February 2012

Tools Review at Next LearnDAT MindShare

Our next MindShare will be Thursday, March 1 at 10:30 a.m. in Wills House. It will be an informal review of favorite web tools and services. They may be related to teaching and learning, productivity or just plain fun.

Introduction to Andy and Dave from LearnDAT

Andy Saltarelli and Dave Goodrich were recently hired as eProducers for LearnDAT. They enjoy working alongside faculty to develop e-learning content and courses for online, hybrid and web-enhanced delivery contexts.

“Transforming Higher Education with Emerging Technologies” by Chris Dede | An ELI Session Highlight

Chris Dede from Harvard gave an outstanding talk called "Transforming Higher Education with Emerging Technologies" at the recent Educause Learning Initiative in Austin Texas on the morning of February 14th. LearnDAT had the privilege of hosting an online stream of this talk and several others. These virtual sessions were open to the MSU community.

Invitation to public demonstrations of Future LMS options

Note: The following was sent as an email to all Deans and Chairs here at MSU on Monday, February 13, 2012. It is being reposted here, in full, to help reach a larger audience.


Introducing MindShare, a new LearnDAT Initiative

Ok, for those who have been around, this isn't exacly a "new" initiative, but more like a ressurection of LearnDAT's past. But, since I haven't had the chance to experience such a great thing it's new for me and I'm thrilled to share it with all of you.