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Using Classroom Clickers To Engage Every Student

Using Classroom Clickers To Engage Every Student

Using Classroom Clickers To Engage Every Student Linda Briggs In this interview, a writer for the Campus Technology magazine interviews professor Edna Ross about how she uses clickers and what benefits they bring to her classroom. Edna points out, “With clickers, you’re giving every student a voice, even the introverts.” See the link below forRead more about Using Classroom Clickers To Engage Every Student[…]

Undergraduate Students and Information Technology Study

Undergraduate Students and Information Technology Study

The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2008 Educause This 2008 ECAR research study is a longitudinal extension of the 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007 ECAR studies of students and information technology. The study is based on quantitative data from a spring 2008 survey of 27,317 freshmen and seniors at 90 four-year institutionsRead more about Undergraduate Students and Information Technology Study[…]

7 Things You Should Know About Geolocation

7 Things You Should Know About Geolocation

Geolocation, also called geotagging, is the practice of associating a digital resource with a physical location. A photographer, for example, might include the longitude and latitude coordinates for where a picture was taken, allowing others to pinpoint that location on a map. Increasingly, geolocation is being applied to infrastructure components and end-user devices for theRead more about 7 Things You Should Know About Geolocation[…]

7 Things You Should Know About Zotero

7 Things You Should Know About Zotero

Zotero is a research tool, developed by the Center for History and New Media at George Mason University, that provides users with automated access to bibliographic information for online resources. Zotero “senses” bibliographic information contained in a web page and—when the user clicks an icon—gathers that information and places it in the user’s library ofRead more about 7 Things You Should Know About Zotero[…]

7 Things You Should Know About Ustream

7 Things You Should Know About Ustream

Ustream is an interactive web streaming platform that lets users broadcast their own channels on the Ustream network or on a third-party website such as MySpace or Facebook. Ustream offers a platform for users to host events, promote their own shows, or set up interactive conversations with participants across the globe. Ustream’s broadcasting model offersRead more about 7 Things You Should Know About Ustream[…]