TxDLA Conference Materials
Dr. Rhonda Blackburn
Mr. Chris Bigenho

Tapping Into the World of the Digital Native  

With digital content and information being so accessible, there is the possibility that they are developing different methods of learning and that we should adjust our pedagogy to meet these evolving learners. This session will introduce the use of wikis, blogging and podcasts in blended and online courses.

PowerPoint Presentation (3MB)
Note Taking Handout (doc)
PPT Note Pages (pdf)
Session Wiki- Feel free to add to the knowledge of the group by editing the Wiki!

Audio Recording March 8th session (mp3- 19MB) If you are using the Firefox browser, this file will stream and start almost immediately. If you are using Internet Explorer, you will need to wait for most of the file to download before it plays.

 


Getting Your Faculty Engaged

 

Build it and they will come? Not really. There is more to faculty training than having everything in place. How do you get your faculty engaged? This session is for faculty trainers and focuses on specific techniques to increase the level of engagement of your faculty in professional development sessions.

PowerPoint Presentation
PPT Note Pages (pdf)

Audio Recording (mp3- 20MB) If you are using the Firefox browser, this file will stream and start almost immediately. If you are using Internet Explorer, you will need to wait for most of the file to download before it plays.


Contact Information  

Chris Bigenho
Director of Educational Technology
Greenhill School
4141 Spring Valley Road
Addison, TX 75001
972.628.5479
bigenhoc@greenhill.org
http://www.greenhill.org

Rhonda Blackburn
Assistant Director
Instructional Technology Services
Texas A&M University
004 Heldenfels; 3002 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3002
979.862.3977
rblackburn@tamu.edu
http://itsinfo.tamu.edu