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Infographic: Active Learning Tech Tools for Remote Teaching

Here are the top 10 tech tools to use in your classroom to promote active learning.

Mar 25, 2022

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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: Pandemic Teaching- Remote Learning

Are you ready for the possibility of remote teaching? Do you want to try something different than spending 3 hours lecturing your students live and not knowing if your students are actively engaged? A blended or flipped remote classroom approach benefits you and your students by creating a learning environment that is engaging and allows for optimal […]

Jun 23, 2020

Infographic: Remote Teaching Engagement – Zoom

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Jun 17, 2020

How to Mitigate and Combat “Zoom Fatigue” in the Online Classroom

Zoom is the ideal solution for synchronous teaching when in-person classes are not a possibility, however, there is an increased awareness surrounding the fatigue associated with the virtual realm. Video conferencing has become a stand-in for most interactions that would normally take place in-person. Many have used it in hopes of replicating typical interactions, but […]

May 5, 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

Data Visualization

COPH EDTech Newsletter – November 13, 2019

This week the COPH EdTech Tools Newsletter spotlights Canvas notifications and settings, PlayPosit and Jeopardy Labs. Learn more about setting your email notifications and adding other emails/cell phone numbers to your account, adding quizzing and other features into videos created by you or found on popular video websites, and using Jeopardy Labs to create an […]

Nov 13, 2019

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COPH ED Tech Newsletter – October 17, 2019

This week the COPH Ed Tech Tools Newsletter spotlights Canvas grade posting policy, bitly, and Perusall. Learn more about hiding student grades in the grade book, creating smaller URLs for sharing, and a discussion tool that uses student annotations for engagement. No ratings yet. Please rate this Sample rating item

Oct 17, 2019

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THRIVE: Success strategies for the modern-day faculty member

A new resource is available to help faculty succeed! THRIVE is a collection of more than 50 ideas for fast, focused professional development, created by experts across UNMC — the people who walk in your shoes. One- to two-page briefs were designed to be absorbed and implemented immediately in your work as an educator, clinician, […]

Oct 16, 2019