Monthly Archives: September 2013

New Tools, New Methods

MOOCs, badges, crowd sourcing, geo-learning and maker spaces?  These represent just a few of the terms you may have engaged in discussion about in the faculty lounge recently. Our globally interconnected world is rapidly changing and the ways we teach, learn, and assess must reflect that change. By examining emerging technologies, we can project changes to come. You may want to read Innovative Pedagogy by the Open University (2013) to learn more about what they see as having great potential to transform education in the coming years.