Concurrent Session II
11:45– 12:15

Using Prezi to Promote Dynamic Teaching

Amy Agigian
 

Prezi has been referred to as “PowerPoint on steroids,” but it is much more than that; it is powerful software that can enhance presentations of all kinds. In this presentation I will cover some of the ways to use Prezi to make classroom presentations more dynamic, and teaching more effective.

Taking a Practical First Step Toward Hybrid Education

Mary-Joan "MJ" Pelletier

There’s a great deal of talk these days about “flipping the classroom” – that is, leveraging technology to free-up valuable class time for interaction with students. This session will discuss the use of technology (instructor videos, online quizzes, virtual office hours, etc.) to create a “hybrid” classroom and improve student learning.