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Zoom Web Conferencing

All campus staff and faculty now have access to Zoom Web Conferencing.  Zoom is replacing WebEx as our web conferencing solution. What is Zoom and what can you do with it?  Connect with anyone with an internet connection from PC,

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Tech Tip: VHS players are out!

VHS players on campus are no longer supported. Some classroom podiums may still have VHS players, but as these devices fail, we will not be replacing them. Faculty are encouraged to bring old VHS tapes to the Help Desk in

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Get Kahoot!

Get Kahoot! Student engagement with course content increases when interactive, game-based learning techniques are used. True or False? True. Game-based learning encourages the use of friendly competition and game play to enhance a learning experience. Kahoot! enables interactive assessment during

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Tech Tip: Jayweb Course Registration

It’s the last day to add a May term course! Do you know how to add a May term or Summer term course? First, log into your Jayweb account. Click the blue Student link at the top of the page.

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Pros and Cons of Laptops in Class

At the beginning of nearly any class, students always ask the same questions. “Is attendance graded? Is the final cumulative? Can we use laptops to take notes?” With fewer and fewer people taking notes by hand or doing any kind

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July Training Schedule

Spend some time in July learning or reviewing new technology and applications. Classes are small. Educational Technology courses are taught by Linda Macaulay and non-credit computer training  classes are taught by Kathy Kellie. Atomic Learning Video Tutorials Training Educational Technology

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June 2013 Technology Training Schedule

WebEx Training for New Hosts – Training 1 of 4 June 3 from 10:00-11:00 in Nicarry 210 or via WebEx– Logging in and Scheduling a Meeting WebEx is a synchronous online web-conferencing option for faculty teaching online or hybrid courses. 

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