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Podcast on Backward Design
Backward Design: The Basics
The difference in order is significant: Plan the assessment first, then plan only lessons that will contribute to student success on that assessment.
Video on Course Design
How to Humanize Online Learning and Maximize Student Success
Join a panel of higher education experts and educators to examine the ways that successful online learning programs are humanizing their approach, with course design and instruction that emphasize people as much as technology. Explore how online learning experiences that are designed to be human-centered can benefit learners and maximize student success.
Course Design Ebook
The Blended Course Design Workbook by
Publication Date: 2016-11-11
Providing a step-by-step course design process that emphasizes active learning and student engagement, this book will help instructors adapt traditional face-to-face courses to a blended environment by guiding them through the development of course goals and learning objectives, assignments, assessments, and student support mechanisms with technology integration in mind. It will also help instructors choose the right technologies based on an instructor's comfort level with technology and their specific pedagogical needs.
INSTRUCTIONAL Design Ebooks
Instructional Design for Learning by
Publication Date: 2017-03-05
This textbook on Instructional Design for Learning is a must for all education and teaching students and specialists. It provides a comprehensive overview about the theoretical foundations of the various models of Instructional Design and Technology from its very beginning to the most recent approaches. It elaborates Instructional Design (ID) as a science of educational planning. The book expands on this general understanding of ID and presents an up-to-date perspective on the theories and models for the creation of detailed and precise blueprints for effective instruction
Mastering the Instructional Design Process by
Publication Date: 2015-12-17
A comprehensive framework for effective real-world instructional design Mastering the Instructional Design Process provides step-by-step guidance on the design and development of an engaging, effective training program.
Game On! by
Publication Date: 2017-12-15
Following on the enormous growth and reach of computer gaming, most recently on mobile devices, and because of faculty members' desire to connect with millennials, online games have made their way into college classrooms. As part of our Tech. EDU series, this book focuses on how games are being used in college and what that might say for higher education today. Kevin Bell has assembled a book made up of a series of case studies, wherein faculty pilot games and game-derived techniques in college and university classes.
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