Career @ UMUC for FSA-MS

751 views

Published on

Presentation for middle schoolers of Fulton Science Academy Middle School, GA, on career day.

Published in: Education, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
751
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Career @ UMUC for FSA-MS

  1. 1. Career in DE @ UMUC<br />Stella Porto(http://sporto.wordpress.com)<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />1<br />
  2. 2. 1st something about career change & lifelong learning<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Working at a distance…<br />University of Maryland University College<br />My home-office<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Other people I work with…<br />http://www.aardvarkmap.net/map/97UMF39H<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />4<br />
  5. 5. What is UMUC?<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />5<br />
  6. 6. What do I do at UMUC?<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />6<br />
  7. 7. What is the Master of Distance Education & E-learning Program?<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />7<br />
  8. 8. Instructor/faculty<br />Consultant /researcher<br /><ul><li> pedagogy
  9. 9. delivery
  10. 10. student support</li></ul>Administrator/Manager<br />Instructional designer / support<br />IT specialist<br /><ul><li> staffing
  11. 11. planning
  12. 12. operational/project control
  13. 13. advice /mentoring
  14. 14. audit / assessment
  15. 15. research
  16. 16. media
  17. 17. infrastructure
  18. 18. web technologies</li></ul>What do distance educators do?What do I do?<br /><ul><li> course development
  19. 19. curriculum development
  20. 20. learning objects, etc.</li></ul>May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />8<br />
  21. 21. My role as a distance educator<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />9<br />
  22. 22. How do I do my work?<br />Communication tools:<br />Email, Skype, Phone<br />Collaborating & Sharing:Social Media & Cloud Computing<br />Management tools:Institutional Portal<br />MS Office documents<br />Learning tools:<br />LMS - WebTycho, Wimba<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />10<br />
  23. 23. How does this work?<br />LMS – WebTycho&<br />Digital library<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />11<br />
  24. 24. How does this work?<br />Student portal&Faculty portal<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />12<br />
  25. 25. How does this work?<br />Social media and cloud computing<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />13<br />
  26. 26. How does this work?<br />Social media and cloud computing<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />14<br />
  27. 27. What kinds of skills/competencies are important in my job?<br />Communication skills, especially written<br />Excellent technology fluency<br />Developing emotional intelligence in dealing with people and sometimes difficult people<br />Leadership skills<br />Organizational skills<br />Research skills<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />15<br />
  28. 28. Thanks!Questions?<br />You can find the presentation at:<br />http://www.slideshare.net/sporto<br />May 9, 2011<br />Career Day @ FSA-MS<br />16<br />

×