Posts tagged with “Instructional Design” (All posts)

Teaching with CARE: Supporting equity and inclusion with academic technology

14 March 2024

An inclusive and equitable learning environment is one in which all students feel welcome, valued, and respected. It is also an environment in which improved learning outcomes, increased engagement and…

CARE Wheel

Podcasting with Audacity

29 February 2024

Podcast structures vary dramatically.  So do the tools that help you record, edit, and deliver your podcasts.  Audacity is a free and very capable recording and editing tool. Below, you’ll…

Audiacity Interface with multiple tracks.

The Golden Age of Weirdness: Learning to Teach with Generative AI

7 February 2024

In a recent Virtual UnSymposium titled Learning to Teach Creative Technologies with Generative AI, hosted by the Integrated Design and Media (IDM) program at NYU Tandon, various instructors and staff…

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Engage students with Poll Everywhere

13 September 2023

Poll Everywhere (PollEv) is a web-based Student Response System, which works on laptops, tablets, and smartphones, to encourage more participation and engaged learning in the classroom.

Poll Everywhere logo

Moodle Question Type: “Drag and Drop onto Image”

2 February 2021

Constructive Alignment is an approach to teaching and learning in which the learning outcomes that students are expected to achieve are defined and stated at the beginning of a course…

Move checkmark over image

Controlled listening exercises with Moodle and Panopto

9 January 2021

Sometimes, we would like our students to listen to an audio prompt only once or twice before they answer questions or write a response. Moodle alone does not allow you…

Don't play it again, Sam

Personalizing and Assessing Your Online Instruction

19 December 2020

For the past month, Dann Hurlbert has been sharing his principles for creating instructional videos that are both pedagogically effective and engaging. This week, he concludes the series with the…

Personalizing & Assessing

Active Learning & Signaling Strategies with Instructional Videos

3 December 2020

Passive viewing of video content is not how students learn best. Students need to be actively engaged by video lessons.  In addition, intentionally signaling the most important points within your videos…

Active Learning & Signaling

Duration, Sound, and creating Perfect Instructional Videos

19 November 2020

Perfect Instructional Videos involve many facets, ranging from production considerations to assessment strategies.  This week, Dann shares two new videos, Duration and Illustrating with Sound. For instructional videos, often an amazing “less”…

Duration and Sound