At Saint Joseph’s University, we are committed to providing students with the resources they need to be successful. This page features articles and blogs that provide you with helpful insights and perspectives into this exciting field. Keeping up with new technology and ideas is vital throughout your career — especially in a field where technology plays a major role. Exploring resources on a routine basis from thought leaders and others in IDT can enrich your professional life and help ensure your continued success.
Technology advances are forever changing the face of the modern classroom. Instructional Technology Specialists design coursework that incorporates these advances, such as tablets, document cameras, and remote computing software. More and more school systems now utilize different technology...Read More
Pioneered in 2007, the flipped classroom model brings a new approach to the traditional learning environment. It allows educators to break away from the "one-size-fits-all" teaching model and gives students the one-on-one time they need instead.Read More
With an estimated growth of over 23 percent in eLearning over the next five years, many institutions are moving toward this style of education. Educators must pay attention to the evolving trends in eLearning as they relate to instructional design. Here are four e-learning solutions to...Read More
The opportunities to be creative, to use technical skill, and to help others, instructional design jobs are appealing to all sorts of tech-savvy individuals. Plus, as education takes advantage of the power of the Web, there are more e-learning positions available than ever before. Yet, the...Read More
Just like an artist needs a canvas, an accountant needs a calculator, and an astronaut needs a spaceship, an instructional designer requires specific tools to help him finish his projects effectively and innovatively. E-learning may be a new industry, but dozens of software developers have...Read More
Being in the technology program at Saint Joseph’s University definitely has my wheels turning.read More
I have to say, the transition to online school was a little bit terrifying. Not only had it been several years since I had last been in school, but I had never taken a single online course in my life.read More