Writing and teaching music with online whiteboards

Most people usually think of drawing graphs and equations when using online whiteboards, but they can be used for a whole lot more. As someone who enjoys making and playing music as a side hobby, I’ve found that tablet whiteboards can be a great way to both teach and create music. With apps like Know… Continue reading Writing and teaching music with online whiteboards

Knowlounge Update – New features and a better look

At Klounge it’s important to us that we’re making platforms that are useful for both teachers and students, which is why we’ve been listening to user feedback and taking it on board. Since launching Knowlounge we’ve received some great comments and ideas, and this week we launched a major update for Knowlounge on web and iOS… Continue reading Knowlounge Update – New features and a better look

Using collaborative whiteboards to learn languages online

The internet has made learning languages much easier for millions of people around the world, and long gone are the days of sitting at a desk alone poring over a dictionary looking for words. In the early days, access to dictionaries and phrasebooks suddenly meant that many could try their hand at learning a language… Continue reading Using collaborative whiteboards to learn languages online

Use online breakout rooms for your online or e-learning classes

You may have heard about online breakout rooms from other video conferencing platforms like Zoom. Just like breakout rooms in real classes or conferences, they let you separate your meeting into separate groups. Using breakout rooms when teaching online Though often used for online conferences, breakout rooms can also be useful for online learning, and… Continue reading Use online breakout rooms for your online or e-learning classes

View and annotate PDFs with others in real-time

Popular video calling apps such as Skype, Google Hangouts and Zoom have long been used for teaching and meetings online. While some offer collaborative features, these platforms can feel limiting if you’re wanting to go over documents or notes together. Sure, you can share your screen, but this only lets one user have control of… Continue reading View and annotate PDFs with others in real-time

How to make flipped learning videos for free (and upload to YouTube)

There are several options available when creating videos for use in flipped learning, but many are costly or have a steep learning curve. Most teachers don’t have the extra cash or time to spend on these platforms, especially if they’re not so sure about flipped learning and just want to try it out. That’s where… Continue reading How to make flipped learning videos for free (and upload to YouTube)