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Tech Talk Tuesdays

Tech Talk Tuesday is a series of information sessions hosted by Instructional Services, the University Libraries, and the Institute for Teaching and Learning. The sessions are designed as a quick way to learn more about a technology or topic. You'll learn what it is, why you'd use it, how to get started, how to learn more and, how to receive training. These are not "deep dives", though each session will be staffed by knowledgable UA personnel who can answer any in-depth questions you may have. You can find handouts and recordings of most of the previous sessions below along with the current schedule.

Please register for each session through ITL.

Please e-mail questions and suggestions to Wendy Lampner, wjl3@uakron.edu, Design and Development Services, or Stefanie Shatrich,stef@uakron.edu, ITL.

Tech Talk Tuesday Sessions - Fall 2014

Register for sessions and read full descriptions on the ITL Seminar site.

TopicDateRoomHandoutVideo
Respondus Monitor 09.02.2014 Leigh 207 PDF link NA
D2L Mobile Apps 09.09.2014 Leigh 207 PDF link video link
Turning Student Response System (Clickers) 09.16.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link NA
Web 2.0 Tools 09.23.2014 Leigh 414 NA video link
Citation Management Tools 09.30.2014 Leigh 414 NA NA
WebEx 10.07.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link video link
Tools for Accessibility 10.14.2014 Leigh 414 NA NA
IdeaExchange @ UA 10.21.2014 Leigh 414 NA NA
Lecture Capture 10.28.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link video link
CandyCrush & Instructional Design 11.04.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link NA
Tools for Digital Storytelling 11.11.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link video link
Creating Interactive Presentations 11.18.2014 Leigh 414 NA NA
Knocking the Stuffing out of Springboard 11.25.2014 Leigh 414 PDF link video link
DDS Alumni All-stars 12.02.2014 Leigh 414 NA NA

Previous Tech Talk Tuesday Sessions

TopicDateHandoutVideo
Hidden Features of Springboard 12.10.2013 NA NA
Binder 12.03.2013 PDF link video link
Wiggio 11.26.2013 NA NA
LOR and E-Reserves 11.19.2013 NA NA
Screencasting 11.12.2013 PDF link video link
Video tools 11.05.2013 NA NA
Assignment Grader 10.29.2013 PDF link video link
Social Media in the Classroom 10.22.2013 PDF link NA
Qualtrics 10.15.2013 PDF link video link
Flipping your Classroom:Learn lessons from the front lines 10.10.2013 NA video link
ePortfolio and MyDesire2Learn 10.08.2013 PDF link NA
Blackboard Collaborate 10.01.2013 PDF link video link
Panopto 09.24.2013 PDF link video link
Alternative Presentation Tools - Haiku Deck 09.17.2013 PDF link NA
Alternative Presentation Tools - Prezi 09.17.2013 PDF link NA
Alternative Presentation Tools - Slid.es 09.17.2013 PDF link NA
Templates 09.10.2013 PDF link NA
Springboard v.10.2 09.03.2013 PDF link video link
iPads in Education 04.05.2013 PDF link video link
Video Extravaganza 03.05.2013 PDF link video link
Articulate 03.05.2013 PDF link video link
Collaborate 02.26.2013 PDF link video link
Qualtrics 02.12.2013 PDF link video link
StudyMate 02.05.2013 PDF link video link
Panopto Focus 01.29.2013 PDF link video link
Springboard v.10.1 01.22.2013 PDF link video link
iClicker 01.24.2012 NA video link
Clicker Technology 11.08.2011 PDF link video link
eTextbooks 11.01.2011 PDF link video link
Digital Photo Editing - Can This Image Be Saved? 10.18.2011 NA video link
Rich Environments for Active Learning (REAL) 10.11.2011 NA video link
iPads in the Classroom 10.04.2011 PDF link video link
Springboard - New Tools 09.21.2011 PDF link video link
LectureTools - increase student engagement in your lectures.
www.lecturetools.com
09.13.2011 PDF link video link
Lecture Capture - Panopto Focus & Unison.
www.panopto.com
09.06.2011 PDF link NA
Elluminate Live! - web-conferencing and desktop sharing.
bit.ly/k4g5Rw
04.25.2011 NA NA
Audio Wisdom 10.20.2010 PDF link NA
Image Wisdom 10.06.2009 PDF link NA
iTunes U - podcasting 04.21.2009 NA NA
Prezi - non-linear presentation software.
www.prezi.com
04.07.2009 PDF link video link
Jing - screen recording software.
www.techsmith.com/jing.html
04.07.2009 PDF link video link
Web 2.0 - free online tools & applications 03.24.2009 PDF link video link
Lecture Capture - Panopto CourseCast.
www.panopto.com
02.24.2009 PDF link NA
SecondLife - virtual environments.
secondlife.com
02.10.2009 PDF link video link
Elluminate Live! - web-conferencing and desktop sharing.
bit.ly/k4g5Rw
01.27.2009 NA NA

Customized Training Services

If your group or department (you and two friends) have an interest in an existing or emerging technology, we are available to schedule a session that we will bring to you. We will provide an overview of the benefits and affordances of each tool, a quick start demonstration, and resources to help you get started.

To schedule a Customized Training Session, contact Jill Phipps, phipps@uakron.edu or 330.972.2431.

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