About Us

Our Mission

The Instructional Technology and Resource Center (INTERESC) provides support to faculty in the utilization and integration of technology in the curriculum. INTERESC staff provide assistance in design of instructional materials, but not limited to: 

  • Video, multimedia, and Internet-based programs such as streaming video and video conferencing
  • Consult with students, faculty, and staff in selecting computer hardware, software, and audiovisual equipment
  • Manage KSOEHD computerized classrooms and laboratories 
  • Provides technical support for the Human Development Center. 

INTERESC also houses the NASA Educator Resource Center (ERC) and offer NASA workshop for educators at no cost.  

Contact | (559)-278-0377

For more information about INTERESC and the NASA ERC, please contact: interesc@mail.fresnostate.edu or (559)-278-0377. 

Our Vision

INTERESC aims to provide an advanced technological environment giving students, faculty and administration a ubiquitous access to communications and knowledge resource linkages to the local, regional, national and international communities within the framework of teaching, research and services.    

Hours of Operation

SpringMonday - Thursday 8am - 9pm

             Friday: 8am - 5pm

Summer: Monday  - Friday:  8am - 5pm 

Fall:      Monday - Thursday 8am - 9pm

             Friday: 8am - 5pm

Location

Instructional Technology Resource Center (INTERESC)

Room 420 (4th Floor)

Kremen School of Education and Human Development

5005 N Maple Ave MS ED1, Fresno, CA 93740

Kremen Education Building

 

Services and Resources

For Faculty

Computer Classrooms (ED 157, 165 ,169)

The design of these tech advanced, highly interactive computer classrooms truly encourages student-centered learning. 

  • Each of these classrooms is equipped with six Epson interactive projectors located around the room and dedicated to pods with six computers each. The 30 iMacs are evenly distributed on five tables and there are five Apple TVs that allow minoring from each computer in the room. 
  • Students can share their desktop or any iOS device with any of the project around the room. 
  • Airplay permits projections and sounds sharing, teacher and students can share video and audio projects with the class. There's a movable table with casters and a bracket for an iPad that allows the instructor to move around, share resources and application, and facilitate the students’ works. 
  • The controller at the station facilities management and sharing of the projectors, flat display, and sound. 
  • The wall controllers allow each pod to select Airplay when a student needs to display their desktop on any of the screen in the room. 

For assistance call (559)-278-0377

 

TV & Media Production Studio

 A fully-equipped studio capable of producing high-quality content to meet your classroom or promotional needs.

Have an idea for a video?

Contact Alex Johnson - alexjohnson@mail.fresnostate.edu or (559)-278-0251

View an example of our work below:

 

 

 

 

Checkout Technology Equipment

If you are interested in checking out equipment, please visit ED Room 420.

We have equipment available for checkout that includes MacBooks, iPads, Projectors, and more...

Full List of Equipment

Need help setting up and operating your equipment?

Equipment Tutorials 

 


For assistance call (559)-278-0377

Resources from Center for Faculty Excellence

Get Help from INTERESC

  • Please fill out this form if services are not listed above

For Students

Course-based Basic Computer Skills Support

  • Schedule: Mon - Thu: 12-1pm, 4-9pm

  • Location: ED 420 

  • Skills/areas covered: Google apps, iMovie, Mac user tips, Zoom.

Note 1: Students who need help should come with (a) specific question(s)/problem. 

Printing Services (ED420)

 

Computer Lab (ED420)

 

NASA For Educators

About NASA for Educators

The purpose of the NASA Educator Resource Center (ERC) is to help teachers learn about and use NASA's educational resources. The centers provide educators with inservice and preservice training, demonstrations, and access to NASA instructional products. They are located on or near NASA Field Centers, museums, colleges, or other nonprofit organizations. For more information contact our Instructional Technology and Resource Center (INTERESC) at 559.278.0377. - Click here for more information

NASA Workshops

Workshops are offered during the Fall and Spring semesters

Click here for additional information

NASA Resources at ED 420

 Free NASA materials inside!

nasa MAterials

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 For Students

Can I reload my student ID or Bulldog Bucks card at INTERESC?

No, unfortunately the nearest reload station is on the first floor of the Henry Madden Library.

Are we allowed to eat in INTERESC?

No food or drinks are allowed.

What does INTERESC stand for?

Instructional Technology & Resource Center

 Am I able to print at INTERESC?

Yes, there is a printer available for all students it only prints in black and white and single sided.

 

For Faculty

How do I go about reserving a smart classroom?

The easiest way to reserve a computer classroom would be by e-mailing Dr. Phan.

 Am I able to use the material in room 400?

 Yes, the material is available for all faculty and credential students.

What are your hours?

 We are open from 8-8 Monday- Thursday and 8-5 on Fridays.

How long am I able to check out equipment for?

The duration of your checkout varies and depends on the equipment. Typically equipment can be checked out for a couple weeks at a time and an extension on a checkout can be requested.

 

Can I checkout equipment on behalf of my students?

 This type of checkout needs to be approved by Dr. Phan prior to the equipment pick up. If approved the faculty member needs to understand that they will be held liable in the case that the equipment is not returned or is damaged. 

 

Classroom Schedules

 To make reservations, please contact Trang Phan - tphan@mail.fresnostate.edu

 

 

Phone Numbers To Request Assistance:

Classroom Support

Room ED 420

559-278-0377

Equipment Checkout

Room ED 420

559-278-0377

TV/Media Production

Room ED 415

alexjohnson@mail.fresnostate.edu

559-278-0251

Technology Classroom Reservations

tphan@csufresno.edu

559-278-0377

Computer Support

Room ED 174

manuels@csufresno.edu

559-278-0380

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