Stories From Feb 2019

Feb 26, 2019

Confirming Commitment to Online Course Quality through Quality Matters

The Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP) has a new cohort of faculty who will work to make improvements to their online courses to meet the nationally recognized standards of the Quality Matters organization. Meet the new group of dedicated faculty members committed to providing quality online teaching and learning.

Feb 19, 2019

Who’s Behind WolfWare? Governance Structure Creates Transparency, Efficiency

WolfWare is a big part of the NC State community and it takes active participation and collaboration from faculty and DELTA staff to keep our academic learning technologies relevant and efficient to positively impact student success.

Feb 18, 2019

DELTA Staff Share Flipped Learning Strategies at 2019 UNC System Student Success Conference

Three DELTA staff members presented their work on flipped learning models at the 2019 UNC Student Success Conference. Jakia Salam, Yan Shen and Chris Willis shared some of their key takeaways from the conference.

Feb 13, 2019

Moodle Feature Allows Student Access Beyond Semester Dates

NC State instructors can now allow specific students to access their Moodle courses outside of the normal semester availability dates by requesting a special role for the student called "Extended Access." This role can be used to resolve incomplete grades.

Feb 11, 2019

Trees That Teach

You could learn about urban trees from a textbook. Or, your class could get outside to Think and Do. Through a Critical Path Course Redesign grant, DELTA staff members teamed up with Introduction to Environmental Science instructor Steph Jeffries to develop instructional and data collection materials for students to learn about campus trees.