2014 EDUCAUSE Conference
by Donna Petherbridge & Lou Harrison From September 29 – October 2, we attended the EDUCAUSE Conference in Orlando, Florida. In addition to our attendance at the conference, our DELTA colleagues participated via a virtual conference pass and took shared […]
Reflections on the 2014 Campus Technology Conference
The 2014 Campus Technology Conference in Boston, MA, at the Hynes Convention Center began with several preconference workshops and a keynote speaker that I found engaging. All that talk about big data? Forget big data (okay, to be fair, maybe […]
Educause Conference: October 15-18, 2013
By Dr. Donna Petherbridge & Lou Harrison From October 14 – 18, 2013, we attended the Educause Conference in Anaheim, California. In addition to our attendance at the conference, our DELTA colleagues participated via a virtual conference pass and took […]
Educause Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference Reflections: January 16–18, 2013
By Dr. Donna Petherbridge & David Howard From January 16 – 18, 2013, we attended the Educause Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. The overall theme for this conference was “People, Process & Technology: IT Matters.” We came to the conference […]
DELTA Staff Showcase Innovative Instructional Technologies at Local Chapter Meeting of the ASTD
On November 30, 2012, Dr. Donna Petherbridge, Amanda Robertson, David Tredwell, Cathi Phillips and Lee Ann Gillen gave the keynote presentation at the Research Triangle chapter of the American Society of Training and Development’s (ASTD) November monthly meeting. This chapter […]
SLOAN-C Conference 2012
I attended the SLOAN-C conference, a consortium whose members are dedicated to integrating online education into the mainstream of higher education.
Office of Faculty Development Fall Workshop Opportunities
The Office of Faculty Development is excited to announce the kickoff for this semester's workshop program.
April 8 Teaching and Learning Symposium
The Office of Faculty Development will be hosting its first campus-wide Teaching and Learning Symposium (TLS) on April 8, 2011. This event will celebrate exemplary teaching at North Carolina State University. Provost Warwick Arden will be presenting university teaching awards […]
Teaching in Large Classes
From our colleagues in the Office of Faculty Development . . . If you have been involved or plan to be involved in teaching large classes, you may be especially interested in this session led by two veteran faculty: Dr. […]
Teaching Strategies for Online Group Work
As an online instructor, working with groups presents a special challenge. Problems in working with online groups are not unique, and concerns about working with student groups in both face-to-face and online environments are certainly expressed to me by other faculty. While difficult to manage at times, I am a big believer in teaming students for certain assignments, because the ability to collaborate with others and the inevitable collaboration and project management experience that comes in working with multiple individuals on an assignment are skills as valuable as the other content that students will take away from my course.