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Technology Tools to Teach

Top Three Tools

Name: Blackboard Collaborate Ultra

Description: Collaborate Ultra is a rigorous web conferencing tool that can be used to teach online or blended classes, office hours, guest speakers. It is integrated into OC Moodle and easy to use for both the student and teacher.
 
How are faculty using this tool?  faculty stories coming soon!

How do I get started? Follow this screencast.links to external site

What support is available? Blackboard Collaborate ultra has a good support site links to external site and you can also contact edtech for assistance.

 



Name: OC Moodle

Description: Moodle is our learning management system at Okanagan College. There are many learning activities available and everyone has access.  Using Moodle Quickmail and announcements could contribute to effective communication, an important part of teaching.

How are faculty using this tool? Faculty stories coming soon!

How do I get started? See our Course Building Series or contact one of our education technology coordinators.

What support is available? Reach out to Edtech and we can help or fill out a Moodle Service Request.

 

 



Name: Bluejeans

Description: Bluejeans is a web conferencing tool used for meetings but it could be used for teaching online as well. Okanagan College has an institutional licence and an account can be created for you. A webcam can be used for both audio and video.

How are faculty using this tool? Faculty stories coming soon!

 How do I get started? Request an account in MyOkanagan under requests and notices

What support is available? Reach out to Edtech and we can help.

Other Tools To Consider

 

 Name Type of Teaching Tool Website
     
Zoom Web Conferencing  zoom.uslinks to external site
Skype Web Conferencing Skype.comlinks to external site
 TED Talks Informative and Inspirational Video

www.ted.comlinks to external site