Subscribe: Comments on: More Podcasting
http://edwired.org/?feed=rss2&p=218
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade C rated
Language: English
Tags:
communication  faculty  mark sample  mark  mills mark  much  podcasting  program  sample hadn  teaching faculty  teaching  university 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Comments on: More Podcasting

Comments on: More Podcasting





Last Build Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2014 10:01:13 +0000

 



By: tkelly7

Wed, 26 Sep 2007 17:45:57 +0000

Hi Mark: I think you are absolutely right. My sense is the that the iTunesU program was designed to snare those already doing some podcasting, try it out, then expand to the general university community. I think there has to be much more real communication between the IT folks and the teaching faculty--not only on issues like this, but in such things as the planning of future teaching spaces, etc. Mills



By: Mark Sample

Wed, 26 Sep 2007 15:39:08 +0000

I hadn't heard of the podcasting initiative at George Mason, and a search of the university's website reveals no mention of Itunes U, the Marantz recorders, or anything else related to the pilot program. So once again I am amazed by the lack of communication between IT and teaching faculty. In this atmosphere, the only way to make progress in teaching with technology is to do what you're doing: pioneer your own method. Am I wrong in thinking that there is much, much more the Instructional Research Center should do to increase its outreach beyond the early adopters?