• What is your suggestion for electronic note taking?

    One of my EN132 students asked for ideas for how to take and manage notes electronically (as an alternative to paper index cards), specifically for research papers and keeping track of database articles. I told him I'...
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  • Knitting to Learn

    I am hoping that one of these quarters I can unravel my schedule to be able to make the Friday knitting/crochet time. Meanwhile, I saw this today: Knitting Helps Students Learn Basics | NBC 7 San Diego
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  • Secondhand Multitasking

    The benefits and drawbacks of constant multitasking are complex, to be sure, but this article on how our multitasking might be affecting others is worth thinking about: The Broader Consequences Of Multitasking : 13.7:...
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  • Question for students: What do you want from Blackboard?

    This term I'm committed to getting better at using Blackboard and would love to hear from students who enjoy using Blackboard about what is helpful: resources? blogs? discussion threads? tasks and announcements? forma...
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