UNMC Education Technology

Simulation. Innovation! Exasperation? Education:  Lessons Learned with the Anatomage Presentation

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Presenters: Kim Michael, MA, RT(R), RDMS, RVT Tanya Custer, MS, RT(R)(T) Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Bennett Hall room 2020 or web conferencing – Vidyo room: DIXON Noon-1:00 Bring your lunch! Please rate this Rate this Post

Blackboard Grader App

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Bb Grader APP gives the Instructor the capability to grade student assignment submissions. Only available for iPad’s: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bb-grader/id897611355?ls=1&mt=8 Key Features: Inline viewing of student submissions: Instructors can view a detailed list of all submissions to any assignment and can sort submissions based on a category of information. Support for audio-based and video-based feedback: When providing feedback to students, instructors also have the option of using… Continue Reading

Blackboard Student Mobile App

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Blackboard has released the FREE Bb Student APP, a simple, easy to use, mobile learning app for the on the go learner. Key Features: Activity stream: show smart view of prioritized events and actions Assignments & tests: view, complete and submit assignment and tests Grades & progress: Check grades and academic progress in real time Synchronous learning: join virtual classes with Collaborate Get the Bb… Continue Reading

Blackboard Learn, Blackboard Collaborate, and mobile roadmap updates

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Stay up to date on the road ahead for the products that you and your institution use every day. Our Product Management Leaders will walk you through: Blackboard Learn: 9.1, SaaS, and the new Ultra experience Blackboard Collaborate: What’s available now and what’s coming soon Blackboard’s mobile apps: Bb Student and Bb Grader Select a live webinar: Monday, January 25th at 3:30 p.m. ET OR… Continue Reading

Visual Anatomy APP

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In this week’s Apps Gone Free series, we are sharing with you four good apps you might want to try on your iPad. These apps are on sale today at least in the Canadian and American iTunes App Stores. Our favorite app in this collection is Visual Anatomy which we have reviewed in multiple posts in the past. Visual Anatomy is especially helpful for science… Continue Reading

Blackboard monthly maintenance outage scheduled for Sunday, 01/17/2016

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Blackboard will be unavailable the morning of Sunday, January 17, 2016 for the monthly routine maintenance starting at 8 a.m. and is scheduled to be available for use by 10 a.m. Please rate this Rate this Post

**NEW** Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing

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Personal interaction between you and your students is one of the most valuable elements of quality teaching and learning experiences. However, it can be challenging to maintain high levels of interaction when your students are not in a classroom, such as in blended or online courses, or with students who are not often on campus. Web conferencing tools, when properly implemented, promote collaboration and interaction while… Continue Reading