Category archives: Education

Transform Teaching Through Technology

Powerful things were happening on the campus as a result of using technology. I share this with you to encourage you to be an ambassador for technology for your students. I saw teachers taking the initiative and began using technology on their own. I was seeing wonderful technology learning activities like science simulations of complex concepts and students creating their own narrated videos with Photo Story from pictures taken during […]

Business Law and the Legal Environment of Business, Third Edition

There are a variety of reasons why college textbooks have been priced out of the reach of too many students. In 2009 I published a scholarly article on the reasons for the high cost of textbooks and the efforts at the time at the federal and state levels to address the issue through legislation (See  “Legislating Relief for the High Cost of College Textbooks: a Brief Analysis of the Current Law […]

Kid Detectives Classroom Gamification Learning Activities: Mystery Adventure Quests

A mystery adventure quest is more than just a scavenger hunt, although that could be a portion of the quest. A mystery adventure quest is a learning activity that contains clues along a journey that students have to solve by the end of the quest. It could be the A mystery adventure quest is more than just a scavenger hunt, although that could be a portion of the quest. A […]

Transform Teaching Through Technology

The purpose of this book is not only to explore new methods of introducing technology into the classroom, but also to improve the quality of instruction through the use of technology that is both fun and engaging with instant feedback from students. This book is about gamification, what gamification is and how using gamification to integrate technology can motivate, engage and stimulate learners. Teachers and Curriculum Specialists both can benefit […]