Let’s talk about audio

It is not a coincidence that in the last few years anything ‚Äúaudio‚ÄĚ has become big business, from audiobooks, to podcast, to voice assistant technology with smart devices that you can control just using your voice.¬†¬†¬† On your Microsoft Office documents you can engage dictate and pronto you can have Read more…

Online with feelings

While at ANU the focus is on ‚Äúon campus‚ÄĚ teaching, with the pandemic still unfolding and the uncertainty that this is bringing, thinking about the role of online¬†learning¬†is something we all need to keep in the back of our minds¬†and ready to¬†get ‚Äúon the go‚Ä̬†at any time.¬† No matter what Read more…

Online …with feelings РCheat Sheet

One more cheat sheet to provide some guidance in¬†our¬†teaching¬†during¬†this pandemic. If¬†you¬†have been reading the Blended Learning cheat sheet you will know that one clever way to gradually move from face-to-face to online is¬†to¬†adopt a blended approach¬†first and find your feet before launching online. However,¬†during¬†Covid¬†the¬†reality has been that for many moving Read more…

CASS Wattle Template

This year the EDS team is launching a Wattle Template to facilitate the use of Wattle across CASS. The idea of the template is to provide a ready–made structure that can be populated with resources, information, assessment, etc.¬†to suit your particular needs.¬† One of the most common feedback we receive Read more…

Never stop learning

I Need a Whiteboard

Teaching online and whiteboards Quite often shifting from face to face to online also requires¬†finding¬†ways to recreate certain activities or teaching practices that can seem difficult away from the classical classroom setting. Using whiteboards is one of those things. Sometimes you really need a whiteboard to explain something or share Read more…

Zoom

Advanced Zoom

Zoom more features for you to explore For those already familiar with the basic Zoom functions this cheat sheet will explore some tools and settings you can use for your teaching for more advanced use. Firstly, it is important to understand that certain features (like polls, virtual background, file sharing, Read more…