Southwest Institute for Learning with Technology (SILT) October '13 Schedule

October 24-25, 2013 @ Northern Arizona University  

Thursday Oct 24, 2013 | Friday Oct 25, 2013

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Thursday Oct 24, 2013

Time Blended Learning Blackboard Learn & Technology Fluency Student Engagement
8:00am - 8:50am

SILT Registration and Breakfast Buffet

9:00am - 9:15am

Welcome - Don Carter, Director, e-Learning Center @ Northern Arizona University

Don Carter
9:30am - 11:30am

Keynote Address - Blended Learning, Transformation, and Disruption: "I Thought I Understood It Until I Tried to Teach It." Dr. Chuck Dziuban from University of Central Florida

Charles Dziuban
11:45am - 1:45pm

Extended Buffet Lunch, and Birds of a Feather Roundtable Discussions

1:45pm - 2:30pm

What is Blended Learning at NAU?

John Doherty, Walter Nolan

Essential Computer Skills: A Self-Paced Online Course for Instructors

Larry MacPhee

What Is Student Engagement, and How Can Technology Help?

Lawrence Gallagher
2:45pm - 3:30pm

Journaling for Blended Learning Design, Reflection, and Decision Making

Astrid Klocke, Shadow Armfield

The Blackboard Learn Grade Center

Jerold Gile

How Quality Matters Can Facilitate Student Engagement

Flower Darby, Sharon Gorman
3:45pm - 4:30pm

Online Collaborative Learning Environments

Dawn Armfield, Michael Blocher, Shadow Armfield

New Bb Learn Assessment Features

Dan Stoffel

The Psychology of Learning and Student Engagement

Meliksah Demir, Rosalinda Haddon, Michelle Miller
4:30pm - 4:45pm

What's on deck for Friday's SILT sessions - Don Carter, Director, e-Learning Center @ Northern Arizona University

Friday Oct 25, 2013

Time Blended Learning Blackboard Learn & Technology Fluency Student Engagement
8:00am - 8:30am

SILT Registration and Buffet Breakfast

8:30am - 10:00am

Blended Learning @ NAU Panel and Update from Teaching Professor Technology Conference

Robin Tuchscherer, Kevin Ketchner, Astrid Klocke, Ellen Larson
10:15am - 11:00am

Pilot Implementation of a Blended Laboratory Classroom Environment

Robert Kellar

Blackboard Learn Basics

Flower Darby

Developing "Career Steps" A Bb-Learn-Based Course on Career Preparation for Juniors

Timothy Clark
11:15am - 12:00pm

Reviewing Blended Learning Courses Using the Quality Matters Rubric

John Doherty, Walter Nolan

Using the Retention Center to Identify At-Risk Students

Dan Stoffel

BIO 100L: How I Made a Fully Online Lab Science Class Engaging

Larry MacPhee
12:00pm - 1:30pm

Extended Buffet Lunch w/Panel discussion lead by Astrid Klocke

Astrid Klocke, Paul Umhoefer, Donelle Ruwe, James Leve, Alan Lew, Stan Lindstedt, Cathy Small
1:45pm - 3:00pm

Blended Learning: A Win-Win for NAU and Students

Richard Szal

Stop Stressing & Get Help: Discover Your Campus Support Team

Damon Burke, Erin Shelley

Using Screen Sharing with Tablet Devices in the Classroom

John Tingerthal
3:15pm - 4:45pm

Fostering Information Fluency and Critical Thinking through Collaborative Design: A Panel Discussion on Digital Content and Learning

Wendy Holliday, Kathee Rose, Alan Lew, Kevin Ketchner, Amy Hughes, Matt Anderson, Glenn Edgerton, Kelly Phillips
4:45pm - 5:00pm

Closing Remarks and follow-up sessions schedule distributed - Don Carter, Director, e-Learning Center @ Northern Arizona University