Author Archives: Deb Weitzenkamp

Free Picture Library

We know that pictures help us illustrate the points that we are making when we present materials in Extension.  So, I wanted to quickly blog a new library that I just became aware of. Pics4Learning It has several collections, including … Continue reading

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Innovation in Pedagogy and Technology Symposium

The much awaiting spring Innovation in Pedagogy and Technology Symposium just announced their conference lineup today!  The conference will be held on May 8th at the Cornhusker Hotel in Lincoln, NE.  This conference has proven itself as a very helpful … Continue reading

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An Extension Educator’s Ultimate Guide to using OneNote

Microsoft OneNote is a powerful tool to organize instructional materials, utilize stylus-enabled devices to write notes, and disseminate materials between devices and to session participants. OneNote pages can include audio and video recordings, external videos, website links, pictures, text, file … Continue reading

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The Front of the Boat: How to Create a Culture of Employee Engagement

Rachel Szelag and Becky Carter, IANR Human Resources Specialists discussed why investing in your employees is important, what employee engagement impacts, and starting action items to create your own empowering workplace culture. Link to the recording

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Summer Melt

Great article this morning in the Chronicle of Higher Education on Summer Melt (link to the article). In Extension it’s not our direct mission to change the summer melt issue…but yet, my hypothesis is that Extension probably could be a … Continue reading

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Automating Social Media

If you missed today’s webinar on Automating Social Media, taught by John Porter….you’re in luck….I remembered to record it! Here’s the link to the PDF.

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10 Easy Strategies for Boosting Student Engagement

Just received an email announcing this webinar to boost student engagement.  The webinar will be held on March 8th at 11:30 – 1:00 CT.  For more information and to register Click Here.

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