Category Archives: Tech Spotlights

Tech Spotlight: GoogleDocs Discussions

A couple months ago I did a presentation at Productive Scholar about annotating digital documents. I didn’t talk much about GoogleDocs in that talk.  Although their commenting feature was perfectly nice, it seemed a bit too simple and didn’t seem … Continue reading

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Tech Spotlights: Finding and using free images on the Web

Here is the slideshow from out tech Spotlight Session on 10/21/2010. Here’s a link to the handout (PDF): Finding and Using Free Images on the Web.pdf

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Technology Spotlights: Microsoft PhotoStory

PhotoStory is a free program by Microsoft that works with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. With PhotoStory you can create a slide show with you digital pictures, edit your pictures, create a story with original music and add narration. PhotoStory also allows … Continue reading

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Technology Spotlights: Creating Video Using The Kodak Zi8

This session was designed to show you how to incorporate the use of video in your class using the Kodak Zi8 Pocket video camera. With this camera you can: Capture and critique student and instructor interviews and/or presentations Assess student oral … Continue reading

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Tech Spotlights: Audacity

This session focused on the voice recording software Audacity. Audacity is a freely available program for audio recording.  Follow the link below for instructions on downloading and using this software. The software is also available on all computers in the HRC. AUDACITY Instructions.pdf … Continue reading

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