Learning Technology Virtual Conference

On Tuesday April 4 and Wednesday April 5, faculty and academic staff from across the University of Wisconsin System will share tips, tricks, and tales focused on technologies for teaching and learning as part of the annual LTDC Virtual Showcase.

You can tune in to this free online conference to learn about hot topics in higher education, how-tos and resources, strategies for student engagement, and technologies for teaching and learning.

This year’s lineup features sessions on inclusive online learning, Google tools for aspiring teachers, Twitter for teacher education, and more.

Tuesday’s keynote by Thomas Tobin will highlight how to implement Universal Design for Learning principles in the design of online courses. DoIT Academic Technology Sr. Learning Consultant John Martin will lead Wednesday’s keynote in a provocative, interactive session titled “[de-]Humanizing Learning”. MERIT’s Instructional Designer Maria Widmer supported John in developing this session.

For program information on the conference and to register, visit the LTDC Virtual Showcase website.   Conference sessions will be archived for later viewing.