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VR LAB INFO

Location:
173 Armory Building
505 E. Armory Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820
(northeast hallway)

Sign-up Hours:
http://go.illinois.edu/vrlab

Contact:
Jim Wentworth
jwentwor@illinois.edu

Important Dates  

Time:
1:30 PM–3:00 PM Tuesday Aug 21, 2018
Speaker:

Adam Edwards

Location:

Armory 428

Description:

In this 90 minute workshop, learn everything you need to know to create a Compass2g space for your course!

Topics include: how to request a Compass2g space, how to add content to your course and stay organized, managing your course roster and grade book, sending announcements and email via Compass2g, using Compass2g to grade assignments, and more!

Bring your laptop and you can create your course with the help of a CITL specialist.

Earning a teaching certificate with CITL? This workshop will satisfy one fourth of the required workshop hours for either the Graduate Teacher Certificate or the Certificate in Technology-Enhanced Teaching!

Website: Link
Cost: free
Sponsor:

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Event Source: CITL Calendar

Time:
9:30 AM–11:00 AM Thursday Aug 23, 2018
Speaker:

Adam Edwards

Location:

Armory 156, Conference Room G

Description:

In this 90 minute workshop, learn everything you need to know to use i>clicker in your classroom!

Topics include: how to run i>clicker instructor software, using i>clicker for more than just roll call, how to design effective i>clicker questions that generate discussion, how to sync your i>clicker scores with Compass2g, and more!

We will have i>clickers available for use throughout the workshop, so no hardware is required!

Note: There is a location change for this workshop. It will be held in Armory 156, Conference Room G.

Earning a teaching certificate with CITL? This workshop will satisfy one fourth of the required workshop hours for either the Graduate Teacher Certificate or the Certificate in Technology-Enhanced Teaching!

Website: Link
Cost: free
Sponsor:

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Event Source: CITL Calendar

Time:
3:30 PM–5:00 PM Thursday Aug 23, 2018
Speaker:

Rick Hazlewood

Location:

Armory 428

Description:

In this "Special Topics" Workshop, learn all about how to use tools and techniques to manage your large class in Compass2g.

Website: Link
Cost: free
Sponsor:

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Event Source: CITL Calendar

Time:
9:00 AM–10:30 AM Friday Aug 24, 2018
Speaker:

Adam Edwards

Location:

Armory 428

Description:

In this 90 minute workshop, learn everything you need to know to create a Compass2g space for your course!

Topics include: how to request a Compass2g space, how to add content to your course and stay organized, managing your course roster and grade book, sending announcements and email via Compass2g, using Compass2g to grade assignments, and more!

Bring your laptop and you can create your course with the help of a CITL specialist.

Earning a teaching certificate with CITL? This workshop will satisfy one fourth of the required workshop hours for either the Graduate Teacher Certificate or the Certificate in Technology-Enhanced Teaching!

Website: Link
Cost: free
Sponsor:

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Event Source: CITL Calendar

Time:
1:30 PM–3:00 PM Friday Aug 31, 2018
Speaker:

Rick Hazlewood

Location:

Armory 428

Description:

In this "Special Topics" Workshop, learn all about how to create, deploy, and grade tests and quizzes in Compass2g.

Website: Link
Cost: free
Sponsor:

Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning

Event Source: CITL Calendar

Virtual Reality Lab

The Virtual Reality Lab in the Armory in now open and offering 30-minute reservable timeslots for anyone interested in experiencing virtual reality using the HTC Vive. This 20 x 20 lab will feature a full-room configuration including the Vive headset, sensors and interactive controllers that allow you to move through virtual environments and take control of your virtual experience.

In addition the VR Lab will serve as a research and testing grounds for faculty interested in exploring the educational potential of existing VR experiences, or in developing and assessing their own interactive VR content.

Research Goal

The Virtual Reality Lab has been designed to collect and analyze data pertaining to the learning affordances of virtual reality as well as the behaviors and learning strategies of users as they experience educational content through this medium.