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Tools for Online, Hybrid, and Web-Enhanced Instruction

If you’re teaching an online or hybrid course, making use of online tools is a must, but even if you’re teaching primarily face-to-face, online tools can be used to enhance the learning environment for your students. We’ve put together a guide (http://infotech.stlawu.edu/onlineinstruction) to give you a sense of what is possible.  Our educational technologies staff […]

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Student Laptops in the Classroom

What are the positives?  What are the negatives? An informal poll of students in a Fall 2011 FYP where laptop usage was essentially universal showed that those students found using their laptops beneficial for taking notes, viewing readings paperlessly, viewing the instructor’s presentation on their own device and pause on certain slides longer if necessary, […]

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