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  • Hot Topics in EdTech at La Salle: July 2015

    Now that summer is in full swing and we’ve had a chance to take a breath from the last academic year, our thoughts turn to ways that we can improve teaching and learning through technology for the upcoming semesters. As …

  • Reflections from the 2015 Summer Technology Institute

    Did you miss the 2015 Summer Technology Institute last week? Don’t worry it is not too late to find out what learning took place! We asked participants to write down some of their takeaways at different points throughout the day. …

  • Summer Technology Institute 2015 Recap

    Thanks to everyone who attended the Summer Technology Institute on May 20, 2015! It was a great day for faculty and staff to collaborate on ways to improve teaching and learning through technology here at La Salle. In the Creating …

  • Sign Up for Workshops for Faculty Development Week!

    The week of May 18 will be an exciting time for the La Salle community! Four different faculty development events will bring faculty from across campus together and provide different venues for learning from one another. Spots are limited, so sign …

  • GoToTraining Issues and Recommendations

    Due to some current issues with a recent update to GoToTraining, I would like to share a few recommendations that will minimize any problems for you and your students as you wrap up your Spring classes and prepare for the …

  • Known Issues with a Recent Upgrade to GoToTraining

    GoToTraining, the synchronous web-conferencing tool available to La Salle users in the tools menu of the Portal, has recently implemented a new feature called Instant Join. Instant Join allows session participants to join sessions entirely within their web browsers (Chrome is …

  • Canvas Updates for April 4, 2015

    The Canvas system releases updates about every three weeks. Whenever these updates include exciting new functionality for the La Salle University community or if these updates will significantly change your workflows, we will post about them on the 1900 blog. The following changes will …

  • Using Canvas Data to Identify At-Risk Students and Gaps in Course Design

    Here at La Salle, we carry an institutional mission to promote student success through a practical approach to the educational process. Just as St. John Baptiste de La Salle choose to teach his students in their native language of French …

  • Engage & Interact with Nearpod

    In today’s classrooms, students as well as instructors come into class attached to their smart phones, tablets, and laptops. As an instructor, have you ever considered integrating these mobile technologies into your classroom lectures for a more responsive and engaging …

  • Technology As a Lens for Reflective Practice

    Have you ever found yourself on auto-pilot when grading stacks of student papers or hastily replying to discussion board posts on Canvas? No matter what the task is, stepping back and looking at what we’re doing with a critical eye …

 
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