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Teaching with Technology: Blackboard, Canvas Options for Learning Management

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Originally posted in INTERFACE on June 5th, 2013, by Liz Kelsey Learning management systems (LMS) have become a critical teaching and learning tool on most university campuses, and draw much publicity in the higher education sector. Dartmouth is no different—we

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Posted in 2013 Projects, Blog, LMS, Sciences, Thayer School of Engineering

From the Library: Resources and Reference Content in Blackboard

by Laura Barrett Director of Education and Outreach There are so many online research tools available that it can be overwhelming; students often don’t know where to start. Library and Educational Technologies staff recently collaborated to connect students more readily

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Posted in Blog, Libraries, LMS

Project: Oral History Wiki

Overview: The course focuses on the experiences of Latino-Mexican, Central American, Cuban, Dominican and Puerto Rican – transnational migrants living in the United States.  The main applied assessment instrument in the course is the creation of an oral history project.

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Posted in 2011 Projects, Creating, Social Sciences, Storytelling, Video Editing, Wiki

Student Syllabus Rewrite & Workshop Wiki

Course:  WGST007 – Gender and Genius Overview: During the course students are required to complete two wiki assignments. The first assignment is intended as a “scaffolding” assignment and isn’t graded, the second assignment is a group-based activity completed towards the

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Posted in 2010 Projects, Active Learning, Collaborating, Discussing, Giving Feedback, Social Sciences, Wiki