Using Screencast Video for Student Feedback

Screencast video feedback is increasing in popularity and a body of literature, case studies and guides now exists. This site is provided to draw together examples of good practice and also to report on a project funded by the Higher Education Academy within the School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Ulster Using Screencast…

Getting started with serious games

This might be of interest to my passing visitors: In this free lunchtime webinar organised by ALT with the support of the eLearning Network, Steve Harris and Scott Hewitt will take you through some key game mechanics and suggest how these can be used to meet the aims of serious games. This will include mechanics from…

Engaging Students with Twitter — THE Journal

Yesterday I found out that Twitter has been blocked in Edinburgh schools. Here’s yet another article on how Twitter can be used constructively in education. How are children supposed to learn about managing these social networking tools if they are blacklisted? Engaging Students with Twitter — THE Journal.

Top Elearning Tips app for iPhone

What nice people they are at Kineo: their site is worth a visit in an idle moment. They have now produced a nifty app for your i/phone/pad/pod touch that contains a collection of sound advice on the benefits of elearning, how to improve your elearning resources and other elearning related stuff. Well worth a quick…