Category: Digital Learning Commons

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Teach Massively. Learn Locally. Sign Up to Participate in DLC Hybrid MOOC Experience

In our on-going attempts to explore emerging practices and learning opportunities for professional development, the DLC is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a local learning cohort of participants in the Coursera course: Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Digital Storytelling. The 5-week MOOC (massively open online course), scheduled to run September 8 – October 12, […]

Digital Learning Commons 2014-2015 Goals

The following are the goals of the DLC for the 2014-15 school year, categorized within the broader strategic initiatives of Middlebury and MIIS. Middlebury Goals In alignment with its mission and current staffing, the Digital Learning Commons endeavors to support the following organization-wide strategic directions: Promoting pedagogical and technological innovation to meet the evolving needs of […]

Storytelling

There are stories being told all over the Monterey Institute Campus. They take the form of video, audio, pictures, slideshows, spoken word, drawings, multi-media presentations, and more. They are about personal experiences, academic opportunities, language learning, campus-related activities, immersive learning projects, and countless other topics. The following list is the initial gathering of all of these […]

Storytelling

There are stories being told all over the Monterey Institute Campus. They take the form of video, audio, pictures, slideshows, spoken word, drawings, multi-media presentations, and more. They are about personal experiences, academic opportunities, language learning, campus-related activities, immersive learning projects, and countless other topics. The following list is the initial gathering of all of these […]

Win a Ticket to TEDxMonterey!

Help celebrate Earth Week, enjoy the eco-infinity geo-dome on campus, and win a ticket to TEDxMonterey! Here are the rules: Take a picture of yourself in the Eco-Dome, located for the week in the parking lot between the Admissions Adobe and the Samson Student Center. Post to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook. Use the hashtags #ecoselfie and […]

Screen Recording Resources

Example of how Camtasia can be used Narrated Presentation for E Portfolio: http://sites.miis.edu/michellefredrickson/education-system-overview/ Sharing your Video MiddMedia: http://middmedia.middlebury.edu/ Tutorials Lynda: go.miis.edu/lynda Record and Transcribe a Skype call Similar Tools Mac: Quicktime (free) Keynote Movenote iMovie iPad Apps Doceri (free) Explain Everything Screen Chomp (free) Windows: Jing (free) Capture Fox (free) Movenote (free) BB flashback express […]

Earth Day Pop Up Lunch & Working Session: Innovating “Green Teaching” Practices

Co-sponsored by the MIIS Sustainability Council and the Digital Learning Commons, the biased toward action agenda for this lunch-time working session is the question: “How might we improve and encourage innovation around ‘green teaching’ practices that improve the student learning experience while also achieving campus pro-sustainability goals?” e.g. reducing paper use, conserving energy, leveraging new technologies […]

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