Tag: continuing education
Two speakers from Memphis City Schools - Jeff Baxter, Department of Communications, and Scott Holcomb, Department of Instructional Technology - will present "5 Reasons K-12 Desperately Needs Webcasts, Webinars and On-Demand Video" tomorrow, January 26, at 9:30 a.m. Central. As always, it's free. Just register before we go live.
Seems to be Speaker and Award Submission Season. Here are a few on our radar that you might be interested, as well as our very own call for proposals and award nominations:
Here's the first of two webinars coming up on June 25.
Octavio Heredia from Arizona State University will present "Growth Amidst the Drought: Using Webcasting to Increase Enrollment in Challenging Economic Times." As always, this webinar is free and delivered via Mediasite. Simply register before the event at www.sonicfoundry.com/register.
Most universities are presently facing state budget cuts, enrollment caps, new application limits and other restrictions due to the economic landscape.
We can't simply become stagnant. This was the key motivator for our virtual symposium options. When removing the costs of hotel, food and travel, the virtual conference becomes a much more viable scenario. - RT Brown, Sloan-C
Sometimes when universities are just starting down the lecture capture path, faculty members voice concerns that the technology will eventually replace them. We've never seen this happen. Mediasite is just the medium. You need the prof for the message.