Category Archives: Presentations & Lectures

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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Learning Spaces Collaboratory Webinar

Transforming, Sandboxing, Repurposing Learning Spaces for Nurturing Creative Learning, Creative Learners: Lessons Learned from the LSC Experience When: Tuesday, September 16 2014, 2:30 PM – 4 PM (Central Time) Where: 2240 Digital Computer Lab (DCL) We plan to provide light … Continue reading

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Teaching with Technology Brown Bag Series begins September 10

Sponsored by The Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) and CITES Academic Technology Services, the “Teaching with Technology” Brown Bag Series focuses on the intersection between new and emerging technologies and best practices in teaching and learning. This … 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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Flexible Learning Spaces Seminar – Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 9:45am-3pm

Do you want to make your teaching more active and engaging? Are you interested in how the physical design and setup of a room affects teaching and learning? Would you like to see some next-generation classroom furniture and technology while … Continue reading

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New Features in Illinois Compass 2g for Fall 2013

CITES is hosting a series of sessions to promote Illinois Compass 2g. The sessions will provide an overview of the Illinois Compass 2g service with a focus on new features that were added over the summer of 2013. We will … Continue reading

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Smarter Building Technology Symposium – 4.24.13

Are you interested in integrating AV and IT? Do you have a commitment to sustainable technology? Do you think analytics are the coolest thing since David Tennant’s Doctor? If you answered “YES!” to any of the above, then the Smarter … Continue reading

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TED Talks – What are they and why are they so good?

If you don’t know what TED Talks are go immediately over to http://www.ted.com/ and take a look at one of the 1400 videos. Seeing is believing. In short, TED Talks are relatively short videos (around 18 minutes) from some of the most … Continue reading

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Using your iPad as a Remote Desktop in the Classroom

The use of a remote desktop is not new in the IT community, but with the increased ease of use with simple apps and the iPad, the use of a remote desktop in the classroom is easier than ever. For those who don’t know what … Continue reading

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