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  • Privacy Considerations In Cloud-Based Teaching And Learning Environments

    White Papers // Nov 2010 // provided by EDUCAUSE

    In this white paper, the authors outline the privacy issues relevant to using cloud-based instructional tools or cloud-based teaching and learning environments for faculty members and those supporting instruction. The discussion of how teaching and learning in an increasingly technological environment has transformed the way we interact and interpret FERPA ...

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  • Blended Learning: A Report On The ELI Focus Session

    White Papers // Nov 2010 // provided by EDUCAUSE

    This white paper is a synthesis of the key ideas, themes, and concepts that emerged from those sessions. This white paper also includes links to supporting focus session materials, recordings, and resources. It represents a harvesting of the key elements that we, as a teaching and learning community, need to ...

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  • 7 Things You Should Know About: Cloud Computing

    White Papers // Sep 2010 // provided by EDUCAUSE

    When a medical researcher at the university's teaching hospital won a federal grant to study new treatments for Alzheimer's patients, he requested a sophisticated computer system - unlike anything the IT department had previously implemented or supported - including both storage and application components. Although part of the grant could ...

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  • Simulations, Games, And Learning

    White Papers // May 2006 // provided by EDUCAUSE

    Most of us begin a discussion of games with some discomfort and with an incomplete experience base. For many educators, the term "Game" conjures up a mental image of playing cards or a game like Jeopardy. These "Casual games" are brief (five minutes to two hours) and simplistic. Today's games ...

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