NCLEX

critical thinking | New discussion by Joanne Stewart

if you focus to narrowly you can come up with a solurion, but it might not be the best solution. You may also pick a short term solution that sets you up for issues down the road.   If you are op...