Tag Archives: Spotlight

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: Wimba

Wimba is used to enrich language learning programs. This audio tool can be used for instructors to create assignments that require students to post their recordings from within the Blackboard course site. Instructors can use this tool to verbally explain complex material and send … Continue reading

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New Google Search Views

Google has added two new ‘views’ of search results: the Wonder Wheel and the Timeline.  Wonderwheel creates a simple topic map of results with the search query in the center and related searches branching out. Clicking on any of the … Continue reading

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