Learning Technologies Team Fall Programming Schedule

The Learning Technologies Team is kicking off its Fall 2014 semester lineup of workshops and presentations with a focus on a wide array of teaching with technology topics.
Monday Mentor Sessions
11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
Student Union Building 3000
For the Sept. 22 session, the Learning Technologies Team will join forces with Dana Vazzana, director of Academic Professional Development, in the Student Union Building Conference Room to offer an open hour to eat lunch together and to discuss topics of interest. Each of these Monday sessions will also feature a “food for thought” presentation. These are brief programs from faculty speakers in the Magna Online 20 Minute Mentor Series. Click here for more details about the Monday Mentor Sessions.
Wednesday Lunch & Learns
12:30-1:20 p.m.
Pickler Memorial Library 103
Join the Learning Technologies Team for these brown-bag lunch sessions on popular topics in instructional technology. While attendees eat, staff members will share information about apps and tools that can help provide better feedback, connect with out-of-town experts, get access to specialized training and much more. The Sept. 24 session will focus on Lynda.com training resources in a special one-time-only location, the Multimedia Lab in Pickler Memorial Library 204.
First Thursdays are Blackboard Thursdays!
9:30-11:30 a.m.
First Thursday of Every Month
McClain Hall 215
Blackboard Systems Admin, Sherry Dare, hosts open hours for those seeking Blackboard support and instruction. Dare will be available in the McClain Hall 215 computer lab during this time to answer questions about using Truman’s learning management system, Blackboard Learn.
Additional Programming
Times/Dates/Locations – TBA
Magna Online Webinar – Getting Started with Classroom Assessment Techniques
Don’t forget this special feature, a facilitated webinar sponsored by the Academic Professional Development Committee. Lunch will be provided for those who RSVP.
1-2 p.m.
Sept. 23
Student Union Building Georgian Room A

New Faculty Seminar – Making Use of Lecture Capture
Presented by the Learning Technologies Team
3:30-4:30 p.m.
Oct. 2
Pickler Memorial Library 103

Hands-On Workshop – Truman’s Google Drive/Google Apps Suite
Presented by the Learning Technologies Team
10:30-11:20 a.m.
Oct. 14
Violette Hall 1304

Learning Technologies Team – End-of-Semester Open House
This is an opportunity to drink some hot apple cider and visit with the Learning Technologies Team about instructional technology-related projects, ideas, successes or challenges. The Learning Technologies Team is also interested in ideas regarding future workshop topics.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Dec. 3
Pickler Memorial Library 205

Learning Technologies Team – Finals Week Open Office Hours for NEW Faculty
Stop in for hot apple cider and take a look at the extensive resources the Learning Technologies Team has available. The Learning Technologies Team will be available for questions after reflecting on the fall semester and in preparation for the spring.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Dec. 9-11
Pickler Memorial Library 205
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