Create a Video Quiz Using Kaltura

Using Kaltura to create videos to insert into Blackboard is a useful pedagogical tool. But even better, Kaltura allows you to create video quizzes to give your students. You simply use your existing Kaltura media or create new media and use the tool to insert questions into the video! This allows you to test student engagement during videos or to ensure that they understood the goals and purpose of the video for the course. Read on for instructions on how to utilize the video quiz feature of Kaltura.

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Clickers: Creating your presentations on a Mac and Presenting them on a PC

While the Mac and PC versions of TurningPoint Cloud are very similar, there are a few little quirks you need to know if you will be creating your presentation on Mac and then presenting it on a PC.

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OER: Open Educational Resources

The deadline of February 15th is fast approaching for Faculty to apply for OER awards of $3,000 (for adopting open educational resources) and $7,500 (for creating open educational resources). Up to 10 awards are available. Open Educational Resources (OER) promote the use of textbooks and other materials for free or at a minimal charge.

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Enabling Scroll Bar for Mac to View Blackboard Grade Center

Are you unable to access the scroll bar to view the entire grade center on Blackboard on your Mac? This is a common issue with the default settings on your Mac and can be remedied quickly by going to your computer’s System Preferences.

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