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FRDLE: Future Ready Digital Learning Experience

October 11, 2018 by Sheryl Hathaway | Technology

This Fall at Chapman University, Educational Technology Services will kick off the Future Ready Digital Learning Experience (FRDLE) project to explore which learning management platform will best support student learning outcomes on our campus. As mentioned in the 2018 Fall Faculty meeting, this project will not only examine the Learning Management Systems, like Blackboard, Canvas,

A Commitment to Accessibility: Blackboard Ally

October 3, 2018 by | Technology

  We’re excited to announce a new tool coming soon to Blackboard called Ally. Ally provides you guidance on how to correct accessibility issues with your digital course content, which means your learning materials will work better on mobile phones and tablets as well as with assistive technologies. Your students will also be able to

LightScene Projectors

September 29, 2018 by | Technology

Overview The Epson LightScene projector is a new display that allows you to project images or videos onto different surfaces for showcase purposes. The display is laser projection (lampless) and is 2000 lumens.  Visually, the image is really sharp and even the smallest details can be seen on the photos that are being displayed. On

Are You Future Ready? Tech Hub Open House October 3 & 4

September 24, 2018 by | Technology

Join us at the Tech Hub Open House on both Orange and Rinker campuses. This schedule is tentative, so please watch for changes. Oct 3, Orange Campus, DeMille 104: 9:30-10:30 a.m.: Keynote Address: Does Game-Based Learning Really Work?, by Alf Inge Wang, founder of Kahoot! game-based learning 10:30-11:00 a.m.: Future Ready Coursework that is Accessible to All, a

New Option on Poll Everywhere: Competitions Demo on September 25 and Sept 27

September 17, 2018 by | Technology

Play with Poll Everywhere Competitions during our upcoming Poll Everywhere Workshops. If you’d like to learn more about using Poll Everywhere to engage students, including a live demonstration of multiple polling options, please come by the Tech Hub for the upcoming ETS workshops: Tuesday, September 25th, 2018, 1:00-2:00 Thursday, September 27th, 2018, 2:00-3:00 The Tech

Poll Everywhere Scheduled Maintenance Mark your calendars!

September 14, 2018 by | Technology

Poll Everywhere will undergo two periods of scheduled maintenance on the following dates: • Saturday, September 22, from 8PM to 11PM PDT • Saturday, October 6, from 8PM to 11PM PDT During these times, you may experience service interruptions when accessing Poll Everywhere on the web or through the apps. If you have any questions,

Four key actions to improve student learning What learning science texts say about learning and how technology can support it

September 13, 2018 by | Technology

I recently did an informal review of three popular learning science texts (see references below). From these three books, I compared information to see what types of topics surfaced regarding important points for instructors to follow in order to support their students’ learning. I found that the four following points received extensive treatment by all

Survey says… Gathering data to improve learning

September 6, 2018 by | Technology

Survey says…we get tired of emailed surveys. Our campus is currently experiencing very low response rates to emailed surveys, which is partially due to the overwhelming number of surveys we get via email. This has prompted our campus to create Guidelines for Conducting Online Surveys at our institution for surveys involving 100 individuals or more.