2016 TxDLA Conference

Monday, March 28th, 2016
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Preconference Workshops
Strengthen Your Superpowers: Use Instructional Design to Choose Software
Participants will plan an e-learning lesson using the ADDIE model (Analyze, Design, Development, Implement, Evaluate) while looking through the lens of the TPACK (Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge) framework.Then they will explore software options for developing the planned lesson using a compare-and-contrast method.
Track: Innovative and Best Practice
Room: Mission A (Floor 2)
Presenters:
 
Mary Urbani, UTMB, Systems Analyst, Instructional Technologist
Mary Jo Urbani, MS is an Instructional Designer/Systems Analyst with the Department of Pediatrics in the School of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX.
Her master's degree is in Instructional Technology with Certificates of Completion in Technology Applications and in Performance Technologies, from the University of Houston Clear Lake (UHCL). Her bachelor's degree is in Computer Science, from St. Edwards's University in Austin.
She has participated in two faculty development programs: ADAPT (Any Day Any Place Teaching) Faculty Learning Community for UTMB, funded by the UT System Office of Health, and pedi.edtech, a faculty development program for the Department of Pediatrics, funded by the US Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Services Research and Administration.
 
Dr. Anne Rudnicki, UTMB, Sr. Medical Educator-Educ Dev
Anne Rudnick, Ed.D., is a Senior Medical Educator with the Office of Educational Development and a Clinical Assistant Professor with the Department of Pediatrics in the School of Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX.
Anne's M.Ed. and Ed.D. are in Curriculum and Instruction, with a program area of Instructional Technology from University of Houston, Houston, TX. She is participating in a faculty development program called pedi.edtech, a faculty development program for the Department of Pediatrics, funded by the US Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Services Research and Administration.
 
Dr. Bruce Niebuhr, UTMB, Adjunct Research Professor
Bruce Niebuhr, PhD, is Adjunct Research Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, and Distinguished Teaching Professor (Ret.) at the University of Texas Medical Branch. He has served as Director of Distance Education at UTMB and as Board Chair of TXDLA.