Q. Who is responsible for clickers support at Missouri State University?
Turning Technologies employs an Intern on campus to support their Clickers. Typically, they are available for all faculty and staff questions related to the hardware and software that comprises the NXT /QT system.The Intern position is only a 10-Hour a week Intern position, please take that in to consideration when trying to schedule meetings or technical support.
The TT Intern office is located on the first floor of the Duane G. Meyer Library in the BEAR CLAW. The office phone number is 417-836-3276. You may also contact them by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Campus Intern Availability
Monday: Please email email@example.com
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday: Please email email@example.com
Turning Tech Intern Desk Location Map
Q. I’d like to begin using clickers in my classroom. How do I get started?
If you would like to begin using clickers in the classroom, please complete the Online Clicker Adoption Form.
The system will be available for use beginning in the Fall 2011 semester. In order to ensure that hardware and software can be installed and training completed, requests must be submitted 30 days prior to the date faculty would like to begin using clickers.
Q. I’d like to borrow clickers for an event. How do I get started?
A demonstration kit is available for faculty and staff that would like to utilize clickers for an event. To make a reservation, please complete the Turning Technologies Equipment Lending Form and submit it to the Turning Technologies Intern. You need Adobe Reader to view and print this document.
Requests need to be made at least ten (10) days prior to the event and will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Q. I’m interested in the pedagogy behind the use of clickers. What resources are available for me?
For questions related to the pedagogy behind the use of clickers, please direct your questions to the Instructional Design Team of the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning. In addition, Turning Technologies has numerous research and case studies available here.
Q. What training will be available for faculty interested in using clickers?
Please check My Learning Connection through My Missouri State for available training sessions. In addition, one-on-one training will be available on an appointment basis throughout the semester. Tutorials are also available through Turning Technologies’ website at http://www.turningtechnologies.com/tutorials.