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Technology Classrooms

Classroom Central provides equipment, services, and support to help faculty and students take full advantage of the technology available in the University's technology classrooms. All technology classrooms are equipped with a hotline phone that automatically dials the Help Desk in the event technical support is needed. Questions and comments about ODU's technology classrooms can be sent to classroomcentral@odu.edu.

A Classroom Central Advisory Committee (CCAC) meets regularly to provide advice and guidance on classroom technology and makes decisions affecting the academic computing and communications environment.

Technology Classroom Equipment

All of our technology classrooms are equipped with a hotline phone, a computer, DVD/VCR or Blu-Ray/DVD player, laptop connection, data projector (mounted in the ceiling) and a sound system.

Classroom Central maintains minimal equipment for delivery to non-technology areas and/or to enhance existing environments. Equipment available for delivery includes:

  • DVD Camcorder (you must supply your own mini DVD-RW disc available at the Monarch Techstore)
  • Data Projector (you must supply your own laptop computer)
  • Document Camera
  • Microphone and PA system
  • Student Response System (Clickers)
  • VCR
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Software

Software

All computers in the technology classrooms are loaded with a standard suite of software.

Classroom Keys/Access

ITS Key

For security purposes, access to technology classrooms and equipment must be requested by departments and/or faculty.

Training

Students in Classroom

Training is required for any instructor using a technology classroom. Get in-person training or view a quick reference guide.


Student Response System/Course Capture

Student Response System Polls

Faculty members have ability to record classroom lectures for students to access via Blackboard.