UAS maintains a number of site licenses for software that allows faculty to create presentations and interactive learning activities. Respondus, StudyMate and Softchalk are some of these.
Respondus is a Windows program which lets you create and manage tests. With Respondus, you can:
- Create tests in Word (you can even insert pictures in the questions!).
- Easily uploaded your tests to Blackboard.
- Print your tests.
- Use Respondus to export tests and reports.
Studymate is a Windows program which makes a variety of learning activities: quizzes, flashcards, games, etc. Studymate can be used to review facts, vocabulary and basic concepts.
Softchalk is a program that lets you build lessons in the form of HTML pages that include navigation and interactive learning activities (popup text, quizzes, interactive images, timelines, and many more). Lessons can be packaged and uploaded to Blackboard. Softchalk runs on both Mac’s and Windows.
Need the software? UAS faculty can access the information here: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/idc/software/index.html. (Downloads require UAS log in.)
|Webinar||Dates and Registration|
|Respondus 4.0: Create & Manage Exam Content||Wednesday, February 19, 1pm EST – Register|
|StudyMate: Creating Learning Activities & Self-Assessments||Wednesday, February 26, 2pm EST – Register|
|Softchalk Webinars||Multiple dates – View website for dates and topics and to register|