Category Archives: Resources

Time Management Resources

It seems like we hear this more and more: “I’ve been crazy busy!” So, in the interest of getting to “sane busy,” I’m listing here what I think are some of the best work tools and techniques for time and task management: To-do List Apps:¬†Write down everything you need to do for a particular list, […]

Building your Stress Toolbox

This semester I had the privilege of presenting the workshop “Building Your Stress Toolbox: Minimizing the Impact of Stress on Your Life & on You.” I held the workshop twice, once for the Womyn@Noon program offered through the Women’s Center and again at the Center for Teaching & Learning. The presentation was about managing stress […]

More Tips on Infusing UDL into Your Teaching

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is an educational framework, based in cognitive neuroscience, that encourages the design of flexible learning environments to accommodate a variety of learning styles and differences. This post focuses on one of the three core principles in UDL: multiple means of representation. This means moving beyond textual representation by presenting information […]

Getting Students into Gear

For my first post to the CTL blog, I wanted to share some resources with the larger UVM community as a follow-up to my Sound (Teaching) Bite this week that offered a few strategies and tools for educators to help students assess their own learning styles and abilities to read, comprehend, understand, and learn course […]

Projecting from your iPad

How do you use your iPad with a projector? For example, how do you project a slide show, make annotations, and display what you type on a screen? Are there other apps that allow for other interesting classroom activities? You have an iPad, a vga cable, and a projector. Plug it all in and what […]

Lights, Camera, Learn! Workshop Resources

We get the opportunity to learn iMovie this morning! Lucky people!! It is one of our favorite software packages to learn. This is a place where we are listing resources for the course for Educational Value as well as general How To’s. Feel free to suggest additional resources to add to this blog posting. Have […]

Endnotes Workshop

Click Here to take Endnotes Workshop survey Endnotes Web Site, this is a great starting point for all resources and support related to Endnotes. UVM libraries Web Site about Endnote Download the file to search UVM libraries in ENDNOTE here! Enjoy EndNote. It is a very nice tool. (when it works correctly!!) See us at […]

Creating Audio Files for Education

In preparation for our podcasting workshop on August 7th in 113T Waterman, Will and I decided to put together a resource page for the faculty and staff attending our workshop. This is a mixture of articles, how to’s and ways to use podcasts in education. We hope you find these links useful. Cheers, Holly and […]

Bloggers at work

Bloggers at work Originally uploaded by cafeholly Monday and Tuesday we were hard at work facilitating a blogging workshop for UVM Faculty and Staff. This is a photo of the Bloggers hard at work in class yesterday. Today we learned of a blog that is a great resource for learning Movable Type which is the […]

Wikimedia Commons Image Library

This image (an animated gif file) is from the Wikimedia Commons. It was featured as the “picture of the day” for March 14, 2006, and has been nominated as one of the finest images on the Wikimedia Commons. The Wikimedia Commons is one of several sites that offer copyrighted material with internet and education friendly […]

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