Back to the Top ^
Home    /    educational technology

educational technology

How to Make Your Own Sound Booth for Better Voice Overs
October 27, 2014 – 8:59 am | Comments Off on How to Make Your Own Sound Booth for Better Voice Overs

Not everyone has access to a professional recording studio so most of us have to improvise when recording audio. That is why we are so glad we came across this article by eLearning Brothers! Click …

Create Interactive eBooks with Bookry
August 30, 2013 – 12:00 pm | Comments Off on Create Interactive eBooks with Bookry

Do you use iBooks Author? If so, you need to know about Bookry. Boorky is a free service that offers iBook Author users a growing library of widgets to create interactive eBooks. Boorky is …

Remixing Content: Deepen Learning through Student-Created Lessons
August 12, 2013 – 10:16 am | Comments Off on Remixing Content: Deepen Learning through Student-Created Lessons

The best way to learn something is to teach it. This old adage is true for teachers and students. While content creation is often considered the instructor’s domain, students can benefit from becoming content creators: …

We Made the Dean’s List!
May 2, 2013 – 12:47 pm | One Comment

Thank you Faculty eCommons Community—your votes landed us on EdTech’s Dean’s List for higher education blogs!
EdTech released its second annual collection of the top 50 higher education blogs, The 2013 Dean’s List: 50 Must-Read Higher …

Technology: The Answer to 3 Educational Challenges
March 12, 2013 – 12:12 pm | Comments Off on Technology: The Answer to 3 Educational Challenges

With the constant push towards integrating technology into teaching practices, educators have asked, “Does technology really make a difference for learning?” According to Richard Culatta, deputy director of the Office of Educational Technology, it all …

Technology: The Answer to 3 Educational Challenges
February 12, 2013 – 12:12 pm | Comments Off on Technology: The Answer to 3 Educational Challenges

With the constant push towards integrating technology into teaching practices, educators have asked, “Does technology really make a difference for learning?”
According to Richard Culatta, deputy director of the Office of Educational Technology, it all depends …

Discover Diigo: A Tool for Annotating Webpage Content as You Read
January 30, 2013 – 3:33 pm | One Comment

Despite online journals and web articles replacing tangible textbooks, students still apply the same learning and research methods to text, or web content. Students read, collect information, take notes, and mark information sources on online …

Webinar Recording: Brian Mull, Innovation Director of November Learning, #eTOP12 Micro-MOOC
November 16, 2012 – 4:08 pm | Comments Off on Webinar Recording: Brian Mull, Innovation Director of November Learning, #eTOP12 Micro-MOOC

How to integrate technology in an online course through the strategies of guest speaker Brian Mull, Innovation Director of November Learning. The webinar took place on November 8 at 1:30 PM CST as part of …

Using Videos in the Virtual Classroom
October 25, 2012 – 8:55 am | One Comment

Overview:

Statistics reveal an increasing popularity of online video.
Videos bring value to online courses by increasing interactivity, fostering engagement, and contributing real-world content.
When incorporating videos into a course, instructors should consider the principles below to ensure …

Twitter: A Tool to Engage the Online Student
October 13, 2012 – 7:22 pm | 5 Comments

Overview:

Social networking sites can help foster student engagement.
Twitter’s minimalistic features make it a top contender among social networking sites to incorporate in learning environments.
In the virtual classroom, Twitter can help students create meaningful connections …