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Faculty Learn at Lunch

 

Learn at Lunch

What is Learn at Lunch?

Enjoy a FREE lunch while participating in interactive, hands-on demonstrations of emerging and existing learning technologies that you can easily incorporate into your classroom experience.

Format will include demos, faculty discussion with Q&A, and hands-on tech time supported by the iTeam staff.

Lunch Provided! RSVP:
http://bit.ly/usdlearnatlunch

 

When?

Time: 12:15pm

Where?

Location: Serra 155

 


Thursday, September 18 - Video Creation Tools

Learn to select the technologies which are most effective for capturing lectures or videos. Create reusable content to save time preparing for class so you can spend more time facilitating peer discussions or group work. Students can watch the recordings ahead of class time to prepare for activities and assessments. Tools shown include: Quicktime, Jing, Mediasite, Screencast-o-Matic, Videoscribe, Voicethread 


Thursday, October 16 - Emerging Technologies to Engage Student Collaboration in Class

Are you looking to increase student engagement and get everyone to participate? In this session we will share free and low-cost solutions for polling, organizing files in the Cloud and making presentations more interactive and accessible.

  1. Polling (Poll Everywhere, Top Hat, iClicker)
  2. Cloud File Management (Google Docs, Microsoft One Drive and more)
  3. Presentations (Slideshare, iPad Apps)


Thursday, November 20th - Apple iPads and Apps for Assignment Creation

    More students own iPads now than ever. Have you thought about using them as a medium for students to create submissions for your class? Explore how to engage students through free iOS apps that can be used for multimedia-based project work and presentations.
  1. iPad Video Capture
  2. iBook Author/iTunes U