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  • Coming Soon: Collaborate to Support 25 Videos Per Page

    Increased engagement for moderators available in mid-SP2021
    UPDATE: Gallery view is now available! Learn more in this FAQ. Spring will bring warm weather to the UMBC campus community… and an exciting update for our web conferencing tool, Collaborate! The...
    Posted: March 24, 2021 8:00 AM
  • Faculty Survey Suggests Shift in Pre/Post-Pandemic Teaching

    31% increase in those open to non-traditional approach, FA21
    "I teach mostly grad students. I did not expect to find any positives about remote teaching - in 35 years of teaching I had NEVER done it and did not plan on doing it before retirement [...] It is...
    Posted: February 24, 2021 11:05 AM
  • GO Chat Recap: The Year of Open Ed - UMBC Alum Leads the Way

    Here's what you missed from our Go Online Chat!
    Last month, we kicked off our GO Chat series for 2021 with a dive into all-things-open, as in Open Educational Resources (OER), Open Pedagogy, and Open Science.  We started with a brief...
    Posted: February 10, 2021 4:47 PM
  • VoiceThread webinars

    Learn how to use VoiceThread with these webinars
    VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in several ways – text, voice, audio file, or...
    Posted: February 3, 2021 9:34 AM
  • VoiceThread Assignment Features

    New options and workflow for VoiceThread assignments
    As announced last semester, a redesigned VoiceThread (VT) assignment tool is now live. The new interface provides new features with streamlined workflows and enhanced options. Clear, dynamic...
    Posted: February 3, 2021 9:29 AM
  • PIVOT and the Student Evaluation of FA20 Courses

    Training Associated with Higher SEEQs & Course Interactions
    There is a statistically significant, positive relationship between a faculty member completing the Planning Instructional Variety in Online Teaching (PIVOT) training and elevated course-level...
    Posted: February 2, 2021 2:02 PM
  • Free Half-Day Virtual Conference on Quality Matters on Feb 9

    Gain insight into Active/Applied Research on Online Learning
    Quality Matters is offering a free half-day conference on February 9, 2021, focused on research-supported best practices with takeaways to apply in your own work. Listen to experts from the QM...
    Posted: February 1, 2021 8:37 AM
  • GO Chat Recap: Super Size Courses

    Here's what you missed from our Go Online Chat!
    Last month, we reflected on the transition from face-to-face instruction to online instruction for one of UMBC's largest introductory courses CHEM 101, with its instructors Drs. Sarah Bass and...
    Posted: January 6, 2021 2:16 PM
  • Collaborate update features chat mention & text formatting

    Support for up to 1,000 attendees in supersized session
    In any online learning experience, it's important for students to be able to engage socially and collaboratively. Interactions with peers and instructors can lead to greater student success....
    Posted: December 10, 2020 9:40 AM
  • Free VoiceThread workshops available in January 2021

    Add media-rich, asynchronous engagement in your courses
    VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos and allows people to navigate slides and leave comments in several ways – text, voice, audio file, or...
    Posted: December 9, 2020 12:27 PM