- Omaha Campus: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 / 12:30 -1:30 p.m. / PKI 250
- Lincoln Campus: Thursday, April 24, 2014 / 12:30 -1:30 p.m. / SEC 237
- "Blackboard is not just for distance courses": by Terry Workman (presented 3/13 and 3/20, 2014)
College of Engineering Excellence In Teaching Series
The series is hosted by the COE ad-hoc Committee on Continuous Improvement of Teaching and Learning (CITL).
UPCOMING WORKSHOP: "Using Camtasia in the Classroom" by Dr. Carl Nelson
Camtasia is an audiovisual screen capture tool that provides the opportunity for relatively flexible and full-featured lecture capture. It can be used for archiving in-class lecture/discussion as well as pre-loading content in the spirit of the "flipped" classroom. Techniques for using Camtasia will be discussed as well as some alternative tools and extensions (such as Camtasia Relay, a more classroom-dependent lecture capture service). Benefits and limitations of this technology for teaching will be explored. Registration is not required.
About the Speaker: Dr. Carl Nelson is associate professor of Mechanical & Materials Engineering. His research interests lie broadly in the areas of robotics and mechanical systems design and analysis, with a specific emphasis on medical applications. He has several years of experience using Camtasia in the classroom.