Elluminate: Beyond the Whiteboard

One of the basic tools in Elluminate is the Whiteboard; it is one of the main areas many faculty and staff new to virtual classroom software, begin using. Application sharing is another key tool that will help you share all types of documents and programs with your users. Watch this short video to get started:

Once you become more comfortable using Elluminate for live lectures, recording or meetings, explore other presentation and sharing tools available in Elluminate such as:

  • Application Sharing
  • Web Tour
  • Video
  • Polling
  • Breakout Rooms
  • Multimedia Library

To learn more about each of these tools visit our Handouts and Tutorials website.  Here we post handouts and tutorials that address the specific uses of Elluminate on our campus, and also tutorials from Elluminate, the company that created this software.

 

6 Emerging Technologies in Higher Education

E-books, mobiles, game based learning, augmented reality, gesture based learning and learning analytics are the six emerging technologies the New Media Consortium looks at in depth in their annual Horizon Report. Learn how these technologies are influencing teaching and learning in higher education by visiting http://horizon.wiki.nmc.org.

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