January 2022: OCI – Professional Development and Training

Updates for Professional Development and Training include: We have seen a significant increase in registration and attendance to our Faculty Educational Technology trainings for January! This is great news and the best way for our instructors to prepare for the two week remote learning period, as well as any courses running in an online/hybrid/HyFlex modality. This will also help reduce the number of helpdesk requests … Continue reading January 2022: OCI – Professional Development and Training

January 2022: Certificate & Visiting Students

Summer Session 2022The Certificate & Visiting Students team continues to prepare for the upcoming Summer Session. We now have over 300 sections mounted to the Directory of Courses and are working with departments to assign instructors to these courses. Last week, a general Summer Session Information Session was held, which had over one hundred prospective students in attendance. Our next Information Session will be held … Continue reading January 2022: Certificate & Visiting Students

January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

Updates for Faculty Development include: We held our Spring 2022 Faculty Welcome Event on Jan 13 for both new and returning faculty. Over 180 faculty and staff were in attendance. At the event faculty were provided with key updates from school leadership, and a keynote address was given by Todd Zakrajsek, an internationally recognized pedagogical expert. Todd’s keynote covered key foundational principles of learning as … Continue reading January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Development

January 2022: OCI – Academic Technology

Please be aware that the Online Support and Academic Technology team has made an effort to schedule Zoom Class Sessions for ALL Spring 2022 SPS courses on behalf of the instructor in an attempt to make the Remote Start to Spring Semester smoother. You will find access to your respective scheduled classes under the “Zoom Class Sessions” page on the left navigation of your Canvas … Continue reading January 2022: OCI – Academic Technology

January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement

In early 2022 we will launch the Faculty Photo Project, a Communications initiatives focused on faculty have continued to increase, thus necessitating new and additional faculty images to support these efforts. This campaign will also assist SPS in highlighting our efforts to a return-to-campus mindset post-COVID. Continue reading January 2022: Faculty Affairs – Faculty Engagement