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Teaching Grid resources

Individual Training on Teaching Grid technologies

A member of staff advising a student

Training on hardware and software you can use in the Library’s spaces.

  • Engage your students by using technology to instantly share resources and collect ideas from your students
  • Immerse your students in another world in the Library’s flexible teaching spaces
  • One-to-one or small group training
  • Tailored to your needs and level of experience
  • Work at your own pace
  • Signposting to training available elsewhere at Warwick
What can we train you on?

We can train you to use any of our equipment (below) as well as offering consultation on the best use of the flexibility of the spaces.

Technology to use in our Flexible Spaces

Do you want to experiment with technology to support your teaching? We provide flexible technology to use in our Flexible Spaces and we’ll support you in using it.

We have a range of equipment available. Email us at teachinggrid at warwick dot ac dot uk to find out how it can help you and your students, or look below to find out what we have available and why you may want to use them.

How do I book training?

Email us and let us know:

  • What equipment you would like training on
  • What you would like to be able to do with the equipment
  • A few suggestions of when would be a good time for you
Extended Classroom technologies

Have you discovered the Extended Classroom technologies supported by IT Services?


Personal Response System (PRS)

PRS handsets

PRS handset

Quantity: 40

Description: Electronic, interactive voting handsets (sometimes called ‘clickers’).

Hyperlink See full description


Computers, laptops, and tablets

iMac

imac

Quantity: 6

Description: Running OSX Yosemite. Includes iMovie, Screenflow and Final Cut Pro software.

Dell Windows laptop

Laptop

Quantity: 24

Description: Windows laptop running Windows 7. Includes Microsoft Office and Skype software.

Chromebook

Chrome Book

Quantity: 32

Description: Thin laptop running Chrome operating system. Best used with an internet connection.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

iPad

iPad

Quantity: 20

Description: iPad.

Accessories available: dock keyboard x2.

Hyperlink See full description

iPad Mini

iPad mini

Quantity: 20

Description: iPad Mini.

Accessories available: dock keyboard x7.

Hyperlink See full description


Accessories and other equipment

LiteOn drive

LiteOn drive

Quantity: 1

Description: External DVD drive.

Wireless presenter

Wireless presenter

Quantity: 3

Description: Remote clicker with laser pointer for presentations.

Chromecast

chromecast

Quantity: 1

Description: Connect to a monitor to display content from Android devices.


Interactive whiteboards and monitors

Panaboard

Panaboard

Quantity: 1

Description: Electronic whiteboard. Content can be saved to USB or printed.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

SMART board

SMARTboard

Quantity: 4

Description: A large touchscreen to present and annotate. You can run your PowerPoint, web browser, videos or images, and then you can annotate them. The results can be saved and shared.

Description: Interactive touchscreen electronic whiteboard.

SMART kapp whiteboard

SMART kapp whiteboard

Quantity: 1

Description: A whiteboard the size of a flip chart that can also save and share your work. Take snap-shots for revision notes or share a live image over the internet — to the back of the room or around the world.

Description: A smart flipchart/whiteboard, which enables you to record and share your work. Create instant lecture notes for every student in the room and beyond.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document


Audio-visual

Tripods

Tripods

Quantity: 10

Description: Tripods suitable for the cameras and video camera.

Olympus Digital Voice Recorder

Olympus Digital Voice Recorder

Quantity: 9

Description: Voice recorder/mp3 player.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

Microlab Mobile Music Cube

Microlab Music Cube

Quantity: 1

Description: Portable speakers.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

Portable speakers

Portable speakers

Quantity: 1

Description: Portable speakers.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

Canon digital still camera

Canon digital still camera

Quantity: 6

Description: Digital camera.

Video cameras

Canon HD video camera

Quantity: 7

Description: Various HD camcorders.

See information below on  individual cameras

Canon Legria HF R18 camcorder

HD camcorder

Quantity: 2

Description: HD camcorder.

Canon HD video camera

Canon HD video camera

Quantity: 3

Description: Professional HD video camera with directional mic.

Hyperlink See user guide PDF Document

iPad Pro

iPad Pro

Quantity: 2

Description: iPad running iOS 7.

Accessories available:

  • cradles for tripod attachment x2
  • directional microphones x2