The Technology Learning Center, located in 142 Polk Hall, replicates district school systems’ PreK-12 computer labs throughout Louisiana.
The center is equipped with:
- 24 student computers and a teaching station containing state recommended educational software to enhance teaching and learning in the classroom,
- a SMARTboard,
- a scanner and
- several printers.
EDUC 251 — Introduction to Technology Integration for Teachers is taught in the center each semester. Course instructors are able to model technology-integrated lessons and classroom management while students are engaged in hands-on technology projects. Additional trainings for College LiveText are scheduled in the center throughout the semester. When a computer lab setting is appropriate, teacher education instructors also schedule and conduct their education classes in the center.