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Smarter Building Technology Symposium – 4.24.13

Are you interested in integrating AV and IT? Do you have a commitment to sustainable technology? Do you think analytics are the coolest thing since David Tennant’s Doctor? If you answered “YES!” to any of the above, then the Smarter … Continue reading

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How Physical Space Supports Innovations in Higher Ed

In the age of massive open online courses (MOOCs), it might be tempting to think innovation in higher education means transcending physical space. In their coverage of Roy Pea’s recent keynote address at the Educause Learning Initiative, for example, EdSurge … Continue reading

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Illinois Compass 2g: Groups

by Gaby Venatta and Anne McKinney The Course Groups feature allows instructors and students to create groups of students within a course. These Course Groups have their own area in Blackboard Learn to collaborate on Course work. These spaces are … Continue reading

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Meet with your group partners in Facebook via Hoot

Hoot.me is a Facebook app that could be potentially valuable to students, instructors, and group collaborators alike. Once installed, users can invite Facebook friends to a real-time group study session. There is also a group video chat option for face-to-face … Continue reading

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Book Release: Higher Education, Emerging Technologies, and Community Partnerships

Higher Education, Emerging Technologies, and Community Partnerships is a new anthology of research and case studies about eLearning and teaching with technology, especially emphasizing technology-assisted collaboration in education. Online learning is becoming more and more prevalent as institutions look for … Continue reading

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