App of the Week – Subtext

The app of the week this week is called Subtext. Subtext is a free iPad app that allows classroom groups to exchange ideas in the pages of digital texts. You can also layer in enrichment materials, assignments and quizzes—opening up almost limitless opportunities to engage students and foster analysis and writing skills. To download it for […]

App of the week – Voicethread

VoiceThread is a free application that allows users to create and share conversations around documents, pictures, videos and diagrams. According to the iTunes description more than  25% of the top Universities in the U.S. use VoiceThread to connect and communicate around digital media. Wi-fi is needed to use this app. To learn more about this […]

App of the Week – Hootsuite

Hootsuite is a great free social-media management tool available for iPhones, iPads, and Android mobile devices. With Hootsuite you can customize which social networks you want to manage, and which different columns you want to display. For instance, if you are attending a conference that offers participants with an unique Twitter hashtag you may create […]

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The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Texas Wesleyan University (CETL) promotes a student-centered university by providing resources and professional growth opportunities to faculty on enhancing instructional practice, integrating technology, and promoting essential student skills.

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