Tag: video

  • Educational Tech Review: Swivl

    Educational Tech Review: Swivl

    Yesterday I spent a couple of hours evaluating SWIVL for potential use at the University of Houston (UH). I thought I would jot down my early impressions of the potential usability and value of SWIVL for academic institutions. SWIVL jumped onto the scene as a Kickstarter project in December 2012 and has delivered on its…

  • Lecture Capture Best Practices

    Lecture Capture Best Practices

    Brief Background Streaming media technologies allow real-time and asynchronous online dissemination of multimedia. Lecture capture helps deliver educational programs to improve the effectiveness of distance learning. A lingering challenge of turning instructional design and technological processes into sound pedagogical practice is the narrow focus on hardware. The benefits of a technology-rich classroom include increased social…