Learning Design · Learning Technology

47 Reasons That Game Based Learning is Right For Your Class!

Haha, just kidding about the 47. Every article about new technology seems to give you way too many reasons to use it and makes you feel silly for not already using it. We’ll give you just 3 reasons to think about using our new Game Based Learning Module in D2L. There’s probably more, but who… Continue reading 47 Reasons That Game Based Learning is Right For Your Class!

Teaching Excellence

Let’s WAIL About Classroom Management!

Setting clear behavioural expectations with students is an important part of creating a productive learning environment, even for adult learners. While clear behavioural expectations in an engaging learning environment keeps most students on track, there are situations where you may need to address student behaviour. Imagine you’ve got a class in front of you, and… Continue reading Let’s WAIL About Classroom Management!

Professional Learning

Professional Learning… how do I get started…

When you look at this competency wheel you’ll notice a slice of the pie that indicates one of the competencies as ‘Commitment to Continuous Professional Learning’. Now some of you might be asking:  What does that really mean?? How does that happen?? Where do I start?? So here is some advice: Like any new (good)… Continue reading Professional Learning… how do I get started…