xTalk: Slack in Education

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 2:00pm to 2:45pm

Virtual Event

"Slack in Education - a Conversation with Colleagues."

Join us for conversation and open discussion about Slack. Ask questions of the Residential Education staff about technical and pedagogical best practicess for using Slack. Share your own stories and hear ideas for using Slack for teaching and learning purposes as well as in additional applications.

Learn how colleagues from across the Institute are currently using Slack in their courses. Anthropology professor Stefan Helmreich will share his experiences using Slack in his teaching this semester. Biology instructor Monika Avello will relate how she and her team of TAs use Slack for internal communications. Learning engineer Lauren Totino will give an overview of the various uses of Slack at MIT including use by course staff, TAs, and for student/instructor communications.

This events is for MIT faculty, students, and staff.
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