FREE Access to Adobe Creative Cloud Available for All Elon Students

Posted on: August 11, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, Tech Tips, News, Online Instruction, Teaching & Learning, Tools & Services
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Whether design software is needed for coursework or to simply flex a little creative muscle, Elon students no longer have to seek out select computer labs to use it. Instead, all students can now access Adobe Creative Cloud on their own device at no cost. Learn more.

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Get Started with Zoom at Elon

Posted on: August 11, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, Tech Tips, News, Online Instruction, Teaching & Learning, Tools & Services
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Information Technology (IT) recently added Zoom to the growing list of technology tools and services offered at Elon. Learn more about the popular service, which is available to faculty, staff and students.

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Projecting and Protecting the Voice in the Physically Distanced Classroom

Posted on: August 4, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Tech Tips, News, Teaching & Learning
Polly Butler Cornelius

This fall, instructors will teach while wearing face coverings. It’s a challenge that’s causing many to wonder whether or not students will be able to hear them. Polly Cornelius, a Senior Lecturer in Music, explains in this guest post how instructors can project, protect and care for their voices while teaching in physically distanced classrooms and also offers tips.

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Moodle Boasts Improved Look and Feel

Posted on: July 28, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Moodle, News, Teaching & Learning, Tools & Services
A screenshot showing elements of Moodle's theme update

In its latest, more visual update, Moodle brings accessibility and navigation enhancements to the forefront. Learn more about new features.

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Digital Learning Days to Offer Resources for Flexible Teaching

Posted on: July 1, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Events & Training, News, Teaching & Learning
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Hosted virtually, July 14-16 and August 5-7 from 9 a.m.-noon, this training series will address technology available in on-campus classroom spaces, techniques to design and organize course materials, synchronous and asynchronous teaching techniques, and more.

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Webinars for Students: Preparing for Remote Learning, March 22-23

Posted on: March 20, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Events & Training, News, Teaching & Learning
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As we look to the start of remote learning courses, Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) Student Consultants presented webinars for students on Sunday, March 22 and Monday, March 23 to share tips and best practices for navigating Webex and Kaltura. Learn more and view recordings of each session.

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Faculty Training Sessions In-Person and Online

Posted on: March 16, 2020 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Events & Training, Moodle, News
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Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) will offer a series of training sessions, in-person and online, to help you quickly prepare to teach online. Attend or watch recordings of recent sessions about Moodle and Webex. Learn more.

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Workshop: Increase Your Efficiency, Deter Academic Dishonesty with Moodle

Posted on: October 10, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: News, Teaching & Learning
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Elon faculty and staff are invited to join a lunch and learn on Thursday, Nov. 13 co-hosted by the Provost’s Office and Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) focused on incorporating technology tools in Moodle to increase your efficiency and deter academic dishonesty.

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Online alternatives to cancelling class

Posted on: September 5, 2019 | By: Scott Hildebrand | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, News, Online Instruction, Teaching & Learning
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When the unexpected occurs and you can’t make it to campus, cancelling class is not your only option. Consider using online alternatives instead.

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Explore interactive Moodle course content with H5P

Posted on: August 26, 2019 | By: Tarah Holland | Filed under: Moodle, Teaching & Learning
Example of Flashcards activity in H5P plugin

Refresh your Moodle course and increase student engagement by adding interactive content with the H5P plugin. Learn more about the tool and how to use it as a complement to your course.

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