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03/17/2020
How-To: Share Files in Canvas from YouTube, Kaltura, and Google Drive
You can easily share files from external cloud storage platforms like YouTube, Kaltura or Google Drive by linking or embedding files in the Rich Text Editor in Canvas.
03/17/2020
How-To: Record and Share Videos using Screencast-o-matic
Screencast-o-matic is an intuitive, easy-to-use video recording tool helping faculty connect and engage students in meaningful ways across the globe. With Screencast-o-matic, you can deliver lectures, create tutorials, record your screen (screencasting), and provide personalized small group or 1:1 instruction and feedback.
03/17/2020
How-To: Create Graded Assessments in Canvas
Canvas offers a variety of methods for creating graded course activities. Assignments, Quizzes, and Discussion Boards each offer unique, and pedagogically different, opportunities for engaging students with your course content. This guide will explain each type of Canvas graded course activity further, as well as provide the step-by-step instructions for creating them within your Canvas course site.
03/16/2020
How-To: Host, Record, and Share Lectures in Webex
Webex makes it easy to collaborate with others. You can also use WebEx to record your Webex sessions so students can view them at a later date. This virtual meeting solution is available to all faculty, staff, and students on all Miami campuses. All Miami faculty and staff can have accounts and create meetings.
03/16/2020
How-To: Use Google Meet for Video Conferencing with Students
Google Meet is an online meeting tool for video conferences that uses the camera and microphone on your computer or mobile device to connect you to a virtual conversation.
03/13/2020
Giving Quality Instructor Feedback in Canvas
Instructor presence, especially in the form of meaningful feedback on performance, is extremely important both to student satisfaction and achievement of learning outcomes. Luckily, Canvas has many built-in tools instructors may use to make feedback, and thus student success and satisfaction, better.
03/09/2020
Miami Regionals earns Educational Advertising Award
Miami Regionals Office of Enrollment Marketing and Communication has won a merit award in the 35th Annual Educational Advertising Awards competition for its recently completed #MURLife video series.
03/05/2020
Miami University Regionals launches Second Saturdays at Over-the-Rhine
Miami Regionals' E-Campus and Office of Admission have partnered to offer family-friendly and goal-focused events on the second Saturday of the month from March-August at the Miami University Center for Community Engagement in Over-the-Rhine.
03/04/2020
IT'S IN OUR BLOOD: A COAL MINER'S JOURNEY
IT'S IN OUR BLOOD: A COAL MINER’S JOURNEY, a photographic exhibit by Cincinnati artist Shanon Rice, opens with a free public reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 22, at Miami University's Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester.