Technology Guides

Software


Audio Recording and Editing [Audacity]

     Software: Audacity

Recording audio with Audacity

Recording audio with Audacity video tutorial

 

DVD Playback & Multi-Format Media Player [VLC Media Player]

     Software: VLC Media Player

 

Doc Cam / Visualizer

     Software: Sphere 2

 

Interactive Display Tools [Open Sankore / OpenBoard]

Open-Sankoré / OpenBoard (for all NMU classroom interactive displays)

     Software: OpenBoard

 

Video Conferencing [Zoom]

     Software: Zoom Client for Meetings

iPhone and iPad Screen sharing with Zoom

Best Virtual Classroom Practices

7 Things You Should Know About Virtual Meetings

 

Wireless Connection Between Projector & Laptop [MirrorOp]

Connecting To A Projector Wirelessly using MirrorOp

 

Computer shortcuts

Lenovo-specific FN Key Shortcuts

Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

Hardware


Camcorders

Kodak PixPro SPZ1 (student use)

Kodak Play Touch (student & instructor use)

Kodak Zi8 (student & instructor use)

Kodak Easy Share Z5120 (also great for still shots)

Canon Vixia R500 (instructor use)

Lenovo Laptop WebCam

 

Document Cameras

AVerVision M70

QOMO QPC60

Sphere2 [for AVer document cameras at student tables in Jamrich active learning classrooms]

 

Wireless Microphones

Using a Revolab wireless microphone

 

Student Response System [iClickers]

Software: WIN | MAC

iClicker User Guide

iClicker Registration Instructions

iClicker Student Quick Start Guide

 

Podcasting [WildCast]

Access WildCast

Using WildCast

Instructions for Students to Upload Videos to a Podcast in WildCast Using Camtasia Relay

Podcasting Explained

7 Things You Should Know About Podcasting

 

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