Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Episode 224 - Faculty Summer Institute Debrief

05/28/2019


It’s Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 and welcome to Episode 224 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom, I'm Newton Key, and I'm Catherine Polydore. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode we do a debriefing about a recent Faculty Summer Institute conference we all attended. We share some of the session information we gathered and discuss active learning and Generation Z.




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Show Notes:



Faculty Summer Institute - 2019


#FSIengage
    


Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Tech Pick of the Week


Microsoft Stream and Microsoft Forms Integration


Newton's Tech Pick of the Week




Catherine's Tech Pick of the Week



That wraps it up for Episode 224 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, I'm Newton Key, and I'm Catherine Polydore. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.

Twitter: @tomgrissom

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Episode 223 - First Ever All EIU Live Event Streaming Now Available

04/30/2019


It’s Friday, April 26th, 2019 and welcome to Episode 223 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Danielle Beamon. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Danielle and I explore a brand new feature within Office 365 called Microsoft Live Events. Live Events is a 100 percent cloud-based streaming service that is a part of Microsoft Stream that allows producers and presenters to stream live video content internally to an organization up to 10,000 users! 




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Show Notes:


Microsoft Teams Meetings and Live Events for Education 

Teams Meetings For smaller lectures, breakout sessions, capstone courses, group meetings
         Supports up to 250 concurrent participants
·         Audio and video for both presenters and participants
·         Meeting recording available with Stream integration
·         Transcription available after recording
·         Chat, share files and reactions inside the meeting
·         Capture lecture notes


Live Events For large lectures, online courses, public virtual events
        Supports up to 10K concurrent participants
        Audio and video for presenters only
        Automatic meeting recording via Stream
        Real time closed captioning
        Real time translation in up to 6 languages at a time
        Moderated Q&A available
        Attendance report available after event
        Engagement report available after event



Technology Picks of the Week



That wraps it up for Episode 223 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom and Danielle Beamon. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:

eiu.edu/itc

ITC Techshare YouTube Channel

ITC Chronicles Blog

Friday, March 29, 2019

Episode 222 - Formative Assessment End of Semester Projects

03/28/2019


It’s Friday, March 28th, 2019 and welcome to Episode 222 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Brian Poulter. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Brian and I discuss the approaching end of the semester and what we can do as teachers to help students finish strong. We also have a Technology Pick of the Week and several recommendations for podcast listeners.




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Show Notes:






Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Tech (Podcasts) Picks of the Week





Brian's Tech Pick of the Week




That wraps it up for Episode 222 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom and Brian Poulter. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Episode 221 - Spreading the Word

02/28/2019


It’s Thursday, February 28th, 2019 and welcome to Episode 221 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom and I'm Jeff Duck. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Jeff and I discuss a recent talk I gave to his class of freshmen and transfer students covering the many technologies available to all EIU students. We also have a Technology Pick of the Week.




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Show Notes:













Microsoft Office 365 at EIU



Historia Sway - EIU History Class


Chinese Artificial Intelligence (AI) News Reporter



Technology Picks of the Week

Tom's Tech Pick of the Week


Introducing Microsoft HoloLens 2 Blog Post


YouTube Video:

Microsoft HoloLens 2 in 13 Minutes at Mobile World Congress 2019 - Barcelona, Spain






Jeff's Tech Pick of the Week





That wraps it up for Episode 221 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom and Jeff Duck. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Episode 220 - Beginning a new semester

01/31/2019


It’s Thursday, January 31st, 2019 and welcome to Episode 220 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode I discuss some of the beginning of the semester questions and issues teachers face at the start of a new semester. I also have a Technology Pick of the Week related to creating informal instructional videos.



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Show Notes:








Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




That wraps it up for Episode 220 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Monday, December 31, 2018

Episode 219 - Top Ten Things to do at the ITC

12/31/2018


It’s Monday, December 31st, 2018 and welcome to Episode 219 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode I discuss the Top Ten Things to do at the Instructional Technology Center. I also have a Technology Pick of the Week related to classroom technology.



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Show Notes:




Top Ten Things to do at the ITC

1 - Check your email and D2L courses 

2 - Printing and lamination

3 - Take a technology class

4 - Checkout a camera edtpa

5 - Make a Bulletin Board, poster or other teacher created materials

6 - Enjoy a coloring session – while doing group work  Community Coloring

7 - Create a podcast or screencast

8 - Make a green screen video

9 - Learn about Office 365

10 - Learn 24/7/365 via the Virtual ITC   -  eiu.edu/itc




Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




That wraps it up for Episode 219 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc


Friday, November 30, 2018

Episode 218 - End of Semester Wrap Up

11/30/2018


It’s Friday, November 30th, 2018 and welcome to Episode 218 of TechTalk4Teachers, I’m Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Welcome to TechTalk4Teachers the show about teaching and learning with technology

In this episode Danielle and I discuss the end of semester wrap up and traditions of the ITC. We also have our Technology Picks of the Week.



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Show Notes:


Community Coloring

(stress relief for finals)



Star Wars Origami X Wing

Star Wars Snowflakes

Star Wars Origami Tie Fighter

Why aren't schools using the apps they pay for?




Technology Picks of the Week


Tom's Tech Pick of the Week




Danille's Tech Pick of the Week



That wraps it up for Episode 218 of TechTalk4Teachers. For show notes please visit eiu.edu/itc and click on the TechTalk4Teachers link. Until next time, this is Tom Grissom, and I'm Danielle Beamon. Keep on Learning!


Keep on Learning,
Tom Grissom, Ph.D.
Twitter: @tomgrissom

Visit the EIU Instructional Technology Center website for more content:


http://eiu.edu/itc