Category Archives: Teaching with technology

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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Flipping the Classroom with Roger Freedman

Join us for a presentation on “Flipping the Classroom” with Roger Freedman! What: “Flipping the Classroom (and what to do in the classroom once you’ve flipped)” Who: Roger A. Freedman, Lecturer in Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. … 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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Using a wiki to make group work easier

When you think “wiki” do you automatically think “Wikipedia”?  It wouldn’t be surprising, but the wiki technology has many uses besides the free online encyclopedia.  Wikis can assist with collaborative work in the classroom in a number of ways.  This … 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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