Jil Wright's Favorite EdTech books

A Listmania! list by Jillian Wright "jil" (Hattiesburg, MS United States)
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The list author says: "My name is Jil Wright and here are some of the books that have helped me to create engaging multimedia & courses for students & faculty members."
Collective Intelligence and E-learning 2.0: Implications of Web-based Communities and Networking (Premier Reference Source)
1.  Collective Intelligence and E-learning 2.0: Implications of Web-based Communities and Networking (Premier Reference Source) by Harrison Hao Yang
The list author says:
  "A book by one of my professors. Dr. Yuen is great. He's very enthusiastic and excited about technology and teaching and learning."
$255.00   Used & New from: $88.48

Assessing the Online Learner: Resources and Strategies for Faculty
2.  Assessing the Online Learner: Resources and Strategies for Faculty by Rena M. Palloff
The list author says:
  "Good book to get the basics and a few other interesting ideas for assessment in online learning environments."
$24.12   Used & New from: $11.23
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Discussion-Based Online Teaching to Enhance Student Learning: Theory, Practice and Assessment
3.  Discussion-Based Online Teaching to Enhance Student Learning: Theory, Practice and Assessment by Tisha Bender
The list author says:
  "I have found this book very useful. It's helped me explain to faculty members how important interaction and communications are in an online setting. It has taught me much that I can teach others so that faculty members are good facilitators of discussions on discussion boards. Also ideas about how to assess student participation."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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Blackboard For Dummies
4.  Blackboard For Dummies by Howie Southworth
The list author says:
  "This is GREAT for a reference when trying to create tutorials for faculty about how to do things on the back end of blackboard. Also a useful backup to look at when someone is having a problem. Even if you are a Blackboard wizard, this is great to use to explain to people who aren't."
$19.99   Used & New from: $0.01
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Building Online Learning Communities: Effective Strategies for the Virtual Classroom
5.  Building Online Learning Communities: Effective Strategies for the Virtual Classroom by Rena M. Palloff
The list author says:
  "Learning COMMUNITIES, not repositories of information! Interaction!"
$33.51   Used & New from: $7.45
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

147 Practical Tips for Teaching Online Groups : Essentials of Web-Based Education
6.  147 Practical Tips for Teaching Online Groups : Essentials of Web-Based Education by Donald E. Hanna
The list author says:
  "Great for faculty who haven't taught online before. Also great for the people who train them!"
$12.36   Used & New from: $0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Exploring Web 2.0: Second Generation Interactive Tools - Blogs, Podcasts, Wikis, Networking, Virtual Words, And More
7.  Exploring Web 2.0: Second Generation Interactive Tools - Blogs, Podcasts, Wikis, Networking, Virtual Words, And More by Ann Bell
The list author says:
  "Web 2.0 tools for the classroom! Good for K-12 or Higher Ed."
$23.11   Used & New from: $0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Beyond Bullet Points: Using Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 to Create Presentations That Inform, Motivate, and Inspire
8.  Beyond Bullet Points: Using Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 to Create Presentations That Inform, Motivate, and Inspire by Cliff Atkinson
The list author says:
  "Lord God, please get past the bullet point presentations...you're boring your students out of their minds."
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Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning: Insights from a Neurologist and Classroom Teacher
9.  Research-Based Strategies to Ignite Student Learning: Insights from a Neurologist and Classroom Teacher by Judy Willis
The list author says:
  "I love brains! ...and brain based teaching..."
$17.97   Used & New from: $5.55
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

The Jossey-Bass Reader on the Brain and Learning
10.  The Jossey-Bass Reader on the Brain and Learning by Jossey-Bass Publishers
The list author says:
  "BRAINS! I'm not a zombie, promise."
$38.79   Used & New from: $7.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)