Pack Hacks for Faculty: Compassion and Understanding in Online Teaching and Learning
This month, Angie Smith, associate teaching professor in the Department of Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development in the College of Education, provides insight into adjusting to online teaching and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A New Strategy for DELTA Grants Outreach
In fiscal year 2019-2020, Senior Instructional Designer Cathi Dunnagan launched a targeted outreach strategy to share information about DELTA Grants across NC State.
OpenStax Partnership Drives Equitable Learning with Free, Peer-Reviewed Textbooks
Faculty and students who have participated in NC State’s OpenStax Institutional Partnership Program reflect on the impact of free, peer-reviewed textbooks on creating equitable learning environments.
Batting 1000: Feed Milling Awarded Third DELTA Grant
It’s grants, not baseball, but the NC State Feed Mill Education Unit’s power hitters, Associate Professor Adam Fahrenholz and Area Specialized Agent Marissa Herchler, are batting a thousand. Since 2018, Fahrenholz and Herchler have applied to the DELTA Grants program three times. Every time, their application was accepted. In a year filled with challenges, the new grant was some of the best news they’d had in a while.
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Jill Anderson
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of work. Jill Anderson is an instructional technologist with a background in advising students and a love for the outdoors.
DELTA Explores On-Location Photoscanning
As part of our new DELTA Explores series, we’re sharing how we research, test and explore the latest in immersive technology and its role in teaching and learning — how we Think before we Do. Immersive Media Developer Stephen Waddell shares a few 3D models captured through photoscanning at William B. Umstead State Park.
New OCIP Cohort Raises the Bar for Online Education
In a time when online course quality is critical, this group of faculty is dedicating their time and efforts to making improvements to their courses to earn official Quality Matters (QM) certification.
DELTA LearnTech YouTube Channel Provides On-Demand Resources
Looking for support at your fingertips? The DELTA LearnTech YouTube channel contains a variety of how-to videos on learning technology tools as well as strategies for using those tools effectively. Videos are always being updated, so be sure to subscribe to the channel for alerts.
NC State Faculty Teach Creatively with PlayPosit
PlayPosit transforms instructional videos into engaging, interactive learning tools, and many faculty members are developing unique and creative ways to use the technology in their teaching. Hear from four faculty members about how they innovate with PlayPosit.
DELTA Welcomes 2020-2021 Faculty Fellows
DELTA is excited to welcome five new Faculty Fellows for the 2020-2021 cycle. Michelle Bartlett, Lina Battestilli, Elaine Bohorquez, Christine Cranford and Julianne Treme will partner with DELTA to share teaching with technology best practices through a variety of activities. The five new Fellows will join Annette Moore who is continuing her grant from the 2019-2020 academic year.