Teaching Tip Live

The Online Lab Course

Presenter: Owen
Location: Google Hangout OnAir
Date: December 11, 2015
Time: 1:00pm AKST

It is often said lab-based learning experiences are difficult to replicate in the online environment. In this TLL, we endeavor to explore when online labs are more than successful. We discuss when online labs are better than their face-to-face equivalent.

By |December 7th, 2015|Design, Pedagogy, Teaching Tip Live|0 Comments

The Oxford Tutorial Method in the Digital Age

Presenter: Owen
Location: Google Hangout
Date: March 25, 2014
Time: 1:00pm AKDT

How does Oxford University, historic educational institution of renown, adapt centuries old teaching and learning models to take advantage of modern technologies? They teach online. And they educate their online tutors with a program called “effective online tutoring.” I’ve just finished this curriculum and am excited to share and discuss their secret methods for developing great learning experiences. In this thought provoking session we will discuss […]

By |March 25th, 2014|Design, Pedagogy, Teaching Tip Live|0 Comments

Gamification Presentation

Presenter: Owen
Location: Media Site
Date: May 01, 2013
Time: 1:00pm AKDT

Humanity now plays three billion hours of technology-based games every week. How can some elements of these games be used to improve student engagement and learning outcomes? Gamification is an exciting and emergent topic in education, but it contains many misconceptions. We will talk about some of these misconceptions, and formulate an accurate view of the potential for gamification in education. We will also discuss types of […]

By |May 1st, 2013|Design, Gamification, Teaching Tip Live|0 Comments