The Remote Teaching & Learning Lightning Talks series is a reflection and learning forum where Boston University faculty, staff and students designed to identify areas of challenge and opportunity and share strategies for engaging educational experiences in the remote-learning environment. The Summer 2020 speaker series, co-hosted by Digital Learning & Innovation and The Center for Teaching & Learning, is open to faculty, staff, undergraduate and graduate students, and postdoctoral scholars.
Is disruption a positive force? In this Point of View, Lead Educational Technologist, Amod Lele discusses how innovation helps BU minimize disruption to teaching and learning.
This Educators Guide is for Zoom users who already have a solid understanding of Zoom basics. Learn about advanced features that will help make the most of the powerful video conferencing platform.
As the Spring semester of 2020 comes to a close, Boston University winds down half of a digital semester, and we’d like to reflect on our experiences as freshmen joining
Digital Learning & Innovation’s Associate Provost Chris Dellarocas discusses Boston University’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Boston University’s “Voices & Reflections” series is a collection of insights and experiences from those on the front line of BU’s remote teaching and learning experience during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more.
Digital Learning & Innovation’s Educational Technology in partnership with MET College’s Educational Technology & Innovation are hosting a series of Zoom, Blackboard, and MyMedia trainings and drop-in sessions specifically for Boston University Summer Session 1 and 2 remote teaching faculty. View the training recordings here.
Podcast listenership is booming. According to 2020 research data, more and more Americans—51 percent of the population—are tapping into the listening trend. This is a steady 44 percent climb since 2018. With over 1,000,000 podcasts worldwide and an estimated 30 million+ published episodes to choose from, podcasting is a medium—and an education tool—to consider. Learn the basics of podcasting.