Open Science Course Sprint: An Education Hackathon for Open Data Day
Data / Education / Open Educational Resources / Research

Open Science Course Sprint: An Education Hackathon for Open Data Day

This article cross-posted from the Creative Commons blog, link here An Education Sprint The future of Open is a dynamic landscape, ripe with opportunities to increase civic engagement, literacy, and innovation. Towards this goal, the Science Program at Creative Commons is teaming up with the Open Knowledge Foundation and members of the Open Science Community … Continue reading

Easy Instructional Design Thinking: The Five Steps of ADDIE at a Glance
Collaboration / Design / Education / Instructional Design / Research

Easy Instructional Design Thinking: The Five Steps of ADDIE at a Glance

The last six weeks I’ve spent in the Silicon Valley have included a great deal of market research, examining which education companies are really innovating and growing.  I’m a bit hesitant to say it, but I’ve spent more time lately reading-up-on and evaluating tools than development processes.   Some amazingly-slick tool, app or platform is … Continue reading

eLearning / Higher Education / Instructional Design / Research / Uncategorized

Building an Online Teaching Resource Website – Reflections

The Educational Technology Dept. at UH Manoa requires that all Masters in Education students spend their final year planning, implementing, and evaluating an educational project.  Most students choose to design either an instructional module that teaches a skill or an action research project that (hopefully) improves instruction.  I chose a project from the third, less … Continue reading

Browsers / Citation / Collaboration / eLearning / Higher Education / Library / Open Educational Resources / Publications / Research / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 Tools

Zotero – A free research citation manager + collaboration tool (and some other neat uses!)

Last year in a research methods course at UH Manoa, I was introduced to a citation management tool called Zotero.  If you have been out of the research loop for the last few years (like I was) you’re probably used to recording source citation information by hand.  Well, those days are no more. Paid software … Continue reading