Subscribe RSS Feed Itunes | Google Play | Stitcher | TuneIn Connect @topcastnow (Use #topcastnow) Email Topcast Get More TOPcastEpisode 116: 3Fold Gains and the Improvement of Higher EdEpisode 116 Bonus: Ehrmann on Chickering & Ehrmann (1996)Episode 115: “Blendedness:” Deliberate Design with Student BenefitEpisode 114: Making Sense of COVID’s Ongoing Impact on Online Higher EdEpisode 113: The Three Students You Might Meet in Your Online Class View All Posted on June 6, 2022June 8, 2022 by Kelvin ThompsonEpisode 115: “Blendedness:” Deliberate Design with Student Benefit About Episode 115: As a companion piece to episode 111 on “onlineness,” in this episode hosts Tom and Kelvin discuss the related concept of “blendedness” – the deliberate design of a unified in-person + online experience in ways that benefit students directly. Podcast Recording https://media.blubrry.com/ucf_topcast/p/cdl.ucf.edu/staticfiles/topcast/topcast-8115.mp3Podcast (teaching-online-podcast): Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:02 — 26.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS Download Transcript: PDF Episode 115 Show Notes: Episode Synopsis via Twitter View complete list of episode highlights via Twitter Coffee Links Single-Origin Kenya Karimikui from Cat & Cloud Coffee, Santa Clara, CAAbout Cat & Cloud CoffeeCat & Cloud: The Podcast Content Links From ECAR: “2019 Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology”Study: “Evaluation of Evidence-Based Practices in Online Learning: A Meta-Analysis and Review of Online Learning Studies” (Barbara Means et al.)“What Is a Hybrid Course?” (from the Lasallian Way Online Podcast)From the BlendKit Course Materials: Mix MapBook (Free/Open): Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Course Design (Beatty)TOPcast Episode #113: “The Three Students You Might Meet in Your Online Class”TOPcast Episode #111: “‘Onlineness:’ Necessity, Not Convenience”TOPcast Episode #97: “Finding the Right Mix of Modalities at Your Institution”TOPcast Episode #91: “Intermodal Learning”TOPcast Episode #85: “Blended Is the Future. (And It’s Not Just Courses)”TOPcast Episode #77: “Field Report 08: Strategic Blended Learning in ‘COVID Times’”TOPcast Episode #29: “Designing Better Blended Learning” (with guest Dr. Norm Vaughan)TOPcast Episode #17: “Researching ‘Questions of Consequence’” (with guest Dr. Charles Graham)TOPcast Episode #4: “Blended Learning Part Deux: Designing the Optimal Blend”TOPcast Episode #3: “Blended Learning: Finding the Sweet Spot Between Faculty Preferences and Institutional Goals” Just for Fun Pop Culture Link “The Story of ‘WHASSUP?!’”“Where’s the beef?”“I can’t believe I ate the whole thing.”“Gotta make the donuts.” [sic]Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz: “Speedy Alka-Seltzer” Extra Special Feature Video Version of this Episode!