Monday, November 06, 2006

RPP #28 Slidecasting, Blackboard User Groups and Pod People

Topics covered during this 15 minute podcast:
  • Podosphere News
    • Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Medicine Podcast - Rob Williams, Principle Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Guy's and St. Thomas NHS Trust, London UK
    • Note Pods - Like "Cliff Notes" for your iPod
    • "The RSS Revolution: Using Blogs and Podcasts to Distribute Learning Content" - presented at SLATE, the Midwest Blackboard Users Group by Jason Rhode, Assistant Director, Faculty Development and Instructional Design Center, Northern Illinois University
    • Web 2.0 Tool
      • SlideShare - Another Web 2.0 social network -- like YouTube for your PowerPoint slides

  • Blackboard Users Groups
    • Philadelphia Area Blackboard User's Group
      • Dr. Kenneth E. Hartman, Director of Academic Affairs, Drexel e-Learning, Inc.
      • Craig Laird, Coordinator, Instructional Design, Drexel e-Learning, Inc.
    • Blackboard User Groups - List of Bb User Groups, national and international
    • Blackboard Connections - A central hub where Bb users can collaborate and share best practices