Introducing the 2019 Echo360 North American Academic Champion Grant Recipients

North America Academic Champions Workshop

Among the highlights of our recent North American Community User Conference was the introduction of our 2019 North American Academic Champion Grant awardees. This global grant program is designed to promote innovative uses of Echo360 in the classroom, encourage faculty adoption of best practices for academic video, and to explore new ways to use Echo360…

Delivering World Leading Physical and Online Learning Spaces

Based in Perth, Western Australia, and with an increasingly global presence, Curtin University is known for an innovative approach to teaching and learning that includes a true commitment to learning space innovation. From lecture capture and live streaming classes with tracking cameras and overhead microphones, to recording practical lessons in simulation labs and real-life patient…

Exploring Smarter Video Transcription to Support Universal Design for Learning and Cost Savings

Higher education institutions share a goal of making learning more accessible to all students. To meet this goal many colleges and universities, including UMass Amherst, have adopted the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework in an effort to design curriculum to serve all learners, regardless of ability, disability, age, gender or background. Modern technologies often…

Is it Time for the University Lecture to Evolve?

Are the days of the live university lecture numbered? Or is it time for universities to use their facilities to create a much more collaborative and engaging learning experience for their students? This has been a real hot topic of discussion in universities I’ve been visiting since we asked a panel of academics from University…

21 Ways to Teach with Echo360 – 14) Record in-class clinical procedures

This is the fifteenth blog in our how-to series for educators and example 14 out of 21 ways to teach with Echo360. Read the introduction to this series here. Why should I record my clinical procedures? Have you ever been in a situation where there was a live demonstration being done around a table, and you…