Faculty Series: Teaching Technologies

Get ready for the new semester and learn more about how you can use technology to support your instruction.  Himmelfarb Library will host a series of faculty seminars in August to help faculty learn about new technologies and explore how they can be used in the SMHS, SPHHS, and SON instruction.  The seminars are:

  • VoiceThread –  Tuesday, August 13, 2013  1 pm-2 pm,  Himmelfarb Women’s Board Teaching Center.   Professor Karen Schlumpf will be demonstrating how she uses VoiceThread in her classes. VoiceThread allows the user to upload a variety of files including videos, images, and PowerPoint for viewing by students at a time of their choosing, and permits student comments in both text and audio formats.
  • BlackBoard –  Thursday, August 15, 2013 12 pm -1 pm, Himmelfarb Women’s Board Teaching Center.  Librarian Laura Abate will be providing an Introduction to Blackboard.
  • Panopto & Sharp Boards-  Friday, August 16, 2013 12 pm-1 pm, Himmelfarb B103.  Senior Program Analyst Meghan Foster from CASS will demonstrate the new lecture recording system Panopto that will capture speaker’s audio and slides in one cohesive presentation.  She will also demonstrate the new Sharp Boards that have been installed in several classrooms.
  • Doceri –  Friday, August 16, 2013 1 pm-2 pm, Himmelfarb B103.  Professor Kathy Kennedy will demonstrate how she uses Doceri in her classes.  Doceri is an interactive whiteboard and screencasting app for the iPad. 

Please note: no registration is required!

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