LearnAU, the Instructional Design and Technology Center at Ashland University, is pleased to announce our scheduled Instructional Design and Tech Tools Talks for the Spring 2018 Semester. The IDT^3 series features talks by our Instructional Design and Instructional Technology experts on a variety of topics of interest to faculty teaching in face-to-face, hybrid, or online environments.
Using Concept Map Software for Scholarly Work
Dr. Vivian Beaty, Ph.D., LearnAU Instructional Designer
Thursday Jan 25th 2pm-3pm
Webinar: http://bit.ly/IDTalk or join as a group in CONHS 139/141
This session will demonstrate the use of the Mindomo Concept Map software to gather research materials to clarify key concepts in support of evidence based practice and to visually display and organize research items toward constructing scholarly papers.
H5P - Creating Interactive Web Content
Donna Lannerd, MSEd., LearnAU Educational Technologist
Wednesday. February 21st, 3pm-4pm
Explore H5P, a free HTML5 content tool that allows you to create interactive activities and embed inside Blackboard. Just a few of the activities you can create include: Memory Game, Drag & Drop, Flashcards, Fill in the Blanks, and Timeline. Creating content with H5P is easy with the web-based content editor. You'll be on the way to having your first activity finished before the end of the session.
Reading Deeper with Perusall
Carl Nestor, MFA, MS., LearnAU Instructional Designer and Dr. Richard Gray, Ph.D., Associate Professor of French
Thursday, March 22, 2018 12pm-1pm.
Bixler Hall, Room 309
Learn about this collaborative, peer to peer tool developed by Harvard University that strengthen reading comprehension. Dr. Richard Gray and LearnAU instructional designer Carl Nestor share the positive results of its use in his French course.
Instant Video Feedback with Kaltura Quizzes
Donna Lannerd, MSEd, LearnAU Educational Technologist
Keith Harris, MBA, Learning Systems Manager
Jay Summers, LearnAU Videographer
Tuesday, April 10th, 3pm – 4pm
Learn to make a quick quiz that overlays on any Kaltura video, pausing to prompt students with comprehension questions. Turn any video into an opportunity for student feedback!
Instructional Design for the Outreach Program
Emily Weller M.Ed., LearnAU Instructional Designer
Wednesday, 5/2/2018, 9:00am-10:00am
In this session you'll learn about the Outreach program and the instructional design approach we use to engage students in this unique environment.