As we get closer to summer it's time to start thinking about your own education. Maybe this is the year to enroll in a MOOC. Learning everything from computer coding to history. It's a fabulous way toward a free education for all of the life-long learners out there.
All these documents can be found in your faculty organization in Blackboard. But if you need them again, here they are. You can download these files at the bottom of this post.
Reaching out to a connected generation
It is no surprise that the Millennial Generation has different learning needs than the previous generations. For their entire lives they have always had the technology that most Gen Xers and generations before are using in their later adult lives. For this reason, Millennials do not learn in the same manner as previous generations, and therefore teaching these students will require careful thought about the ways technology, pedagogy, and content knowledge intersect in the classroom. It is important for educators and parents alike to understand the unique learning needs of this generation. These infographs shed some light on these students. - Stacey J. Dudzinski