Instructional Technologies

Sep 30, 2021

Choosing Technology Tools to Fit Your Pedagogical and Logistical Needs

DELTA Faculty Fellow Elaine Bohórquez discusses how she decides to choose instructional tools for her courses. She suggests how to make the best choice for your courses.

Sep 29, 2021

Temperature Check on Fall Semester

There is a big difference between preparing an effective online course and simply recording lectures and putting them in Moodle. We reached out to Kimberly Allen, the new associate director of academic programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS), for some insight on how this semester is going from her conversations with students and faculty. 

Sep 28, 2021

Summer Shorts Supports Faculty Exploring Instructional Technologies

The 2021 DELTA Summer Shorts brought local instructors together to share best practices for teaching with technology. Participating in online and in-person workshops, faculty were able to learn tips and tricks for teaching in-person, online, and hybrid courses, especially during a pandemic.

Sep 20, 2021

A Metamorphosis: DELTA Grant Transforms ENT 410

Through an extensive DELTA Grant, Extension Associate Terri Billeisen teamed up with DELTA experts to bring innovative learning technologies to ENT 410: Turfgrass and Ornamental Insect Pest Management, a new course launching in 2022, to help students connect with course material.

Sep 3, 2021

Using Digital Tools for Attendance and Contact Tracing at NC State

There are multiple ways to take attendance in a course using digital tools, but now with the need for contact tracing, there are more factors to consider. In this article, we provide several options to help you with this process with a focus on enterprise tools available here at NC State.

Aug 26, 2021

New and Improved: Explore the DELTA Teaching Resources Website

The DELTA Teaching Resources website has a new look and new content. Faculty will find a collection of resources written by experts to teach effectively with technology both in the classroom and online.

Aug 26, 2021

DELTA Grants Training and Development Team Receive Multiple Awards

For Associate Teaching Professor Michelle Bartlett and Lead Instructional Designer Jessica White, a DELTA Grant partnership leads to two awards at the Distance Learning Administration 2021 Conference.

Aug 20, 2021

Face-to-Face Teaching During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Some Practical Advice for Fall Classes

NC State is back to face-to-face. Professor Marsha Gordon shares what she learned during the first week of classes.

Aug 13, 2021

All Hands on Deck: Bringing Panopto to NC State

In a hugely collaborative effort, DELTA worked with university partners during 2020 and 2021 to bring Panopto, NC State's new video management system, to campus. Learn more about how they made it possible.

Aug 2, 2021

Looking Back on a Wicked Summer

Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions brought together incoming first-year and transfer students for an engaging course on Global Change and an exciting introduction to the NC State learning community. Check out some highlights from the course and find out how you can incorporate the material in your teaching.