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Case Study: Designing a collaborative online learning environment for soft-skill development in a cybersecurity course

Case Study: Designing a collaborative online learning environment for soft-skill development in a cybersecurity course

This Case Study was developed as a course assignment in EDF6931 Multiple Perspectives on Teaching and Learning at the University of Florida in Spring 2015 Background State College was awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF), Advanced Technical Education (ATE)...

Tools for an Educational Researcher

Tools for an Educational Researcher

This article was written as a class assignment for EDF6475 Qualitative Research Methods at the University of Florida in Spring 2015. The Purple Notebook The purple notebook was purchased in a little shop in Orio, Spain.  It lived in my closet for a few years, not...

On the functions of education…

Musings on the purpose of education for EDG6226 Foundations of Research in Curriculum and Instruction, Fall 2014. How do we resolve the varying needs and demands on our formal educational system? There are many differing and conflicting views about the purpose of...

Article Critique: External Validity

The article I selected for this critique is Benefits of emotional design in multimedia instruction by Richard E. Mayer, and Gabriel Estrella. In this study Mayer and Estrella (2014) attempt to determine whether or not emotional design in multimedia instruction has an...

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