Robots Take Distance Learning to New Level

Personal Robots in 2017 It is not longer science fiction. For years, robots have been increasingly working in the manufacturing industry.  They are “helping, not replacing humans” as I heard one Toyota tour guide say. Now robots are quickly become part of our everyday life and culture. What was impossible or way too expensive a few…

Zoom conferencing Quick Start for Students

Zoom is an online, real-time video conferencing tool that has replaced Adobe Connect for use here at the University of Kentucky. For your hybrid or online class you may be expected to have a device and sufficient internet that can access a Zoom conference. The best way to tell is simply to try it out…

Workshops and Highlights from DevLearn 2016

DevLearn is a yearly conference put on by the e-learning guild. Click here for more information. Here are a few FREE session workshop video highlights that I think are relevant and helpful to e-learning in higher education: Fifty Tips for Better Video Video Here Or just download the slides here: https://www.elearningguild.com/assets/files/61/dl16_702_pierce_presentation.pdf New Technologies that Will Change…

Zoom Conferencing Best Practices in Synchronous Class Video and Demo

Synchronous Video learning is an important part of online classes. In this two part video below, I will discuss the use of web conferencing in e-learning as well as give an intro to setting up and managing a first meeting in Zoom conferencing. Part 1: Zoom Synchronous Video Conferencing in E-learning Best Practices – E-learning Lunch…