Faculty

Apr 15, 2020

Introducing the New Quick Start Course Shell for Moodle

DELTA announces a new ‘Quick Start’ course shell for Moodle. The shell, developed by the Course Quality Program at NC State, benefits instructors by providing a quick and easy framework to design an online course and benefits students by offering clear navigation and consistent course design. 

Apr 2, 2020

Remote Teaching and Assessment: Some Considerations and Concerns for Exam Monitoring and Online Testing

As we’ve embarked on an unprecedented journey to quickly pivot our campus classes into remote learning experiences, many questions have arisen (and continue to arise) about how to ensure the integrity of our academic environment. Read these considerations and concerns for exam monitoring and online testing.

Apr 2, 2020

Zoom Security and Privacy

There have been a number of concerns in our community about the access, security and privacy of using Zoom on campus. Read more about how Zoom is proactively addressing concerns.

Mar 19, 2020

Top 5 Tips for Using Zoom Meetings

Check out these tips and tricks to help you navigate Zoom meetings like a pro. Zoom can help facilitate communication, collaboration and help build a sense of community in the online environment.

Mar 16, 2020

DELTA is Here to Help

In light of the campus transition to online instruction, we want to let you know we are here for you. We've gathered tips, resources and training opportunities together in one place.

Mar 11, 2020

Tips from Faculty for Quickly Preparing to Teach Online

Check out this article for firsthand tips from faculty on how to quickly prepare to teach online. They have provided insight on teaching in Zoom, adding existing content online, using available learning technologies to communicate with students, making videos of labs, and more.

Mar 10, 2020

How We Think Before We Do: DELTA Explores Sound Design for Immersive Ed

At DELTA, we are constantly exploring, researching and testing the latest in immersive technology and its role in teaching and learning. We want to share what we've learned along the way.

Mar 4, 2020

The Pathway Toward Quality Assurance

A new group of NC State faculty members are on their way to Quality Matters course certification through completion of the Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP). This cohort will work to make improvements to their online or blended courses and continue raising the bar for quality online education at NC State.

Mar 4, 2020

OFD and DELTA Facilitating Academic Continuity Workshop

The Office of Faculty Development and DELTA are teaming up to offer a new workshop focused on academic continuity planning beginning March 11, 2020. All sessions will be held online in Zoom.

Feb 27, 2020

DELTA-Con Set for April 24, Register Now

DELTA-Con, now in its fourth year, is NC State’s annual unconference bringing together faculty, staff and graduate students from across local higher ed institutions. Join us April 24 for the discussion-based event to share your insights, network with peers and discover the latest in academic technology and innovation.