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 head into March 2019 (already??), let's stop and think about learning opportunities for everyone! 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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Applications of LinkedIn Learning in Ontario's Post-Secondary Institutions
Each of the cases in this book reflects a range of approaches and perspectives of using video-based resources to increase...
Excel 2016 VBA programming
Excel has a powerful toolbox and a lot of functionality. So what’s the need to program in such an extensive computer...
Excel: Get and Transform Data
If you spend a lot of your valuable time every month cleaning up data so your Excel formulas will actually work – you...
Fostering Research Integrity: The Hong Kong Manifesto for Assessing Researchers
The Hong Kong Manifesto for Assessing Researchers: Fostering Research Integrity (22nd May 2019 version/6th World...
Articulate Storyline 360 Tutorials - Setting The Fonts For Your Project
Setting The Fonts For Your Articulate Storyline 360 Project By setting up the fonts you will use by default in your...
Microsoft Excel Tutorial: How To Add Alt Text
From Microsoft: "You can create alternative text (Alt Text) for shapes, pictures, charts, SmartArt graphics, or other...
Articulate Storyline 360 Tutorials - The Interface
The Articulate Storyline 360 interface is very similar to the Microsoft PowerPoint interface. This similarity is by...
Quick Start to Captioning
Learn the basics of how to add closed captions to online video to make it fully accessible, searchable, and SEO-friendly....
A Human-Centered Approach to Empowering Faculty for Excellence in Online Course Design
By emphasizing interpersonal connection in the design process, instructional designers can foster stronger relationships...
Introduction to POWERPOINT 2007
"PowerPoint" refers to Microsoft PowerPoint, a program that allows the user to design a presentation that consists...
Introduction to MS WORD 2007
Learn MS Word 2007 and improve your job skills. This introductory text covers using your mouse to fonts to page layouts...
Introduction to MS EXCEL 2007
Excel is all about numbers! There’s almost no limit to what you can do with numbers in Excel, including sorting, advanced...
Educational Technology Conferences – Foundations of Learning and Instructional Design Technology
Educational technology conferences.
Resources « Center for Instructional Design and Training
Resources for instructional designers.
Instructional Designers Association | Built by Instructional Designers for Instructional Designers
Instructional design association.
The ID CaseBook: Case Studies in Instructional Design - Google Search
This award-winning text prepares the next generation of instructional design professionals by presenting...
Graphics for Learning: Proven Guidelines for Planning, Designing, and Evaluating Visuals in Training Materials - Google Search
Are you getting the most learning value from visuals? Thoroughly revised and updated, Graphics for Learning is the second...
Design for How People Learn: Edition 2 by Julie Dirksen - Books on Google Play
Design for How People Learn: Edition 2 - Ebook written by Julie Dirksen. Read this book using Google Play Books app on...
7 Advantages Digital Assessments Have over Paper Tests and Exams
There is no question that technology is changing education. Teaching and evaluating students is no longer restricted to...
This is an award-winning, open, and self-paced course for digital and online skills. 23 Things for Digital...
Ten Facts About Blockchains
Blockchains are geographically distributed networks of databases that store the same information in a secure, verifiable,...
Quality Reference Framework (QRF) for MOOCs
The MOOQ Alliance, under the leadership of Dr. Christian M. Stracke, ICDE Chair in OER and Associate Professor for Open...
Open Science by Design: Realizing a Vision for 21st Century Research
The 2019 National Academies report "Open Science by Design: Realizing a Vision for 21st Century Research" discusses the...
Citizen Science: Innovation in Open Science, Society and Policy
Citizen Science: Open Science, Society, and Policy is an excellent review of Citizen Science that brings together some of...
Jacob BrintleWake Technical Community/Technical College
Imani Huntley-MobleyUniversity System of Georgia - Georgia State University
Lance SinclairGlendale Elementary School District
Angie PettySan Francisco State University
Dana LivesayHillsborough Community College
Cynthia DiMascioSaint Anselm College
Niares HunnLincoln University of Missouri
Daniel HoffmanUniversity of Hawaii System - Manoa
Ingo TophovenRegent University
Raquel TingTexas State Technical College System
Susan SuttonAmerican College of Education
Carlos FerranGovernors State University
Chisanga cliveTekhsmart Zambia
Erin CourvilleMerrimack College
Elisa WhiteNortheastern Oklahoma A and M College
Lynda MarshallUniversity of Colorado System - Denver
Rod CarnillFrederick County Public Schools
Lauryn Artis-WoodmanNorthampton Community/Technical College
Paula JohnsonMarshalltown School District
Scott LathamCity University Of Seattle
Shan FedrickGoogle Home Setup
- 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
- International E-Learning Association
- Designers for Learning
- Interaction Design Foundation
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
Instructional Tech on the Web
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E-learning Software Market Size |Incredible Possibilities and Growth Analysis and Forecast To 2025
Jul 22, 2019 06:23 AM PDT
E-Learning Virtual Reality Market to See Huge Growth by 2025: Avantis Systems, eLearning ...
Jul 22, 2019 06:18 AM PDT
Paterson Public School Announces New Principal Appointments for 2019-2020 School Year
Jul 22, 2019 06:07 AM PDT
Global E-learning IT Infrastructure Market 2019 | By Top Leading Vendors like Adobe Systems ...
Jul 22, 2019 05:57 AM PDT
Vector Solutions Expands EHS Capabilities with Acquisition of IndustrySafe
Jul 22, 2019 05:56 AM PDT
Could Adaptive Tech Offer Bridge to STEM Success?
Jul 22, 2019 05:33 AM PDT
Global E-learning Corporate Compliance Training Market 2019 Segment, Value, Key Players and ...
Jul 22, 2019 05:30 AM PDT
Global Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Platforms Market Analysis, Drivers, Restraints ...
Jul 22, 2019 05:28 AM PDT
Flipped Classroom market 2019 Global analysis, opportunities and forecast to 2025 | By Top ...
Jul 22, 2019 05:00 AM PDT
Global Adaptive Learning Software Market 2019 – Opportunity Assessment, Production and ...
Jul 22, 2019 04:37 AM PDT
Corporate E-learning Market Outlook, Geographical Segmentation, Industry Size & Share, Analysis ...
Jul 22, 2019 03:52 AM PDT
Growth of MOOCs Market in Global Industry: Overview, Size and Share 2019-2025
Jul 22, 2019 03:41 AM PDT
New innovative report on E Learning Virtual Reality Market Forecast to 2025 with Profiling Eminent ...
Jul 22, 2019 03:07 AM PDT
Emotion recognition could enhance e-learning experience
Jul 22, 2019 02:56 AM PDT
Blended Learning Market Size, Trends & Forecast by 2019-2024: Geographical Regions ...
Jul 22, 2019 02:11 AM PDT
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