TLT's Summer Reading List

TLT’s Summertime Reading List

Summer is a great time to catch up on reading! When you take a break from your research, why not explore the scholarship of...
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Turnitin – Check Assignments for Plagarism in OAKS

The College has procured a pilot for Turnitin through June 30, 2017.  Integrated with the OAKS Assignments/Dropbox tool, Turnitin helps assess student assignments and...
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Create and Upload a Custom Course Banner in OAKS (D2L)

Our recent OAKS (user interface) upgrade, Daylight, introduced several new features, including course banners. And while course banners can be a great way to...

Flashcards? Yes!

Here are two flashcard creation tools as well as information supporting the use of flashcards and their effectiveness. Recommendation 1: Quizlet Quizlet offers both...
TLT Pumpkin 3D Model

Adding 3D models into OAKS with SketchFab!

TLT Pumpkin by wolfejg on Sketchfab   SketchFab is the world’s largest platform for immersive and interactive 3D content. More than a million creators...
Small Teaching Tip 14 Course Design with Accessibility in Mind

Small Teaching Tip #14: Course Design with Accessibility in Mind

A couple years ago, I had a startling wake-up call as an instructor.  While wandering the aisles at Target, I received an email from...
Kahoot Challenge

Kahoot! Now Has A New Out-of-Class Feature!

Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform that, up until now, could really only be used face-to-face.  But great news, it now has an out-of-class...
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Biteable – a fun way to create an informational video

These days infographics are all the rage but, while they can deliver a lot of information on one page, they can be a bit...

Turn your mobile device into a portable scanner

CamScanner app for iOS and Android turns your mobile devices into a portable scanner. Simply take a photo of the page you wish to...