Monthly Archives: September 2011

Screencasting Tools

Here is the link to the GoView screencasting  (video capturing your computer screen) tool.  The video I used to demonstrate Flickr was created using GoView. GoView http://www.goview.com The demo video on the GoView website demonstrates how to use the software. … Continue reading

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End of a successful week

We have had a very productive week and everyone has made tremendous progress. When we started I think it would be fair to say participants had not had much experience with e-learning tools, and some were unsure how far they would be … Continue reading

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Technologies and Tools

Here are the links to the formative assessment tools we have been looking at today Hot Potatoes http://hotpot.uvic.ca/ Suite of six authoring tools JQuiz – multiple choice questions JCross – crosswords JMatch – matched pairs JCloze – gap fill exercises … Continue reading

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Where to find clinical learning resources

The following sites are good places to start looking for reusable clinical learning resources online: http://mededportal.org http://www.healcentral.org http://www.elearningrepository.nhs.uk http://www.intute.ac.uk/medicine http://open.jorum.ac.uk and of course… http://www.google.co.uk

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Warwick guide to blogging

Two great guides to blogging, the WMS Student Learning Space guide to blogging and a related guide produced by the Warwick Knowledge Centre.  

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How Twitter will revolutionise academic research and teaching

“Social media is becoming increasingly important in teaching and research work but tutors must remember, it’s a conversation not a lecture” Interesting article in The Guardian today, and very topical for our module participants. Thanks to @cathfenn for the link. … Continue reading

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CISCO Telepresence

As part of exploring new technologies we had an introduction to CISCO Telepresence conferencing system this afternoon. The service worked well and was certainly of high  quality. The remote participants appeared at near life-size and appeared on screen without any … Continue reading

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