Thursday, April 30, 2009

Vodcasting, iTunes U, and Faculty Collaboration

"The immediate effect of this pilot project was to spark the interest of other librarians to produce similar video podcasts. Librarians deemed that two particular courses that featured the highest number of basic BI sessions were the best candidates for these video podcasts."

Friday, April 24, 2009

College creates nation's first podcasting course

"David Turner, director of music, media and performing arts at Newcastle College said: "This course has been put together in consultation with businesses to meet their specific needs. It is one of a number of innovative new courses designed by Newcastle College to support the creative industries in using rapidly changing new technologies.""

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

High-tech instruction method 'facilitates learning'

"Brinling's class is posting essays online and recording audio podcasts about local issues that they post at GoErie.com/audio under the username "FHSCurrentEvents.""

Monday, April 20, 2009

Ira Glass Discusses 'This American Life' (Updated)

"Have you found that podcasting has changed TAL?"

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Podcast trumps lecture in one college study

"The ability to pause and rewind podcast lectures gave the upper hand to college students in a recent study that compared the performance of students who attended a lecture in person and those who viewed it from iTunes University."

iTunesU to provide another way to learn, allow podcasting

""The joy of doing the podcasts is that it gives them another way to learn," Wright said. "Some are visual, some are oral, and it is another tool and another way for them to learn.""

Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Podcasting at St. Joseph's School

"We hope that by the end of the year podcasts will be a regular feature on our website and magazine publication."

U.K. Mulls Blogging, Tweeting, Podcasting in Primary School Curriculum

"Folks in the U.K. are considering an overhaul of their elementary school curriculum—and a draft proposal requires kids to master these Web technologies, reports the Guardian."

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

50 Terrific iTunes U Lectures to Get You Through the Economic Crisis

"You can, however, visit iTunes U for free access to helpful courses that will enlighten you to the state of the economy, inspire you to start your own business..."