The next Technology Tuesdays session will take place on the 25th September. This session focuses on:
Social Media Guide For Educators
Social media can be a useful tool for outreach, research, and student interaction. Learn what you can do (and what to avoid).
In this dynamic session we will cover:
- Definitions and history of social media
- Best practice
- Social dashboards
- Educational activities
- New apps and social media tools to look out for
Date: September 25
Time: 10-11 a.m.
Location: DC 7406 (7th floor of the DePaul Center, adjacent to the Department of Marketing)
You can RSVP here.
Illinois Desire2Learn Regional User Forum
October 19, 2012
Peer Collaboration | eLearning Best Practices | Training | Technical Innovations
Official Website: http://www.desire2learn.com/events/ignite/illinois/
Location: Elgin Community College
University & Business Center (Building E)
1700 Spartan Drive
Elgin, IL 60123
Date: Friday, October 19, 2012
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM (8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast, Registration and Networking)
Registration: $80 per person or $70 per person group rate (if attending with a group of 10 or more) Click here for online registration
Food: Breakfast, break snacks and lunch will be provided
More info can be found here:
“Teaching for Success”
One of the great things about teaching at DePaul is the diversity of our students, including their educational backgrounds. However, this broad range of learners can present challenges for instructors who strive to ensure that all of their students thrive in the classroom and succeed at DePaul. Come to this workshop to learn more about DePaul's diverse student body and about teaching strategies that help increase student engagement while achieving your course goals.
- Thursday, September 27, 11:30 AM-1:00 PM (DePaul Center 8011, Loop Campus)
- Friday, September 28, 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM (Library 300, Rosati Room, Lincoln Park Campus)
All DePaul students, faculty, and staff are invited to the kick-off celebration of DePaul’s new strategic plan, Vision 2018: Dedication to Excellence, Commitment to Community. The last day to RSVP is Tuesday, Sept. 11.
The event is on Friday, Sept. 14 at 3 p.m., and will feature remarks from the president, a tree-planting ceremony, a great picnic on the Lincoln Park quad and much more. this will be lots of fun!