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Volume 6 Issue 2 - The Promise of Podcastingstoryboards
By: Susan Manning (with Dan Balzer and Kris Smith) <>
Keywords: podcasting; webinar; online learning; communication; audio recording; streaming audio

An exciting new technology is making it possible to add voice to online courses: podcasting. Most educators recognize the need to diversify how their course content is delivered to students. However, understanding how this technology works and what one might do with it is a little more challenging. This article will explain in layman’s terms how the technology works and what promise it holds for online teaching and learning. The article is not intended for the expert podcaster, but rather for the typical online educator who wants to make sense of this growing phenomenon.

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