2016 Top Tools for Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

I use Facebook for family and personal friends, and Twitter for my professional social network. Google Search: ‘Professor’ Google is still the person I call on whenever I need a quick answer to a question or problem.

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Recommended Reading Summary: A Chapter of “Emerging Technologies for the Classroom”

Adobe Captivate

Google Scholar features most of the chapter for free. Students can use social media sites they are familiar with outside of school – Twitter and Facebook for example – to discuss what they are learning and gather information. Social media supports the exploration of realistic, complex problems because learning is taking place in the real world. In October, I posted some recommended reading that complemented one of my classes on gamification.