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Social Media empowers learners to create connections, collaborate on new ideas, and build networks. We’ll establish some basic “house rules” for Social Media interaction, and examine how different types of Social Media (blogs, Twitter, social bookmarking) can enhance the curriculum for all disciplines.
According to College Board, the average student spends over $1,100 a year on textbooks. Help ease the financial burden on your students, while supporting the quest for open, accessible information by incorporating Open Educational Resources into your course. Find out about great open websites that cover almost any subject matter.
When presenting large amounts of data, it can be helpful to use graphs, maps, charts, icons and images to create infographics to help others absorb the information in an easily digestible fashion. In this workshop we will discuss both tools and methods of creating infographics, taking the knowledge and content you have to create a visual representation you can share.
Using video to enhance instruction has become ubiquitous. However, acquiring the video you need can be be a frustrating minefield of copyright law and technological hoops. Luckily, getting that crucial clip has never been easier if you have the know-how. In this session we’ll go over proven ways to obtain and cut it video, as well as sure methods for sharing.