Using Video with D2L Email

Communicate with an individual student or whole class list by sending videos through D2L Email. Emailing video communications should be used strategically to avoid overwhelming students with too many videos. Why send video through D2L Email? Reach students with a variety of communication preferences Grab students attention and spark curiosity Review email video communication multiple […]

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Using Video in D2L Content

Videos posted in Content should be directly related to the concepts or assignment(s) within that module folder. Why post videos in Content? Increase student motivation Develop potential for deeper learning of the subject Reach students with a variety of learning styles, especially visual learners Provide a common experience for students to discuss Grab students attention […]

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Inserting Files Into D2L

Click on Insert Stuff button to add your video.

Navigate to the area of your course where the media file is to be inserted. On the HTML editor tool bar, select Insert Stuff.NOTE: The HTML editor tool bar appears when you create a new file in Content, create a new Announcement, start a new thread in Discussions, etc. From the Insert Stuff options, select […]

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How Did They Do That?

The “How did they do that”? video tutorials demonstrate methods for using video in courses, as well as how to add videos to specific areas within D2L and MS PowerPoint. Kaltura in Discussions Kaltura in News Announcements   Kaltura: PowerPoint Lectures  Kaltura in Dropboxes    

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Creating Chapters and Uploading Slides for a Kaltura Video

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Chapters are like bookmarks in the video and can be used to navigate through the video. You can use chapters to mark the beginning of a new topic, highlight important segments, or help navigate through the content of a long video. Slides are part of the video content, and viewers can view the slides in […]

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Setting a Thumbnail for a Kaltura Video

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A thumbnail is an image that is displayed in the My Media Gallery and video player prior to playing the video.   From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Locate the video you wish to set a thumbnail for.Select Edit. Click the Thumbnails Tab. Choose an option for adding a thumbnail to the […]

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Viewing Analytics for a Kaltura Video

From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Locate the video you wish to view analytics information for. Select the video thumbnail and/or video title to open the video. Select the Actions menu, then select Analytics. General Metrics for that video will be displayed, including visits, views, and average view times.

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Creating a Presentation or Lecture Recording

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From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Create Media.NOTE: This will launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. Each time you launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder, you will return to the download screen; you DO NOT need to re-download or reinstall the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. Select Presentations & […]

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Creating a Screen Capture and Webcam Recording

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From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Create Media. NOTE: This will launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. Each time you launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder, you will return to the download screen; you DO NOT need to re-download or reinstall the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. On the […]

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Creating a Screen Capture Recording

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From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Create Media. NOTE: This will launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. Each time you launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder, you will return to the download screen; you DO NOT need to re-download or reinstall the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. On the […]

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Creating a Webcam Recording

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From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Create Media. NOTE: This will launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. Each time you launch the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder, you will return to the download screen; you DO NOT need to re-download or reinstall the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder. On the […]

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Uploading an Existing File to My Media

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From the D2L My Home page, select My Media. Select Add New, then select Media Upload. Select +Choose a file to upload.NOTE: In order to upload a file to Kaltura, the file must be saved as a video, audio, or an image, (e.g., MP4, MP3, PNG, etc.). Navigate to the file on your computer and […]

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What is Kaltura?

  Kaltura is a video platform that allows you to create, store and stream multimedia (video, audio, screen capture, etc.). Adding media to your course can enhance the learning experience! Increase student engagement, instructor presence, and collaboration by incorporating video into your course curriculum. Kaltura is composed of two integrated parts: My Media: A video […]

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Adding an iSpring to D2L

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NOTE: iSpring Presenter is a PowerPoint add-on that must be installed separately. From the Manage Course menu, select Manage Files. Select New Folder. Enter a Name for the new folder, then select Save. Select the New Folder to open it. Select Upload. On the Upload pop-up menu, select Upload. Navigate to the Zipped iSpring File. […]

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Adobe Connect Videos

Room Setup Time: 2:58 Room Basics Time: 2:24 Audio Setup Time: 2:39 Sharing Your Screen with the Audience Time: 4:42 Using Instant Feedback and Polling Time: 4:19 Recording a Meeting Time: 1:51

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Grades Instructional Videos

Using the Gradebook Setup Wizard in D2L Time 2:15 Creating Grade Categories and Item in D2L Time 0:57 Entering Grades in D2L Time 0:25 Releasing Final Grades in D2L Time 0:49

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Dropbox Instructional Videos

Creating a Dropbox Folder in D2L Time: 1:59 Grading and Leaving Feedback for Dropbox Submissions in D2L Time: 2:59 Restoring Deleted Dropbox Folders in D2L Time: 0:45 Bulk Uploading Feedback to Dropbox Folders in D2L Time: 2:25

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