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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Technology

HELP! Series: Teaching with Nearpod

Whether you’ve been teaching remotely for a while or you are just starting out, teaching with technology doesn’t need to be complicated! This session features tips for teaching with Nearpod, an award-winning K-12 software that is now a popular choice for classroom, distance, and hybrid learning environments in higher education. Nearpod allows educators to easily incorporate activities like […]

Feb 5, 2021

Getting Systems-Ready for 2021 & Beyond

Best Practices for Virtual Teams Today In 2020, we began to explore and redefine the future of work in real-time. We’re realizing that remote work isn’t a fad, it’s how work is being performed – and in some cases how it will continue after the health crisis has abated. Now is the time to get […]

Dec 7, 2020

From Lemons to Lemonade: Successes in Teaching during a Pandemic

Watch this virtual event highlighting the best ideas that came from teaching during a global pandemic.

Aug 21, 2020

HELP! Series: Teaching Online

Watch this session to learn some of the best practices for teaching online. You’ll receive expert advice for creating engaging content for learners and specific instruction on how to create an educational video in PowerPoint.

Aug 14, 2020

Utilizing PowerPoint and Echo360

There are many things you can do to make your online classes more interactive. Watch this session to learn how to learn more about how to use Echo360 and PowerPoint for your presentations. Keynote: Laura ChytkaAcademic Technologies Additional Resources: Variables in Online Learning DesignTips for Reading Student Engagement via Video ConferencingPros and Cons: Creating a […]

Apr 13, 2020

Echo360 Tools

Leveraging Zoom: Using Breakout Rooms and Other Features

Zoom Video Conferencing has become a solution for educators to continuing synchronous learning in a remote environment. A licensed Zoom account opens up many features and settings you may not be aware of. Watch this session to learn how to use the breakout room feature to enhance your classes and meetings. After this session, participants should be […]

Apr 2, 2020

Pop-Up: Navigating the Transition to Online Teaching

Being an educator during times of potential disruption requires creativity and flexibility in thinking about how the learning environment is presented. Online learning is a natural solution. However, a sudden shift to delivering course content online can be both challenging and frustrating. There are many tools and resources available at UNMC to help faculty members […]

Mar 16, 2020

How to Use Social Media to Advance Your Career

Social media has quickly grown to be one of the fastest ways for clinicians, researchers, and other health care professionals to share their work, connect with colleagues, inform the public, and even advance their careers. But building up your social network doesn’t happen overnight. Watch this workshop for guidance in creating and curating a social […]

Oct 10, 2019

Podcasts: A Start to Finish Roadmap

The popularity of podcasts is booming. After all, what’s not to like about portable, just-in-time learning that can be done while driving or exercising? Coming up with a great topic for your own podcast can be easy—it’s the execution that can be tricky if you don’t have a clear path. Watch this session as we outline a […]

Aug 14, 2019

The NOW and NEXT of Learning and Technology

Technology continues to advance at breakneck speeds, which is shifting how we learn in our daily lives. Today’s educators face the challenge of staying ahead of this curve, tracking these new technologies, and keeping an eye on how these changes will shape the future of education and learning. Check out this webinar that explores the […]

Jan 31, 2019