E-Learning 101: Putting the Big Picture into Focus
Mobile Devices in the Classroom
Date: OCT 21, 2014 (Part I), NOV 4, 2014 (Part II)
Presenter: Dr. Karen Mahon with Dr. Janet Twyman
English Learning in the Blended Classroom
Personalization refers to a teacher’s relationships with students and their families and the use of multiple instructional modes to scaffold each student’s learning and enhance the student’s personal competencies.
...varies the time, place, and pace of learning for each student...
...enlists the student in the creation of learning pathways...
...and utilizes technology to manage and document the learning process and access rich sources of information.
3 Focuses in Personalized Learning:
(1) Learning Technologies (the
(2) Competency- Based Education
(3) Personal Competencies
(defining and validating competencies in an
environment not bounded by time, place, or pace)
(the propellants of all learning that are especially valuable in a personalized context)
tools and the processes of teaching and learning)