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Webinar: Innovative ideas for online courses

When

Sep. 25, 2013, 9:30am to 10:30am

Office/Remote Location

Fully online

Description

Modern learning management systems provide many new ways to make online learning more engaging and effective. This webinar will demonstrate a variety of techniques that faculty can use to foster student engagement with educational content.

Agenda:

Content creation

  • How to create content items
  • How to embed videos
  • How to use surveys
  • How to use Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
  • How to integrate Twitter with Blackboard Learn
  • The essentials of interactive learning objects
  • Blackboard's mobile learning capabilities

 

Collaboration

  • Wikis Blogs Discussions
  • Blackboard Collaborate (Web conferencing)

 

Assessment

  • Assignments Tests
  • Test pools
  • Peer reviews

 

Tutorials

  • Where to access additional Blackboard Learn tutorials
  • Sample demo course

 

Admission Information

This webinar is free for UNLV educators.

This presentation meets online only. 

Please register at least two days prior to the start of this webinar in order to receive login information.

Contact information

Name: Michael Wilder
Office: CDC Building 2, Room 226
Phone: 702-895-2258
E-mail: michael.wilder@unlv.edu

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Event Sponsor

Office of Online Education