Event Date Start - End Time Location Capacity Availability
May 10  2021 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm     Via Zoom Link --- ---
May 19  2021 11:00 am - 12:00 pm     Via Zoom Link --- ---
June 08  2021 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm     Via Zoom Link --- ---
July 07  2021 10:00 am - 11:00 am     Via Zoom Link --- ---

Event Overview

This session is on using Echo360, an interactive educational video platform, to host, create, and edit videos in your course. It will also review how to utilize Echo360’s student engagement features to increase interactivity in asynchronous video content.

The agenda for this session includes:

Echo360 Basics

  • Accessing and setting up Echo360 in Canvas
  • Recording videos with Echo360’s lecture capture
  • Adding  a video to Echo360
  • Editing videos with Echo360
  • Creating assignments for video submissions

Adding Interactivity and Reviewing Student Participation with Echo360

  • Posting discussion questions to videos
  • Adding student engagement features to videos, including adding notes, flagging confusing sections of videos, and responding to discussion questions
  • Attaching timestamped activity questions to videos
  • Reviewing  student activity data
  • Creating assignments with Echo360 and linking them to Canvas gradebook

If you have questions about this session or ideas for future sessions on teaching online, please submit them to https://itmedic.schulich.yorku.ca/servicePortal.

See you at the session!