NSCC's App Guide for Teaching and Learning has been designed to help faculty and students better understand and use mobile apps at North Shore Community College to enhance the teaching and learning environment. It focuses on three platforms: OS, Android, and Windows. It is organized in different categories based on what the apps can do, including: collaborate, communicate, create, engage, notate, read/listen/view, and research. In addition, the guide provides a list of all NSCC apps and resource information for using mobile devices in the classroom.
Most of the apps in the guide are free but some of them have potential upgrades that involve costs. We provided costs whenever possible and included links to the apps' websites so that additional information can be obtained.
This resource is updated regularly. Due to the dynamic nature of apps, if you encounter any discrepancies, please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to email@example.com.
"NSCC's App (Ellucian Go) is intended for mobile devices and it is integrated with Pipeline. Some features include:
Platform(s): Android, iPhone
Web Resources: App Overview Video, iTunes, Google Play
Ideas for Educational Use: Use this app to access NSCC-related information.
Tips and Considerations: N/A
Instructional Technology and Design (ITD) at North Shore Community College assists faculty in their integration and utilization of technology in the teaching and learning environment. We provide support, training, and information for faculty on classroom technology, instructional design, and online learning.
Do you have questions, comments, or suggestions? We would love to hear from you. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Atomic Learning offers training and professional learning to help students, educators and school leaders bring technology and curriculum together. With training at your fingertips, you can learn at your convenience – even when you're not online."
Platform(s): iPad, Web-based
Web Resources: Atomic Learning, iTunes
Ideas for Educational Use: Faculty and/or students can use video tutorials to gain skills on software applications, Web 2.0 resources, computer literacy, and more. College staff can use video tutorials for professional development opportunities.
Tips and Considerations: The first time you log into the App, you must use your full NSCC email address and password.
We would love to hear about your favorite apps, particularly if they are for educational purposes. As we get recommendations, we will highlight them in this guide for others to see.
If you would like to recommend an app, please send an email to email@example.com with the following information:
Also, let us know if you we can use your name in the recommendation (we will only use first names).