Kaltura Quizzes Workshop

Join us on Thursday, January 30 at Noon in Dawson 213A computer lab for a hands-on Kaltura Quizzes workshop.  Our Kaltura software allows you to make an interactive quiz from any video, including online and self-produced content.  Connect your interactive video quiz to your Canvas course gradebook and have it automatically update your student grades.  […]

November 2019 Information Sessions

This November we are featuring Brown Bag information sessions on cloud storage, Kaltura, and Canvas. Come out and learn more! Cloud Storage at Penn State – Review and practice with Penn State cloud storage services such as PASS, OneDrive and Box.  We will demonstrate each system and discuss recommendations for best use. Tuesday, November 5, […]

October 2019 Training

Join us this October for information sessions on Canvas, Virtual Reality, Office 365 Teams and Accessibility! Accessibility in Canvas – Courses need to be accessible for all students, discover Canvas tools for making accessible content. Thursday, October 3, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (Dawson 213A Lab)   Virtual Reality: 360 Degree Video – See faculty […]

September 2019 Training

Welcome Back!  Please join us for the following training sessions this September: Canvas: New Gradebook Features – This hands-on session will review the new capabilities of our Canvas gradebook, including additional functionality and features. Thursday, September 5, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (Dawson 213A Lab)   Kaltura: Video Editing – Hands-on session with our Kaltura […]

April 2019 Training

Join us for educational technology and productivity workshops this April, hope to see you there! Accessibility in Canvas – Unlock an effective user experience for all learners in your Canvas courses. This hands-on session will provide you with the keys needed to optimize your course content for accessibility. You will be guided through the steps […]

February 2019 Training

Come and join us this February for workshops and training sessions on information and instructional technology! Canvas: Learning Tool Integrations – Get acquainted with the some of the common Learning Tool Integrations (LTI) available for your Canvas courses. You will evaluate the features of the integrations and how to implement them in your courses.  Canvas […]

Call for Proposals: Swivl Robotic Video Recording System 2018-19

Information Technology Support and the Center for Instructional Design are requesting faculty proposals for our ongoing Swivl video robot pilot program. A Swivl system provides recording of in-class lectures, presentations and performance without requiring a camera operator.  Faculty have used the Swivl system for recording lectures, student presentations, and athletic competition.  Students are then able […]

Instructional Technology Pilot Projects

Worthington Scranton campus community members are participating in a number of pilot projects this Spring 2018 semester.  Faculty and students are currently using the Swivl video lecture capture system and open educational resources with Unizin Engage.  The Swivl system allows faculty to record lectures and student presentations for later review.  Unizin Engage provides free, online, […]

Call for Proposals: Lecture Capture with Swivl Robot

Information Technology Support and the Center for Instructional Design have a new pilot program for faculty, lecture capture with the Swivl video recording system. Swivl is an automatic camera operator, allowing hands free recording of your lectures and presentations for later review by your students. Video is recognized as a highly effective tool for improving […]