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EDUC 760 E-learning for Educators

Learn how to improve your online course or create your first instructor-led online training/workshop or blended online class.

Enhance and fine-tune existing assignments to foster a more interactive learning environment including use of social media.

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Using Social Media for Professional Development

Check out the best tips and tricks for using social media to keep up to date.

How to Use Social Media as Teacher PD

We Are Teachers offers a number of ideas for where to connect with other educators for Professional Development

Using Social Media to Build Professional Skills

Alexandra Samuel offers advice on how to build a Personal Learning Network (PLN) to meet your needs.

5 Tips To Enhance Your Professional Development Strategy through Social Media

Erica Lasola-Caramol offers tips to help you remain professional while using social media.

33 Social Media Groups and Chats You Should Know About

An excellent list of social media groups and chats - something for everyone

Tech Tip: Avoid Social Learning Overload

9 Techniques for Managing Your Personal Learning Network (PLN)

Great tips to help avoid overload.


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Our Master of Science in Education is a 30-credit master’s degree that features all online courses and offers a flexible curriculum to meet your professional development goals.

Select courses (11 credits) within an interest area, earn a certificate, or mix and match courses from several topics.

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Elearning and Online Teaching Certificate

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