Category Archives: Faculty Profile

Teaching Wirelessly with Tablets

Jamie Nelson, CITES Academic Technology Services Spring 2015 Michael Koerner: “Teaching wirelessly with a tablet is for me!” Introduction: Technology in the classroom is nothing new. A good #2 pencil and a decent notebook always have been, and remain, excellent technologies. … Continue reading

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Illinois Emerging Technology Report – Sample

The Illinois Emerging Technology Report is now available in eText format. It’s a free download to all University of Illinois Faculty, Staff, and Students! To get yours, go to: http://go.illinois.edu/ietr Upon successful transaction (again, it’s free), your access to the … Continue reading

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Chris Masterjohn on i>clicker and Transformational Learning

Earlier this week I received an inspirational email from Chris Masterjohn, an instructor in the College of Veterinary Medicine. His email is included, below. It outlines a transformative process in student learning involving the innovative use of i>clicker, the centrally supported student response system on campus. This change was … Continue reading

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Subhadeep Paul – Innovative Teaching with Technology Partner

Subhadeep Paul, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Statistics Teaching with Technology Topic: Teaching and Learning with a Tablet PC Primary Goal: Using a tablet PC for student teaching and learning Synopsis: In Fall 2013, Graduate Teaching Assistant Subhadeep Paul used a Tablet … Continue reading

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Ellen Fireman – Innovative Teaching with Technology Faculty Partner

Ellen Fireman, Senior Lecturer, Department of Statistics Teaching with Technology Topic: Lecture Capture Primary Goal: To improve statistics instruction in large lecture classrooms “. . . lecture capture is the single most important improvement to Stat 100 in the 13 … Continue reading

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Yelda Aydin-Mullen – Innovative Teaching With Technology Faculty Partner

Yelda Aydin-Mullen, Instructor, Mathematics Teaching with Technology Topic: Student Learning Using Tablet Games Primary Goal: Using tablet games to enhance student learning and engagement Synopsis: In Fall 2013, Math 002/199 Instructor Yelda Aydin-Mullen used the math game AlgeBurst, on iPads … Continue reading

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John Toenjes – Innovative Teaching With Technology Faculty Partner

John Toenjes, Associate Professor, Music Director, Dance Teaching with Technology Topic: Tablet Computing Primary Goal: To use tablet technologies in the service of creating new forms of performance expression. Synopsis: Dance 362, Dance Technology, offered in Spring 2013, invited students … Continue reading

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CL Cole – Innovative Teaching With Technology Faculty Partner

CL Cole, Professor, Media & Cinema Studies, Gender & Women’s Studies Teaching with Technology Topic: Web Media Creation, Multimedia Best Practices, Student Projects, Back Pocket Media Primary Goal: Integrate new media formats into student presentations by demonstrating best practices for audio and … Continue reading

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Shawna Naidu – Innovative Academic Technology Partner

Shawna Naidu, MCB Honors Coordinator and Academic Advisor, School of Molecular and Cellular Biology Academic Technology Topic: Annotation, Electronic Forms, Tablet Computing Primary Goal: To streamline the process of the Biology Summer Registration Program through the use of PDF annotation of student planning schedules … Continue reading

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