Center for Technology Enhanced Learning

Speaker Series

The CTEL Speaker Series is focused on presentations and group discussions around learning science and technology. 

We welcome community suggestions on topics, presenters, and projects.

Please feel free to share with us any topics you would like to see presented. This may include topics you want to present, topics you would like others to present, or general themes you would like to see included.

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If you have any questions about the CTEL Speaker Series, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.

Faculty Presentations

Sharing innovations, technologies, and best practices in the teaching and learning space. 

Robert SanfordThings We Wish That We Knew When We Went On-line For the First Time
Wednesday, September 18th
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Abromson Center

Thinking about developing an on-line course? Wondering what you should know as you consider embarking down this path? A panel of four people, two who have created multiple on-line courses, two who have just finished creating their first, will discuss what they wished they knew from the get-go. This faculty panel discussion will be facilitated by Rob Sanford. Panel discussion participants also include: John Broida, Betty Robinson, & Libby Biischof.

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John Broida, PhDGrading of Essay Exams by Machines
by John Broida, PhD
Wednesday, June 11th
1:00-2:30 PM, 5th Floor Glickman Library

Presentation on the use of computers to automate grading of student essays, in particular the SAGrader tool.

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Lenny Shedletsky, PhD

The State of Discussion and Critical Thinking
by Leonard Shedletsky, PhD
Wednesday, June 26th
1:00-2:30 PM. Abromson Center

Explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of discussions and gain a keener ability to think about your own discussions.



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Presentation resources and a recording of each session will be posted online after the event.