Words With Nerds Funding Request

words-with-nerdsWords With Nerds Project Proposals:

ITS-Educational Technology is available to fund small projects as part of the Words with Nerds program. The project funding is intended to fund hardware, software or service requests of $100-$200 that benefit teaching and learning.  Availability is limited to $1,500 per semester.

Project examples include:

  • Purchases of online services and software (Flipgrid, Prezi Pro, YellowDig, meeting software, VoiceThread, collaboration tools, etc.)
  • Installed software (Adobe Presenter, Camtasia, Dragon Speaking, iOS/Android apps…)
  • Peripherals/devices that extend functionality of computer, tablet or smart device—
    writing, measurement, camera, microphone, microscope, wearable, instrument or other interface.

Awarded projects require the recipient to participate in a scheduled Academic Tech Talk– Words with Nerds session during the academic year describing the project and provide evaluation of product/service.  Participation in an EdTech Video (3-5 minute overview) explaining the project and how the tool was used is encouraged.

To submit a proposal for funding visit the online request page.

For more information or project ideas please contact:

Brian Jambor
Deputy 161
bjambor@bemidjistate.edu
755-2056