Where I’ve Been Online (Jun 7, 2014)

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute Opinion: Equity and Excellence in Skills and Higher Education in Canada | Canada 2020 “Canada has been a strong performer in post-secondary education and skills development for many years. On key measures we are at or near the top of … Continue reading

Where I’ve Been Online (May 10, 2014)

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute Productivity and Play in Digital Media and Learning | DMLcentral “The authors of the study state that the usage policies for publicly accessible computers tend to favor “productive” uses — such as looking for work or conducting research — over … Continue reading

Media literacy tops traditional education in school smoking-prevention efforts – Medical News Today

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute Hmmmmm – helping kids learn how to think is more effective than telling them what to think. Who’d a thunk it? Media literacy tops traditional education in school smoking-prevention efforts – Medical News Today. Be the first to like. Like … Continue reading

Instructional Media

Approximate Reading Time: < 1 minute This is a continuation of the conversation started earlier. This link looks like a good starting point – it lists a lot of important considerations related to the evaluation and selection of media. Sadly, much of it is out of … Continue reading