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March 18, 2019

CIRT Planned Updates

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In order to continue to update our site to promote the user environment, CIRT.gcu.edu, will be off line from 4 AM to 4 PM on Saturday, March 30th. Please plan accordingly. We apologize for any inconvenience. CIRT

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December 20, 2018

Upcoming IRB Enhancements

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Annette Saint
10 days ago
I have a varidesk and it helped but what really has helped me is the Wirx under desk cycle that I prchade a month ago. I can comfortably pedal away as I’m working. There is a detachable unit that you can sit on your desk that lets you know how fast…
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Mirta Ramirez-Espinola
3 months ago
Sean,
Your words were beautifully stated, and I share your sentiments. I think about how blessed I am to be able to teach individuals from all over the country and learn about my students' paths, their hopes, and their dreams. I appreciate the…
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Mirta Ramirez-Espinola
3 months ago
Sandy, 
After reading the post by your guest blogger it made me appreciate my path even more. This was a great opportunity to hear various opinions on this issue. Thank you for sharing.
Mirta
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Mirta Ramirez-Espinola
3 months ago
Swinton,
I just read your post and agree, if you have the flexibility in your life you can accept up to 6 courses and maintain that level of excellence. I have done 6 face to face courses and that was exhausting teaching the same concepts over and…
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Mirta Ramirez-Espinola
3 months ago
Kristie,
This is correct. I have heard of this dilemma. I was offered a full-time position at a college a year ago, but it would require me to move and that is something I can not do, unfortunately. I had the opportunity to be "full-time" lecture at…
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Carl Wagner
4 months ago
Arianna,
I received a contract offer for EAD-530-0501-20190704.6.0814-Non-Traditional-Online
to teach EAD 530 Improving Teacher Performance and Self-efficacy beginning July 4th to August 14, 2019
I reply with my ACCEPT response; however, I have not…
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Josh Lee
5 months ago
If you use Windows 10, you can download an egg timer. If I plan on grading for more than 3 hours at a time, I set an egg timer to get up and move for 10 minutes every hour. 
I have a standup desk from Autonomous at home and a Varidesk at work. Here…
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Mirta Ramirez-Espinola
5 months ago
Josh,
That is a great idea. I just started getting up earlier to grade and offer feedback to students. What I struggle with is taking breaks (I have to put a timer on my phone to force me to get up and walk around the yard or get up and stretch) and…

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