San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This event is open to GGC faculty & staff only.
Building a Digital Portfolio on the Academic Commons
Learn how to create a digital portfolio of your teaching work using freely available (and easy to use) tools in GGC's Academic Commons. Bring your laptop for this hands-on workshop where you will learn how to build an ePortfolio to showcase your research and teaching successes, and to share your work with your colleagues at GGC and around the world.
- Discuss the benefits of creating a digital portfolio
- Demonstrate how to create and edit pages in your personal site on the Academic Commons
- Demonstrate how to add media to your personal site on the Academic Commons
This class will be offered twice. Please register for the date that is most convenient for you:
1) Wednesday, February 1, from 10:00 - 11:15 am
2) Tuesday, April 4, from 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Mr. Michael D. Smith - Digital Learning Specialist
Michael D. Smith is the Digital Learning Specialist for the Center for Teaching Excellence. He holds an M.Ed. in Learning, Design, and Technology (with an emphasis on Instructional Design and Development) from the University of Georgia.
Michael spent over twenty years working with information / academic technology at Emory University before completing his Master’s degree and moving to Gwinnett Technical College, where he worked as an instructional designer / LMS administrator.
Michael is particularly interested in student engagement and motivation, the development of learning communities, blended / online learning, gamification and game-based learning, augmented reality, and virtual worlds and immersive 3D learning environments.