tel-collaborate

Lecture streaming using Panopto: three tips for your sessions

As some of you know, CEL staff run writing bootcamps for PGR students interested in applying for Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy through TeachBU. This is part of CEL’s training provision for PhD students who engage in teaching during their doctoral studies, following up from the Introduction to Education Practice course. We run… Read more »

Blackboard Collaborate added to the TEL Toolkit

The virtual classroom functionality which uses Blackboard’s Collaborate software has been added to the TEL Toolkit.  Please click here for information on Collaborate. We are still in the testing phase of Collaborate and the testing will run until the end of December.  After that time, we will review the situation and may continue the trial…. Read more »

Living in the virtual classroom

Over the last we months, a number of academic and support staff at BU have been trialling the Blackboard Collaborate application to create virtual classrooms where students and/or colleagues can come together online and share video, voice, chat text, documents and computer screens.  Click here for more information on Collaborate. One of the units I… Read more »

The virtual classroom trial

For the last few weeks we have be trialling a virtual classroom environment which uses software provided by Blackboard.  The application is called Collaborate. Collaborate allows you to create virtual, online spaces to which you can invite up to 100 students and colleagues and share video, audio, documents (PDFs, images and PowerPoints) and a whiteboard. … Read more »

Working in an online classroom

For the last few weeks we have be trialling a virtual classroom environment which uses software provided by Blackboard.  The application is called Collaborate. Collaborate allows you to create virtual, online spaces to which you can invite up to 100 students and colleagues and share video, audio, documents (PDFs, images and PowerPoints) and a whiteboard. … Read more »

Working in a virtual classroom

For the last few weeks we have be trialling a virtual classroom environment which used software provided by Blackboard.  The application is called Collaborate. Collaborate allows you to create virtual spaces to which you can invite up to 100 students and colleagues and share video, audio, documents (PDFs, images and PowerPoints) and a whiteboard.  If… Read more »

Trialling the virtual classroom

Last week saw the commencement of a trial of the virtual classroom application from Blackboard called Collaborate. Collaborate allows you to create virtual spaces to which you can invite students and colleagues and share video, audio, documents (PSFs, images and PowerPoints) and a whiteboard.  If you use the Chrome browser to access Collaborate, you can… Read more »