Sherry Clouser, Ed.D. Assistant Director of Learning Technologies
As the Assistant Director for Learning Technologies, Dr. Sherry Clouser is responsible for facilitating the evaluation, adoption, and ongoing support of strategic learning technologies for the University of Georgia, including the University’s learning management, media storage and streaming, and student response systems. She works closely with the CTL Director and colleagues across campus to set strategic directions for UGA in regards to learning technologies.
Sherry’s daily activities include facilitating workshops and seminars on centrally-supported learning technologies, providing individualized consultations with faculty and teaching assistants on improving instruction, particularly with technology, and general support of eLearning Commons, the University’s learning management system, Kaltura, the media storage and streaming solution, and two recommended student response systems, Top Hat and Turning Technologies. She also teaches EDHI 9040: Teaching with Technology in the College Classroom each spring.
Sherry serves on a number of UGA and University System of Georgia committees, including the eLC Planning and Support team (chair), Learning Technologies Advisory Committee (co-facilitator), UGA Student Technology Fee Advisory Committee, UGA Media Streaming Support team (co-chair), USG Digital Learning Environments Strategic Advisory Board, and GeorgiaVIEW Functional Advisory Committee.
She is also active in the Learning Technologies Consortium (past chair), a group of professionals across ten institutions. Participation in this community of practice provides opportunities to consult with colleagues on emerging technologies, develop best practices for selection and implementation of technologies, and engage in joint scholarship via conference presentations and publications. She co-edited a series of essays, Teaching with Technology 2: The Stories Continue, with G. Christopher Clark from the Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Notre Dame.
A graduate of Virginia Tech, Sherry is a fan of all things Hokie and president of the Classic City Hokies chapter of the Alumni Association in the Athens area. She is an avid knitter, corgiphile, and wife of a Georgia Tech man. He avoids her during football season.