Instructional Technology Community Portal
Welcome – From the Editor
Welcome to the MERLOT Instructional Technology Portal, an educational resource for teaching and learning. Use this portal to discover online learning materials, MERLOT members, journals, professional organizations, and news in your discipline.
The first few weeks of the Fall 2018 semester, as crazy as they are, are still learning opportunities! We welcome your thoughts and questions!
Find out about teaching and technology integration, e-learning, blended learning, flipped classrooms, best practices to support teaching in the classroom, tools and tips, adult learners-and beyond!
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- Instructional Technology Council (ITC)
- The MASIE Center
- Online Learning Consortium
- Association for Talent Development (ATD)
- The eLearning Guild
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- Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL)
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Journals & Publications
- Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL)
- Newsletters by O'Reilly (Free Registration gives you access to free newsletters, online discussions, and more.)
- Learning Solutions Magazine
- Campus Technology Higher Education Technology Newsletters
- eCampus News
- OLC Online Learning Journal
- Training Magazine
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