Using Blackboard’s Video Everywhere Tool

Starting in Spring 2013, La Salle University faculty can use the new content editor in Blackboard to record video from any computer with a webcam. This tool offers online and blended instructors a quick way to add a personal touch to their courses in just a few steps. You might want to regularly record quick […]

Useful Screen Capture Software Solutions

Capturing what happens in the classroom and disseminating the recordings online can improve student understanding as well as save valuable class time. By gaining repeated exposure to important material on their own time, students can spend more time in class building on foundational knowledge they have already mastered outside of class and delving deeper into […]

TED-Ed: Lessons Worth Spreading

If you are one of the lucky ones, you have personally attended one of the conferences hosted by TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design), an organization that’s dedicated to spreading ideas. More likely, though, you are like the rest of us who have to settle for watching the TEDTalks on TED.com, on Netflix Instant, or anywhere else […]

An Introductory Video on Flipping Your Class

You may have recently read or heard a lot about “flipping the class.” The basic idea behind flipping your class is presenting some content to your students outside of class time (often through recorded audio or videos). As a result, you can spend your in-class time together working on activities that allow your students to […]