InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

on digital literacy and old habits

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 18th February 2015

“Academic libraries are concerned about the digital literacy of their users but their programs continue to be focused on the information components defined by the President’s Commission on Information Literacy.” (p. 45) Cordell, R.  (2013). Library Instruction in the 21st Century. In: Rosanne, M (Ed.) Library Reference Services and Information Literacy: Models for Academic Institutions: […]

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resources available at SCSU for lecture capture

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 18th March 2014

Please have a list of free and SCSU hosted resources for lecture capturing: MediaSpace (AKA Kaltura) http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/31/mnscu-mediaspace-aka-kaltura/ Adobe Connect (please request an account from Greg Jorgensen, gsjorgensen@stcloudstate.edu, if you don’t have such) http://media4.stcloudstate.edu TechSmith’s Jing (free) http://www.techsmith.com/jing.html Other free, shareware and paid sources in our former IMS blog entry: http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/24/whiteboard-screencasting-apps-please-enter-your-choices-and-suggestions/

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How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning | Four Smart Ways to Use Cell Phones in Class. Backchanneling.

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 7th January 2014

How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning. Backchanneling. http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/01/how-byod-programs-can-fuel-inquiry-learning/ creating a learner profile, a set of criteria the school district wanted students to learn while in school. That profile includes: seek knowledge and understanding; think critically and solve problems; listen, communicate, and interact effectively; exhibit strong personal qualities; and engage and compete in a global […]

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