Date: May 4, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Symposium theme: Fostering Student Engagement in Learning Communities
You're invited to attend the third annual Provost's Teaching With Technology DELTA Symposium, which will take place virtually from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on May 4, and is hosted by the Johns Hopkins University Office of the Provost.
The keynote address will be delivered by Tonya Matthews, associate provost for inclusive workforce development and director of the STEM Learning Innovation Center at Wayne State University. Matthews is also an alum of the Johns Hopkins biomedical engineering program.
The symposium will also highlight the projects funded by the Digital Education and Learning Technology Acceleration (DELTA) grants via breakout sessions. Additional breakout sessions related to this year's theme of fostering student engagement in learning communities include:
- Engaging Students With MS Teams: 3 Case Studies From Lab Courses.
- Finding Pearls in the Mud: Unexpected Wins Arising From Virtual Delivery of the Medical School Curriculum During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
- Facilitating Lateral Communication: Students Share Writings With SharePoint.
- Quest2Learn: A Gamification and Augmented Reality Approach to Advance Education for Online and In Person Lab Sciences
- Future of Storytelling: 360 Video and the Case for Quality.
- Turning Zoombies Into Students: Encouraging Community and Engagement in the Virtual University.
The symposium will close with a panel discussion where students share their personal thoughts and reflections on student engagement in both virtual and in-person classroom settings.
9–9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks
9:15–10:15 a.m. Keynote
10:15–10:30 a.m. DELTA Highlight
10:45–11:30 a.m. Session Block I
11:45–12:30 p.m. Session Block II
12:30–1 p.m. Lunch Break
1–1:45 p.m. Session III
2–3 p.m. Closing Panel & Remarks