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FlipGrid: Integrate FlipGrid into your Canvas site

FlipGrid is a multimedia discussion tool that allows users to record snippets of video and share them with the class.  You can integrate this tool into your Canvas site by following the directions below. To create FlipGrid account and add … Continue reading

Posted at 1:41 p.m. April 22, 2020, by in Assessments, Creating content, Online

Surveying your students during the COVID-19 crisis response

Surveying your students during the COVID-19 crisis response The COVID-19 crisis response has resulted in upheaval, stress and uniquely complicated circumstances for both faculty and students alike. One simple measure you can implement in your course to address these factors … Continue reading

Posted at 11:21 a.m. March 30, 2020, by in Communication, Communication, News, Uncategorized

Canvas users – Hosting an online meeting with Big Blue Button (‘Conferences’)

BigBlueButton (BBB) is a synchronous web conferencing tool that is built in to Canvas. You can easily launch a web conference and invite your class from within your course site. Launching a BigBlueButton web conference from Canvas Make sure the … Continue reading

Posted at 10:34 a.m. March 11, 2020, by in Canvas, Online

NEW – Teaching remotely during campus disruptions

Preparing a remote instruction plan IDT is committed to helping our Rutgers-Camden faculty prepare for any potential disruption to our spring schedule.  Per President Barchi’s email on 3/9, faculty should prepare a remote-instruction plan by Wednesday, 3/18.  For a list … Continue reading

Posted at 11:58 a.m. March 10, 2020, by in News

Scheduling recordings of in-person class meetings with RUCams

last updated Step 1: Request classroom recording Note: recording options usually become available a few weeks before the semester begins. Log in with your NetID to Select the course for which you want recordings (confirm the correct semester) From … Continue reading

Posted at 4:11 p.m. March 9, 2020, by in Canvas, Classroom Technology

Canvas: I can’t share my screen while using Conferences

If you are unable to use the Java screenshare option within Conferences, please try the following: Ensure that you have the latest version of Java installed.  You can download Java here. If you are receiving an error that states the … Continue reading

Posted at 10:43 a.m. Jan. 31, 2019, by in Uncategorized
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