University Teaching Center

Events and Opportunities

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UT faculty are invited to join us for a series of interactive professional development opportunities as part of the University Teaching Center’s TechTalk Series. TECHTALKS include presentations, discussions and workshops focused on techniques and technologies for teaching.

Upcoming events along with registration information (if needed) are displayed below.

Be sure to check back often!
This list will be updated as new programing and events are planned.

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AirMedia

Take part in a hands-on presentation on a new technology that takes BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) to a whole new level. Using AirMedia, you can walk into any classroom and wirelessly display your presentation from your personal iOS or Android mobile device on the room's screen.  watch video

Friday, April 3 | 10-11am | FH 1200 (MC)

Friday, April 10 | 2-3pm | FH 1200 (MC)

Friday, April 17 | 3-4pm | FH 1200 (MC)

 

Video Applications for Teaching

Digital media can effectively communicate complex information to a student and, if used creatively, can be a tool that enhances the learning process. In this interactive session, we will explore a variety of techniques that instructors can use to create and use video in the classroom.

Monday, April 13 | 3-4pm | UH 5120 (MC)

Friday, April 24 | 12-1pm | ML 306 (HSC)

To register, email universityteachingcenter@utoledo.edu and be sure to note which session you would like to attend.

 

Action Research

Learn the process for conducting this type of research to improve or refine what faculty care about most - teaching and the development of students.

Wednesday, April 15 | 9-10am | UH 5120 (MC)

Wednesday, April 29 | 12-1pm | ML 306 (HSC)

 

The Flipped Classroom

Learn how to engage students through student-centered learning strategies, such as active learning, problem based learning, and other forms of content delivery.

Wednesday, April 8 | 12-1pm | ML 306 (HSC)  

Thursday, April 9 | 3-4 pm | UH 5120 (MC)

 

LectureTools

This session includes an overview of the LectureTools Student Response system followed by an interactive, hands-on workshop where you will learn how to create interactive slides to deliberately engage students using tablets, laptops and cell phones.

 View past events here. 

If you have suggestions or topics for a future TechTalk, email your ideas to universityteachingcenter@utoledo.edu.

 

Last Updated: 8/11/15