Posts Categorized: Awards

Planar: Clear Concept Awards

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Today, Rob McCaffrey and I submitted our applications to the Planar Clear Concept Awards for a chance to win a Planar® LookThru™ OLED transparent display. If you haven’t seen one of these yet, you should take a look at the video below, or click here to read about the 9 Things You Need to Know about […]

Destination 2015: Flipped Learning – Week 3

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Week 1: Overview of Flipped Learning Week 2: Curated Content Week 3: Created Content—online lesson/activities and assessments Week 4: Created Content—in class activities and assessments Week 5: Final Project Presentations [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3V0pfOQ6E_o] Day 3 Agenda Sign in Room 11-106 and then meet in your assigned room on your name tag: Schedule for James and Mandy’s group 1:00pm-1:50pm […]

Fun Theory Challenge – Ideas Have Started Coming In

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Last week, we had our first Circles of the season, and I am happy to report that ideas have already starting coming in supporting the Fun Theory Challenge. For those of you unfamiliar with the topic, Fun Theory Challenge is a circle around the idea that something as simple as fun is often the easiest way to engage people and […]

Scott Right: Student Essay Contest

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Hello from NISOD! I am at the opening general session, and I am just learning about a new essay contest opportunity with up to $3000.00 in prizes. $1,000 Scholarship to the Student Author $1,000 to the Faculty/Staff/Administrator Featured in the Essay Complimentary 2012-2013 NISOD Membership to the Student’s Community College ($1,000 value) Click her for a […]

Circles of Innovation – Bellwether Finalist

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***Click here for the Circles Backchannel *** Thank you for joining us at our Circles session at the Community College Futures Assembly Bellwether Finals. We hope you enjoyed the session and left having learned something you can apply in your own classroom or at your own institution. We look forward to hearing from you and possibly […]

Special Congratulations to Dr. James May

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To get a copy of the 2013 Center for Digital Education Yearbook, click here or click on one of the images below. Special Congratulations to Circles’ very own Dr. James May, who teaches English as a Second Language at Valencia College. He has been named one of the Top 40 Innovators in Education by the […]