The "7 Things You Should Know About..." series from the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) provides concise information on emerging learning technologies.
Thomas C. Reeves, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of Learning, Design, and Technology at The University of Georgia. He was a Fulbright Lecturer in Peru and has given invited presentations in the USA and more than 30 other countries. His books include Interactive Learning Systems Evaluation, A Guide to Authentic E-Learning, Conducting Educational Design Research (two editions), and MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. His research interests are educational technology in developing countries, design-based research, and evaluation. He consults frequently with the World Health Organization, and other groups. He lives in Athens, Georgia with his wife, Professor Trisha Reeves, and their two Westies, Button and Zipper.
Students studying a computer simulation of global warming share ideas about factors influencing global temperatures.