The Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology
Friday, September 12, 2014
The Art Annex / Technocultural Studies Building
(Behind the Art Building, and next to the Theatre Building)
|Title||Time / Speaker||Room|
People milling around, looking at the program and making new friends.
|A formal Welcome from Viji Murali||9:40-9:50 AM
Viji Murali, our new CIO and Vice Provost for Information and Educational Technology
|Welcoming remarks from Andy Jones||9:55-10:00 AM
Five minutes on SITT enthusiasms!
|Getting Started with Teaching Hybrid and Online Courses
Cara Harwood Theisen, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
This interactive session will introduce key differences between online, hybrid, and face-to-face classes. Participants will leave with new ideas for how to incorporate technology and online tools to promote student interaction, deliver content, and assess students.
|Update on Teaching with Technology Projects||11AM-12PM
Burritos provided by Dos Coyotes. Brave participants will dine outside in the delightful heat of mid-September in Davis.
|“Teachnologies” (Presentation of 20 instructional technologies in 40 minutes)||1-2PM
Technologies to be reviewed (briefly) include Camtasia, Videoblocks, EduCreations, Zaption, and a variety of other portmanteau words that may make no sense until after this rapid-fire four-way presentation.
|Now we move to the computer classrooms in the basement of Olson Hall. Choose a workshop!|
|Creating a WordPress Website||2-3:30PM
|Teaching with Video Workshop||2-3:30PM
|Technology Tools Workshop||2-3:30PM
This workshop will cover a few of the aforementioned “Teachnologies,” and give faculty an opportunity to explore new SmartSite tools, and consider aspects of other Learning Management System candidates (i.e. Canvas by Instructure and Brightspace by Desire2Learn) that will be piloted by UC Davis faculty this fall.