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Technology and Learning … What's New, What's Needed?

May 10-11, 2011
Bryant Conference Center
Tuscaloosa, Alabama


The University of Alabama System is pleased to announce that its Fourth Annual UA System Scholars Institute, "Technology and Learning … What's New, What's Needed?" was held on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 10 – 11, 2011.  

This year's conference was hosted by The University of Alabama at the Bryant Conference Center.

The success of The UA System Scholars Institute is a testament to The University of Alabama System's dedication to utilizing instructional technology as a tool to augment the quality of education and facilitate effective learning.

Below are links to the individual sessions of The University of Alabama System, Scholars Institute.  This will allow you to view the session(s) that you may have missed.  Please note the navigation buttons on the screen, allowing you to enlarge, change the format, or click to a link about the speaker. 

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Welcome from The University of Alabama System

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=6d781133f5b547708f84aaed4bc538c01d

 Sight Unseen: Teaching and Learning in the Visual Realm

Opening Keynote Session

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=b80a47ed937a42d791fe06f2718a58c61d

 Innovation Forum for Teaching in a Visual Realm

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=f70cab53fb6f417299ecf1889d9a02ac1d

Discussion with Keynote Speakers, Susan Metros & Lev Gonick

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=7c1646fd0c9e4f84b7eb41cb60a9c1171d

Using a WIKI in Commercial French: Collaborative Learning and Real-World Simulations

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=8d1ba95a729341149b23cd0a682b5a181d

Computer-Based Peer Review and Its Implications for the Future

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=974784b3470c4e938efc77e6f701267d1d

A Critical Vision: Establishing Visual Literacy at UAB

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=45710798467e4bc6a865cd75713f6d0c1d

Synchronous Online Teaching and Student Engagement (Wimba, teleconferencing, Skype)

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=afb3a50f359748c09e2c621c33a502961d

iPads in the History Classroom

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=96cbd178f1a745b3a8a4415436e78a3e1d

Reaching Outside the Classroom: Enhancing Student Learning by Modeling the Research Process with the Help of Information Technology

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=a2d121f9e1e04855af4be129114797af1d

Recording Service: New media and Student Civic Engagement

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=331860dfac6d4eb081983cbe7442e0731d

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Building the Smart Connected City: A Platform Vision for the Future of Global Research Challenges, Academics, and Student Engagement

Keynote Session

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=24e79aeb44c44ae5a4eb06a6bbf367ee1d

Collaborating for Impact: An Interactive Session (Part 1)

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=57d826b722704300a32caeed8c5cccf71d

Collaborating for Impact: An Interactive Session (Part 2)

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=b1bf98d79af945128b60f6c8dcf449921d

Using Twitter for Teaching and Learning

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=3916cbbe42ec4cc6adb486865bdab0241d

Technology and Approaches to Address Cheating

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=5f8e03a7f5cd4e32a408946503cc7f861d

The Learning Toolbox: Paper and Pencil, Laptop and Tegrity

 http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=a77d03f89065491888a513909731a3c21d

Building a Community of Scholars through the Edifice Project

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=f34f32bdd49b4697bf960b82ba6373711d

Prevention of Plagiarism in Multimedia and Text Assignments

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=0154b930202d497db21caab5b2fc70dd1d

TechLiteracy: A Look at How Technology Infusion Affects Literacy and the Acquisition of Knowledge through Reading

http://mediasite.ccs.ua-net.ua.edu/mediasite/Viewer/?peid=d86b8126c8da4a2eb9f6e877c5e89d3e1d

University of Alabama System Scholars Institute,Pre-Conference Seminar Series

Technology and Learning: Are you Ready to Use the Technology?

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Presenters:

Allen Johnston PhD  Assistant Professor UAB School of Business

Beth Barstow  Assistant Professor UAB School of Health Professions

Betty Nelson PhD  Associate Professor UAB School of Education

Creating and Assessing Multimedia Assignments Tuesday, March 8, 2011, University of Alabama

Engagement: Adding Mobility to Your Classes Monday, April 11, 2011, University of Alabama at Huntsville