Welcome to the Learning, Teaching, and Innovative Technologies Center!

Located in the James E Walker Library, Room 348

Resources - Teaching Links

Reference

EDSITEMENT is a user-friendly website with links to over 200 of the top humanities sites and online lesson plans which integrate EDSITEment resources to promote active learning. EDSITEment (in partnership with the NEH) was selected as one of five finalists in the Education and Academia category of a Computerworld Smithsonian award for Innovation Network.

FREE (Federal Resources for Educational Excellence)

Classroom Tools
SlideShare Upload and share your presentations and documents on SlideShare. Share publicly or privately. Find presentations to use in class or workshops. Add audio to make a webinar. Take a tour
Center for History and New Media, from George Mason University, offers college teachers some of the finest research and course management tools available on the web. See fantastic online research tool Zotero, Syllabus Finder to help you access nearly 2 million multi-disciplinary syllabi on CHNM and google, and Omeka for publishing complex narratives and collections on the web. And there are more academic tools that are truly innovative. Each year this site gets over 16 million visitors; over 1 million rely on its digital tools to teach, learn, and conduct research. One of the best on the academic web.

Maricopa Center for Learning & Teaching has long been in the forefront for providing innovative instructional resources on the web.Take a look at the center's learning exchange, which contains very polished teach/learn resources assembled by Maricopa instructors. One of the best on the academic web.


Technology
VirtualResource Site for Teaching with Technology. T/L activities using technology--conceptual learning, problem solving, presentations, case studies, collaborations, etc.

Site lists teaching/learning activities that are used across the disciplines and describes how each might utilize a certain kind of technology or a combination of different technologies to accomplish specific learning objectives. Each example represents a different discipline, and there are over 40 disciplines represented in the examples.

Delivering Online Interactive Courses.

Strategies for managing the use of technology in research assignments, small group projects, discussions, and other activities that foster interaction. This module promotes sound pedagogical strategies for the online learning environment by offering a range of perspectives from experienced practitioners.

Merlot--Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching is a leading edge, user-centered, searchable collection of peer reviewed and selected higher education, online learning materials, catalogued by registered members and a set of faculty development support services. MERLOT's vision is to be a premiere online community where faculty, staff, and students from around the world share their learning materials and pedagogy.


Discipline - Specific
Penn State University's Tour of Arts & Humanities Teaching Sites offers an exhaustive list of teaching sites in which links in each discipline are subdivided into Gateway sites which lead to discipline-specific resources and Examples educational Web sites in that field.

All Arts & Humanities Teaching Sites Art & Architecture Teaching Sites
Archaeology, Anthropology, Classics English & Literature
Languages & Linguistics Music & Performance Arts
Political Science & Sociology History
Psychology Religious Studies