20 ed tech tools to enhance teaching and learning in your classroom

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Brief Abstract

This session is not for the faint of heart. We will sprint through 20 amazing ed tech platforms in 45 minutes. If you are itching to make your courses more engaging and want a rapid succession of amazing tech, then you belong in this session. 

Presenters

Dr Sean Nufer is the Director of Educational Technology at TCS Education System, and an associate adjunct professor at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and Pacific Oaks College.

Extended Abstract

Learn how to bring your course content to life in engaging and meaningful ways using freely available or very affordable products. Discover amazing educational technology products and strategies to improve your student experience by bringing teaching to life and fostering a community of learning within the classroom. 

This session will showcase various educational technology platforms that you can use to enhance your online and blended course content. Learn about the latest developments in the ed tech community and discover a world high tech (and high impact) resources. Also, learn about some of the affordable platforms and interactions that are available through licensing. 

In this session, we will explore presentation tools, interactive platforms, collaboration tools, infographic resources, and multimedia creation and editing platforms.  You will discover various ed tech platforms and resources that you can use in your courses, learn how to integrate ed tech tools into a content page or assignment, and see examples of innovative ed tech in action.  There will be no comprehensive slide deck for this presentation - all ed tech platforms will be showcased right within a public Canvas course that all participants will be able to access.

You will come away from this session both informed and inspired, so arrive ready to explore.