Please review the list below and subscribe to any digests of interest to stay informed about instructional technologies in your area or in general.
These blogs focus on education technology and IT topics in higher education:
- Academic Tech Tips
- Community College Roundtable
- Dr. Josie Ahlquist
- EDUCAUSE Blogs
- Higher Ed Management
- The Lone Sysadmin
- Mistaken Goal
- Prof Hacker
Center for Digital Education (http://www.centerdigitaled.com/): great resources and options to subscribe to the Center’s newsletter, Higher Education, and K-12 Education Technology newsletter.
eClassroom News ( http://www.eschoolnews.com/): comprehensive stories on various technologies for education.
Edutopia (http://www.edutopia.org/): browse their website and subscribe to a newsletter to get reviews evidence-based strategies and best practices to improve learning and engagement for students, collaborate with colleagues, and engage in edtech research.
EmergingEdTech (http://www.emergingedtech.com/ ): Great technology resources for teaching, learning, and productivity.
eSchool News (http://www.eschoolnews.com/publications/free-subscription-offer-for-educators/): It is for you if you are interested in technology and innovation in education and would like to focus on how technology helps improve learning and transform schools.
Faculty Focus (http://www.facultyfocus.com): sign up for a free email newsletter and access articles on effective teaching strategies for the college classroom, both face-to-face and online.
Free Technology for Teachers (http://www.freetech4teachers.com/): Great free resources for teachers (in any area or grade level).You will get daily emails with a carefully selected list of free technologies and their application for education.
International Society for Technology in Education, ISTE (http://www.iste.org): Though you need premium membership to access all ISTE resources, many are still free and available for educators.
SmartBrief (Education) (http://www.smartbrief.com/industry/education): covers a broad range of topics within K-12 and postsecondary education. Newsletter topics include general best practices, foreign-language instruction, higher-education trends, educational technology as well as specific subject areas such as math, science, technology, engineering, literacy, and more.
T.H.E Journal—Transforming Education through Technology (http://thejournal.com/Home.aspx): a monthly subscription (you can get a hard copy or electronic) focused on about 30 topics in the educational technology world.
Research in Learning Technology (http://www.researchinlearningtechnology.net): is the journal of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT). It aims to raise the profile of research in learning technology, encouraging research that informs good practice and contributes to the development of policy. The journal publishes papers concerning the use of technology in learning and teaching in all sectors of education.