Educational Media Tips, Tools and Apps

Part of series: Workshops & Seminars

This interactive online Media & Learning gathering features some of the latest and greatest in easy to use tools and resources that can be used by academics to enhance their teaching with media based resources.

The session will feature:

  • A H5P taster – the free and open-source content collaboration framework based on JavaScript which aims to make it easy for everyone to create, share and reuse interactive HTML5 content introduction by André Rosendaal, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
  • Interactive Virtual Environments for Teaching & Assessment InVEnTA presented by Damien Mansell, University of Exeter, UK. InVEnTA uses geospatial and visualisation technology, allowing educators to easily create and explore immersive free-roaming interactive virtual environments. Think of it as virtual field trips, where students can visit the Arctic circle, an archaeology site, or the surface of another planet, without leaving the classroom. In this session Damien Mansell will demonstrate the tool, showcase how it used in teaching at The University of Exeter and respond to any of your questions.
  • Collaborative Tools: Miro as a tool for the delivery of design thinking-based sessions presented by Daniel Villar-Onrubia, Coventry University, UK
  • Collaborative tools: Using Google Jamboard in instruction presented by Tracy Poelzer, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
  • Non-linear video editing: new tools, new features, online/offline/cloud…led by Mathy Vanbuel, ATiT Belgium

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