Global U is a continually developing initiative intended to provide learning and professional development opportunities on the latest research, trends, and best practices related to learning and technology.
Founded, designed, and led by international leaders with the best minds and expertise on innovative learning, the latest results from learning research and technologies will be blended to offer learning experiences characterized as interactive, social, and personal while fostering a global networking/collaborative community.
In addition, Global U serves as an experimental laboratory or model to test theories, ideas, and best practices for online learning; gain experience with innovative learning and social networking solutions; and help visualize and shape the future of learning and teaching.
Global U developed, produces, and manages these educational, non-profit initiatives:
LearnTechLib is the premiere online resource for aggregated, peer-reviewed research on the latest developments and applications in Learning and Technology by the world’s leading publications and authors.
Developed and supported for and by researchers, librarians, and educators.
This respected resource is more than a typical PDF database of content but is a multi-purpose service and tool. For more information, see here.
Mission: Reimagine and shape the future of Learning with Technology by serving faculty/teacher development needs offering courses and learning opportunities from world-renowned instructors. This innovative learning/professional development community serves the global educational needs of learners building upon the vast knowledge, experience, and resources available from the AACE community and beyond through additional organizational partners.
The mission of LearnTech U is student driven, interactive and focused on effective, innovative pedagogies that support the integration of cutting edge technologies across formal and informal education settings.
For more information and a list of courses, see here.