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Top Hat Webinar for Rutgers Faculty on December 6, 2021

Top Hat

This session will focus on Top Hat’s ability to offer interactive content for Rutgers University courses while allowing for granular customization of material for specific course needs. Digitized, affordable platform content contains interactive elements along with the ability to assess students’ knowledge on a continual basis, driving course outcomes via student engagement. Offering an all-in-one … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-10-16)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (October 16): Course, and User Navigation Menus remain sticky and are always visible on their respective pages. Additionally, … Read More

Canvas Release: Gradescope

Gradescope

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the integration of Gradescope which is a feedback and assessment tool that dramatically reduces the pain and time associated with grading exams, homework, and other assignments. Gradescope is widely used for delivering assessments remotely. It enables instructors and graders to give better and more timely feedback, resulting in improved … Read More

Attend the Kaltura Academic Media & Pedagogy (KAMP) master class series

Kaltura

The Kaltura Academic Media & Pedagogy (KAMP) master class series is focused on helping higher education faculty and instructional designers better use video in their courses. Kaltura’s KAMP sessions will not only teach faculty tips and tricks for getting the most out of Kaltura products but will also give users some of the latest in … Read More

Fall 2021 PlayPosit Webinars for Rutgers Instructors – Let’s Plan Engaging Content for Spring 2022

PlayPosit

Join Rutgers instructors in a series of webinars hosted by Playposit instructional design staff. PlayPosit is a visual learning tool that allows instructors to build lessons into videos so that students can learn while viewing a video. The tool lets instructors use a library videos from YouTube, TEDx and other video hosting websites, including Rutgers … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-8-21)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (August 21): Online attendance can be set and viewed based on specific user criteria set at the account … Read More

PlayPosit Broadcast for Synchronous Instruction Webinar on August 19 at Noon EDT

PlayPosit

Join the PlayPosit instructional design team for a Rutgers-only webinar! Repurpose your asynchronous bulbs or create new content for synchronous classes using Broadcast. PlayPosit’s Broadcast functionality (integrated into Canvas) takes the concept of the clicker and transforms it into a far more robust experience by empowering instructors to: Easily engage large or small classes in … Read More

Top Hat Introductory Webinar on August 18 at 10 AM EDT

Top Hat

Join us on August 18th at 10 AM EDT to learn more about the Top Hat platform. This Top Hat webinar will discuss ways that Rutgers faculty members can use Top Hat in their courses to increase student engagement, gauge student comprehension, and foster a sense of community. Whether your classes will be in-person, online, … Read More