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5 Lecture Hacks

5 Lecture Hacks

Students often get confused and bored during lectures. With the help of technology instructors can hold students’ attention both inside and outside of the classroom with engaging videos. Here are 5 lecture capture devices that can help make instructors videos more engaging: Dynamic Green Screen: Recording a presentation while the professor is standing in frontRead more about 5 Lecture Hacks[…]

What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses

What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses

A new mobile app is sweeping college campuses but not for good reasons. The app is known as Yik Yak, an anonymous virtual bulletin board which gives you the ability to post your thoughts for others to read.  But postings from college students aren’t what you’d expect. Postings range from inappropriate comments regarding sex, racism,Read more about What You Need to Know About Yik Yak, an App Causing Trouble on Campuses[…]