4/29 Academic Tech Talk: Using Yellowdig & Signup Genius

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Academic Tech-Talks. …(or words with nerds)
Wednesday April 29th, 12:30-1:30 pm
Library 236A (next to eLearning)

 

This session we will explore The use of online tools Yellowdig and Signup Genius in the class environment with:

Debra Sea, Assistant Professor of Mass Communications

  • Yellowdig helps to increase classroom engagement by including students in the process of curating and sharing course-relevant content with one another. https://www.yellowdig.com/
  • Signup Genius—group organizing made easy. http://www.signupgenius.com/
  • Plus open time to talk tech!

Please RSVP to  bjambor@bemidjistate.edu if possible as space is limited.  Light refreshments will be served!

 

 

 

 

4/14 Academic Tech Talk: Flipping The Classroom

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Academic Tech-Talks. …(or words with nerds)
Tuesday April 17th , 1:00-2:00 pm
Library 236A (next to eLearning)

This session we will explore Flipping the Classroom with:

Dr. Jeanine McDermott: School of Nursing
Brian Jambor: ITS

This Words With Nerds will look at specific examples of how flipped classroom methods can effectively motivate students in large-enrollment classes to arrive prepared; and be responsible for their own learning.

*Discuss the meaning of “flipping” as it pertains to the classroom learning environment.

*Explore how innovative “flipping” methodologies foster students to master higher domains of learning.

*Share “flipped” classroom strategies employed to continue to meet course and program outcomes as class section and student enrollment continues to grow.

*Look at certain software tools (MediaSpace, Panopto, Adobe Presenter) that aid in the creation of content for the flipped class.

Please RSVP to bjambor@bemidjistate.edu if possible as space is limited.
Light refreshments will be served!