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FACT2 Symposium: Virtual Immersive Pedagogy

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Save the Date!

Friday, November 9, 2018

8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Zimpher Boardroom
SUNY System Administration
Albany, NY

The FACT2 Task Group on Mixed Realities invites you to a one-day symposium that explores the emerging role of virtual and augmented reality tools in the teaching-learning and research spaces.  The day’s events will focus on presentations and discussions about how these emerging tools are being used in academia today.  In addition to presentations, there will be an open exposition period for posters and hands-on activities with mixed reality tools.

If you are currently using Virtual, Augmented or Mixed Reality tools in your teaching or research practice and would like to present, we encourage you to submit an abstract proposal using this application link.  Abstracts must be submitted by August 20, 2018, decisions by September 30th.


FACT2 Fall 2017 Symposium: Micro-Credentials

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The SUNY Faculty Advisory Council on Teaching and Technology (FACT2) and the FACT2 Symposium Planning Team are pleased to announce that copies of the presentations from the FACT2 Fall 2017 Symposium: Micro-Credentials are now available.




SUNY Task Force on Micro-credentials (Carey Hatch/Fred Hildebrand)

The Basics of Micro-credentials

National & International Perspective on Micro-credentials

Ideas & Opportunities to Create Micro-credentials at Your Campus

Micro-credentials at Work in SUNY (Panel)

Stony Brook University Graduate & Non-Credit Badges (Ken Lindblom)

University at Albany Metaliteracy Badging System (Kelsey O’Brien)

Obstacles to Overcome, Lessons Learned & Best Practices in Creating Micro-credentials (Panel)

Micro-credential Curriculum Assessment (Panel)

FACT2 Micro-credential Task Force Plan & Goals