Each year new technology advances faster and faster. As innovative technology becomes more affordable and adoptable, educational institutions figure out ways to improve educations utilizing these tools. I want to focus on 8 technology trends changing education in 2016. Note: I’m not a fortune teller or the leading expert in the field, these are my options and observations. Feel free to join me for a webinar on Wednesday, February 16th at
How many people have used the webcam capture feature build into YouTube? I know I have used it many times, since it’s built into another tool known as Video Everywhere in the Blackboard Learning Management Systems. Did you know that the YouTube webcam capture feature is retiring very soon. If you have tired the YouTube webcam capture feature recently you might have noticed this message: “Webcam uploads will no longer
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. #StartingisBelieving ATTENTION: I’m giving away a special swag bag pack from Florida Prepaid, including a backpack and water bottle. To enter, just leave a comment on this post letting me know Florida Prepaid plan you would choose. I’ll pick a random winner after 5pm on December 18 and
This post brought to you by Knovio. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Professor Josh. Static presentation can be boring and hard to engage an audience. Think about the last time someone asked you to just read a PowerPoint presentation. Wasn’t that exciting and educational, huh? I have talked about screencasting before as a way to turn your PowerPoint presentation into a guided video but let’s take
I’ve been a fan of Screenr for sometime now and usually include it in my multimedia tools for educators presentations. Sadly Screenr will be closing shop on November 11, 2015. This is the message they posted in a recent email to users: “Sadly, we’re retiring Screenr on November 11, 2015. As you might already know, Screenr’s recording capability is based on Java RE (Runtime Environment), which is rapidly becoming antiquated.
Content creators, social media geeks, brand ambassadors, and marketing professionals came together for IZEAfest 2015 in Orlando, FL for 2 full days of celebrity appearances, networking, and learning. Each day I tried to capture the various moments through sketches, photos, and tweets. Don’t forget to favorite, retweet, and comment on some of your favorite sketches below. Sketching it up at @izeafest! Want more? Give some RT love! #izeafest pic.twitter.com/VrveBEnfrl —