If you struggle with managing Departmental course evaluations every semester, EvaluationKit may be a tool that can help. The software is designed to create, manage and distribute your evaluations using enrollment information pulled from Moodle. Students are given access to their evaluation through … Continue reading Course Evaluations made Easier
At a recent Academic Technology meeting we were discussing ITS-provided software and tools that have gotten the most interest from Faculty this past year. Take a look; if you see something you’d like to try, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Padlet Padlet allows … Continue reading Tech Trends at Swarthmore
I’ve been really happy to see Swarthmore back to teaching in-person classes during the Fall of 2021. It’s so nice to see and feel the energy and enthusiasm around campus. While it’s great to see our teaching and learning spaces … Continue reading Teaching Studio for improved flipped classroom materials and recorded lectures!
I recently saw a video from Carleton College of a Lightboard/Learning Glass in use. The idea is that you can record lectures, or even do live remote classes writing on the glass and facing your audience. “The writing glows in … Continue reading Learning Glass Revisited – does the idea have application for Swarthmore?
ITS worked hard this in preparation for the Fall semester, putting together several on-campus remote teaching studios. These rooms are equipped with large monitors and writing surfaces that allow you to retain some of the dynamic and performative aspects of … Continue reading Remote Teaching Studios
Working with Denise Crossan in the Lang Center’s Social Innovation Lab, the MakerSpace Student Assistant Eva Low created a set of tiles to illustrate 17 United Nations “Sustainable Development Goals [that] are the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable … Continue reading UN Sustainability Goals