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7 things you should know about…

Have you seen the Educause website yet? If not, what are you waiting for? Educause is a great resource for educators. Among those resources is their “7 Things you should know about “ series, which provides information on emerging instructional technologies in plain English!

Here is a link to one such article that relates directly to our last post:

7 Things You Should Know about Clickers
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Engaging students with “clickers”

Have you ever wanted to know if your students are really “getting it” during classroom lectures? Do you ever wonder what the quiet students are thinking? Have you ever been on the lookout for new tools and techniques to inject some new life into your teachings? Of course you have!

In the CTL, we have a piece of technology that can help you connect with all of your students, and even… make learning fun?

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