ERIC Number: EJ1100868
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Reference Count: N/A
Q & A with Ed Tech Leaders: Interview with Eric Chiang
Viner, Mark; Shaughnessy, Michael F.
Educational Technology, v56 n2 p53-56 Mar-Apr 2016
The authors present this interview with Eric Chiang, Associate Professor of Economics, Director of Instructional Technology, and Technology Director for the Online MBA Program at Florida Atlantic University. He has authored 26 peer-reviewed research publications and is the author of "CoreEconomics," an economic principles textbook now in its 3rd edition. He is also the co-developer of "FlipIt," an online learning platform aimed at facilitating a "flipped classroom," a classroom approach that puts the student in the role of a teacher. The recipient of numerous awards for his teaching and university service, he enjoys creating minidocumentaries, including the "Around the World in 80 Hours" series viewable on YouTube. The article includes the complete interview to which Chiang provided his thoughts and perspectives on educational technology.
Descriptors: Interviews, Educational Technology, Career Development, Profiles, Change Agents, Teaching Methods, Barriers, Instructional Effectiveness, Economics, Plagiarism, Evaluation Problems, College Faculty, Teacher Attitudes
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Identifiers - Location: Florida