Planning & Designing a Course

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How we plan & design a course impacts how it functions and how students learn.  A good design incorporates multiple theories, content, and critical thinking skills.

Featured resources:
* Bloom’s Taxonomy – Via Vanderbilt University, Bloom’s Taxonomy is a foundational framework of education and critical thinking.  It has been used for over 60 years.

* Picking Useful Tools for Instruction – Technology tools, including Canvas functions, should only be used if they have a purpose for instruction.

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Pixabay

Are you looking for high quality royalty free stock photos and videos?  Pixabay has over 1.4 million available.

TimelineJS Graphic Identifier

TimelineJS

TimelineJS is an easy-to-use tool for designing beautiful interactive timelines.

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VALUE Rubric Development Project

The VALUE Rubric Development Project, created by the American Association of Colleges & Universities, contains a series of rubric applicable in a higher education setting.

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Digital Commons Network

The Digitial Commons Network provides completely free access to articles and research from many colleges and universities around the world.

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UTF-8 Icons

UTF-8 Icons provides an easy to access way of adding text-based icons to any web-based content.

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Unsplash

A large community of free photos to use in courses, presentations, and other creative projects.