Screencast Creation Tool

Posted: July 3, 2015 by broadyesl in screencast creation?, video creating

Creating YouTube videos? Converting presentations into online presentations?

Check out this one:  http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2015/07/good-app-for-creating-screencasts-on-chromebooks.html?m=1

An interesting viewpoint grounded in adult learning principles is offered in “‘Discussion forum': don’t let the name of the tool put you on the wrong learning design track” at http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=b472260f6a8c881607820fa34&id=58360caa70&e=d92dfc3d0c

I will definitely rethink my approach to discussion activities in my own courses after this enlightening reading…

Reasons for Using the Cloud in Education

Posted: July 2, 2015 by broadyesl in cloud

I frequently present and write on this topic and most of you know that I am a big fan of using cloud-based education to remove barriers to learning.  Read more here in “The Benefits of Cloud Computing in Education are Huge!” at: http://blogs.aspect.com/2013/06/27/the-benefits-of-cloud-computing-in-education-are-huge/#sthash.f1bE3y0N.dpuf

More on the Cloud in Education

Posted: July 2, 2015 by broadyesl in cloud

More businesses are getting in on it.  Read “Microsoft launches Edu-Cloud for digital education” at http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/features/smartbuy/tech-news/microsoft-launches-educloud-in-india/article7173288.ece

What’s New With the Cloud?

Posted: July 2, 2015 by broadyesl in cloud

Business is getting in on the action!

Read “Amazon Launches Cloud Computing Education Program” at http://www.digitalbookworld.com/2015/amazon-launches-cloud-computing-education-program/

Using Rubrics to Simplify Grading

Posted: July 1, 2015 by broadyesl in assessment

Read “How Can Rubrics Make Grading Easier and Faster?” at http://www.magnapubs.com/online/mentor/how-can-rubrics-make-grading-easier-and-faster-3185-1.html?st=FFalert&s=FFA150605