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  • Kaltura: Student Presentations
    With Kaltura media your students can create video introductions, presentations, share media content, and even clip video. Join us as we take a closer…  
  • Learning Shorts: Kaltura Media Using the Screen Recorder
    Kaltura Media screen recorder lets you capture your computer screen. You can capture web information, slide show presentations and application programs and share the…  
  • Learning Shorts: Kaltura Media, Webcams for Everyone
    Kaltura’s Webcam provides you with a window to your students. Introduce yourself, send a quick announcement, feature new developments, or share student insights and…  
  • Learning Shorts: Kaltura Media – Uploading Your Media
    Let us show you how to share your audio and video files as we take a closer look at Kaltura Media. This week we’ll…  
  • Learning Shorts: Student Engagement
    “Research indicates that students who engage in active and participatory learning are more likely to retain and have a better understanding of course materials.…  
  • Learning Shorts: Instructor Presences
    In this week’s Learning Shorts we will discuss instructor presence in the online classroom. The presentation will focus on the importance of presence, the…  
  • Spring 2014 Newsletter
    Welcome to the 2014 spring semester, it is great to be back! With the excitement of the new semester we have several options to assist you with preparing your Blackboard courses. If you’re interested in hands-on training, please plan to attend our upcoming open lab. If webinars are more your style, you’ll enjoy the return of our Learning Shorts series, and remember to take advantage of the Blackboard “Help” tab for videos, guides, and tutorial information. 
  • Learning Shorts Return
    Create and manage your instructional media with ease. Join us for an early sneak peek of Kaltura Media. Get the scoop on our new streaming media services as we become acquainted with Kaltura’s navigation, media, and management content options. 
  • Wimba Sunset Announcement
    Faculty members and colleagues we would like to announce the sunset of Wimba Classroom, as well as, Wimba Voice. Many of you are already using Blackboard Collaborate, however, as of August 1, 2014 Collaborate will officially supersede Wimba Classroom as our web-conferencing tool for UALR. 
  • Focus on Instructional Design: Providing Engaging Content to Promote Active Learning
    Providing students with useful yet engaging content for learning is an important part of the instructional design process. Students who engage in active and…