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Instructional Technology Blog

Welcome to the Instructional Technology Blog Portal. Here you will find the 5 most recent posts about supported software and instructional technologies like Drexel Learn, Collaborate and Camtasia, just to name a few. To view the full details of a post, click on the link provided. All posts are located on the blog, which is hosted in our SharePoint site. The site can be accessed anonymously, but you can log in with your Drexel credentials to post comments and receive e-mail notifications.

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Collaborate Ultra Updates: February 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

During the first weekend in February, Blackboard applied several updates to the Collaborate Ultra system. These introduced some new features to end users around telephone connections, recordings, and the user interface.

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Copying Content from a Course You are Not Enrolled In

Friday, February 9, 2018

In order to copy content from one course to another, a user must be enrolled with either the Instructor or Teaching Assistant role in both courses.

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Submission Confirmation for Students

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

When students submit assignments, they are provided a submission confirmation message and e-mail, detailing out what file was submitted, when it was submitted, and to which course it was submitted.

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How to Download Chrome and Firefox onto Your Computer

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

While all computers come with at least one web browser installed, it is best to have at least two for troubleshooting. We recommend either Chrome or Firefox.

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Recent Changes to VoiceThread

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Users now have the ability to move to an HTML5 version of VoiceThread rather than the original, Flash default. Find out what else has been updated.

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