Learning-by-doing is generally considered the most effective way to learn. The Internet and a variety of emerging communication, visualization, and simulation technologies now make it possible to offer students authentic learning experiences ranging from experimentation to real-world problem solving. Authentic learning typically focuses on real-world, complex problems and their solutions, using role-playing exercises, problem-based activities, case studies, and participation in virtual…Continue
Blended learning is a formal education program in which a student learns at least in part through online delivery of content and instruction with some element of student control over time, place, path, and/or pace.
What do you notice about the implementation procedures?
I have been fortunate enough to use and experiment with interactive whiteboards. Specifically, I had a permanent SMART Board in my last classroom, and I currently have access to reserve the classroom/computer lab with a SMART Board.
From my experience, classrooms with ample space near the front of the room or the area where the SMART Board is located provide for the best student-interactions. Moreover, spaces where projectors can be hung from the ceilings provide the least amount of…Continue