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Archives for October 2006
The Learning Page is designed to help educators use the American Memory Collections to teach history and culture. It offers tips and tricks, definitions and rationale for using primary sources, activities, discussions, lesson plans and suggestions for using the collections in classroom curriculum. American Memory is an online archive of over 100 collections of rare and unique items important to Americaâ€™s heritage. The collections contain more than 7 million primary source documents, photographs, films, and recordings that reflect the collective American memory. They are a treasure trove of unique personal items from another period in time â€“ perhaps old records, letters with exquisite penmanship and arcane language, clothing, keepsakes, or faded photographs. These collections are â€˜snapshotsâ€™ providing a glimpse into […]
Adobe eLearning – Maximum knowledge in minimum time. ‘Adobe is motivated by the belief that great experiences create great learning outcomes. Our Rapid eLearning and Traditional eLearning software tools, including Adobe Presenter, Acrobat Connect Professional, Adobe Connect Training, Acrobat, Flash, Dreamweaver, Adobe Captivate, and Authorware, empower trainers, developers, and instructional designers to create and deliver effective, compelling, and memorable learning experiences. Adobe’s solution includes industry-leading authoring tools and the best virtual classrooms available, easy content management, powerful curriculum management, and robust tracking and reporting capabilities.’ White Papers: The Four Categories of eLearning (PDF); Is PowerPoint an eLearning Tool? (PDF)
SyberWorks e-Learning Podcast Series. ‘The SyberWorks e-Learning Podcast Series reports on helpful and important topics in e-Learning, Learning Management Systems, custom online training development, instructional design, performance management, talent management, and human capital management.’ Episode 1: Selecting the Right e-Learning Development Tool for You and Your Company Episode 3: Developing Learning Activities and Simulations in e-Learning Content Syberworks Homepage, Syberworks Media Center
Effective Uses of Online Course Tools. ‘As new online tool suites such as WebCT and CourseInfo are introduced across campus, it is important to consider how the various tool features within these systems can be used to support teaching and learning (e.g., discussion boards, chat rooms, electronic groups). In a Fall 1999 Educational Technologies survey of CourseInfo users on campus, faculty requested such advice. This site represents one response to these requests. This web site is designed to help Virginia Tech faculty effectively utilize online course tools in their classroom. The purpose for the site is not to train faculty how to use the mechanics of various computer tools. Educational Technologies’ Online Course Support team provides that service. Rather, this […]