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Computer-Mediated Learning Environments

In this course, you are designing a self-instructional learning module with no access to the Internet. However, this module may also be used as part of a blended learning environment. In this online learning environment you would combine these self-instructional modules with other learning elements that learners would access tho

Formative and summative assessments

Having trouble answering these questions. Discuss the difference between formative and summative assessments. Give some examples of appropriate times to use each assessment in the classroom How are norm-referenced tests different from criterion referenced assessments? Give real life examples of each. What are some barr

Tenure

Many faculty seek tenure track positions in universities. What are the pros & cons of a tenure track system? What do faculty need to accomplish in most universities to be granted tenure? Thank you for your help.

Teaching Evaluation Tool

I have been searching for a copy of a tool that is used to evaluate teaching in a higher education setting. If you could please summarize the instrument and let me know how an organization uses the tool as part of teacher performance evaluation. This would be a great help. Thank you very much.

Preschoolers and Age-Appropriate Concepts

I need help with an outline on how 3 - 4 year olds learn. I need about 300 words, with some examples of fun learning games or techniques to play with the assigned age group.

Short feedback

What decision making model do you prefer? Why? How do the influences of internal and external stakeholders affect the decision-making model that best fits the situation? Provide an example of how stakeholder influence might dictate which decision-making model is best in a particular situation

Nursing education

What are examples of integrated teaching and learning between or among disciplines?

Short Feedback

1. What decision making style is most prevalent in your organization? What tools and techniques are commonly used to make decisions in your organization? Why is it important to alter decision making techniques based upon the situation? Provide an example of an organizational decision that would have benefited from using differe

Globalization & Quality Education

1. Do you think that globalization is making it more possible for people around the world to gain a quality education? (about 200 words)

PPR Educational Questions

I am having difficulty with the following questions. The task is to give a two paragraph response to each question,as well as come up with several examples for question 5. 1. What is Bloom's Taxonomy? Describe each level. Speculate as to why the State of Texas advises teachers to use it in planning instruction 2. Identify

Identifying problems through critical thinking

1. What are the characteristics of a problem? How might a problem present itself? How should a problem be investigated and identified? What are five steps to be considered while framing a problem? Include an example from your personal or professional experience. 2. What forces of influence should be considered while identif

Nursing education

Trying to sort out the nursing educator position when I am done with school. I need your help please. What is the difference between a community college and a university setting for the teaching load of a nursing instructor? What is the difference between a community college and a university setting for the salaries and b

Piaget's stages of development: a brief comparison stages and ages discussed

1. What are Piaget's stages of development? Briefly explain the difference between Sensorimotor, Preoperational, Concrete Operational and Formal Operational. 2. An important word in education today is Schema. Explain this word and why it would be so important. 3. Vygotsky's sociocultural theory includes guided partici

Instructional technology

5-7 paragraphs Details: In a recent meeting, your supervisor asked you to provide a summary of your thoughts on the role of computers in an education and/or training environment. Specifically, your supervisor wanted to know more about stand-alone computer-based products for learning (such as computer labs, workplace comput

Technology Education

What are some products of web conferencing. What are some financial benefits of web conferencing? What are some benefits to the learners of web conferencing?

This deals with Instructional Technology.

Instructional Technology 6-8 paragraphs Details: In this Discussion Board, define what an eLearning authoring system is, name four on the market today, provide a brief description and the URLs (web addresses) for each of these products. In this Discussion Board you are asked to explain the tools used to create e-lear

Education

1. Identify at least two physical changes and associated challenges taking place in middle adulthood and how middle adults adapt to such changes 2. What social and cultural influences affect adolescent sexual attitudes and behavior? 3. Several scientists, nutritionists, mental health professionals and government offici

Employee hiring process

You work in the Human Resources department of your organization. You have been charged with recruiting a manager for a department within the Services division. The Vice-President of the Services division stresses to you that, "This department hasn't had a good manager in years. I need someone who can take charge, organize things

Family issues in the US

1. Where do you stand on the issue of paid family leave in the United States. 2. What are other policies/practices should be implemented among employers, businesses and other entities to help protect and promote the relationship between infant and parent in the U.S.? 3. What do you see as the strengths of a child cent

Social Issues

Discuss the social demands facing children of middle childhood and adolescence, including how peer relations change and strengthen in adolescence.

Synaptic Pruning

1. What does the text mean when it talks about "synaptic pruning"? Provide an example of "synaptic pruning". 2. What do you know of how play changes according to the age/developmental stage of children? 3. Discuss some environmental factors such as environmental pollution, lack of stimulation, and malnutrition and des

Principles of Instructional Design are presented.

Details: One advantage of online learning is that it can be designed as a series of independent learning objects that learners can select in any order. Suppose that you are developing online self-instructional lessons that learners will take entirely on their own without a human facilitator. How might the organization plan be di

Principles of Instructional Design associated with the ADDIE model featured

You will continue creating instructional design documentation. You have already identified a setting, a learning need/opportunity, and the learners within that setting. For this unit, you will continue to build upon your instructional design document by creating part of the design phase associated with the ADDIE model. The Guide

Diversity

What are challenges and opportunities related to diversity, multiculturalism, and adult learning? Develop a list of 7 - 10 challenges and opportunities and create a t-chart for the challenges and opportunities. The response should be supported by one or more peer reviewed references with citations. The response excludin