On Wednesday, October 14, Educational Technology will be hosting a series of training opportunities for faculty. These will be informal sessions with lots of opportunities for faculty to ask questions and have hands-on engagement with the technologies. We’ll also be serving some light refreshments.
Educational Technology Snack and Learn: iPads and Apple TVs in the classroom
Learn how to connect your iPad, iPhone, or MacBook to the Apple TVs available in a number of classrooms around campus. Learn some common connection troubleshooting tips. Learn about Apps that might be of use in your classes.
Kauke 038, 9-10:30 AM
Educational Technology Snack and Learn: I didn’t know Moodle could do that
Learn about some of the less used but cool features available in Moodle: bulk assignment download/upload, Attendance, Audio feedback, and blind grading. Plus get help with any current Moodle tasks you are working on.
Kauke 038, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Educational Technology Snack and Learn: Interactive presentation technologies
Get an introduction to Smartboards and SMART Notebook. Learn how to use the Smartboard to capture class notes and make them available to students for review. Also, learn about our Smartboard alternative, Epson Brightlink projectors. We’ll demonstrate how to capture the notes from the Brightlink and discuss the similarities and differences between the two technologies.
Morgan 101 and 222, 1:00 – 2:30 PM
Educational Technology Snack and Learn: OneDrive and Sharepoint
Learn how to add files to OneDrive and how to share them with others. Learn about synchronization options with OneDrive and how to save and edit documents to OneDrive with newer versions of Office applications. Learn about Sharepoint sites and how they differ from OneDrive. Learn about when you might opt to use one over the other.
Morgan 101, 2:30 – 4:00 PM