Tag Archive: education

Sep 21

#TechTipThursday: Using the Canvas App

As we are settling into the fall semester the Digital Education Collaborative wants to offer students a reminder of the free and handy way to manage academic deadlines and communicate with professors. Taking Canvas on-the-go with the Canvas app, by Instructure, can be easy and convenient! Students are able to receive notifications, reply to messages, and participate …

Continue reading »

Sep 07

The DIGILab Comes to Longwood

The Digital Education Collaborative and Greenwood Library are happy to announce that the DIGILab will be opening September 11, 2017! The name DIGILab was selected by campus vote of student suggested names that took place in the Fall of 2016. You can find the DIGILab on the first floor of the Greenwood Library, where the …

Continue reading »

Aug 24

#TechTipThursday: What is Canvas?

Welcome to the start of a new academic year! As you enjoy all we have to offer in support of an individualized Longwood experience, do not forget that the Digital Education Collaborative partners with you to support use of learning technologies. We provide the support and structure behind the University’s commitment to academic success and pedagogical …

Continue reading »

Apr 06

#TechTipThursday: GitHub as a Collaborative Tool

GitHub is a tool fairly new to the Instructional Technology Collaborators although some of us have used GitHub in support of academic requirements. Today’s #TechTipThursday will introduce users to the set up and initial use of GitHub as a collaborative tool for coding projects.  This post focuses on the tool’s web interface but there are other options for …

Continue reading »

Mar 29

Learning Lab Show | Ep. 9 Podcasting

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny are joined by Dr. Danette Gibbs and Ed Howarth to explore using podcasting in the classroom.  

Mar 15

Learning Lab Show | Ep. 8 Student Success and Engagement

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny welcome Dr. Jennifer Green and Dr. Sarai Blincoe to discuss student success and engagement.  

Mar 08

Learning Lab Show | Episode 7: Online Proctoring

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny address concerns with online testing and provide some solutions for online proctoring.  

Mar 01

The Learning Lab Show | Episode 6: MOOCs

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny look into different types of massive open online courses (MOOCs) and their benefits.    

Feb 23

The Learning Lab Show | Episode 5: Data Visualization

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny explore using data visualization to enhance the educational experience. See the show notes to access links and examples of data visualization.  

Feb 12

The Learning Lab Show | Episode 4: Mac vs. PC

In this episode, Jeff and Jenny join in the Mac vs. PC debate.

Older posts «