The Mechanics of Developing Online Courses

By Dr. Pelham Mead With the sudden onset of the coronavirus schools and Colleges have been thrown into chaos by the necessity of using online courses to avoid virus infections. Ten years ago I was tell College Professors that Online Courses were the future for Education. They presented an economically cheaper way for Universities andContinue reading “The Mechanics of Developing Online Courses”

Teaching Senior Faculty How To Use Technology in their classrooms.

By Dr. Pelham Mead, D.Ed. My job listing at Colleges and Universities is called an Instructional Technologist. Originally, the job was called a Staff Developer in the 1990’s. The demand for more technology created a void of people to be able to both repair desktop and laptop computers and to be able to teach educatorsContinue reading “Teaching Senior Faculty How To Use Technology in their classrooms.”

One, Two, Three Approach to Teaching

by Dr. Pelham Mead, June 2020 With the coronavirus forcing change in the educational system in the USA and around the World, new solutions need to be applied. Here is a theoretical approach that I a teachers of 45 years experience would recommend. I call this method the one, two, three approach. One is forContinue reading “One, Two, Three Approach to Teaching”

The Future of the College, Secondary and Elementary Classroom 2020+.

Due to the coronavirus Education in College and other levels will never be the same. Protection against the coronavirus and future pandemic viruses will require Social Distancing and the wearing of face masks to prevent spreading of a virus from one student to another or to the teacher. I have a solution for Elementary, SecondaryContinue reading “The Future of the College, Secondary and Elementary Classroom 2020+.”