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André Rosendaal at Noorderzon

Virtual Reality in Perspective, Noorderzon Festival

Date:03 September 2018
Author:André Rosendaal
Virtual Reality exposition and lecture at Noorderzon Festival 2018.
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Google Classroom, eenvoudig en tijdbesparend: Het verhaal van Ronald Ohlsen

Date:14 January 2018

Op 22 januari verzorgt ICTOL weer een Just-do-IT workshop over Google Classroom. Google Classroom is een heel handige tool om onderwijs te geven met Google Drive, Google Docs en andere Google applicaties. Google bestanden kunnen gemakkelijk met andere Google...

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ENVOIE - Online international learning across the disciplines

Date:21 September 2017
Author:Sake Jager

ENVOIE (Enabling Virtual Online International Exchange) is a teaching and learning innovation project recently launched at the University of Groningen. ENVOIE (pronounced /ˈenvɔɪ/, as in English 'envoy') aims to promote Online International Exchange (OIE) as...

Teacher Talks

Teacher Talks: video # 5 - Designing SMARTboard lessons

Date:05 June 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

Based on the Teacher Talks sessions we organized earlier this year, we have asked a number of teachers to summarize their presentations in a short movie. Each of them explains briefly why and how they they use a specific IT tool in their lessons. This is the...

Teacher Talks

Teacher Talks: video # 4 - Creating short videos with Screencast-o-matic

Date:29 May 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

Based on the Teacher Talks sessions we organized earlier this year, we have asked a number of teachers to summarize their presentations in a short movie. Each of them explains briefly why and how they they use a specific IT tool in their lessons. 

Teacher Talks

Teacher Talks: video # 3 - Blackboard forums to increase student-lecturer interaction

Date:15 May 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

Based on the Teacher Talks sessions we organized earlier this year, we have asked a number of teachers to summarize their presentations in a short movie. Each of them explains briefly why and how they they use a specific IT tool in their lessons. 

Teacher Talks

Teacher Talks: video # 2 - Blackboard Collaborate

Date:08 May 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

Based on the Teacher Talks sessions we organized earlier this year, we have asked a number of teachers to summarize their presentations in a short movie. Each of them explains briefly why and how they they use a specific IT tool in their lessons. 

Teacher Talks

Teacher Talks: teachers show how they use IT in education

Date:01 May 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

Based on the Teacher Talks sessions we organized earlier this year, we have asked a number of teachers to summarize their presentations in a short movie. Each of them explains briefly why and how they they use a specific IT tool in their lessons. 

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Free access to "Beeld en Geluid in Academia" (largest Dutch online audiovisual database)

Date:09 February 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

"Academia" is the online archive with streaming video and audio from the Dutch Institute for Sound and Vision (Beeld en Geluid). This institute collects, preserves and opens the audiovisual heritage of the Netherlands. The current Academia database contains...

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Notes from the Teacher Talks session

Date:20 January 2017
Author:André Rosendaal

On January 18, 2017, ICTOL organised the first Teacher Talks meeting. Teacher Talks are related to the Just-do-IT workshops set up by ICTOL, in which faculty members get hands-on experience with different IT tools for use in education (read more >>>). 

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How students can record their online video conversation

Date:28 November 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

One of the things that proved to be difficult is asking students to record an online video conversation. Many students use Skype to have an online video chat, but recording this chat requires the installation of additional software that is not free. This limitation...

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Dutch minister of education Jet Bussemaker supports sharing learning material

Date:09 November 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

At the Dutch conference on IT in Education, the SURF "Onderwijsdagen", minister of Education Jet Bussemaker declared herself a strong supporter of sharing educational material. In fact, she has been propagating open and online learning via a four-year stimulation...

Workshop relevance

Just do IT! workshops - An update

Date:15 August 2016
Author:Sake Jager

About half a year ago ICTOL started the Just do IT! workshops to offer staff at the Faculty of Arts training in digital technologies that they can use for teaching.

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Two tools for exchanging thoughts online

Date:01 July 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

Recently, I came across two free tools that were used before, during and after meetings: Padlet and Tricider. With these tools, you can collect ideas from participants of an event; clearly, that could also include lectures or other educational meetings.......

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Interview with André Rosendaal on 3D printing

Date:22 June 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

After winning a SURF contest for the best proposal on using a 3D printer in education, ICTOL experimented with a 3D printer between March and June 2016. The printer, made available by SURF, was used to create a replica of the Lumière Cinématographe, as part...

Future is not flat - Introduction

Notes from "The future is not flat" meeting

Date:30 May 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

"The future is not flat" reflects the vision of the presenters of a meeting with the same name that ICTOL organized on May 26, 2016 to present three related RUG projects aiming at using digital visualization to explore cultural heritage collections. All three...

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Notes from the Google For Education 2016 Netherlands Summit

Date:02 May 2016
Author:André Rosendaal

On April 30 and May 1st, the complete ICTOL team (Sake, Peter, André) participated in the Google For Education 2016 Netherlands Summit, organized by the RUG in co-operation with several Google Apps community members. During these two days, we attended several...

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David Bowie was ... Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference in Groningen

Date:28 April 2016
Author:Sake Jager

From 6 to 8 April, the Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference 2016 (#BbTLC16) was hosted by the University of Groningen. Over 400 participants from across Europe had registered to learn about good practices and innovations supported by Blackboard and other...

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New ICTOL site

Date:25 April 2016
Author:Sake Jager

Welcome to our new site! We have redesigned the ICTOL site to support Faculty of Arts staff better in using technology for teaching and learning. Staff training in digital skills and using pedagogically innovative tools in support of the university’s ambitions...