May 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

Zendesk will continue to serve as a hub for all resources and requests for faculty and administration. Faculty, staff, and students in need of any type of support or event support/coordination, are encouraged to reach out via Zendesk by submitting requests or speaking with a member from the Instructional Support team. The toll-free phone number is 844-654-9872. The hours of operation for Instructional Support are … Continue reading May 2021: Instructional Support – Program and Faculty Resources

May 2021: OCI – Professional Development and Training

Online Student Technology Training for Summer 2021During the last three weeks of May, the Online Support and Academic Technology team will offer “Online Student Technology Training” every Friday at 12 PM, ET. These one-hour sessions cover basic educational technologies used in online and HyFlex courses and will enable students to ask questions regarding specific tools and/or troubleshoot technical issues with expert help from an Online … Continue reading May 2021: OCI – Professional Development and Training

May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

May updates for Faculty Development include: We hosted faculty panel discussions on teaching effectively in the HyFlex modality. Special thanks to our panelists Steve Safier, Eleni Vrana, and Chris Straw.  We facilitated workshops on adapting courses for HyFlex instruction for new HyFlex faculty.  We offered a series of workshops related to successful online instruction. The workshops covered strategies for promoting learning in online environments, methods … Continue reading May 2021: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

May 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

Instructional Support continues to operate, providing support to MS programs and SPS administrators via Zendesk and Zendesk Talks. Instructional Support is back on campus and also overseeing the Video Assistants and their faculty support. Should you have any questions in person, we are located in Lewisohn 214 from 8am – 7pm. Continue reading May 2021: Instructional Support – MS Program Support

May 2021: OCI – Academic Technology

Educational Technologies at SPSThe Online Support and Academic Technology team provides training and support for a wide range of educational technology tools used in online, hybrid, and HyFlex courses, including tools for: Web conferencing and video Learner engagement Assessment and academic integrity Computing and data science All of the tools in our technology “stack” have been vetted by CUIT’s Security and Risk Management team so … Continue reading May 2021: OCI – Academic Technology