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Connected Learning for a Networked World

ALT Lab models and inspires connected learning for a networked world through faculty development, student engagement, communities of practice, and technology enhanced active learning. We cultivate distinctive experiences of deeper learning fostered by high engagement for student success. See also...

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The Office of Online Academic Programs (Online@VCU) and ALT Lab
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Lynda Tutorial Link in Rampages Dashboard Plugin

Nothing fancy here but maybe useful to someone. Based on a faculty member request, I took the WP widget API default code and created a little dashboard widget to put a link to the Lynda.com WordPress tutorials on every dashboard page (network activated). Can’t hurt and I think I’ll end up expanding this into a […]

Lynda Domain URL Tip

WordPress Essential Training Lynda.com is new to VCU. It’s good stuff and I wanted to use it more with students but the vanilla links lead you to the non-VCU authentication page which equals confusion and despair. Luckily, there is a simple solution. Just append ?org=vcu1 to the end of the URL and it’ll prompt the […]

As the semester begins, celebrate uncertainty

For a variety of reasons I haven’t posted in over a month. So much for my weekly posting goal. Much of my time has been dedicated to course development projects. Whether they are out of my standard supply of training topics or venturing into the unknown they all have a common thread; risk. The faculty […]

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1000 Floyd Ave, Suite 4102 | Richmond, Virginia 23284
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Last updated: April 27, 2016

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