D2L Brightspace: Personalized Learning with Video Notes

What are Video Notes? Video notes are a built-in media recording tool in Brightspace.  It makes it easy to personalize the learning experience with short, video-based feedback, comments, and instructions. Engage leaners with a quick video clip using your webcam and embedding directly into course materials. Leave Personalized, video-based feedback for each student’s assignment. Easily […]

Brightspace Video Assignments

Video Assignments: Individual Project In an individual project, learners record or upload a video of themselves presenting on a topic or demonstrating a specific skill. With the screenshare feature, learners can also enhance their projects with visual aids. Examples: Key Skills Demonstrations, Presentations with or without Visual Aids, General/Scalable Video Submissions Add Videos Learners can add videos in […]

Pearson Scheduled Downtimes

Pearson informed us of some upcoming scheduled downtimes that may disrupt assignments and tests in the Pearson online instance. ALL MyLab, MyLabsPlus, Mastering, Modified Mastering, Learning Studio, Revel, eText, Learning Applications, Pearson Writer, Pearson Reader, Statcrunch, Coachmarks, Feedback, Registrar Reports, and Lever courses will be impacted. Saturday, October 26 Start: Saturday, October 26, 2019, 1:00 […]

Turnitin and Peer MarkTraining Videos for Instructors

What is Turnitin? Turnitin is an originality checking and plagiarism prevention service that checks student writing for citation mistakes or inappropriate copying.  When a student submits a paper, Turnitin compares it to text in its massive database of student work, websites, books, articles, etc.     Turnitin is integrated into the Assignments tool in all D2L Brightspace courses. […]