Tweeting in Higher Ed

By now, it seems that most people are participating in social media in some form or fashion. Whether it be having a personal Facebook page to keep up with family and friends, sharing your thoughts instantly via Twitter, or networking via LinkedIn, the world exists on social media. That said, the idea of utilizing social media…

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TEACH Act Update: The Path to Voluntary Guidelines for Accessible Instructional Materials

WEBINAR:  TEACH Act Update: The Path to Voluntary Guidelines for Accessible Instructional Materials WHEN:  Tuesday September 22, 2015, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. WHERE:  Alumni Hall B-12 Conference Room In November 2013, the Technology, Equality, and Accessibility in College and Higher Education (TEACH) Act was introduced in Congress. The bill was intended to foster the development…

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Panopto and You

The University of Pittsburgh has made available to all faculty members the Panopto software AKA My Pitt Video. Panopto software is another tool to expand and enhance the classroom experience by being able to capture all the visual and audio segments of a computer presentation. One impressive feature of the Panopto software is the playback…

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