May 31, 2018
The next offering of UFIT’s
Teaching with Technology certificate of completion series begins on July 2. The program, developed by the Center for Instructional Technology and Training (CITT), explores ways to increase student engagement and improve instructor presence in the classroom. These objectives are achieved by providing the strategies and tools needed for a technology-enhanced learning environment. Instructors successfully completing the series earn an open badge that includes a course description and the criteria required to receive the badge. To register, visit UF’s myTraining website, click on “Activity Search,” and type in the course titles in bold, listed here.
• Technology to Improve Instructor Presence (July 2 – 15)
Participants will explore strategies and tools that create an effective online instructor presence and incorporate technology into teaching. Participants will practice creating engaging and interactive instructional videos.
• Technology to Captivate Students (July 16 – 29)
Participants will review strategies to engage diverse learners and build a learning community through the use of technology. The training materials and activities provide ways to improve student engagement and promote student feedback.
For more information on this training series, please email Shannon Dunn, interim manager of the CITT.