DELTA Grants: From Challenge to Solution
Assistant Teaching Professor Nicola Singletary and Associate Teaching Professor and Program Coordinator of Counselor Education Angela Smith share their experiences with DELTA Grants. This spring, DELTA is offering the following types of grants: Faculty Fellows, Course Improvement, Critical Path, Course Design and Exploratory Grants.
Changes for DELTA’s Media Production Services
DELTA’s Media Production Services has a new organizational structure with new team names! The new unit name — Enterprise Digital Media — and structure allows DELTA’s professional resources to better support the university and reflect the scope of new technologies.
Accessibility Tip: Course File Alternative Formats
NEW! Easily Access Alternative Formats for Course Files To help ensure equal access to files for all members of our diverse student population, NC State has acquired a license to SensusAccess, a “one-stop self-service, alternate media and document remediation service […]
Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow Kyle Bunds
Associate Professor Kyle Bunds will work with DELTA and NC State University Libraries to promote Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technology use in the classroom. As a DELTA Faculty Fellow, he will facilitate the technology selection process for instructors and students.
What’s New in Moodle?
Want to learn tips and tricks to use in Moodle? Features such as “jump-to-top” and “gradebook user report” are featured in this article by Instructional Technologist Kerri Brown Parker. There are no major updates this year, and you can now request Moodle courses for the 2023 summer and fall semesters.
Does My Course Content Need a Change?
This spring, DELTA is offering the following types of grants: Faculty Fellows, Course Improvement, Critical Path, Course Design and Exploratory Grants. Each grant includes an award stipend that allows you to foster student success by creating/improving course content organization and delivery.
Teaching Tech Tip: Using the Panopto Table of Contents to Reduce Cognitive Load
Help students focus on your content and achieve learning goals by reducing their cognitive load! For example, if you use lecture videos in your instruction, try creating them in Panopto or uploading them to Panopto. Then, use linked time stamps […]
DELTA Instructional Consultation: What’s it Like?
If you need guidance on course design, teaching strategies or instructional tools, DELTA can help. These brainstorming sessions are designed to discover the optimal approach for your course content creation, organization and delivery. DELTA experts can help you at any point in the process!
Accessibility Tip: Formatting Headings
Headings provide information about the organizational structure for screen readers and sighted users alike. Sighted users and screen readers both skim through a document looking for the relevant sections and properly formatted headings are what makes this possible. Making text […]
LearnTech Implements Knowledge-Centered Service Approach to Enhance Self-Service Offerings
The Instructional Technology Support (IST) team revamped its process for creating and publishing knowledge articles to enhance self-service resources for faculty and staff. In addition, a new Knowledge-Centered Service (KCS) channel exists in the DELTA Slack workspace to expand the reach beyond the LearnTech team across campus.