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New ELI 7 Things... Explores Projecting from Mobile Devices
March 12, 2012

Emerging technologies allow users to connect to classroom projection systems from mobile devices, including tablets and some smartphones. Such tools can change the character of interaction…

Remote Collaboration: Embracing the Change
October 24, 2011

Amal Chaudhuri is President and CEO at TraqFast. He is a former CIO of Citigroup and Managing Director of Global Systems and Architecture at JP Morgan. Comments on this article can b…

Classroom Collaboration Using Social Bookmarking Service Diigo
September 27, 2011

Key Takeaways Social bookmarking websites enhance and improve the learning experience by encouraging group collaboration and making organizing and saving web resources faster an…

Online Student Forums with Experts
September 27, 2011

Key Takeaways Asynchronous collaborative learning forums between students and experts can result in highly effective learning experiences beyond what the instructor can provide.…

Building a Collaborative Online Literary Experience
September 27, 2011

Key Takeaways Educators and students collaborated in constructing an immersive literary experience at the University of Richmond and then reenacted the narrative as a team. Co…

The Participatory Design of a (Today and) Future Digital Entomology Lab
September 27, 2011

Key Takeaways Digital laboratories complement empirical science–based courses while providing flexibility in when and where students conduct lab study. Virtual collaborative…

Moving Outside the LMS: Matching Web 2.0 Tools to Instructional Purpose
September 7, 2011

What considerations support the decision to either augment or replace an institution’s existing learning management system (LMS) with a cloud-based, Web 2.0 technology tool to suppor…

7 Things You Should Know About WordPress
September 2, 2011

WordPress is an open-source web application that is fundamentally a tool for publishing content , and a broad array of colleges and universities have made use of WordPress and encouraged its …

Podcast: Joshua Kim on Building Relationships Between For-Profit and Non-Profit Institutions.
January 18, 2012

Joshua Kim is the director of learning and technology for the Master of Health Care Delivery Science Program at Dartmouth College. He also serves as an ECAR fellow and part-time blogger…

Federal “Learning Registry” for Digital Materials Launched
November 14, 2011

Released roughly one year ago, the U.S. Department of Education’s 2010 National Education Technology Plan ( ) called for the development of “an open-…