Monthly Archives: December 2012

Getting Help With EC Learn Over the Holiday Break

ATIG staff will not be working on course migrations while the Emmanuel College campus is closed 12/22/2012 – 1/1/2013. If you need to import content from a Blackboard Vista course: Check if the course has been migrated. The most recent … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: Facilitating Student Discussions with Piazza

Piazza is an online tool to facilitate student discussion, learning, and engagement. In some ways, this makes it similar to Learning Management Systems (LMS) like Canvas and Blackboard. Piazza is different though because it is more single-minded in its goals … Continue reading

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January EC Learn Workshops and Help

January and the start of the spring semester is almost upon us. If you haven’t had time to attend EC Learn training yet, ATIG is offering one more workshop before the holiday break on Wednesday the 19th. We have also … Continue reading

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Importing Old Course Content into Your Spring 2013 Shells

With the fall semester coming to an end, you are probably getting ready to prep your spring 2013 course sites. All courses taught between Fall 2010 and Summer 2012 have already been migrated over to EC Learn, and we are … Continue reading

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Teaching Tip: Creative Syllabi

We have posted a couple times this semester on some different ways of displaying course syllabi. If you missed them, take a look at: Rebecca’s Faculty Spotlight A great collaborative tool for mapping ideas As you are beginning to think … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: Online Alternatives to Relatively Expensive Programs

Traditionally, image editing and video editing have required relatively expensive software. This software has many features, and a steep learning curve. It also requires a relatively powerful computer to use effectively. With the advent of cloud services and more interactive … Continue reading

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