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Archive for November, 2012

D2L Version 10. Orientation session materials

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 29th November 2012

Please consider the short PowerPoint Presentation (http://web.stcloudstate.edu/informedia/d2l10.pptx) with basic information regarding D2L Version 10. Thank you @Greg Jorgensen for the PPT!

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video editing

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 29th November 2012

How to blur a face in the crowd. I just got a request from a student from School of Education SOE). She has an issue, which pops up rather frequently with pre-service teachers from SOE. When she videotapes in the classroom, she is supposed to obtain permission for the video recording. In her case, one […]

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Quizzes and fun games (gamification)

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th November 2012

Quizzes are considered mostly an assessment tool. The reward is in the end of the game. The player cannot “lose life.” Students who are used to the logic of a game, expect rewards throughout the game. Therefore, instead of a final assessment quiz, the class can be phased out with several training quizzes. Each of […]

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themes and topics of interest for teaching and learning with D2L

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th November 2012

D2L grading and rubrics D2L and blended learning Quizzes and fun games (gamification)

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interacting with the Millennials in the LRS environment

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th November 2012

a good outline of what needs to be reformed at LRS: Library 2.0: Speaking the Language of the Millennials from ElisabethTully

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