Solstice Pilot Update for iOS Users

Many instructors have been making use of the Solstice wireless display technology that was installed in several classrooms in the renovated David Lawrence Hall this semester. This technology allows students and teachers in one of these equipped rooms to share content from their laptop computers and mobile devices on the projector without having to plug…

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Another Inventive Use of Mobile Technology in Education

Part our overriding mission at Classroom Services is to support teaching and learning by effectively applying current and emerging instructional technologies. For the last few years we’ve been offering iPads for use in class projects as well as for research studies and other innovative proposals; we’ve seen them used for work with developing educational apps…

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Technology as Part of ‘Innovation Infrastructure’

Here at CIDDE and in Classroom Services, we strive to promote excellence and innovation in teaching, learning and scholarly activities at the University of Pittsburgh. Some of those words — “technology” and “innovation” — were major talking points recently at Educause’s annual conference. Centers for teaching and learning on campuses across the country are changing,…

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