WolfWare News: August 2020
The latest WolfWare News compiled to help you make effective use of WolfWare for your fall courses. Check out support articles, on-demand resources, WolfWare training and the most recent updates to Moodle.
Perk Up Your Course Announcements: 5 Tips for Enhancing the Faculty-Student Connection
Weekly announcements from a course instructor help establish a faculty-student connection, which leads to gains in student understanding and the overall online course experience. We're sharing some tips to make announcements in your online course with the Moodle Announcements Forum.
DELTA Faculty Fellow Finds Success in Online Instruction
Associate Teaching Professor Annette Moore transitioned two courses online this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. She found success by learning new skills and adjusting her teaching to be effective at a distance.
Save the Date for DELTA’s Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies
DELTA's annual Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies will be held online Friday, July 31 through Tuesday, Aug. 4. Registration begins Monday, June 15. More details regarding the times, sessions and topics of this year’s program will be available as soon as possible.
DELTA Summer Workshops: Effectively Teach Online
DELTA is offering weekly workshops throughout the summer to help you continue to navigate the shift to remote instruction. We’ll cover the tools, techniques and strategies you need to effectively teach online.
DELTA Instructional Technologists Share Tips for Teaching Online
This summer will feel different for NC State instructors and students as all courses move online. DELTA's Instructional Technology Training team is sharing their favorite tools and techniques for online instruction to help faculty make the transition and give students an engaging summer of learning.
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.
What’s New in Moodle 3.8?
DELTA recently performed the annual Moodle upgrade to version 3.8 for courses starting in the Summer of 2020. While most of the functionality is the same, there are a number of changes implemented in order to improve the user experience. Check them out!
WolfWare News: April 2020
Dear Colleagues, Here is your latest WolfWare news, compiled to help you make the most effective use of WolfWare for both continuity and getting ready for summer and fall. Remote Teaching The go.ncsu.edu/keepteaching is a great resource to help you […]
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.