Lauree Russell

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In the Flow of Communication | New discussion by Lauree Russell

At the conclusion of  EL111, I realized that I had gotten into a habitual systematic communication which serves a large population of students, but not possibly be reaching those with various lea...

Which communication when | New discussion by Lauree Russell

I appreciated EL105's approach to looking at the various types of communication with technology,  various types of computer users, and various types of communication within an online course. ...

EL 105 | New comment by Lauree Russell

I really appreciated the reminder of the different types of students. (Baby boomers, Gen X & Millineals) This will help me communicate more wisely and thoroughly knowing my students.

Dealing with Procrastinators | New comment by Lauree Russell

It seems that often those students that are procrastinators, are often 'ORANGE or BLUE' personality types.   I've found sprinkling discussions and released announcements with bright colored...

A Color-full Online Classroom | New discussion by Lauree Russell

As I was pondering how I would apply Color-Full communication with my online students, I realized that the Discussions & Feedback would be the primary areas of communication to update in my classr...

True Colors | New comment by Lauree Russell

Julie, Just curious what types of Ice breaker Discussion board questions you will have-  Will you create different questions to appeal to the different personality colors?  Or is your...

R/Evolution | New discussion by Lauree Russell

Often in the online environment, there is a wide variety of computer navigating experience levels because there are 'adult learners' that are not from the current 'tech savvy' sociiety. What type of ...

TO BE informed via graphics or NOT TO BE | New discussion by Lauree Russell

Although I appreciate integrating visuals into my classroom, I am finding more and more animations and gifs to be a distraction to a student's encoding & retention of information.  Has anyone...

eLearning Environments | New comment by Lauree Russell

Darren,

Yes, it seems that a syllabus provides structore and eases their mind so that they can focus on the topic at hand.  Syllabus & Road Maps also gives the student a guideline ...

Cartoons/Videos/YouTube | New comment by Lauree Russell

Dori, It is my understanding that Google Images hosts a variety of cartoons and gifs that are public domain and can be used in our classrooms.  What did you find out regarding permissions...