Add Games to your Course with WISC-Online

Adding multimedia learning objects to your course design can enhance how your students process raw information to build meaning and understanding. Examples of learning objects often include Websites, videos, animated simulations, and computer programs. However, games are one of the best types of learning objects. They provide students with fun, low-risk, self-directed opportunities to practice […]

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Faculty Minute – Introducing VoiceThread with Myra George

In this month’s Faculty Minute segment, MATC English instructor Myra George speaks about using VoiceThread as an alternative to the traditional text-based discussion board. VoiceThread is a free, online tool for creating multimedia slide-shows that include viewer comments in text, audio, and video format. It is a great tool to facilitate discussion centered around an […]

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Getting Started with Glogster to Create Digital Interactive Posters

As students and as teaching professionals, we’ve all made poster-board posters to present and share information with others. They are practical, economical, and serve their purpose well.¬† But, the problem with poster-board presentations in this digital age is that they are limited to displaying text and images. Also,sharing a poster-board presentation is restricted¬† to a […]

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