Educational Technology Support Services (ETSS) contributes to the fulfillment of campus research and instructional goals and objectives by providing professional technical and instructional support for the benefit of faculty and student learning at the University of Texas at Arlington. ETSS reports to the Vice Provost for Digital Teaching and Learning, ensuring that the academic mission of the institution is preserved in the character and organization of its support units.
Numerous upgrades were made to classrooms over the summer, including: new control screens and programming that facilitates direct contact with campus police in case of an emergency, and new document cameras, projectors, audio systems and PCs.
Adobe Creative Cloud
OIT has purchased a site license for the Adobe Creative Cloud software package. Faculty will be able to access the software from their office computers as well as the classroom computers.
ECHO360 Lecture Capture
Lecture Capture capabilities have been expanded to a total of 60+ classrooms.
LectureTools is a powerful suite of interactive instructional tools to assist faculty in the development, delivery and maintenance of face-to-face, blended and on-line Bb courses.
The i>clicker Audience Response System enables students and faculty to interact dynamically through question-and-answer polling in various settings vis-a-vis the intuitive interface, mobile app, and hand-held devices.