Academic Technologies

Faculty Tech Support

Whether you need tech support or you are interested in launching a project using technology, providing students with online course materials or looking for ways to engage students using technology, we can help.
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Blackboard Learn

Students and faculty can participate in classes delivered online or access online materials and activities to complement face-to-face classroom experiences using Blackboard, the University of Arkansas learning management system, at learn.uark.edu.
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Lecture Capture

Echo360 Classroom Capture and Echo 360 Personal Capture are two tools that can be used to create and share video recordings with your students. Video recordings are one of the many tools that can be used to engage students in active learning. They can also serve as backup methods for class lectures and presentations on days when inclement weather and other issues disrupt the class schedule.
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Videoconferencing

Videoconferencing can be used to record lectures, collaborate with students or researchers at a distance, conduct virtual field trips, or hold classes or office hours when physical attendance is not possible.
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Web Conferencing

With Blackboard Collaborate, users on campus or anywhere in the world can access virtual collaborative spaces to participate in online course sessions, office hours or committee meetings.
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Streaming Video

Kaltura allows you to create and share videos in Blackboard.
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Technology Enhanced Classrooms

In Technology Enhanced Classrooms, faculty can project course materials from a computer or using the document camera and record class sessions for student access on demand in Blackboard Learn or through a direct link.
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Clickers

Clickers are an interactive technology that enables instructors to pose questions to students and immediately collect and view the responses of the entire class. They are often used to give quizzes, take polls, open discussions, and take attendance.
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vLab 

Students can access most General Access Computing Lab software at vlab.uark.edu anywhere, anytime, using their own laptop or computer.
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Scantron: Test and Survey Scanning

IT Services provides classroom examination and survey scoring services for faculty.
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