As the end of the semester rolls around, here is a quick tip on printing your Blackboard gradebook. The secret is…it must be downloaded in Excel. Here’s directions To Print the Blackboard Gradebook.
Landon Phillips presentation at the SUNY Cote Summit included an interesting idea about gamification that I hadn’t really thought of before. Games are not just motivational, they also provide the opportunity to learn from your mistakes. When you “die” in a video game, so what? You just start over. Maybe back at the beginning of the game but the player still retains all the information and the lessons learned from playing the game. Continue reading
Professor Catherine Iannello piloted the use of GoToMeeting for the Fall 2014 semester with her Human Services class. As a pilot program, there was a lot to learn about the adoption of GoToMeeting as way to connect students who are completing their Fieldwork on both Jamestown and Olean Campuses. For this project, a new 50″ television was installed on the Jamestown campus and the Logitech BCC950 web-conferencing camera was used. The project continues this spring with Professor Francis LaChappelle.