July 2015 – Work review

This month I have been mostly writing a handbook for technology-enhanced learning practice, exploring use cases for Collaborate and meeting up with a range of people across campus. Learning design for synchronous online activities I’m pushing the use case for Collaborate, our supported webinar (online seminar) tool, at the moment as there is potential to … Continue reading July 2015 – Work review

June 2015 – Work Review

This month I have been mostly making videos and talking to people. With a bit of feedback collecting too. In-class technology Following up on interest from teaching staff in being able to capture hand-written content using Replay, I spent a little time this month putting together some videos on how to use visualisers (document cameras) … Continue reading June 2015 – Work Review

May 2015 – Work Review

Lecture capture features highly on my agenda again, but this month I’ve also had time to co-deliver a PGCAP session on technology-enhanced learning, provide some advice for students revising and complete my penultimate MA assignment. The impact of lecture capture at York With a lot of data now to hand, I am keen to share … Continue reading May 2015 – Work Review

April 2015 – Work review

Online seminars, web-conferences, webinars, call them what you will… this month I started off with a comparison of the big three apps. This is April 2015’s work review. Web-conferencing recommendations At the start of the month I posted a review of Google Hangouts, Skype and Blackboard Collaborate as web-conferencing tools for the higher education sector. … Continue reading April 2015 – Work review

March 2015 – Work review

As more of my work gets written up on the E-Learning Development Team blog these days, I thought it would be worth providing a monthly summary of my activities here. Screen-casting comparison Prompted by a number of requests, I wrote a comparison between Screencast-o-matic (online screen recorder), Echo360 Personal Capture (our supported program) and Camtasia 8 … Continue reading March 2015 – Work review

February 2015 – Work review

Back-filling, this is February’s work review summarising some of my key activities from this month. Advising Departments on Programme Sites Before I joined the E-Learning Development Team I revamped the Programme Sites within SPSW, working with the programme leaders to introduce more content that supports students’ progression through their degree programme. I also included a … Continue reading February 2015 – Work review

Lecture Capture and Webinars

It’s been a busy term… which is a poor excuse for a lack of updates to this site. However, over the next few weeks I’ll try to back fill my blog with all the exciting things that have gone through my head, buzzed around in there for a bit, and flown out through the other … Continue reading Lecture Capture and Webinars

Onwards with a new role

On Monday I start a new role in the Elearning Development Team at the University of York as Lecture Capture Coordinator and Elearning Advisor. As such, my last day within the Department of Social Policy and Social Work as their Web & VLE Coordinator was yesterday and by happy coincidence this was the same day … Continue reading Onwards with a new role