Help Resolve Student Connectivity Issues

Are your remote students still having connectivity issues? This page on MyDenison has information about internet service providers and instructions for testing connection speed. Students may also find this ETS video Internet Connection Troubleshooting video useful. Refer students outside of the US to this resource: GlobalConnect VPN page on MyDenison. Other useful tips can be found here: Tip 5: Help remote students who have internet connectivity issues.

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Edtech Tips to Improve the Remote Student Experience

Last week we shared the results from the remote student technology survey that was conducted by ETS. This week, ETS has several tips to help improve student experiences. Check out this playlist “EdTech Tips to Improve the Remote Student Experience,” which has videos to address each of the main findings from the survey. Take a look at this post with resources and video references corresponding to the survey findings. 

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10/06/2020 Tech – students presentations in a remote setting

Are you planning to have student presentations this semester? ETS created a post, “Approaching Student Presentations in a Hybrid Environment,” with recommendations on how you can approach these assignments with your students in the virtual setting. There is also this EdTech Tip video that demos how students can record videos and how faculty members can collect and present those recordings to the class.

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09/22/2020 Tech – Make your voice heard

Having trouble projecting your voice with a mask? Remote students having trouble hearing students in a large classroom? With help from ETS, Eleni Papaleonardo found a solution in a personal voice amplifier and a carefully placed snowball mic! Now all students can hear her clearly as she moves around, and remote students can hear their classmates sitting in the back of the room.

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