Computing & Information Services

Beth Platte

Instructional Technologist - Foreign Languages

eplatte@reed.edu
Phone: 503-788-6605
Location: Library 38
Hours: Monday and Wednesday 8:30-5:00; Friday 8:30-12:15

What I Do:

  • Proactively communicate with faculty to make them aware of existing and emerging technological resources.
  • Provide hands-on instruction and training workshops for faculty.
  • Develop and maintain documentation in support of instructional technologies.
  • Collaborate with CIS and library staff to provide support for digital scholarship projects in the humanities.
  • Identify and evaluate foreign language learning resources, web-based cultural materials, and other electronic resources that enhance language learning and teaching.
  • Deploy and maintain relevant electronic resources for use in the language lab and make these resources available for student and faculty use outside the lab as needed.