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MTSU ID is required to enter the lab after 10 pm.

University Lab Hours

Mon - Thu   24 hours
Fri               12AM - 10PM
Sat                9AM - 10PM
Sun               1PM - 12AM

Scheduled Closings

Labor Day (Sept 7)
Close: Sun, Sept 6th @ 11:59PM
Reopen: Tue, Sept. 8th @ 7AM

Fall Break (Oct 10-13)
Close: Fri, Oct. 9th @ 10PM
Reopen: Wed, Oct. 14th @ 7AM

Thanksgivings Break (Nov 25-28)
Close: Tue, Nov. 24th @ 11:59PM
Reopen: Sun, Nov. 29th @ 1PM

Close for End of Semester
Thu, Dec 10th @ 6PM

iPad Class Program Guidelines

Proposal Guidelines

Proposals should include a rationale for how the use of technology supports, complements or enhances course objectives. Example items for the proposal are:

  • Name of teacher, department
  • Course name and number, term, enrollment and classroom number
  • Learning goals or outcomes. Examples are:
    • Promote active learning
    • Promote collaborative learning
    • Addresses “new millennium” learners
  • e-Book component
  • Brief description of the type of "integrated mobile" activities planned, i.e.  
    • Interactive Presentations using the iPad,
    • Real-time polling,
    • In-class/off-class quizzes,  
    • Group projects, etc. 

Proposals should be submitted by established deadlines. Selected proposal’s teacher will receive iPad training and an iPad for the semester.

Proposal Ranking Rationale

The ranking of the proposals will be based on the following:

  1. Implementation issues associated with classroom setup.
  2. Evidence of unique and innovative iPad application use.
  3. Probability of providing findings that could be applied to enhance student learning and iPad program.
  4. Priority will be given to first time proposals.

Only one iPad program will be available every semester. This program will be reviewed annually based on previous feedback.

Faculty Responsibilities

Selected faculty member is responsible for working with program manager to:  

  • Provide classroom location
  • Provide list of students
  • Coordinate checkout and check in dates
  • Coordinate and receive faculty training
  • Provide instructions and distributing contracts to students
  • Coordinate and administer feedback survey to students
  • Make sure students return devices to the Businesslab on time
  • Participate in iPad Class sharing sessions or mentoring activities

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