Andrea and Leigh attended the Using Technology Better Conference (UTB) last week – a two-day skills sharing conference, largely focused on the ways teachers are using Google products, but not exclusively. UTB is typically attended by school teachers, and there’s lots to gain looking over the shoulders of such teachers and the way they use technologies in their teaching practice. Not least because some of … Read More
Samantha Vardenega who last year gave a wonderful presentation Getting Started with Youtube was asked about resolving issues around conflicting Youtube accounts. This problem occurred as the university transferred to using Google. After the workshop Samantha wrote to me explaining how to resolve the issue.
German card from the film “Polyester”, used in the Wikipedia article on Smell-O-Vision. A virtual reality development company has been promoting its work to RMIT recently, and one good thing to come out of it for us is some quick research and discussion. Howard Errey has shared his impressions of the promotion. I’m adding this post intending to look back and … Read More
Invitation to GLbD Express Project workshops The Global Learning by Design Express Projects are ready to kick off. Thank you to everyone who has responded to the pre-planning survey — it helped us anticipate your needs and expectations before we meet. If you have not yet responded, please do the survey (20 minutes). PURPOSE OF THE WORKSHOPS Over the next … Read More
In one of our projects we have been wanting to tag various places within videos. Here area few of the options that emerged.
A couple of us attended the virtual reality showcase from EON Reality. They provide an impressive solution with a comprehensive package across a wide range of industries such as aviation, medical science and sport training. There were 2 demonstrations. The icube as in the above video, is a small room you step into with a pair of glasses and a … Read More
Synergise is a new tool that is available on trial at present. What it does is provide a button in whatever part of Google Apps you are using that drops down to offer training. So what about the 2 weekly updates affecting Google Apps? Every 2 weeks Google updates the suite of Apps provided to the university. Apparently Synergise, … Read More
Welcome! The DSC Digital Learning Team (DLT) Blog is space where we will publish updates on our work, showcase resources relevant to all thing things learning and teaching with technology, with a particular focus on RMIT systems. We hope you take a moment to sign up and follow this blog so you are sure to receive information that is relevant to digital … Read More