VCC Event: Technology Trends and the Courage to Adapt Recap

On April 24th 2012, we gathered at Vancouver Community College to listen to Gary Poole and Tony Bates on Higher Education and the changes in technology. The room was packed full of educators from the Lower Mainland eager to see what it takes to adapt to the changing landscape of Higher Education. As part of … Continued

VCC Event: Technology Trends and the Courage to Adapt

Technology Trends and the Courage to Adapt Tuesday, April 24th 12:00 to 2:00pm Vancouver Community College Room 1228, Building B Broadway … and broadcast live on #DS106radio  Follow on twitter #techcourage Higher Education Institutions are paradoxical places when it comes to change. On the one hand, they have long-standing traditions dating back centuries. On the other, … Continued

Demystifying the Student Perspective

‘Demystifying the Student Perspective’ series was developed in 2011 to bridge the gap between post-secondary instructors and undergraduate students to better teaching and learning. From March 21st – 23rd, 2012, we gathered a group of 5 students for an online panel to delve into their thoughts about their experiences with online course work. All participants … Continued

[T.E.L.L.] Open spaces: WordPress in Teaching and Learning

The upcoming T.E.L.L. Tuesday webinar is on Feb 28 12:00-1:00 pm PST on the topic: “Opening spaces: WordPress in Teaching and Learning”, facilitated by Lucas Wright and Emily Renoe, learning technologists, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, UBC. In this session they will explore some of the potentials of the WordPress MU platform in teaching … Continued