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  1. page home edited ... UNM-LA Teaching Resources for Faculty This site is maintained by the UNM-LA eLearning Committ…
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    UNM-LA Teaching Resources for Faculty
    This site is maintained by the UNM-LA eLearning Committee and Instructional Technology Center, as a way of making information about teaching and technology resources available to our instructors.
    Contact Carol Furchner (furchner@unm.edu),TBD, Susan Schauer
    How to Take an Online Course - Workshop for Students
    Information for Students {Student-HowToTakeAnOnlineCourse-Handout_v1.0.docx}
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    (all are MS Word files - .docx)
    UPCOMING EVENTS
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    please email Carol.TBD.
    Help by Appointment
    Help with Learn, by appointment
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  2. page home edited ... Help by Appointment Help with Learn, by appointment Contact Carol Furchner to set up furch…
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    Help by Appointment
    Help with Learn, by appointment
    Contact Carol Furchner to set up
    furchner@unm.edu
    TBD
    LINKS TO RESOURCES
    Professional Development: UNM Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL)
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    UNM-LA Online Course Template
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    or contact Carol FurchnerTBD to schedule
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    How to ...
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    Contains a growing collection of links to tips and techniques for classroom and online teaching.
    Site updated 1/10/20184/29/2018 - csf
    sschauer@unm.edu
    Carol Furchner, furchner@unm.edu
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  3. page Tips and Techniques edited ... -- This is an 8-minute video that presents the information contained in the following readings…
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    -- This is an 8-minute video that presents the information contained in the following readings in a fairly palatable format, which students seem to appreciate.
    https://youtu.be/CPxSzxylRCI
    This-- This provides an
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/5/1/weekly-digest-8
    This-- This is a
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/8/18-1
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  4. page Tips and Techniques edited ... How to Write Good Multiple Choice Questions - This link contains a wealth of information about…
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    How to Write Good Multiple Choice Questions - This link contains a wealth of information about all aspects of creating and using multiple choice questions. It contains five links, ranging from concise and direct to long and explanatory. The first link, Writing Good Multiple Choice Questions, focuses on the highlights of how to construct the stem and alternatives and how to write effective questions.
    How to Study - Tips and Techniques based on research in memory and cognition. These tips and techniques are collected from The Learning Scientists Blog.
    This-- This is an
    https://youtu.be/CPxSzxylRCI
    This provides an overview of six evidence-based techniques.
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/5/1/weekly-digest-8
    This is a place where you can download a more detailed infographic for each technique.
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/8/18-1
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  5. page Tips and Techniques edited ... Plagiarism Information - This is a modern-looking tablet-friendly site that contains a lot of …
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    Plagiarism Information - This is a modern-looking tablet-friendly site that contains a lot of information about plagiarism: what it is, how to avoid it, how to paraphrase and quote, how to cite sources appropriately, and links to information about several different citation styles, FAQs. The site itself is a vehicle for advertising WriteCheck, owner of Turnitin; it contains a link for submitting a paper for analysis, for a modest fee. However, the site is valuable without using any paid-for service.
    How to Write Good Multiple Choice Questions - This link contains a wealth of information about all aspects of creating and using multiple choice questions. It contains five links, ranging from concise and direct to long and explanatory. The first link, Writing Good Multiple Choice Questions, focuses on the highlights of how to construct the stem and alternatives and how to write effective questions.
    How to Study - Tips and Techniques based on research in memory and cognition. These tips and techniques are collected from The Learning Scientists Blog.
    This is an 8-minute video that presents the information contained in the following readings in a fairly palatable format, which students seem to appreciate.
    https://youtu.be/CPxSzxylRCI
    This provides an overview of six evidence-based techniques.
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/5/1/weekly-digest-8
    This is a place where you can download a more detailed infographic for each technique.
    http://www.learningscientists.org/blog/2016/8/18-1

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  6. page Free Online Tools edited ... Spelling and grammar checker that can be used in a browser window (Chrome, Edge, Safari, Firef…
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    Spelling and grammar checker that can be used in a browser window (Chrome, Edge, Safari, Firefox only). May conflict with Learn's spelling checker (which is pretty awful).
    https://www.grammarly.com/
    Jing (Windows, Mac)
    Allows quick
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    to computer. (Windows, Mac)
    http://www.techsmith.com/download/jing/
    Malwarebytes
    (Windows, Android only)>
    Scan your
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    your antivirus software.software (Windows, Android)
    https://www.malwarebytes.org/
    Screencast-O-Matic (Windows, Mac)
    Used

    Used
    to create
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    to YouTube. (Windows, Mac)
    http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/
    Wordle
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  7. page Free Online Tools edited We have collected a list of online tools that we have found to be helpful for teaching online or cr…
    We have collected a list of online tools that we have found to be helpful for teaching online or creating materials for an online course. Each of these tools is free, although you will probably need to register to access the tool, and it may be accompanied by advertising. (Ultimately, these need to be categorized)
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    tools, contact Carol Furchner (furchner@unm.edu)TBD
    Tool
    Description and Link
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    http://www.diigo.com
    Grammarly
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    browser window (Chrome(Chrome, Edge, Safari, Firefox only). May
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    pretty awful).
    https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/grammarly-spell-checker-g/kbfnbcaeplbcioakkpcpgfkobkghlhen?hl=en

    https://www.grammarly.com/

    Jing (Windows, Mac)
    Allows quick capture of screenshots and short screencasts. Downloaded to computer.
    http://www.techsmith.com/download/jing/
    Malwarebytes
    (PC(Windows, Android only)
    Scan your hard drive and thumb drives for malware - supplement to your antivirus software.
    https://www.malwarebytes.org/
    Screencast-O-Matic (Windows, Mac)
    Used to create a screencast, including audio, webcam, and screen capture. Uploads screencasts to YouTube.
    http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/
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  8. page How To ... edited ... Access the UNM-LA Online Course Template - located at this link: http://tinyurl.com/templatebo…
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    Access the UNM-LA Online Course Template - located at this link: http://tinyurl.com/templatebox .
    Web-enhance your course - if you want to web-enhance your course in Learn, you must set this up yourself; it's not done automatically. It just requires a quick and easy action in LoboWeb.
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    courses - 2018.2018 {Copying and Importing from previous courses into Learn for summer and fall courses 2018.msg} . These instructions
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    Learn Support at learn@unm.edu to
    Suggestions for this page will be gratefully accepted - contact TBD
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