Educational Technology Resources:
Our most useful resource is our staff. Please contact us if you have any needs or concerns not listed on this site. Also, please visit the Faculty Development Lab site to see the many resources we have available there.
Educational Media Services - requesting technology for your class.
ITS Support - network issues, email, phone, ModX help and more.
BlackBoard - Linfield's course management system, useful for posting files, discussions or chats, assessments and surveys, assignments, and a gradebook.
Kaltura - Linfield's Web based streaming server accessible through Blackboard.
Taskstream - for ePortfolios
Turnitin - plagiarism prevention, grade annotation and peer evaluation tool. TurnItIn is accessed directly through Blackboard
ScreenCast-O-Matic - a super voice-annoted screen capture video tool that instructors and students alike can use to create videos and presentations
Useful iPad apps - got an iPad? Here is a list of some useful apps.
Linfield Classroom Equipment (requires CatNet login) - contact Dan Parker (firstname.lastname@example.org, x2264) for more information.
Chrome App Store - if you can't afford software, the Chrome browser has lots of free resources.
Facebook - join the Linfield network and connect with peers and students.
Twitter - a free resource for frequently updated microblogging.
Google Docs - a free, online productivity suite that makes collaboration a snap.
David Wicks: Educational Technology blog (even more resources!)