Connected Voices Via Malartu Conversations

Malartu Inc. is pleased to offer hosted Malartu Conversations to faculty and higher education institutions. What are Malartu Conversations?  Well, they are one part Connected Course aimed at faculty (and any administrators interested) and one part social media dialog. The idea is to replace the traditional face-to-face workshop or conference model of faculty professional development…

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Help on the Way: Introducing MalarTools

The first step of an ambitious journey has begun to help confused, perplexed, or just curious professors.  We’ve just started malartools.malartu.org. This is the home for help, tips, software tools, and apps. To begin, we’re concentrating on tips and instructions for how to use WordPress, with a particular focus on how professors and/or their students…

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Blogging to Engage Students

Malartu Inc is helping professors find their voice on the web at the Teaching Professor Technology Conference 2014 in Denver. Here’s the presentation that Jean Ramirez and Jim Luke of Lansing Community College are giving about “Blogging to Engage Students, Enhance Learning, and Save Time”, or in other words, how to get your own voice…

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About Malartu – The Background

Welcome to Malartu Inc. We are a non-profit organization created with the objective to improve the productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness of professors in higher education. We are an organization of teaching professors started by teaching professors. Why Was Malartu Started? We saw a big need. There are literally billions of dollars spent every year on…

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Interested?

We need help.  Specifically we need people with skills, contacts, resources, or just time and interest in the following areas: FACULTY!  At this stage, we are particularly looking for faculty who want their own sites to use for any edu-related purpose:  blogging, course content curation or storage, course materials, even textbook creation or substitution. WordPress…

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Why We Are Non-Profit

Why We Are Non-Profit We aren’t interested in getting filthy rich by starting some killer ed-tech startup.  We’re interested in teaching. We just want to do it better and more productively.  It’s been our experience in our years in higher education that often the for-profit nature of many education technology providers gets in the way. …

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