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Technology: What students know vs. what we want them to know

One of the common technology disconnects we see is faculty expectations compared to student abilities. One of the possible reasons for this is the types of technologies student most commonly use compared with the types of technologies we want them … Continue reading

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Visual Bookmarks Tool

The intent of Visual Bookmarks is to serve as a distribution tool for professors to supply their students with various website and Internet tools that are utilized within the classroom. This tool gives students rapid access to Purdue affiliated websites and allows them to add their own frequently visited sites and share them with others. Additionally, Visual Bookmarks provides administrators with valuable metric data showing the usage of the tool and various websites. Continue reading

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