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Tag: Technology

Infographic: Active Learning Tech Tools for Remote Teaching

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

March 25, 2022

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Infographic: Leveraging Social Media Using a #VisualAbstract to Disseminate Research

#VisualAbstracts are often shared on social media to summarize research in a short, pictographic format. The goal is to highlight key findings and attract readers to access the full article. Check out this infographic to see how easy it is to create your own #VisualAbstract (view a printable version of the infographic): >> Download a printable […]

October 4, 2019

Leveraging Social Media

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Building Campus Consensus Around Education Technology Webinar

Building consensus around education technology decisions is a crucial hurdle for college leaders. The opinions and needs of various departments and faculty should be considered before choosing the tools that will improve your institution’s teaching and learning capabilities. Register now for this hour-long webinar to learn: Where the sticking points are in implementing new classroom […]

April 19, 2019

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Free Sessions: Self-Directed Learning in Medical School Curricula

Medical information is rapidly expanding and accessibility to information through technology has become commonplace. To combat information overload with the help of technology, it is vital that medical universities equip learners with self-directed learning skills. So as schools revise and create new curricula, they must now provide new ways for students to understand information — on […]

April 3, 2018

Hidden Treasures: Lesser Known Secrets of Canvas

Join us as we explore some of the little-known Canvas secrets and tools that you can use to make your user experience more manageable in the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS). In this session, we will share tools, tips, and tricks that will help you take your Canvas skills to the next level. We did […]

March 5, 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 […]

March 2, 2018

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UNO training – Kung Fu Canvas

The University of Nebraska at Omaha Office of Digital Learning is offering an online six-week in-depth exploration of the Canvas learning management system with our Kung Fu Canvas course. Participants will be guided through a series of activities and have the opportunity to interact with colleagues while learning how to use Canvas for an on-campus, […]

March 2, 2018

UNO Kun fu Canvas

ELI Webinar | Navigating Academic Transformation

Thursday, March 15, 2018 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm CST Registration is FREE for Educause members – UNMC is a member We know all too well that we face many challenges and decisions with respect to the academic mission of our institutions. How will the current trajectories in educational technology impact our teaching and learning practices […]

March 1, 2018

2018 Higher Education Technology Events

With the arrival of a new year comes another jam-packed schedule of EdTech & Innovation conferences and events around the world. Download the calendar of upcoming gatherings, intuitively compiled by EdSurge HigherEd. Click image to enlarge. About the Author Peggy Moore, MSEd, is the Director of E-Learning at UNMC. She specializes in adult learning with over 20 years in learning […]

January 17, 2018

Register for the webinar to review the 2017 ECAR Findings: The IT Experiences of Faculty and Students

DATE: November 30, 2017 TIME: 12:00-1:00 p.m. CST (1:00-2:00 p.m. EST) Educause Live is offering an hour webinar to members to: Learn about current student and faculty attitudes toward and usage of technology Develop a better understanding of the needs of faculty and students to carry out their academic work Get recommendations on how to […]

November 16, 2017