Category: Technology

MSU Teaching & Learning Spring Conference: Day 2

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A brief recap of the second day of the Teaching & Learning Spring Conference. On May 10, we welcomed Michelle Pacansky-Brock, who gave a keynote on digital tools for humanizing learning. It set a hopeful, resourceful tone for our conference.

On May 10, approximately two hundred MSU educators gathered in Wells Hall to connect and learn about one another’s teaching.

The First Ever MSU Teaching & Learning Spring Conference: Day 1

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A recap of the first day of the Teaching & Learning Spring Conference at MSU
by Blythe White with special thanks to Amy Martin.

The days between finals and the first summer term are a busy time for faculty and academic staff. In the past, many MSU units competed for academics’ time for their seminars and workshops.

Faculty Technology Use in Teaching: Results from a Recent Landscape Survey

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Faculty Technology Use in Teaching: Results from a Recent Landscape Survey
We asked MSU faculty what technologies they use in their teaching, and how they learned about them – here’s what they said.
By Jessica L. Knott, Learning Design Manager, MSU IT and MSU Hub

This post discusses the findings of the recent technology landscape survey that was sent to instructors at MSU.

Learning is Adapting – Are You?

Learning is Adapting – Are You?
By Jerry Rhead, Director of Academic Entrepreneurship, MSU Hub
This article was cross-posted from rheadmore.wordpress.com.

The higher education learning landscape is continually evolving.  Michigan State University and the HUB for Innovation in Learning and Technology strive to understand this evolution and inform stakeholders regarding the latest market intelligence and global program opportunities.  

Learning by Design: The Development of a Learning Design Strategy at Michigan State University

Learning by Design: The Development of a Learning Design Strategy at Michigan State University
By Dànielle DeVoss, Professor of Professional Writing & Associate Chair and Director of Graduate Programs

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Twelve years ago, I chaired one of the eight committees that advised the then-Associate Provost of Libraries,

Learning Design Strategy at MSU

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learning-design-strategyWe need your feedback and invite you to collaborate on a Learning Design Strategy at Michigan State University.

The Learning Design Strategy is intended to empower the MSU community – academic units, departments, faculty and students – to make decisions about how we design learning experiences that are shaped by our values,

Introducing the #iteachmsu EdChat

A recap of the first ITMSU Twitter Chat, which took place on December 1st, 2016
By Erik Skogsberg and Sarah Gretter
This article was cross-posted at Inside Teaching MSU.

How do you connect people who are passionate about teaching and learning across a big institution like MSU?

After the First Episode

I can still recall the day that Dave Goodrich came up to Sean Meredith and me, completely ecstatic about this brand new idea called “The Hub” that had apparently been developing for the past year. After introducing and clarifying the concept, he ended his speech by appointing us the roles of “producer” and “host” for The Hub’s podcast show: the Hubcast.

Creating the MSU Hubcast

Co-producer of the Hubcast and Media and Information senior in the MSU College of Communication Arts and Sciences, Sean Meredith shares his perspective on the creation and launch of MSU Hub’s newly minted podcast.

Sean Meredith is currently wrapping up his degree in Media and Information at MSU and building his portfolio.