[WEBINAR] echo 360: Are your students zoned out?

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 10 AM CST A University of Ottawa professor reveals his secrets to getting 99% class participation and improving learning outcomes in the process. When Dr. Colin Montpetit, Assistant Professor of Science Education, decided to incorporate a student engagement solution into his large enrollment class with 3 sections of 200 students in […]

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Summer Blackboard & Camtasia Training

Get Blackboard and Camtasia Training this Summer!

Teaching and Learning Technology will be offering a series of professional development courses at the Milwaukee Campus this summer. These classes are worth one (1) credit and are free to MATC faculty (no fee).   All courses are to be held at the Milwaukee Campus.  You may register for these classes online at INFOnline.  Please see our […]

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Tips for Creating Screencast Videos

Instructors have many tools at their disposal to create their own lecture capture videos to aid students in learning.  For example, there is PowerPoint 2010, Windows Movie Maker, Camtasia, and a host of iPad apps.  Regardless of the tool you use, it is best to start the recording process informed by a plan and best […]

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What is a Flipped Classroom?

In a flipped classroom, the typical order of teaching is reversed. Students review lecture content outside the classroom using technologies, such as lecture capture video or podcasts, and class time is used for active learning activities. To learn more, watch this excellent video from Penn State University.

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