Monthly Archives: August 2013

Online Group Work

Setting up groups in online environments depends on the age and maturity of students in teams (Boettcher & Conrad, 2010). There are many factors that instructors need to consider when forming groups like the culture, age, gender, study habits, students … Continue reading

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Secure your email with easy encryption!

Recent revelations about the monitoring activities of the NSA as well as the Canadian government have made many people understandably uneasy. However, one good thing to come out of the leaks has been a new attention focused on privacy and … Continue reading

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New Faculty Orientation

With the beginning of another year we welcome new colleagues to Ryerson.  To me this is one of the most enjoyable aspects of my job as a faculty member and as the director at the Learning & Teaching Office.  Our … Continue reading

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