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September 10, 2014

Web Conferences in Action

September 10th, 2014|Categories: Learning Design & Training, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Invigorate your web conferences with active learning Active learning keeps students engaged, increases knowledge retention, and helps instructors reach higher-level learning outcomes. Best of all, active learning is fun! This guide gives you practical examples of active learning strategies designed [...]

Flip your classroom with help from ICS

September 4th, 2014|Categories: Flipped Classrooms, Learning Design & Training, News|Tags: , , , |

Thought about creating a flipped classroom but not sure how to get started? Already implemented the flipped classroom model and looking for ways to improve? ICS can help. First off, what is flipped learning? Flipped learning can be exemplified in [...]

May 27, 2014

7 tips for engaging learners with flipped classrooms

May 27th, 2014|Categories: Flipped Classrooms, Learning Design & Training, News|Tags: , , , |

Educators are flipping traditional learning on its head with a new learner-centered paradigm that reverses the typical lecture and “homework” elements of a course. The flipped classroom is being used to improve education everywhere from K-12 classrooms to professional development [...]

April 14, 2014

Come See What’s Blooming At ICS On April 22

April 14th, 2014|Categories: ICS, Instructional Communications Systems, Instructional Media Services, News, UW-Extension|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ICS to Host Open House Featuring New Flipped Classrooms Instructional Communications Systems is hosting a spring open house at The Pyle Center in Madison, on April 22, 2014, 3:00–6:00 p.m. ICS will offer tours of its new collaborative, hybrid learning [...]

March 28, 2014

Collaborate Better with ICS Media Services

March 28th, 2014|Categories: About ICS, Instructional Media Services|Tags: , , , , , |

We make technology work for you. Trust your event's success to the technology experts at ICS. We are your partner in media-powered events for distance learning, virtual conferences and media production. ICS helps you educate, communicate and collaborate better with [...]

January 15, 2014

WisLine Anytime Maintenance Outage Planned

January 15th, 2014|Categories: Audioconferencing, Instructional Communications Systems, News, WisLine Anytime, WisLine Audio, WisLine Web|Tags: , , , , , , |

Maintenance Scheduled January 18 There is a maintenance outage planned for the WisLine Anytime audio and web conference platforms on January 18, between 1:00 AM - 7:00 AM CST. This may cause intermittent service outages lasting no longer than 20 [...]

Congratulations to New UW System President

January 10th, 2014|Categories: ICS, Instructional Communications Systems, Instructional Media Services, News, UW-Extension, Video Recording|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ray Cross, the current UW-Extension / UW Colleges Chancellor, was appointed yesterday as the President of the University of Wisconsin System. ICS extends our congratulations to Ray and wish him great success as UW System President. We will miss him [...]

November 25, 2013

ICS Provides Webcast Services for UW Flex Option Kick-Off Event

November 25th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Webcast, WisLine Suite|Tags: , , , , , , , |

With a click of the mouse, the first UW Flex student, Aaron Apel, submitted his application to the new UW degree program. Thanks to the ICS' WisLine Webcast service,  stakeholders, media and potential new students from around the State were [...]

October 21, 2013

New Ultra Bright LCD Projection Package Added

October 21st, 2013|Categories: Extension Conference Centers, ICS, Instructional Media Services, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

We have just added a new LCD projection package to enable clear, bright images and projection in The Pyle Center and The Lowell Center lounges. The new venue projector beams out 6000 lumens for incredible image quality in rooms with [...]

August 19, 2013

Re-designed ICS web site

August 19th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, ICS, News|Tags: , , |

Welcome to the re-designed ICS web site. We’re pleased to announce the complete re-design and re-launch of the ICS web site. With new features galore, the site makes it much easier to navigate through our information, to communicate with us, [...]