philschalm2My colleagues at Ryerson University have launched a new resource for academics, instructors and management that work in online higher education. The site includes interviews with practitioners, samples of educational media, a great collection of resources, and other features.

Below are a couple of items currently on the site that might be of interest:

This learning object gives nursing students a chance to actively determine the location of each of thheartbeate key areas on the heart that need to be considered during a cardiac assessment. As well, students have an opportunity to listen to some of the common sounds that are found in each location.

A documentary-style video chronicling the changing role of universities as gate-keepers of knowledge.

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