The Catalyst Center is a truly unique support center for future teachers. With the combined services of an Apple IT department, copy center and study area, the Catalyst is a student’s best friend, especially during test times and finals. Located on the ground level of Bluemont Hall, the Catalyst is open student-friendly hours and offers an array of conveniences, many of which are free while other charges are minimal.
The newly renovated center has available:
- Equipment checkout
- Charging stations for electronic devices
The Catalyst is home to all of the technology upgrades throughout the college and manages the iPad initiative, an internal program ensuring all future teachers have access to the latest teaching technology. In addition, the Catalyst houses a book collection, whose vast resources are available for checkout.
Recommendations and specifications for equipment and types of software that meet the needs of entering and current professional education students. Individuals preparing to be licensed as teachers must demonstrate the ability to use modern technologies to enhance the learning of their students.