UNMC Education Technology

Blackboard Learn, Blackboard Collaborate, and mobile roadmap updates


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

Six Trajectories for Digital Technology in Higher Education


Six individual trajectories of digital technology are enabling the ambitious goal of a responsive, personalized digital learning environment for higher education. Please rate this Rate this Post

ELI (Educause) June 8 Webinar: Leading Technology-Based Innovations in Medical Education


Postsecondary education is a rich tapestry comprising undergraduate, graduate, and adult learners. In each of these dimensions, technology is rapidly and continually changing the game. What is shared across higher education is the commitment to use technology to promote active learning as well as to increase learner engagement and success. In this webinar, we’ll explore leading technology-based innovations in teaching and learning in the domain of… Continue Reading

Perfect Presentations Series: Enhancing YouTube Video URLs

I frequently use YouTube to supplement instruction, learn new processes, or simply to share clips during presentations. Many of the videos are much longer than I have time for or I only want to share a certain part. The following are some easy steps to follow so you can enhance YouTube URLs. How do I set a set a start time? With YouTube Time, we discover that using the website to generate a… Continue Reading

Join the Simulation Interest Group

Want to learn about simulation?  Join the Simulation Interest Group. The group meets at noon every other month. Next meeting is Wednesday, March 18th . The College of Nursing will be presenting some of their simulation activities during this “FREE” luncheon event.   Come early. Meeting being held at: Omaha   CFNS 3030 Lincoln            304 Kearney          148W Scottsbluff     B130D Norfolk           189 Please rate this Rate this Post

Webcast Event: Developing Quality Indicators for Online and Blended Learning

The University of Nebraska at Omaha Academic Partnership for Instruction (API) and University of Nebraska Online Worldwide, are hosting the latest installment of Campus Conversations. Webcast Event: Developing Quality Indicators for Online and Blended Learning Thursday, March 12, 2015 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (central) Reserve your spot today You will receive a follow up e-mail before the event which includes a link to the live-streamed presentation…. Continue Reading

Promoting Digital Citizenship and Academic Integrity in Technology Classrooms

Article By: Meigan Robb, PhD and Teresa Shellenbarger, PhD in Teaching with Technology New technology continues to emerge and influence the classroom learning environment. Students now have immediate and unlimited access to digital content, resources, and databases. To capitalize on the wealth of available Internet resources, many educators are joining the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiative, which encourages students to use their own personal… Continue Reading