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Assessment & Grading
Dubey, P. & Geanakoplos, J. (2010). Grading exams: 100, 99, 98,...or A, B, C? Games & Economic Behavior 69, 72-94
Figlio, D. & Lucas, M. (2004). Do high grading standards affect student performance? Journal of Public Economics 88, 1815-1834
Grant, A. (2016, September, 10). Why we should stop grading students on a curve. New York Times - Sunday Review.
Grant, D. (2007). Grades as information. Economics of Education Review 26, 201-214
Slavov, S. (2013, December 26). How to fix college grade inflation. US News & World Report.
Brain, Intellect & Memory
Doolittle, P. (2013). How your working memory makes sense of the world. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/peter_doolittle_how_your_working_memory_makes_sense_of_the_world
Flynn, J. (2013). Why our IQ levels are higher than our grandparents. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/james_flynn_why_our_iq_levels_are_higher_than_our_grandparents
Schreiner, M., Rothenberger, C. & Shaltz, A. (2013). Unsing brain research to drive college teaching: Innovations in universal course design. Journal on Excellence in College Teaching, 24(3), 29-50
Creativity & Innovation
Gilbert, E. (2012). Your elusive creative genius. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/elizabeth_gilbert_on_genius
Limb, C. (2010). Your brain on improv. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/charles_limb_your_brain_on_improv
Robinson, K. (2006). How schools kill creativity. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity
Hart Research Associates. (2015 & 2013) - Association of American College & Universities - Employer
NACE. (2017). Career readiness competencies: Employer survey results. National Association for Colleges & Employers
Learning & Education
Bunker, R. (2011). Learning from a barefoot movement. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/bunker_roy
Duckworth, A. (2013). The key to success? Grit. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_the_key_to_success_grit
Firestein, S. (2013). Pursuit of ignorance. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/stuart_firestein_the_pursuit_of_ignorance
Havergal, C. (September, 29, 2016). Teaching students facts 'no longer critical' in internet age. World Academic Summit - Times Higher Education.
Matthews, D. (2017). VR: A new dimesion in learning? Times Higher Education. Retrieved from https://www.timeshighereducation.com/features/vr-new-dimension-learning
Meyer, J., Land, R. & Bailli, C. (E.d.s). (2010, January 5). Threshold Concepts & Transformational Learning. Sense Publishers: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Mitra, S. (n.d.) Hole in the Wall Education Project. Retrieved from http://www.hole-in-the-wall.com/
Mueller, P. & Oppemheimer, D. (2014). The pen is mightier than the keyboard: Advanyages of longhand over laptop note taking. Psychological Science, 1-10. doi: 10.1177/0956797614524581
Pascarella, E. & Blaich, C. (2013, March/April). Lessons from the Wabash National Study of Liberal Arts Education. Change
Robinson, K. (2013). How to escape education's death valley. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_how_to_escape_education_s_death_valley
Robinson, K. (2010). Changing education paradigms. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_changing_education_paradigms
Scott, S., McGuire, J. & Shaw, S. (2003). Universal Design for Instruction: A new paradigm for adult instruction in postsecondary education. Remedial & Special Education, 24(6), 369-379
Udell, J. (April, 24, 2017). Teaching students to marshal evidence & evaluate claims. Why IT Matters to Higher Education. EDUCAUSE review
Dimeo, J. (May 24, 2017). Different & the same. Inside Higher Ed
External Partnerships & Advocacy. (n.d.). Guide to teaching online courses. National Education Association, Washington, DC
Norman, M. (June 26, 2017). Synchronous online classes: 10 tips for engaging students. Faculty Focus, Magna Publications
Rottmann, A. & Rabidoux, S. (June 14, 2017). 5 easy steps for creating an engaging online course. Inside Higher Ed
Darling, K. (April, 24, 2017). The trouble with robots (video). Why IT Matters to Higher Education. EDUCAUSE review
Elmes, J. (February, 16, 2017). Six significant challenges for technology in higher education in 2017. Times Higher Education
Fabris, C. (February, 25, 2015). As high-tech teaching catches on, students with disabilities can be left behind. Chronicle of Higher Education.
Huth, A., Heer, W. Griffiths, T., Theunissen, F., & Gallant, J. (2016) Natural speech reveals the semantic maps that tile human cerebral cortex. Nature 532, 453-458
Khan, S. (2011). Let's use video to reinvent education. Ted Talks. Retrieved from https://www.ted.com/playlists/124/ken_robinson_10_talks_on_educ
Schmid, R., et al. (2014). The effects of technology use in postsecondary education: A meta-analysis of classroom applications. Computers & Education, 72, 271-291
Smith, A. (March, 15, 2015). The digital skills divide. Inside Higher Ed.
Higher Education - General
Chronicle of Higher Education. (March 12, 2015). The trends report: 10 key shifts in higher education.
Havergal, C. (September 29, 2016). Death of the university greatly exaggerated, says Michael Crow. World Academic Summit - Times Higher Education.
Kim, J. (November 30, 2016). Librarians on the teaching team: An essential partnership. Inside Higher Ed.
Lippincott, J. (February 26, 2015). The future for teaching & learning: Librarians' deepening involvement in pedagogy & curriculum. American Libraries.
Lippincott, J., Duckett, K. & Vedantham, A. (October, 2014). Libraries as enablers of pedagogical & curricular change. EDUCAUSE Review Online
Snyder, C., Logue, S., Preece, B. (n.d.). Expanding the role of the library in teaching & learning: Distance learning initiatives. Association of College & Research Libraries, Retrieved from http://www.ala.org/acrl/publications/whitepapers/nashville/snyderlogue