Edison Online Faculty Institute 2013 Myra Walters Presenter
Questions Addressed Why consider Audio and Video Discussion? How can I send an audio or video message in Canvas? What are some guidelines/precautions for using audio and or video posts?
Why consider Audio and Video Discussion? Researched Based Findings Text alone cannot communicate the nuances of human voice, which can convey the tone of the conversation. Some students convey the tone of the message better using audio or video discussion posts
Why consider Audio and Video Discussion? Personal Observations It created classroom community better and faster It better supported my oral communication student learning outcome for improving speaking and listening skills It has the potential to promote oral communication across the curriculum in other online classes It promotes the development of technical skills
Discussion ActivityRead the discussion prompt below and think about yourresponse
What are some guidelines for using audio and/or video discussions? Make sure students know that a microphone and/or a webcam is/are required Have time restrictions Provide instructions for how to upload audio/video discussions Use a combination of written, audio, and video posts Make sure that they are ADA compliant
ADA Compliance Make sure that video and or audio posts are ADA compliant You may transcribe video and audio responses by clicking on the following link and following the directions