Tag Archives: QuickStart Guide

Technology Spotlight Session: 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 … Continue reading

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QuickStart Guide: Social Bookmarking

This QuickStart Guide will discuss the web 2.0 idea of social bookmarking. Social bookmarking is a way for internet users to save, store, organize, and share webpages  and internet resources with others. You can use meta data (tags, labels) to … Continue reading

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QuickStart Guide: Annotation on the Web with co-ment

co-ment is a web service that allows for you to write or upload text to the site, allow others to comment on the text, then the users can review the comments and edit the text according to the feedback. It … Continue reading

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QuickStart Guide: Creating Clips of Real Video Files

This QuickStart Guide guide will go over how to create clips of RealPlayer Videos in your Blackboard course. This is a nice feature in case you would like to highlight a certain part of a film while in class or … Continue reading

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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  

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