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Just hit record: My experience creating an instructional video

It didn't seem like an ominous task when I was first said "Sure, I can do that." I've been sharing best practices for creating short teaching videos for over three years. The list of what you should do is fairly succinct Read more...

ICET schedules workshop exploring technology options for creating instructional videos

Instructors, are you thinking about the possibilities of using video in your courses this fall? Register now for this ICET Workshop on September 4th on the technology options available for creating video at UW-Platteville. Read more...

Technology Mashup Fall 2014 - August 19th and 21st

On Tuesday August 19 and Thursday August 21, Information Technology Services (ITS) and the Instructional Center for Educational Technologies (ICET) will again be hosting Technology Mashup. This expanded event features three tracks and 30+ technology topics of interest to instructional and non-instructional staff, targeting new and seasoned technology users alike. Read more...

Save the Dates! Tech Mashup: August 19 and 21

On Tuesday August 19 and Thursday August 21, Information Technology Services (ITS) and the Instructional Center for Educational Technologies (ICET) will again be hosting Technology Mashup. This expanded event features three tracks and 30+ technology topics of interest to instructional and non-instructional staff, targeting new and seasoned technology users alike. Read more...

The Yin and Yang of Controlled and Emergent Design Process

Controlled design and Emergent design may seem like opposite methods that would not necessarily behave harmoniously, but surprisingly each approach enhances the whole of a hybrid course in a way that each independently would not. All of the pieces come together for an effective learning experience for the students and an enjoyable teaching experience for the instructor. Read more...

Blackboard Collaborate (Online Rooms) as a Teaching Tool

Every Desire2Learn course shell has a versatile collaboration tool that has a number of uses in teaching and learning. Online Rooms (the moniker for Blackboard Collaborate in Desire2Learn). Maggie McDermott and Kristin Koepke discussed some of those uses in a presentation at the recent LTDC Virtual Conference Read more...

Desire2Learn 10.3 testing space

Desire2Learn 10.3 Beta site so you can look at how your courses appear in the upcoming version. Read more...

Virtual bulletin boards with the Padlet app

Padlet is a online application that promotes collaboration and sharing of ideas with both visual and textual avenues. Read more...

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