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The MUSIC Model in China

posted Jun 4, 2017, 5:28 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Jun 4, 2017, 5:35 PM ]

I would like to thank all of the schools and universities that invited me to present the MUSIC model to teachers and professors in China. It was great to share ideas about how the MUSIC model can be implemented in Chinese schools. And a special thank you to Dr. Ming Li for all of her assistance!
  • The High School Affiliated to Beijing International Studies Universities
  • Beijing Vocational College of Labour and Social Securing
  • No. 5 Elementary School of the Yangfangdian Subdistrict of Beijing
  • Sias International University
  • Zhengzhou University
  • ZengZhou Shengda Economics, Trade and Management College
  • Kaifeng University
  • Minzu University of China
  • Beijing Normal University

Presentation at Virginia Military Institute

posted Jun 4, 2017, 4:34 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Jun 4, 2017, 5:11 PM ]

Thank you to the Director of the Institute for Assessment and Evaluation at VMI, Lieutenant Colonel Lee Rakes, for inviting me to to discuss MUSIC model strategies with VMI faculty. I hope that we can continue our collaboration.

Presentation at Liberty University

posted Jun 4, 2017, 4:21 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Jun 4, 2017, 4:23 PM ]

I'd like to thank Jim Zabloski and the School of Divinity at Liberty University for inviting me to speak to faculty about the MUSIC Model of Motivation in March 2017. It was fun to talk about how the MUSIC model can be applied to online courses in their school.

Presentations at the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy

posted Feb 14, 2017, 12:24 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Feb 14, 2017, 12:25 PM ]

I enjoyed meeting faculty from around the world at my workshop at the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, February 2017.

Essentials of Educational Psychology is published

posted Feb 2, 2017, 6:20 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Feb 14, 2017, 12:26 PM ]

The textbook I co-authored with Jeanne Ormrod is now available!

2016 Research Award

posted Dec 5, 2016, 1:13 PM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Dec 5, 2016, 1:19 PM ]

I am honored to receive the Virginia Tech Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award, 2016, for my research related to the MUSIC model.

Presentation at Bluefield College

posted Aug 17, 2016, 10:14 AM by Brett D. Jones   [ updated Aug 17, 2016, 10:15 AM ]

I'd like to thank Dr. Marshall Flowers and the great faculty at Bluefield College for inviting me to talk to them about the MUSIC model in August 2016. I wish them the best of luck this year in their courses.

Presentations at the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy

posted Feb 24, 2016, 9:06 AM by Brett D. Jones

I enjoyed meeting faculty from many different states and countries during my three presentations at the Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy in February 2016. Thanks for your interest and attention during the sessions!

Saxophone playing

posted Feb 21, 2016, 6:31 PM by Brett D. Jones

Playing the saxophone at Bridgewater College...

Presentation at Bridgewater College

posted Feb 21, 2016, 6:29 PM by Brett D. Jones

A big thanks to Jenny Martin for hosting me at Bridgewater College. I spoke to students and faculty at four presentations in February. It was also great to meet Jean Hawk and Jennie Carr.

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