Faculty Development Center LogoTechnology Workshops and Technology Support for Individual Faculty

Faculty Development Center provides high quality and reliable support for using technology in the learning process. In response to the changing needs of our University, FDC provides training, information, and workshops on the latest technologies and applications, both software and hardware.  Faculty Development Center provides pedagogical best practices using technology to enhance course goals and objectives.

Technology Training for Faculty - Fall 2014

We are pleased to announce the following workshops for faculty. All workshops are in the Faculty Development Center or Faculty Digital Lab, LIB 2524, across the hall from the entrance to the new library.

Technology Training Workshop

How to Register

Interested in attending a workshop? Register by email to Reza Boroon.
Reserve your spot today!

 

Date / Time

Workshops

Technology Workshops
August 20, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LIB C-121
Blackboard Basics & Shortcuts

Learn the basics of creating and developing a course in Blackboard. You will get an overview of Blackboard's layout and navigation
August 20, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
LIB C-121
Lecture Capture and Turning Technologies (Clicker) Overview with Technology Resources

Lecture Capture is a technology that allows instructors to record their lectures (using audio and/or video, screen capture, or PowerPoint slides) either in or out of the classroom. Turning Technologies is a personal response system that allows instructors to use hand-held devices (also known as "Clickers") in the technology classrooms to receive immediate feedback from the entire class during live lecture.
August 20, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LIB C- 2524
Blackboard Open Lab

Blackboard Open Lab is an excellent opportunity for faculty to ask specific questions about Blackboard.
August 21, 2014
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
LIB C-121
Blackboard Basics & Shortcuts

Learn the basics of creating and developing a course in Blackboard. You will get an overview of Blackboard's layout and navigation
August 21, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
LIB C-121
Lecture Capture Turning Technologies (Clicker) Overview with Technology Resources

Lecture Capture is a technology that allows instructors to record their lectures (using audio and/or video, screen capture, or PowerPoint slides) either in or out of the classroom. Turning Technologies is a personal response system that allows instructors to use hand-held devices (also known as "Clickers") in the technology classrooms to receive immediate feedback from the entire class during live lecture.
August 21, 2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LIB C- 2524
Blackboard Open Lab

Blackboard Open Lab is an excellent opportunity for faculty to ask specific questions about Blackboard.

 

Turning Technologies "Clickers"

TurningPoint 5 training tutorials provide step-by-step video instructions. Learn about PowerPoint Polling, Anywhere Polling, and Self-Paced Polling.

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Building Your Course

A playlist to help instructors build their online course.

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Communicating and Collaborating

A playlist to help instructors learn how to communicate with students and inspire everyone to collaborate.

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Assessing Learners

A playlist to help instructors learn how to build tests and assignments, grade student work, and use the Grade Center effectively.

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