UWM Digital Futures Unconference
Friday, June 21st - UWM Hefter Center
The Learning Technology Center will be hosting the 2nd Annual UWM Digital Futures Unconference on June 21st! We are currently seeking session proposals, which are due by May 31st. Please visit http://ltcunconference.org/ for more information.
The Unconference aims to bring together individuals from the UWM community, such as teachers, researchers, technology developers, advocates, support units, students, and business partners, to share information, brainstorm ideas, develop agendas, and build collaborations to assist the campus in meeting the needs outlined by our digital future efforts.
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Sloan-C Blended Conference and Workshop
July 8-9, 2013 - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
This page provides some basic copyright information which will be of special interest to those using rich media in their online or blended courses.
LTC in the News
UWM's LTC was invited to present at the 1st eLearning Conference in Riyadh Saudi Arabia. The Conference and Expo is an international event on e-learning and distance learning:
Due to the history of blended and online learning at UWM, the UWM LTC is sometimes highlighted in research and reports on blended and online learning. The following articles are the most recent examples:
Graham, C. R., Woodfield, W., & Harrison, J. B. (2013, in press). A framework for institutional adoption and implementation of blended learning in higher education. Internet and Higher Education. doi:10.1016/j.iheduc.2012.09.003
Schaffhauser, Dian. (Dec 2012). 4 Keys to a Better Hybrid. Campus Technology.
Cavanagh, T. B. (2012). The postmodality era: How "online learning" is becoming "learning." In D. G. Oblinger (Ed.). Game changers: Education and information technologies. EDUCAUSE.
Parry, M. (2011, March 30). Think you'll make big bucks in online ed? Not so fast, experts say. Wired Campus: The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Fusch, D. (2011, January). Higher ed impact monthly diagnostic. Academic Impressions.
Mallet, G. (2010, October 19). UWM students use tweetup to connect. WTMJ Channel 4.
Gardwood, B. (2010, October 18). Three takeaways from EDUCAUSE 2010. Ed Tech Magazine.
Jones, J. (2010, October 15). Weekend reading: Travel edition. The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Gardwood, B. (2010, October 15). EDUCAUSE 2010: From the floor (video series). Ed Tech Magazine.
Young, J. (2010, July 22). How social networking helps teaching (and worries some professors). Chronicle of Higher Education.
Ziff, D. (2010, June 20). UW System learning how to best use virtual world. Wisconsin State Journal.