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Penn State students can post questions and share ideas on the TWT Forum after they login with their Penn State Access Account userid.
If you plan to submit your portfolio for Spring 2013, the official deadline is May 13, 2013 (although there is some flexibility as needed). Please contact your TWT Coordinator if you plan to submit a portfolio so a review can be scheduled.
Non-graduate instructors should also register with the HR before May 13. See http://ets.tlt.psu.edu/twt/HRenrollment for registration instructions.
Good luck as always.
Registration is now open for the Educational Gaming Commons' Second Annual GameDay event. Join us on Tuesday May 7th @ the University Park Knowledge Commons (University Libraries) for an exciting day of all things Educational Gaming at Penn State. For more information or to sign up for this free event, visit the GameDay 2013 page at http://gaming.psu.edu/gameday/.
This is a free event which explores educational gaming and the new trend of educational badges. This is a great way to recharge after the spring semester.
-- From the Penn State Doceri Staff --
Steve James from Doceri will be on campus to do two Doceri training sessions on Friday, May 3. They will be broadcast live through Connect, and the recordings will be made available after the sessions. Both sessions will be more or less the same, so if you're interested, sign up for either!
Faculty, instructors, and graduate students are invited to sign up for free workshops during Summer-Fest (May 6-10, 2013) developed to target technology as it relates to pedagogy and research. Topics include ANGEL, Adobe Connect, Accessibility, Google Docs, Sites at Penn State, using the iPad in the classroom, and Yammer. In addition, workshops will be held by representatives from Apple, i>clicker, and lynda.com.
The following sessions are available from ITS Training in late January and February. Topics include VoiceThread (tomorrow), ANGEL, blogs, clickers, LionSearch from the Libraries, Sites at Penn State, Wikispaces, Yammer and building a "stellar syllabus."
ANGEL: Collaboration Tools
Friday, February 22 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in 23 Willard
Faculty Roundtable: Best Practices in Blogs for Higher Education
Tuesday, February 12 from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. in 118 Wagner
Congratulations to all instructors who successfully completed their portfolios.
From ITS TechNews
Faculty, students, and staff are encouraged to complete a survey to provide input on potential enhancements to be made to the ANGEL course management system.
If you are a non-graduate instructor and wish to register for a future cycle of the TWT Certificate within the HR Center for Workplace Learning and Performance's system, please note that the URL and login procedure have changed.
To register for a program, follow the instructions at http://ets.tlt.psu.edu/twt/HRenrollment.
If you plan to submit your portfolio for Fall 2012, the official deadline is Jan 5, 2013 (although there is some flexibility as needed). Please contact your TWT Coordinator if you plan to submit a portfolio so a review can be scheduled.
Non-graduate instructors should also register with the HRDC at https://secureweb.ohr.psu.edu/HRDC/catalog/HRDC_Catalog.cfm before Jan 5.
Good luck as always.