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“Authentic Activities” A Summary from ED TECH 512 Module 5 Readings

In Chapter 8 from Engaging the Online Learner: Activities and Resources for Creative Instruction, Conrad and Donaldson (2011) describe authentic activities their benefits for online courses. Authentic activities allow students to practice skills in simulations of actual experiences outside the … Continue reading

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“What is Authentic e-Learning?” A Summary from ED TECH 512 Module 2 Readings

Chapter one of the text A Guide to Authentic E-Learning by Herrington, Reeves, and Oliver (2010) covers the ways in which elements of authentic learning should be incorporated into e-learning. They argue that in order for authentic learning to be … Continue reading

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