CIT Calendar New Classes - Register Now
- Creating Blogs with Wordpress I and II
- Photoshop - Layers and Masking
- Office 13 Training
- iTunesU Course Manager
Check out the dates for up coming workshops on our CIT Training calendar, and then register online.
Teach, Learn and Connect with Canvas
Blackboard will retire on August 31st, 2014. Design your next course in Canvas this fall. Make an appointment with a CIT Instructional Designer for an individual consultation today, and visit our One-Stop Canvas Page for helpful resources on Canvas.
Exploring Canvas on Your Own:
The Up and Running with Canvas Course in Lynda.com offers USF faculty and staff a one hour and 48 minute online tutorial of Canvas. The course is divided into sections and provides an interactive and structured way to learn Canvas. To access, click on the link above or select Lynda.com from the Learning Technologies tab on your USF Connect page.
Another Successful Year of the Tech Fair
The CIT hosted the Annual Tech Fair in the McLaren Complex on Tuesday, February 18th from 10am-2pm. The University's technology partners such as Apple, Turnitin, Canvas, Lenovo, and many more were present to answer and offer demonstrations of their technology use. Panel discussions and presentations on various topics were scheduled throughout the entire day to provide faculty and students with new ideas and upcoming trends for teaching and learning. [View photo gallery]
Want to know more about iPad?
If you are a new or experienced user of the iPad, please review our iPad Resources, which is full of tips and tricks. Every now and then, we will also share with you different apps our staff recommends.
Training Resource - lynda.com
lynda.com is available free to all faculty, staff and students as a robust web-based technology training service. There are hundreds of high-quality video tutorials ranging from Microsoft Office to Adobe design and media, Blackboard, SPSS, and more. Login through USF Connect, choose the Learning Technologies tab, and then choose lynda.com to access your free subscription.
Classroom Resources - Tech Tools-To-Go!
Visit our new Tech Tools page to find all kinds of tools you can experiment with in your classroom. These tools are recommended by our staff, and are usually freeware that you can download. We have categorized them into the areas of Design and Media, Communications, Office Productivity, teaching and Learning, and Wikis. If you would like to recommend a new tool to share with our community, please feel free to email us at email@example.com.
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Like us on Facebook to receive updates to events and activities happening in the CIT. If you like learning about different educational technologies, and would like to keep up with the trends, follow us on Twitter @usfcit.
LAB RESERVATION POLICY: The CIT's classrooms are designed to provide instructors and their students with access to technology that is an integral part of the course. If your course format does not require students to use computer technology during class time, we recommend that you reserve a standard USF Smart Classroom. Room requests have to be made at least 24 hours in advance. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
If you wish to reserve a lab for non-academic lectures or trainings, please login to http://ems.usfca.edu/Virtualems for your request. To reserve a lab for academic course, please contact the Program Assistant of your Department. Learn more about the CIT labs »