Nic on February 18, 2017

Ok folks – the audio trouble I was having was a technical one I’ve had before on my computer.  I spent probably an hour fiddling with the settings and trying to get audio back up and running.  The problem started after simply putting my headphones into the jack – I was left suddenly with no […]

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Nic on February 18, 2017

Hi! I thought I’d play a little with the free app – Voki to create an avatar to use on my school’s Moodle site.  I’ve taken the plunge and created an active wiki on my school LMS and am playing with my students as we work to create a space to share information about Kona […]

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Nic on February 11, 2017

Hi All, I went into the link that Keith provided us to access free online audio content and found a great variety to choose from.  I decided to keep it simple and went with a classic Jack Johnson “Better When We’re Together” piece that was recorded during one of his 2013 concerts.  My intent is […]

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Nic on February 8, 2017

I’ve been playing around quite a bit these days with the various programs – both online and on my computer, to learn to manipulate graphics and create enhanced visuals for my teaching.  It has taken both time and effort to figure things out; slowly but surely I’m getting it.  One of the big things I […]

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A light went on for me today with layering and graphics and I think I’ve figured out how to start using them with my teaching.  I really struggled with understanding the “concept” of layering – though get the idea but until I played around a bit with Adobe Photoshop and read, and then re-read Keith’s […]

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Nic on February 4, 2017

OMG!  I can’t believe I made this work!  Keith – I followed your instructions and html code and cut and copied into “text” in my new post to make this work.  I’d be surprised however, if I can redo this if I ever wanted to again.  I was able to resize the image (I think […]

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