Presenter: Perry Samson
Join Perry Samson from the University of Michigan as he shares data-driven results using the Echo360 platform to increase engagement in the classroom. Dr. Samson is a Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Atmospheric Science in the College of Engineering. His research interests include extreme weather dynamics, air quality modeling and the effects of educational technology on learning. He is co-founder of The Weather Underground and LectureTools and serves as Senior Vice President for Teaching Innovation for Echo360 Inc.
Presenter: Christopher Vieira, Ed.D., Higher Education Development Executive, Apple
Coding is an essential skill that teaches problem-solving, develops teamwork, and inspires creativity. As students enter the new App Economy, coding will be an essential skill to any business relying on mobile technology. Join us to learn how you can introduce your students to coding and free App Development with Apple’s Swift curriculum. If you’re interested in teaching with this curriculum, this discussion will be a great way to get started.
Presenter: Paul Giovacchini, Senior Account Manager, Education, Poll Everywhere
Join us for an engaging one-hour session. In the workshop, you will learn how to get started with Poll Everywhere for the classroom. Learn about creating polls, review poll types and customization, register students, run reports, and understand settings/optimization. You will leave this session with the tools and steps for increasing student engagement in your course.