Month: July 2009

Back-to-School Blackboard Seminar Series

Posted by on July 31, 2009

Educational Technology will be hosting a series of Blackboard training sessions in August to help instructors get prepared in using Blackboard for Fall semester. All instructors are welcome to attend. All sessions will be held in Centennial Hall 105 (Technology Classroom) from 9 – 11 a.m. on the dates indicated below: Date: Monday, August 10 […]

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Blackboard Intersession Maintenance August 12-13, 2009

Posted by on July 31, 2009

  Blackboard will be undergoing intersession maintenance Wednesday, August 12, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on August 13, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Blackboard will be unavailable during these maintenance windows. Please call the Help Desk with questions about this or any other issue at 573-341-HELP (4357).

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The future of individualized instruction

Posted by on July 21, 2009

ShrinkWrapped blog had an interesting post the other day about Paradigm Shifts, particularly focusing on how new researchers have “synthesized a new science of learning that is already reshaping how we think about learning and creating opportunities to re-imagine the classroom for the 21st century.” Currently, most schools in this country offer education in the […]

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Sample Technology Supported by EdTech

Posted by on July 7, 2009

I recently had the opportunity to demonstrate a variety of technologies that EdTech supports to several members of the faculty on campus. I put together a few presentations and gave them a brief overview of what we had to offer, based on a request from the department chair. EdTech would be more than happy to […]

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EdTech Remembers Ken Arvieux

Posted by on July 1, 2009

Ken Arvieux, database services assistant for Educational Technology and for Project Management within IT, died Tuesday, June 30, 2009. Ken started working for EdTech as a temporary employee in January 2008 and was hired on full-time in November 2008. Ken was a dedicated employee and a very hard worker for EdTech. He helped Gandalf Sidio […]

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