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Exploring Digital Resources
             &
  Online Teaching Tools
      MERLOT
Multimedia Educational Resources
               for
   Learning & Online Teaching
    What is MERLOT?
                                  Learning Materials




                                •Referatory            •Not a
                                •Descriptor            “storage unit”
                                •Locator/Guide
                                •Bookmarker
Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    Where Do I Find MERLOT?
                            http://www.merlot.org




Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
     What Learning Materials (LMs) Are
                Available?
             1. Lectures &          6.   Simulations
                presentations       7.   Case studies
             2. Drills & practice   8.   Collections
             3. Tutorials           9.   Reference
             4. Quizzes / tests          materials
             5. Animations



Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    What Does LM Intro Look Like?




Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    What Are Some LM Examples?

               •    Lectures & presentations
               •    Drill & practice
               •    Tutorials
               •    Quizzes / tests
               •    Animations


Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    More LM Examples
             •   Simulations
             •   Case studies
             •   Collections
             •   Reference materials




Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    Editor’s Choice 2005 Awards
             • Chemistry
                  WebElementsTM Periodic Table
             • History
                  Valley of the Shadow
             • Information Technology
                  Boolean Operators


Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    Why Would I Want to Use MERLOT?

             •   Saves prep time
             •   Link in WebCT, Web Page
             •   Accessible where connectivity
             •   Many peer reviewed
             •   Colleague input


Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    What about Membership?
             • Free
             • Membership not required
             • Member may:
                  – Contribute
                  – Make comments
                  – Add assignment
                  – Snapshot

Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    I Want to Know More
         • What will I see when I look at a LM?
         • What can I do with the materials I find in
           MERLOT?
         • RSS feeds?
         • How do I join?
         • Who contributes the materials to
           MERLOT?
         • Who oversees and maintains MERLOT?
Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    If I Want to Review
             • LM examples: List 1, List 2
             • Awarding winning LMs
             • Location of MERLOT




Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    I Want to Talk to Someone about
    Using MERLOT
             • Contact Sue Bauer, Ed.D.
               Director of Computer Training
                  – Email: sbauer@clunet.edu
                  – Phone: (805) 493-3368
                  – AOL IM: suebeecleo




Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training
    MERLOT on the Web


             http://www.merlot.org



Sue R. Bauer, Ed.D.
Director of Computer Training

				
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