The Education Resource Center in Willard Hall is equipped with a SMART Board, Model 865i for use by faculty and students in the professional education programs.
The SMART Board is installed in a non-scheduled classroom and is available on a reservation basis. Room capacity is 30. The facility is equipped with a computer with SMART software (including advanced Math Tools), internet connection, and SMART document camera (with Mixed Reality Tools for 3-D content). Laptops with SMART software and a SMART Slate (wireless) are available for loan. Several computer workstations with SMART software are available for use in the ERC.
- Faculty may schedule hourly time periods to model SMART Board teaching practices for their students for a maximum of three (3) sessions on a first-come, first-scheduled basis. The room may not be scheduled as the regular meeting room for courses.
- Orientation sessions by SMART certified trainers may be scheduled to familiarize faculty and students with the SMART Board technology. Group and individual sessions may be scheduled and can be adapted to the needs of the audience.
- Students in the professional education programs may schedule half hour and hourly sessions to develop and practice lesson plans based on the SMART Board for use in their placements and coursework (faculty/course sessions have priority). Technical assistance by SMART certified trainers is available as needed.
- The facility is available for conferences and meetings where a SMART Board is required (faculty/course sessions have priority).
Scheduling may be done by contacting the Education Resource Center. CALL 831-2335 or e-mail Chris McBride (firstname.lastname@example.org) to schedule the room.