Amelia Robinson

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Blogging | Origin: EL110 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Blogs can be used for classroom management, collaboration, discussions or student portfolios. Before using them, you should carefully  consider the role of the activity and the role of the...

Microblogging | Origin: EL110 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Microblogging, on platforrms such as Twitter, can be used to follow important personalities, post relevant facts related to the learning, or redirect to sites such as Nurph for more extensive...

Media Hosting and Sharing | Origin: EL110 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Learnnig  products, discusssions, and research can all be conducted on media hosting or sharing sites. Instructors should be sure that the sites they choose are appropriate for the content, free...

Social Networking | Origin: EL110 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Social media can be a terrific tool for connecting students to resources, experts and the worldwide community, as well as building learning communities annd increasing peer-to-peer interaction....

Connecting Instructors’ & Students’ Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Instructors must ensure coursework and assignments allow everyone a chance to use their own best skills and personality traits to complete the learning and contribute to the course. Student...

Successful Instructors’ & Learners’ Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Several personality traits can make instructors more successful. These include respect warmth and caring, ability to build learning communities, accessibility enthusiasm, lover of learning,...

Understanding True Colors Personality Traits | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

The True Colors system of categorinzing personalities assigns colors to describe four different personality types. Blue individuals tend to be friendly, cooperative, cause-oriented, and sensitive to...

Foundational Personality Trait Models | Origin: EL117 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

There are several types of personality inventories and systems that categorize individuals according to anywhere from four to sixteen types based on their preferences, actions and communications....

Using Active Learning to Enhance Critical Learning | Origin: EL113 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

Critical thinking creates problem-solvers and teamwork promotes positive relationships with teammates, said to be critical to employment. Active online learning helps develop both of these attributes...

Modification of Traditional Classroom Activities | Origin: EL113 | New comment by Amelia Robinson

One of the most important components of active online learning is instructor attitude. Online instructors must come to online teaching with a positive attitude and be willing to put in the time and...