Tag Archives : instructional technology

It’s OK to disconnect

I am somewhat of an anomaly as an instructional technologist. Meaning, technology and I– we have a love/hate relationship. You know, it’s complicated. It’s not you technology, it’s me. It is my job to stay on top of “current and emerging” technologies. Try new things, test new things, create new things. Have the research and case […]

Alternative presentations: Prezi

Geology Instructor, Alvin Coleman, gave his students options this semester.  Students were divided into groups and ask to research and present on a specific geologic/environmental disaster.  The oral presentation did not have any specific visual requirements.  Alvin left it up to the individuals groups to decide their  presenting the material.  Coleman did, however,  introduce a new visual […]