Some links related to using technology in instruction. Many are our personal favorites. IMG's website is also a good source.
- Instructional Media Group (IMG)
IMG can help faculty with a wide variety of instructional technology issues including online courses with Blackboard.
- AU Distance Learning
DLOT will help faculty design and prepare distance education courses.
- Effective Use of Clickers
An instructor's guide to the effective use of personal response systems ("clickers") in teaching, prepared by University of Colorado Science Education Initiative (CU-SEI) and University of British Columbia Science Education Initiative (CWSEI) staff & associates
- Clickers in the Classroom
Vanderbilt University's Center for Teaching has compiled a bibliography of books and articles on the use and effectiveness of classroom response systems in higher education
- Benefits of Using Clickers
Arizona State University page on clickers
- 7 Things You Should Know
The "7 Things You Should Know About..." series from the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) provides concise information on emerging learning technologies. Each brief focuses on a single technology and describes what it is, where it is going, and why it matters to teaching and learning. Use these briefs for a no-jargon, quick overview of a topic and share them with time-pressed colleagues.
- UW Classroom Presenter
If you have Tablet PCs and wish to have interaction with your students, this tool provides a mechanism for active learning.
- Ubiquitous Presenter
A program that uses Tablet PC ink to allow instructors to annotate pre-prepared slides and students to create submissions for in-class activities. UP takes many of Classroom Presenter's features onto the web (using TCP/IP) and extends functionality including supporting student interaction from non-Tablet devices.