Author Archives: Abby Butler

Google Keep – Note Taking Application

Google Keep is an on-the-go note taking application. It allows you to capture information in a variety of ways, including through audio, photographs, note taking and making lists. You can also set up location based reminders, time reminders and share … Continue reading

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Google Sites Migration – Classic Sites to New Sites

Google are moving from Classic Sites to new Sites. Even though this is quite a while away we would like to keep you in the loop.

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ACES Workshops for Semester 2

Just a reminder to sign up to our workshops! The workshops this semester are: Blackboard Submission Points and the Grade Centre Providing Marks and Feedback

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Blackboard Related Screencasts

Four screencasts have been created to help support members of staff within the ACES department. These provide step-by-step instructions on how to use student preview, create RLO’s, mark offline submissions and create feedback rubrics.

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Requesting a new Blackboard Module site

1) On your Blackboard home page go to the staff tools box located on the left hand side of the screen and click on New Site/Copy Existing Site.

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Blackboard Related Help Guides

Some help guides have been created to help members of staff with certain aspects of Blackboard. Two versions of the help guides have been created, a print out version and an infographic version shown below.

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Teaching Software – App Hub

A new teaching software is being released for the academic year 2016/17 called App Hub. This software will be available on all computers and allows both staff and students access to new software which might not be available on the … Continue reading

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Help Guides – Using Camtasia Screencasting Software

Some help guides have been created to help understand how to create and use the screencast software ‘Camtasia’. There are three separate guides which provide step by step instructions on how to create a screencast, how to record a PowerPoint and … Continue reading

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