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Category: E-Learning

COPH EdTech Newsletter- August 27, 2020

In this issue of the COPH EdTech Newsletter, we spotlight six Canvas tools! Learn more about assigning or giving more quiz attempts using moderate quizzes. How to add Emojis and Icons to spice up your Canvas pages. How to clear off (but still keep) courses that are cluttering up your Canvas dashboard. How to download/upload […]

Aug 27, 2020

Infographic: Simple Steps for Creating Your Teaching Presence!

Are you ready to add more teaching presence to your courses using the design, facilitation, and direct instruction? The following infographic shares 11 simple steps to get you started! Download and view the infographic here 5/5 (1) Please rate this Sample rating item

Aug 27, 2020

Infographic: Engaging Learners via Zoom

Zoom has become an invaluable tool in online teaching. However, distance learning presents its fair share of additional challenges. The most common challenge faced by educators is maintaining active learner engagement. A lack of face-to-face accountability makes it easy for students to lose motivation and feel an increased sense of isolation. Follow these simple tips […]

Mar 27, 2020

Infographic: Let Your Data Speak for Itself – Data Visualization Tips for Success

Data visualization is the graphical representation of information. It reduces large, complicated chucks of data into easily digestible visuals. Data visualization also allows you to comprehend information rapidly and easily find trends, patterns, and outliers. In addition, visualized data can hold audience interest longer, promote engagement and increase the retention of key concepts.  Design for […]

Mar 11, 2020

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Echo360 Academic Champions Grant – Applications due April 12th

A grant has been established to assist and support our innovative faculty with embedding the use of Echo360 within their courses. Applications can be aimed at developing effective academic practice. There are up to eight awards available in 2019 to academics, researchers and education professionals. If selected, grant recipients will receive $3,000 USD. Half will […]

Mar 27, 2019

The Teaching Online Pedagogical Repository (TOPR)

The Teaching Online Pedagogical Repository (TOPR) is an open platform for online/blended faculty and instructional designers to connect, find inspiration, and collaboratively contribute innovative online teaching strategies. Each TOPR entry is licensed for remixing under a Creative Commons license to maximize adoption and adaptations. The editors of TOPR are pleased to announce the new entries […]

Jan 14, 2019

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COPH ED Tech Newsletter – September 5, 2018

This week the COPH Ed Tech Tools Newsletter spotlights Canvas student analytics, Quizalize, and ZeeMaps. Learn more about viewing individual student analytics to see how your students are doing, creating formative quizzes using Quizalize and creating interactive maps using ZeeMaps. Select the following link to learn more and view the newsletter at https://www.smore.com/meq1v No ratings […]

Sep 6, 2018

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COPH ED Tech Newsletter – May 29, 2018

This week the COPH Ed Tech Tools Newsletter spotlights Canvas student grade book distribution graphs, Snapguide and Jellycam! Learn more about hiding grade distribution graphs from students, creating a visually appealing step by step guides and how to create a stop-motion video. Select the following link to learn more about the tools and view the […]

May 29, 2018

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COPH ED Tech Newsletter – April 18, 2018

This week the COPH Ed Tech Tools Newsletter spotlights Canvas course copy, Zoom, and EdPuzzle! Learn more about coping your old course content to your new course space, using Zoom for online office hours, meetings and webinars, and adding quizzing features, voiceovers to existing videos using EdPuzzle. Select the following link to learn more and […]

Apr 18, 2018

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Canvas Webinars – Presented by Canvas

More than a semester into the transition, Canvas (by Instructure) now is the primary campus learning management system. As of July 1, 2018, Blackboard will be completely retired. To support the transition to Canvas, a series of webinar training sessions are being offered to the UNMC campus starting this month. The Canvas webinar training will […]

Mar 2, 2018

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