Saturday, August 10, 2013

How does the iPad help you perform your role as a teacher? Example: presentations, grading, email, etc. What app(s) do you use the most for classroom productivity, communication, or collaboration?

Friday, March 30, 2012

What's new in podcasting?

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Webinar Registration - Podcasting @ RVC

Monday, August 04, 2008

RVC appears in iTunes U tutorial video

The Rock Valley College name can be seen in a recent promo video for iTunes University. The video tutorial is featured in an e-mail newsletter sent out by Apple to approximately 10 million people world-wide. This is great exposure for RVC and for our affiliation with iTunes U!

To view the tutorial, follow this link:

Last month RVC received 68,000 viewers to the 325 podcasts posted on the iTunes U site! RVC currently has 23 faculty involved in podcasting.

Chuck Konkol

Professor of CIS/BUS

Administrator of iTunesU

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

**New** Getting Started Podcast

I have uploaded a new podcast entitled "Podcast Training - Getting Started"

This podcast covers:
  • Getting Around Your Mac
  • Planning Your Podcast Sessions
  • Where to Podcast - In class or in your office?
  • Equipment for Podcasting
  • Uploading to iTunes U

RSS Feed: click here
iTune Feed: click here


League Convention in Denver was a Success!

About 9 of us from Rock Valley College attended a league convention in Denver last week. Brian and I had a chance to present "Is Your Class on your Student's iPod? Why Not?" The room was packed and people hung out to ask many questions on podcasting.

You can download the session by clicking here


Cool new Web 2.0 Plugin

I  found a cool way for students to interact with you wia a new Web 2.0 application called! allows you to give a link (or embed in your web page) to allow your students to upload files, leave a voicemail, send faxes, submit web links, even conference call...all for free.

Here is mine:

Click the below "Add Files" button to try this out! simple private sharing


Monday, February 18, 2008

Create Podcasts With KeyNote 08'

One of the new features of KeyNote 08' is that you can record audio over slideshow and export for ipod and then upload to iTunes U.

1) Start Keynote
2) File --> Record SlideShow
3) When finished, Save. The slideshow is now saved with your audio.
4) When ready to upload to iTunes U open Keynote from step 3.
5) File --> Export --> Quicktime

Watch Video

That's It!

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Week 5

What programming question interested you this week? Why?