EdTech Demo: Waymaker from Lumen Learning

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This is an archive page for a session that happened on September 28, 2017 Description As students find their footing in college, the right intervention at the right moment can transform outcomes. In this session, Ross Strader, Director of Learning Engineering at Lumen Learning, guides attendees through a brief tour of Waymaker courseware content and personalized learning tools. He highlights how research-driven learning design augments… Read more »


EdTech Demo: Teaching STEM Online: Challenges and Solutions

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This is an archive page for this session, which took place on May 30, 2017. Description Maplesoft is changing the way educators adopt technologies in the classroom. From online assessments to entire course delivery, it is redefining how students and instructors engage with STEM-based concepts online. Our presentation will look at how the educational landscape is transforming worldwide, and how institutions and instructors can be… Read more »


Using Open Journal System and Open Monograph for Open Pedagogy: EdTech Demo

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Using Open Journal System and Open Monograph for Open Pedagogy This is the archive page of the session that took place April 12, 2017 In this free open webinar, Kevin Stranack from the Public Knowledge Project (PKP) will give a brief introduction to SFU’s free, open source Open Journal Systems and Open Monograph Press publishing applications. Building on his recent blog post on ways to use… Read more »


ELMSLN EdTech Demo

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This is an archive page of an EdTech Demo that happened on March 14, 2017   What is ELMS:Learning Network? ELMSLN is a fundamentally new approach to LMS design. Instead of starting with 1 giant system, ELMSLN is built out more like Google Apps Suite or the Microsoft family of web applications. It’s often referred to more as a Next Generation Digital Learning Environment (NGDLE) rather… Read more »


Grav CMS EdTech Demo

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This is an archive of an EdTech Demo that happened on Wednesday January 25, 2017. Using the Grav CMS as a Personal Open Platform in Education Session Archive Session Description Grav is a database-free CMS which stores content in a flexible and easy-to-access file structure, which is ideal to take advantage of today’s modern ecosystem of collaborative tools like GitHub or GitLab. In this presentation,… Read more »


Hypothesis EdTech Demo

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This is an archive page of a demo that occurred on Nov 29, 2016. Session Recording for Web Annotation in the Classroom and Beyond with Hypothesis Hypothes.is, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving online discourse through annotation. This free virtual EdTech Demo session explores web annotation as a core digital pedagogical practice for the 21st century classroom. The emergent technology of web annotation allows Internet users… Read more »


Brightspace by D2L Learning Analytics EdTech Demo

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Note: This is an archive page of a past event that occurred on October 31, 2016 Advanced Learning Analytics for Higher Education with Brightspace by D2L. Additional Resources Powerpoint presentation (8 mb) Description In an increasingly competency and outcomes-driven learning environment, the need to engage students in the moment of learning is crucial. To help institutions improve learning outcomes and drive increased levels of retention… Read more »


H5P EdTech Demo

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Note: This is an archive page. The demo happened on Sept 26, 2016. H5P is an open source plugin available for Moodle, WordPress and Drupal that allows users to create, share and reuse rich, interactive HTML5 learning content. H5P is a community driven open source project with the Norwegian company Joubel. Joubel has a growing number of engineers dedicated to H5P and a growing number of… Read more »


FieldPress Demo

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This is an archive page. The demo occurred on August 29, 2016 Join UBC’s Gill Green, Loch Brown and Derek Turner for this free 30 minute online demonstration of the WordPress plugin FieldPress. FieldPress is a WordPress plugin that allows instructors to create and manage field trips online. This plugin provides instructors with a user-friendly environment to build field trips, add multimedia content, create assessments and manage students activity. FieldPress… Read more »


Canvas Demo

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This is an archived page. The demo occurred on Thursday, July 14th. Session description (from Canvas) Join Stan Wendt from Canvas for a fun one-hour virtual tour of the LMS that changed the industry! We promise no boring powerpoint to sit through – we’re kinda cool like that In this session for faculty, instructional designers and students we will cover the overall ease of use… Read more »