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Faculty Roundtable Discussion

By Monica Lavin
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 8:34 am

Please join Teaching, Learning and Technology this Thursday at 11:00am in Tate 202 while they share strategies and applications for productivity and engagement.  TLT will also be collecting non-perishable food items to donate for the holidays.

Give thanks for the many ways technology makes you more productive, effective, and engaging instructors. TLT be sharing a variety of applications and tools, including:

Free admission and a TLT pencil to the first 100 participants! If you cannot view the poster below, please visit https://www.smore.com/t4071. We hope to see you there!

Faculty Showcase

By Monica Lavin
Posted on 30 October 2014 | 8:00 am

Please join your colleagues for a SPOOKY good time learning about strategies to more effectively engage your students. Faculty presenters will share how they use innovative tools and applications to bring their students back to life!

At each table, you will learn a trick and receive a sweet treat! Costumes are optional but, of course, welcome!

When: October 30, 2:00-4:00pm, Drop in anytime!
Where: Tate Center, Room 202

If you cannot see the flyer below, please visit https://www.smore.com/hbbw1.

TLT Summer Series Training Schedule

By Monica Lavin
Posted on 13 June 2014 | 9:18 am

Teaching, Learning and Technology, TLT, is excited to announce that the TLT Summer Blockbuster Training Series has begun. TLT will offer a summer packed full of training (80+ sessions) on a wide variety of educational technology tools, including but not limited to VoiceThread, Polleverywhere, Kaltura, OAKS, iPad apps and more!

For a full list of training opportunities and to register for sessions please visit http://tlt.eventbrite.com. (Please note that seating is limited for each of these sessions so be sure to register in advance.)

If you have any questions, please contact your instructional technologist

 

Faculty Roundtable Discussion

By Monica Lavin
Posted on 26 September 2013 | 10:34 am

Please join your colleagues in Tate 202 on Tuesday, October 1, at 12:30 PM, for a discussion on the use of student portfolios for learning, assessment, and career development. Guest panelists, Denny Ciganovic, Beth Goodier, Kevin Keenan, Chris Korey, and Chris Warnick, will share their experiences and highlight the many uses of portfolios. This event is sponsored by Academic Affairs and Teaching, Learning and Technology (TLT).  Hope to see you there!

TLT Faculty Social

By Hannah Swanson
Posted on 24 September 2013 | 1:42 pm

Please mark your calendars for TLT’s annual Faculty Social scheduled for Thursday, September 26th, from 2:00pm-4:00pm on the 3rd floor of JC Long, in the TLT suite. We will have food and beverages for you to enjoy as the Instructional Technologists showcase a variety of TLT services and educational technology tools.  You can also be entered for a chance to win fabulous prizes as you discover all that TLT has to offer.  We hope to see you there!

Faculty Social Poster

Classroom Training

By Monica Lavin
Posted on 3 August 2011 | 4:18 pm

If you are interested in learning how to operate the equipment (such as the how to project the materials displayed on the classroom computer or your laptop,  or how to use an Elmo), please register for the training sessions offered by Teaching, Learning and Technology within the Division of Information Technology.

When:
Thursday, August 11th, starts at 10:00am
Friday, August 12th, starts at 9:00am
Monday, August 15th, starts at 10:00am
Friday, August 19th, starts at 2:00pm

The sessions will probably last 20-40 min.

Where:
Beatty 320, School of Business Building

Sign up now! Class sizes are limited.

Click the link below to sign up:
http://tlt.eventbrite.com

It is with great pleasure that we announce the official campus name for Desire2Learn: OAKS for Online Academic Knowledge System. OAKS is an online course environment (learning management system) that provides tools to help foster communication, collaboration, and facilitate after-hours learning.

As you may have heard, Teaching, Learning and Technology (TLT) hosted three Faculty Technology Institutes (FTIs) this past summer in an effort to train over 75 professors on how to effectively utilize OAKS in their courses. The FTIs were an enormous success, based on the very positive evaluations by the faculty participants! We would like to thank all of the faculty who willingly participated! The faculty that have completed the FTI are the beta (i.e., test) users for OAKS in Fall 2010. Well-prepared by their FTI preparation, the beta group will provide important feedback for IT and also act as points of contact within their departments to ensure a successful implementation and transition for the remaining faculty. Starting in January 2011, all faculty are highly encouraged by Academic Affairs and IT to use OAKS in their courses. Teaching, Learning and Technology will provide online and face-to-face training sessions in the fall so that faculty can be trained and prepared to use OAKS for the spring semester 2011. It is anticipated that WebCT will be completely phased out in summer, 2011. More details regarding the training sessions will follow after the start of the fall semester.

We’ve already had great feedback with OAKS! We encourage you to take advantage of the opportunities provided by TLT so you can learn all of the features that OAKS can offer to you and your students. Communication regarding OAKS will continue throughout the academic year.

Monica Harvey M.A.
Instructional Technologist
Teaching, Learning and Technology Department

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