GRCC Summer Technology Institute Focuses on Faculty use of Tech in Teaching and Learning

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Every summer for the past 6 years faculty engage with learning about new technologies and how best to implement them into their teaching. The 3 day workshop (including 5 unique sessions) will be offered on August 20, 21, and 22 is facilitated by the department of Distance Learning and Instructional Technologies along with support from the Center for Teaching Excellence.

This year brings new topics and sessions such as “Advanced Online Teaching” and “i>clicker Training”. Always a focus of the institute is a Blackboard “Bootcamp” which provides a foundation for the basics of Blackboard. This year, new Blackboard Service Pack 8 features will be presented such as: new enhanced streamlined interface, new visual textbox editor, course themes, enhanced student reports and more!

There are still a few openings, please visit the event web page at: grcc.edu/techinstitute for more information and for registration information.

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