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Envisioning Future Learning Environments: Melding Tools and Content

After reading this piece on e-Literate about the Unizin learning ecosystem coalition, it stirs up thoughts like: why are we still here? Content repository? It seems like these LMS and platform tools are stuck in the 90’s and early 2000’s. … Continue reading

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VoiceThread Wish List

Voicethread is a splendid tool for asynchronous online communication, collaboration, teaching and learning. It can be used in so many ways, and its model – overlaying communicative functionality on top of content, like Cengage’s Mindtap product, should be considered the … Continue reading

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How Netflix Can Screw You With “Holds”

Have you ever put your Netflix account on hold while on vacation or for some other reason? Did you realize that under Netflix’s current business practices and policies could actually end up paying for your account anyway, even though it’s … Continue reading

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Free Communication Tools

Here are a few of my favorite FREE communication tools. These should be handy for anyone who does technical user support, faculty development, online teaching, etc: Open University's OpenLearn LabSpace – FlashmeetingSet up a free account and you can host … Continue reading

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Virtual PDF Printer for PC

Why is it that creating PDFs is built into the Mac OSX and not on PCs? Ever wondered how to make a PDF from a Word DOC or PowerPoint or Publisher or etc. on a PC? On the Mac it’s … Continue reading

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