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A Brief presentation made to MGT 4390D Training and Development class covering the educational technologies used by TXSTATE faculty.

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  • 1. Using Technology in Educationat Texas State University – San Marcos
    Emin Sağlamer
    Instructional Technologies Support
    Texas State University – San Marcos
  • 2. Where Does ITS Fit in the Organization Chart?
    President
    Dr. Denise Trauth
    VP of Information Technology
    Dr. Van Wyatt
    ITS
    Associate VP
    Dr. Milt Neilsen
    Technology Resources
    Associate VP
    Mark Hughes
    Library
    Associate VP
    Joan Heath
  • 3. ITS Departments
    Academic Computing
    Classroom Technologies
    ETC-Support
    Video Production
    Instructional Design
    ETC-Research & Development
  • 4. TXSTATE Educational Infrastructure Services
    Learning Management System: Sakai
    http://sakaiproject.org/
    Portfolio System: TK20
    http://www.tk20.com/
    University Website: Magnolia
    http://www.magnolia-cms.com/
    Adobe Connect
    http://www.adobe.com/ConnectWebConference 
    Turn It In
    http://turnitin.com/
  • 5. Examples of Technology Use in Education
    Instructor may use:
    Student ID readers to take attendance
    Clickers for a pop up quiz in the teaching theater.
    TRACS to provide materials for an online or face to face course.
    Web 2.0 sites such as Google Docs for student group projects.
    Adobe Connect for office hours / exam reviews.
    Streaming Media Server to share clips from Hollywood movies with students.
  • 6. Issues to Consider When Teaching With Technology
    Pedagogy
    Equal Access to Materials
    Copyright & Fair Use
    FERPA compliance
    TOS Compliance
    Accessibility
  • 7. Why Use TXSTATE Hosted Technology Solutions?
    Free Access to Teaching Technologies
    Single Login Multi Use Tools:TRACS
    Free Dedicated Technical Support
    Protected Privacy
    Backup / Recovery
    Compliance with University Policies
    Access to Colleagues
  • 8. Why Use Web 2.0 Tools? Pros / Cons
    Pros
    Social Media Concept is Missing in TRACS
    Leverage New Technologies
    Students Have Access to Their Work Post Graduation
    Better Exposure for Student Work
    Easier to Share with Peers for Review.
    Better Looking UI Design.
    Cons
    No Guarantee of Longevity
    No Migration Pathways
    Subject to a Third Party TOS
    Privacy Concerns
    Ferpa Considerations
    Copyright Protection
    Legal Representation
  • 9. Buzz Word Role Call!!
    BUZZ WORD
    ROLL CALL
  • 10. Web 2.0
    Web 2.0
  • 11. Social Media
    Social Media
  • 12. Cloud Computing
    Cloud Computing
  • 13. TOS
    TOS
  • 14. FERPA
    FERPA
  • 15. Fair Use
    FAIR USE
  • 16. Creative Commons
  • 17. Building Learning Communities Online Workshops
    Building Learning Communities Online Workshops for Instructors
    These are the Web 2.0 sites we cover:
    Twitter / Plurk
    Facebook
    Blogger
    Flickr
    SlideShare
    YouTube / Vimeo
    Google Docs
    Delicious
    PageFlakes
    Second Life
  • 18. Examples of Activities Created By ITS
    On Campus Lessons & Tutorials:
    TRACS Site: Learning Modules
    Second Life 101
    Adobe Connect Recording
    Online Meeting
    Flash Presentation / Tutorial
    Object Oriented Programming Tutorial
  • 19. Examples of Web 2.0 Projects ITS Created
    Facebook
    ITS Facebook Page
    WordPress
    Aha! Blog for Instructors by Instructors
    XtraNormal: Course Assignment
    Health Information Management Activities
    Google Earth
    El Cerrito Village Exploration
    Second Life
    TXSTATE Virtual Campus
    Vimeo
    ITS Video Channel
  • 20. Questions?