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Academic Outreach & Innovation does not provide cables or adapters. You must supply your own cables and adapters if you will be connecting any equipment in addition to the equipment provided in the classroom.

Classroom Photos

360 View

Classroom Specifications

Description

Classroom type: Flex Classroom with video conferencing
Seating type: Tables and chairs
Seats: 270
Assisted listening: Assisted listening devices are available for check out from AOI

Equipment

(1) Classroom computer
(1) Touch panel (for classroom control)
(1) Annotation monitor (for interacting with classroom computer content)
(9) Video projector (for displaying 3 different sources of classroom content and/or video conferencing remote participants)
(1) Document camera
(4) Instructor/student camera (technician operated for video conferencing)
(1) Wireless presenter (for advancing slides)
(1) Wireless lavalier microphone (for instructor)
(1) AA battery charger (for wireless microphone batteries)
(1) Phone (in the operator’s booth)
(1) Assisted listening

Connection Panel

(1) HDMI (for laptop, etc)
(1) VGA and 3.5mm audio (for laptop, etc)
(2) USB 2.0 (connected to classroom computer)
(1) Power outlet

Computer

Software

Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Adobe PDF Viewer
Panopto (lecture capture software)
Remote Desktop Client
VLC Media Player
Epic Pen (annotation software)
Internet Explorer
Firefox
Chrome
Countdown Timer

Hardware

DVD player

Panopto Settings

Lecture capture software: Panopto
Will record:
Instructor microphone: Yes
Instructor video camera: No
Classroom computer desktop: Yes
Document camera: Yes
Laptop (HDMI and VGA/3.5mm): Yes

Zoom Settings

Zoom instructions (pdf)
Please note that these instructions are for hosting a Zoom meeting from a classroom computer, and are not for regularly-scheduled VC classes.

Teaching in G45

Transcript (pdf)

Hear Denise Yost, Kara Whitman, and Carol Kawula discuss how they are effectively using the 360-degree space and equipment to teach in the round.


Transcript (pdf)

This video features one of the many faculty-led workshops that train classroom users how to make the most of the technology available in the state-of the-art building. This event highlighted the unique Active Learning Hall (Spark G45) “teaching in the round” classroom. Acclaimed guest educator and theatre artist David Harlan taught how this environment differs from a traditional classroom. He shared methods and strategies for engaging the entire classroom.

For a list of upcoming faculty-led workshops, visit Learning Innovations Trainings and Workshops.