Digital Media


What To Change About Teaching and Learning in 2015

As we head into a new year, we naturally consider opportunities for change. Here, CT asks Penn State's Kyle Bowen where educators might place their development efforts for 2015.

Free MIT Videos Connect Tough STEM Topics to Real World

MIT has gone into the movie-making business to help engineering students understand how the concepts they're learning about in class apply to the real world.

Macmillan Science and Education Intros 2 New Sharing Initiatives

Macmillan Science and Education has launched a pair of initiatives to make it easier for users to share published resources.

Open Pedagogy: Connection, Community, and Transparency

In a Q&A with CT, Virginia Commonwealth University's Associate Director for Online Learning Innovation Tom Woodward examines the "blend of strategies, technologies, and networked communities that make the process and products of education more transparent, understandable, and available to all the people involved."

Berklee College of Music Plays New Tune with Digital Assets

The 4,200 students and 600-plus faculty at Berklee College of Music now have a new way to file their digital assets.

U Wisconsin-La Crosse Digitizes Video Archive

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse has launched a multi-year project to convert its video archive from videotape to searchable digital files.

U Leeds Adds Lecture Capture to 250 Teaching Spaces

The University of Leeds has rolled out a new lecture capture platform to allow students to review lectures and access recordings of other classroom activities.

Kaltura Unveils Video Creativity Suite

Kaltura, a provider of video technology and institutional video management, has unveiled its new Video Creativity Suite.

Canvas Strengthens Mediasite Partnership

Instructure and Sonic Foundry have strengthened an existing partnership by further integrating the latter's Mediasite video creation and management tool with Instructure's Canvas learning management system.

Study: Digital Media Erodes Ability To Read Emotional Cues

The social skills of students who use digital media may be declining, according to a new study from researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles.