2017 Educational Technology Faculty Fellows

2017 Faculty Fellows The Educational Technology Faculty Fellows Program is a unique experience for any member of the campus community whose continuing contract has a teaching component. The dates for this year’s program are May 22nd- May 26th (5:30-7:30 PM on Monday the 22nd, 1-4 PM on Tuesday the 23rd, and 9-4 Wednesday-Friday with lunch from noon-1). The […]

Birds of a Feather Sessions

We heard from a number of faculty who were very interested in Educational Technology workshops, but were not be able to attend. So we would like to bring the sessions to you as Birds of a Feather sessions. A faculty or staff member can request a Birds of a Feather session by identifying at least four colleagues who are […]

Film Studies Workshop

Mike, Emily and Jon got to show Dan Bourne, Jen Hayward, Deb Shostak, Margaret Ng, Jim Bonk, Greg Shaya, Rujie Wang, Peter Pozefsky, Ahmet Atay, Madonna Hettinger, Marion Duval, and Beth Muellner how to use iMovie to create a film out of the clips that they had shot using their iPhones. The faculty had organized […]

Spring Workshops for Staff

Join us this spring for computer classes on email, cybersecurity, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel! These sessions are geared for staff members interested in computer fundamentals. No prerequisite skills required. All classes are held from 2:10-3:00p.m. in Timken Science Library computer lab. We will be using Windows 10 desktop computers and Office 2016. If you have a laptop, you are […]

Student Response

Student response sites, systems, and apps can be used for informal, formative assessment in the classroom. They also provide a way to promote student-teacher and student-student interaction, even with large classes. What is formative assessment? Refer to Carnegie Mellon University’s Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation. The goal of formative assessment is to monitor student learning to provide […]

Teaching with iPads

Apple TV In spaces with Apple TV, anyone can use AirPlay to wirelessly mirror a Mac computer or iOS device (iPad, iPhone, iPod) to a projector. For documentation, visit the wiki. iPad Pro with Apple Pencil Presenting Digital whiteboard using NotesPlus app (paid. on Ed Tech iTunes account for trial). Features include handwriting, handwriting recognition, shape recognition, annotation over […]

Word & Excel Basics for Staff

Join us Tuesdays this spring for computer basics as we introduce Microsoft Word and Excel! The introduction to Microsoft Word will provide you with the basics of formatting text to create a professional looking document. The introduction to Microsoft Excel will help you understand what a spreadsheet is, how you might use one, and how to perform basic skills.  […]

Working with Video workshop

If you would like to incorporate video into your course or classroom, join us to learn how to easily create clips from Kanopy (a College video streaming service) YouTube videos with screen recording software: QuickTime Player (for Mac), Xbox app (for Windows 10), or Video Grabber (both) DVDs with Magic Mac DVD Ripper securely share clips […]