Tag: active learning platform

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Engaging students with interactive technology

Professor Ian Johnson teaches human anatomy and neuroscience in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Ian trialled a ’flipped classroom’ approach, putting the important conceptual information online as pre-reading. With the use of images and interactive technology (ALP) during...

/ 17 May, 2019
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Using Echo360 for video assignments

Find out how you can use the Echo360 Active Learning Platform to facilitate the capture and submission of video assignments.

/ 10 May, 2019
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Actions To Take Now To Prepare for Session 2

With just 7 weeks until the start of Session 2, here's a comprehensive Learning Technologies related checklist to help you prepare.

/ 6 June, 2018
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An ‘In-Built’ Urge That Hinders Teaching… And An Easy Way To Fix It

An average person can tolerate only 0.6 seconds of silence mid-sentence. What does that mean for teaching? It's important to allow students enough time to answer questions.

/ 8 March, 2018

Live streaming for FoHS Staff: What you need to know

A quick reminder on the roll out of live lecture streaming in the Faculty of Human Sciences in Session 1, 2018.

/ 15 February, 2018

5 Ways To Make Lectures More Engaging

Try out these 5 tips for including engaging interactive activities in your lectures.

/ 15 February, 2018

Top 3 Questions about ALP ahead of Session 1, 2018

Create a presentation, add activities, tell me more about the analytics.

/ 14 February, 2018
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Live Streaming Conditions In 2018

In Session 1, 2018, over 115 units across Macquarie will have live streaming enabled.

/ 30 November, 2017