Enhancing the learning environment using technology

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    Participants will learn strategies on how to incorporate avatars, interactive learning activities, and Blackboard Collaborate tools into their courses to engage learners. Examples from actual courses will be featured along with instructional design considerations. Learner feedback will be shared to support the efficacy of the educational strategy.




         Bob Ervin, Vice-President of Technology, Fayetteville Technical Community College

         Jennifer Owens, Blackboard Administrator, Blackboard Inc.

         David Smith, Programmer Analyst, Indiana State University