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Save the date! EduTech Day will be Nov 14th

Save the date! EduTech Day will be Nov 14th

Call for Proposals: “Building for the Future” The Technology Development Team (TDT) in collaboration with The Center for Excellence in Teaching will be holding the fifth annual EduTech Day on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Our theme “Building for the Future” focuses on how we can integrate technology and pedagogy in response to the increasingly complex […]

May 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day: Highlighted Panel

EduTech Day: Highlighted Panel

Highlighted Panel – “Cloud Computing and Dumb Terminals: Opportunities and Challenges of Teaching and Learning in the Post-digital Age” Time:2:30-3:30, Break Out Session B Location: Katie Murphie Amphitheater   Communication is the center of passing along information and in turn learning.  It therefore begs the question, how does digital communication (Cloud computing, social networks, smartphones, […]

March 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day Schedule of Events & Keynote Speaker

EduTech Day Schedule of Events & Keynote Speaker

Schedule and locations are subject to change.  Please check this website for updates. 9:00 am Conference Registration and Check-In 9:00am-11:00am Breakfast, opening remarks and Featured Speaker, Caleb Clark, Director of the EdTech Master’s Program at Marlboro College’s graduate school. Read full bio here. 11:15-12:15pm Break Out Session A 12:30pm-2:15pm Welcoming remarks to be given by FIT President Dr. […]

March 6, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

FACT2 Faculty Advisory Council on Teaching & Technology Friday, March 16th, 2012 Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY  John E. Reeve’s Conference Center and in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater The Cloud is an expanding, evolving environment where centrally located software systems facilitate interactive opportunities for a virtually limitless number of users— working from any location. […]

February 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day: Panel member Salman Khan’s “Khan Academy”

EduTech Day: Panel member Salman Khan’s “Khan Academy”

After hearing from Salman Khan at the “Social Media” panel at FIT’s EduTech Day last Thursday, I came across some great material that I wanted to share about Sal and his “Khan Academy.” Sal started his educational video collection with a few algebra videos that he uploaded to YouTube to help tutor his cousins. He […]

March 15, 2011 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

Tomorrow is EduTech Day at FIT and we are ready to go!  The Great hall was set up today, lighting is moody (in a good way) and the presentations are race ready.  We have unbelievable faculty and student presentations throughout the day and sponsors including Herman Miller, Adobe, Apple, Cisco.  An Administrative panel discussing their […]

March 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Steve Wozniak on Technology’s Role in Education

Steve Wozniak on Technology’s Role in Education

With FIT’s EduTech Day right around the corner on Thursday, here’s a recent discussion with Apple cofounder, engineer, and educator Steve Wozniak about his feelings on technology in education. Wozniak chats about personalized learning and how computers shouldn’t replace the learning process, but should enhance it. Computers can’t replace the human element, but they can […]

March 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day – One Week To Go

EduTech Day – One Week To Go

If you haven’t done so already – it is time to register for EduTech Day at FIT.  The all-day event is for students, faculty, staff and the public! Check out the 30 second promo for the event!

March 3, 2011 | By | Reply More