Google recently rolled out a new feature called Team Drives. It’s a shared collaborative space much like Google Drive, but the main difference is that there isn’t a specific owner of the Team Drive or documents saved within it. The Team Drive and all documents saved within are owned by the team. If one of the team… Continue Reading Introducing Google Team Drives
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Earlier this term we held two face-to-face training sessions and two online Zoom meetings to show off several new plugins that offer some incredible functions and usable features for the online portion of your courses. Watch a recorded version of the training and read more about the new plugins below. Analytics Graphs The Analytics Graphs… Continue Reading WATCH NOW: New Moodle Plugins Webinar
Students with a growth mindset believe that intelligence can be developed. These students focus on learning over just looking smart, see effort as the key to success, and thrive in the face of a challenge. -Stanford’s PERTS Mindset Kit (Beta) Teaching this to college students challenges many of us at times in the face-to-face environment,… Continue Reading Growing Your Students’ Mindset Online
During 2014, we recorded several instructors around campus using active learning techniques. The example below is from the Nursing program. Watch this short video to get an inside look at the simulation scenarios and skills checks Nursing students experience at NMC. Nursing Simulation
Over the last few semesters, I have noticed a change in how instructors are asking questions about using technology. Five years ago, “I want to learn about Moodle” was a common start to a faculty consult. Today, most of my faculty consults begin with something like this: “I was reading about this new teaching strategy,… Continue Reading How Do I Choose Which Technology Tool to Use?