Menti have added a new guided breathing slide, which you can embed into your presentations. This would be a good one to include in any revision sessions or assessment briefings. Really easy to set up, take a look:
Profile Pic Maker is a quick and easy way to make your profile picture stand out in the crowd or match with any brand colours.
In this post, we show you how to schedule your Tweets directly on Twitter. No third party app required.
In this post we show you how super easy it is to set up an automated out of office reply in teams. This could be to let people know you are on holiday, or ill or simply a standard reply you want people to see whenever they contact you.
If you need a countdown timer for your in class or online activities, all you need to do is type ‘countdown timer’ into Google. Watch this 30 second video to show you how to use a countdown timer in your browser: Image by NeONBRAND on Unsplash
As more and more of us are now working remotely, either part time or full time, it’s more important than ever to keep your calendar up to date. If you are fed up of getting meeting requests outside of your working hours, update your calendar so it clearly shows people when you are working (we… Continue reading #596 Colleagues booking meetings at inconvenient times? Set your working hours in Outlook
Some of the newer iPhones have started saving pictures that you take as a HEIC format. There’s a few ways of converting these to jpg and here’s one that I tend to use. Visit ZamZar.com This video will show you one of the ways in which you can convert the HEIC format to JPG Image… Continue reading #543 What the HEIC !? Convert HEIC to JPG
ALTSpaceVR is a great place to explore virtual reality – you don’t even need a headset (although it’s a better experience if you have one!). They have a whole host of events you can attend for free, and you can even use it to host your own private meetings! Check out this one minute introduction:… Continue reading #529 Fancy VR? Don’t know where to start? Try AltSpaceVR
A common complaint we hear from our academic colleagues, is how to manage a never-ending tide of student emails. In this #5MinuteReflection we cover some tips to help move students away from emails and onto more efficient communication methods. What are our students saying? Every year at Manchester Met, the TEL team conducts a thematic… Continue reading #5MinuteReflection 6: Fed up with student emails? Tips for alternative communications.
If you’ve ever received an email from Moodle, you may find that the font used isn’t too readable. To change the font it’s actually a setting within Microsoft Word and this then changes the default font for HTML styled emails that haven’t had a font specified. We hope you find this one useful – I… Continue reading #523 Changing the font for Moodle emails