GSU Faculty Summer Institute 2011
June 6-7: "Teaching in the 21st Century"
Plenary Speaker: Michelle Pacansky-Brock
This year's keynote speaker for the Faculty Summer Institute, Michelle Pacansky-Brock, shared her insight on "Teaching in the Era of Participation," an exploration of possibilities for corporating social media in today's classroom.
Please click here to view Michelle's Keynote on "Teaching in the 21st Century"
Blackboard 9.1 is coming!
Our Blackboard Representative Jonathan Ahlbrand and Solutions Engineer David Gibson demonstrated some of the exciting new features available in 9.1, and suggested ways in which they can be implemented in the online classroom environment.
Please click here to view more important information about the new Blackboard 9.1 platform.
In addition, The Center for Online Teaching and Learning will preview a demo BB 9.1 course, explaining how your current course can be migrated from the current CE-8 environment. You will get a chance to see the faculty training opportunities available this Fall.
During the past few months, Blackboard Beta faculty have been building courses in BB 9.1. They will share their experiences with the new software, and furnish insights on tweaking your course in the new LMS. Bring your questions!