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MediaCore: a video platform for ECLearn

MediaCore is an exciting new app for students and faculty to add videos to libraries in ECLearn. Much like YouTube and other familiar platforms, users can upload, tag, and comment on videos. Users have the ability to access and interact … Continue reading

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Teaching Tip: Jumping into New Methods

Many of the posts on this blog advocate new teaching methods, tools, or styles that involve some aspect of technology. I believe that technology has a place in the classroom and can, in specific situations, lead to improved learning outcomes … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: Curating Content with Open Tapestry

Organizing collections of content, whether articles, webpages, images and media, or some combination of these things, to share with students in your courses can often be challenging. Open Tapestry is a free online tool to help you organize content collections … Continue reading

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Faculty Spotlight: Sharon McKechnie – Enhancing Collaboration with Groups

Instructor: Sharon McKechnie, PhD, Assistant Professor of Management & Economics Course: MGMT 2307 Organizational Behavior About the Project: In MGMT 2307, over the course the semester students complete a group research project intended to allow them to explore an organizational … Continue reading

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EC Learn Tip: Enhancing Student Collaboration With Groups

In EC Learn you have the ability to create User Groups for assignments. This allows for group members to submit a single assignment together and for all members to receive the same grade (a feature you can turn off if … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: The Power of Pages

Pages are used to create content in your course. Pages are where you can put content and educational resources that are part of your course but don’t necessarily belong in an assignment. Pages can include text, video, audio clips, math … Continue reading

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New EC Learn Feature: Scheduling Appointments in Calendar

Scheduling appointments with students and managing appointment slots for office hours can be cumbersome. Fortunately, Canvas (EC Learn) offers “Calendar 2” which has a Scheduler for this very purpose. We have turned on this version of the Calendar so that … Continue reading

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Tech Tip: Getting Started With Turnitin

Turnitin is plagiarism-checker software integrated with EC Learn. You can use it for any Assignments in your courses, and it is compatible with all common file types, as well as the EC Learn rich text editor. Using Turnitin for an … Continue reading

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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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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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