Academic Technologies Summit: Breaking Boundaries in Teaching and Learning

Last Updated on September 30, 2014 at 8:58 am

Academic Technologies (AT) at The University of Texas at El Paso proudly offers the AT Summit annually to faculty, staff and students at UTEP.

This event features outside experts in the field of technology and presentations on issues, best practices, and emergent technologies that break boundaries in teaching and learning. Presentations address the unique challenges and opportunities with the delivery, support, evaluation, and management of fully online, hybrid, and/or technology-enhanced formats, and demonstrate how the university uses and infuses cutting-edge technology for instruction.

Please join us on October 3rd, 2014 to explore and expand your use of technology in teaching and learning with AT!

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OPENING KEYNOTE

DR. CABLE GREEN

DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL LEARNING, CREATIVE COMMONS

Cable works with the global open education community to leverage open licensing, open educational resources, and open policies to significantly improve access to quality education and research resources so everyone in the world can attain the education they desire. Cable has 15 years of academic technology, online learning and open education experience in higher education and recently led a project to build and share a general education curriculum under the CC BY license. Cable holds a PhD in educational psychology from Ohio State University. You can follow him on Twitter @cgreen

CLOSING KEYNOTE

DR. MICHAEL MILLS

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF TEACHING AND LEARNING, UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS

Having served as a public high school teacher and secondary literacy specialist, Dr. Michael Mills is currently an Assistant Professor of Teaching and Learning at the University of Central Arkansas. His focus during his twenty years as an educator has been on literacy development and, more recently, on the practical uses of educational technology, particularly on using collaborative tools to better engage students and to design strategies for effectively integrating mobile devices in the classroom. He is a SXSWedu, ISTE, and SITE presenter and has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished Educator and Google Certified Trainer. Feel free to follow him on Twitter @AquiAmigo

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