Below you will find many of the technologies supported by the Academic Technologies Department.
Clickers (Personal Response Systems)
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Applications of Interest in Teaching and Learning
Twitter in the Classroom
- Twitter is a social networking tool that allows you to post brief updates to the Web via a browser, cell phone or Instant Messenger. "The messages are limited to 140 characters, so they lean toward pithy, haiku-like utterances." (Clive Thompson, Wired Magazine)
- Ways to use Twitter in Academia - Some suggested uses: Class Chatter, Classroom Community, Follow a Word, Follow a Famous Person or Professional, Rule Based Writing, etc.
- 7 Things You Should Know About Twitter - From the Educause Learning Initiative (ELI)
- MakeUseOf.com - The Complete Guide to Twitter