Archive for the ‘Best practices’ Category

Take a walk on a bright side!  Brightspace video tutorials Take a walk on a bright side! Brightspace video tutorials
There is a full assortment of video tutorials released by D2L can be found on the community.brightspace.com website and Brightspace Tutorials YouTube channel. Just search and find the answers to your D2L related questions. Posted May 18, 2015
Title Slide of Camtasia Video Online Presentations Made Easy 3
Economics instructor and faculty mentor Rondi Schei talks about options for making presentations more engaging, including which tools she uses for her online classes. Posted May 11, 2015
Using Intelligent Agents 1
Learn more about intelligent agents in D2L Posted May 5, 2015
Massive Data & Video Engagement 6
Learn from MOOCs about media use and engagement. Posted April 27, 2015
Did you caption your video? Do you need to? Did you caption your video? Do you need to? 3
Distance Ed. has changed the requirement for faculty to caption their own videos. Read more about the change and how Distance Ed. and Disability Services are here to support you and your students. Posted April 21, 2015
What about Font? What about Font? 2
Jim Johnsone talk about typesetting for your online content. Posted April 13, 2015
What’s going on in the world of LMSs? 5
Peter explores what's happening regionally with LMS adoption at other colleges and universities as well as trends overall in the market. Posted April 6, 2015
Paperless classroom in 5 easy steps Paperless classroom in 5 easy steps 3
Paperless Classroom practices can be adapted for your campus based course with 5 easy steps. Learn how it's done by Kathy Casto, an English/Reading/Writing instructor from PCC Southeast Campus. Posted March 16, 2015
The learning analytics cycle Using small data 2
Forget big data. Use small data like class access or quiz scores to improve student learning through the learning analytics cycle. Posted March 9, 2015
a hand writing on paper More than chicken scratch: the benefits of hand-written work in an online class (and some apps that assist!) 8
Math faculty Ann Cary discusses the benefits of, and methods to support using hand-written work in an online class. Posted March 2, 2015