"I like sending students to YouTube to watch short videos that support what we are learning (especially helpful in bio). What I find in the K-12 age range, though, is that a lot of families have You Tube blocked on their computers to protect their…"
"I just created a similar 'useful first time tips' webpage in the hope that I could specify that URL to be a preloaded webtour (without a moderator needing to instigate the tour), but then found out you can't preload webtours. …"
"I agree Christopher! We (co-hosts for Classroom 2.0 LIVE) were so excited to learn about Steve's idea for pre-webinar playlists that we started using them regularly a couple of years ago. We started with playlist.com but discovered that some of…"
"Hmmm, it used to be that when you want to get a shot from Collaborate itself, you need to look for the little toggle box in the screenshot window that pops up that will set Collaborate not to minimize. The version released last summer seems to have…"
"I would like to know the trick to using the screen capture tool on the wbd palette -- when I click on it, it automatically closes the meeting window and appears on some background window that I didn't choose. Typically I want to use it to…"
"I had a chance to try this tip for the first time today. That was so handy to just drag and drop the participant's name onto the team/scoring screen. It is a real text box, so if you want to change the font-size you can do so with the normal…"
"Great idea, Lorie!
I'll start with my use of http://www.playlist.com to embed music on a web page (I use the free http://www.Weebly.com service to create the page), and then I bring up that page in the web tour to have music before a…"
"While teaching a class last night, I found this tip by accident.
I had been using screenshots of student names in the participant's window to organize my class into 2 teams. I usually use my screenshot program, then paste the names…"