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Ecosystems and Widgets

By Tony DePrato | Follow me on Twitter @tdeprato

The term ecosystem is normally used in reference to biological communities. When people think about ecosystems they often visualize the different organisms and activities that coexist to maintain a balance of sustainable life. 147 more words

Educational Technology

Promoting information and digital literacy

A few months ago I had the opportunity to interview for an educational technology director position at a highly selective liberal arts college in the Southeast. 1,962 more words


#TBT: Eliminating "Suggested Videos" from the End of Your Embedded YouTube Videos

Continuing with Throwback Thursday, from November 3, 2014:

Embedding YouTube videos within your Canvas course is a great way to enhance your class and increase student engagement. 115 more words


Let's Talk about Learning

This semester, I’m teaching a class on Emergent Technologies and Innovative Practices for students in our new Educational Leadership doctoral program.  All of the students are leaders in area schools.  590 more words

Tech Tools

What is Media Production?

Media production (definition: creation of media for film, television, radio and other mediums involving production.)

This is the short definition. In my many years of working with graphic design, photography, multimedia, video production, and 3D animation, media production can be produced in stages or on the fly. 55 more words

Instructional Technology

Podcasting and screencasting: Getting Your Message to the Masses

Podcasting is like having a radio show, or maybe a audio book that people can listen to on their own time.

Just about everyone at some point has listened to a podcast. 119 more words

Instructional Technology