For those interested in improving their online teaching and learning practices and who are also willing to "share what they know!"
Merlot.org is a gateway for educational materials appearing on the web. Created by the University of California, it over 20 Editorial boards, each with a group of Peer Reviewers that are the essence of MERLOT materials. As a Peer reviewer, you participate in the peer review process (described below). Each board has an Editor that triages each material in their discipline and assigns it to a reviewer in that discipline. This section describes both the …Continue
Nearly two decades ago, educational innovation researcher, Gene Hall (1995), warned of a growing "development-implementation balance". The pace of innovation in educational technologies, on top of the increased accreditation and accountability demands placed on P-12 teachers and higher ed. instructors, suggests a need to slow down and think through the consequences of adoption decisions.
While it has been rightly criticized as a theoretical framework that is prone to determinism,…Continue
Welcome! My name is Valentina Capponi, I'm a psychiatrist in Chile and I am doing a research trainee program in women mental health at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston MA.
My interest is to build a system of communication between specialists from different countries working in this area. The objective is to create a partnership between hospitals that have a service specialized in women's mental health with training programs in this area, and other countries where this is still…Continue