Planning to use the Qualtrics survey tool but have not been able to attend any of the past sessions this semester? Come join us noon-1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in 301 Hale Library for a basic session. Continue reading “Last Qualtrics survey training this semester, on Friday, Dec. 13”
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Due to popular demand, another Basic Qualtrics session is being offered 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, in 301 Hale Library. Learn the basics of Qualtrics, from creating a survey, designing questions using the 100+ question types, to survey distribution, reporting types, and so much more. Continue reading “One more Basic Qualtrics survey session 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26”
Do you plan to use a video to teach or are you currently using an uploaded video for your class?
Come join us, we will be discussing with the experts: Continue reading “Now You See Us: Creating Videos that Work”
Qualtrics is the survey tool used at K-State. Four Qualtrics brown-bag sessions are being offered through the Faculty/Staff Teaching with Technology series this semester. Mark your calendar, bring your lunch, and let’s learn to survey! All events are sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning in partnership with iTAC.
Registration for the sessions is encouraged. Continue reading “Qualtrics workshops September-October to learn how to use K-State’s survey tool”
K-State’s new “Innovations in Teaching & Learning Conference” (ITL) is announcing a call for proposals to showcase K-State faculty’s teaching, learning, and technology used in the classroom or distance course(s). The deadline for submissions is now extended to Jan. 22, 2013, and the proposal form is available on the InnovationsInTeachingAndLearning.org website. Possible topics include:
This conference is a merger of two K-State conferences from previous years: the Axio conference, and the Teaching, Learning, and Technology showcase. Scheduled 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, the conference will have several hands-on workshops with presenters and the guest speaker. Continue reading “Call for proposals: K-State Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference March 5”
The IDT Roundtable series is kicking off this semester with an exciting line of topics. All events will be held from 11a.m.-12:30p.m. at the K-State Union, Room 227 (formerly known as 212). The following is the lineup:
- Thursday, September 27 – E-textbooks and Beyond – Interested in creating your own e-textbook for your online or face-to-face class or use a publisher’s e-textbook or simply learn about Open Educational Resources available? This session will be presented by Andrew Bennett, David Fallin, and Brian Lindshield, joined by Steve Levin and Jayme Carpenter from Varneys bookstore. Come join the discussion and share your thoughts.
- Tuesday, October 23 – Teaching with the iPad – Thinking about buying an iPad or own one already, want to learn about specific apps to use in your classroom or daily life? Join Dennis Devenney, Mary Hammel, Mattew Heinrich and Rusty Earl from the College of Education’s Catalyst Center for a closer look at some of these apps. Continue reading “Instructional Design & Technology Roundtable [IDTR] Fall Series”
On March 13 at the Teaching, Learning and Technology Showcase, three Kansas State University faculty members gave mini-presentations in the Flint Hills Room at the K-State Student Union. Each presentation was a duration of 30 minutes.
K-State faculty/staff and students are invited to attend this month’s IDT Roundtable presentation on “iPad for Beginners” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, at the K-State Student Union, Room 212. The event will be followed by the monthly iPad user group meeting noon-1 p.m.
The IDT Roundtable will cover:
- Presenting with the iPad
- Printing with the iPad
- Apps to get you started
- Securing your iPad
- Making your own eBooks
- Using iBooks and “the Cloud”
- Using the App Store
- Handy tips and tricks
- Q&A session
Presenters will include Dennis Devenney (College of Education) and Michael Raine (College of Business Administration).
Please RSVP (email@example.com, 785-532-7828) to ensure enough seating is available. Coffee, tea, and water will be on hand, and you are welcome to bring your lunch.
Come join Eric Dover 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, in the K-State Student Union, Room 212, as he takes a look at the current state of cloud computing and examines tools that use the power of the cloud to enhance collaboration and the learning environment.
We will look briefly at the definition of cloud computing and explore how it has grown into a new class of connected computing that’s transforming the way we work together, play together, and communicate with each other. Also included: Some of the current hot tools that best harness the power of the cloud and how they may assist in teaching, communication, and information sharing.
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org, 785-532-7828, or walk in for the event. Bring your lunch; tea, coffee, and water will be provided.
The Instructional Design and Technology Roundtable (IDTR) kicks off its fall series with “Tech Tools that Make Life Easy” at 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 212 K-State Student Union. Join us as we discuss and share tech tools that make our lives easier. We will be looking at software, apps, smartphones, and other devices that help us connect, be productive, or just have fun. Don’t hesitate to bring your own favorites, and don’t worry if you don’t have any yet!
RSVP to the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (email@example.com, 785-532-7828). Coffee, tea, and water will be available, and you are welcome to bring your lunch.
Mark your calendars for these other sessions in the IDTR series:
- “The Maturing of Cloud Computing”
11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, 212 K-State Student Union
Join Eric Dover as he takes a look at the current state of cloud computing and examines tools that use the power of the cloud to enhance collaboration and the learning environment. We will look briefly at the definition of cloud computing and explore how it has grown into a new class of connected computing that’s transforming the way we work together, play together, and communicate with each other. Also included: Some of the current hot tools that best harness the power of the cloud and how they may assist in teaching, communication, and information sharing.
- “iPad for Beginners”
11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 212 K-State Student Union
Curious about what iPads can do for you? Do you already have an iPad and don’t think you are getting as much out of it as you should? If you’re looking for answers to iPad questions, come learn tips and tricks from those in the know, as we gather together some of the more avid iPad users on campus.
- “Creating Your First Mobile App”
11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, 212 K-State Student Union
Want to join the mobile app craze? Ever wondered if there’s some way to pull smartphones into your teaching in a meaningful way? Join Ben Ward as he guides us through a tour of mobile apps, how to build them, and how to teach with them. Don’t worry, no programming required!
- Teaching, Learning, and Technology Showcase
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
This annual event inspires faculty to use technology in innovative ways, share best practices with university colleagues, and interact with technology vendors. Time, location, and event details will be announced in spring semester.