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Instructional Technology Blog

Welcome to the Instructional Technology Blog Portal. Here you will find the 5 most recent posts about supported software and instructional technologies like Drexel Learn, Collaborate and Camtasia, just to name a few. To view the full details of a post, click on the link provided. All posts are located on the blog, which is hosted in our SharePoint site. The site can be accessed anonymously, but you can log in with your Drexel credentials to post comments and receive e-mail notifications.

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Clean Up Grade Center Columns

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

If your course has been copied forward each term for a few terms, you probably have extra columns in your Grade Center that you no longer use. To keep the Grade Center simple for yourself and for your students, it is a good idea to clean up the Grade Center by deleting unwanted columns.

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Faculty/Staff: How To Record a PowerPoint (or other) Presentation with Techsmith Relay

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

One of the most common uses for Techsmith Relay is recording PowerPoint presentations with voice narration.

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How Do I Edit or Delete My Discussion Board Post?

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

When an instructor creates a discussion forum in a Blackboard Learn course, the default settings do not allow students to edit or delete their own posts.

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5 Reasons You Should (Probably) Be Using Techsmith Relay

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Techsmith Relay combines an easy-to-use screen recording application with an automated publishing mechanism to make capturing and sharing content simple.

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How to Make Your PowerPoint Files Smaller

Friday, March 25, 2016

Have you ever tried to email a PowerPoint and not been able to because the file is too big? You can reduce the file size by compressing the pictures in your document.

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