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.
As we gear up for the Fall 2017 semester, 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!
You are also invited to join MERLOT – it's free! As a member of MERLOT, you can contribute to this growing community of instructors and students by using and rating the learning materials you find, submitting online learning materials for evaluation that you have created or that you have used.
MERLOT prides itself on the peer reviews of material in our collection. As a member you can become a peer reviewer which has many benefits! The peer review process for evaluating the teaching and learning resources in MERLOT follows a standard model and is led by Editors and editorial boards. Faculty members are selected in accordance with MERLOT guidelines. For more information, email email@example.com or visit our Peer Review Information page. Peer Review Form
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Effective eLearning deliverables require more than just text and a few random graphics. Good graphic design, user...
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The Open Science Training Handbook (ver. 1) is intended for anyone who wishes to host Open Science training events or...
Efficacious Technology Management
This 196-page book proceeds from the assumption that educational technology must be suported by a collaborative effort of...
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Virtual Reality And It's Potential For Europe
Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are technologies which have the potential to transform the way we work,...
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rtertret williamsSouthwestern College,Phoenix
dereta deretaSAINTS OF THE SHAMRORK
Joaquín Navarrete Mateouniversitat oberta de catalunya
Dana TomlinState University of New York System - College at Old Westbury
Nelda RACIGEES1 INFOD
Vanessa WilliamsWalden University
Eunice MbarikaVocation and Education Empowerment Corporation
Jorge BelmontCentro de Actualización del Magisterio de Yucatán
Gillian SochorMarshall University
ALFRED AWONUGATrevecca Nazarene University
Oluwafemi AdetayoFederal College of Animal Health & Production Technology
Dani HodgkinsonNortheastern University
Leopoldo GeroimoHunan, Changsha Tongshenghu Experimental School
Armando J. PoleoUniversity of Texas System - Permian Basin
Marcela AguileraINACAP Universidad Tecnológica de Chile
Sarah SutterThe American School in Japan
Matt AuthGrafton High School Yorktown VA
Nick ScaleraHackettstown Middle School
Robert MoodyFort Hays State University
Kristen FischerState University of New York System - Albany
- Instructional Technology Council (ITC)
- The MASIE Center
- Online Learning Consortium
- Association for Talent Development (ATD)
- The eLearning Guild
- Flipped Learning Network
- Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL)
- United States Distance Learning Organization
- Interaction Design Foundation
- Teaching, Learning and Technology Group
- Teach with Wikipedia
- Open Education Consortium
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
- CIO Magazine
- eCampus News
- OLC Online Learning Journal
- Training Magazine
Instructional Tech on the Web
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