DELTA’s Planning and Assessment Team Positively Impacts Student Success
DELTA's Planning and Assessment team makes a broad impact across DELTA and the university. With a focus on Online and Distance Education programs, student and faculty support, DELTA Grants projects and research, the planning and assessment team works to make data-driven decisions for promoting student success.
DELTA Updates Its Learning Analytics Annotated Bibliography
DELTA’s Coordinator for Learning Analytics and Assessment Chris Willis, updated the annotated bibliography as a resource for faculty.
Enhancing Self-Regulation for the Online Learner
Research has shown that key variables for success in an online course include motivation (e.g., goal orientation, self-efficacy), utilizing learning strategies (e.g., metacognitive strategies), and resource management (e.g., time management, help seeking) (Cho & Kim, 2013). While some students may […]
DELTA Grant Leads to Student Presentations at Symposium
Three posters at the symposium highlighted scholarship of teaching and learning projects funded by a DELTA Exploratory Grant.
Take-Aways from the 2014 SACSCOC Annual Meeting
The 2014 SACSCOC Annual Meeting was held in Nashville, Tennessee, from December 6-9, 2014. Up to 4,500 attendees were from across the Southern Region and 1,100 of us were first-time attendees. Like other new attendees at the conference, I was […]
Have You Seen Your Video Stats?
Are you flipping your class? Teaching online? Putting additional resources online? As we use video more and more to supplement and drive our courses, tools that allow us to see what our students are watching–and if they’re watching–can help us […]
DELTA Spotlights Successful Use of Educational Games, Social Media and Mobile Learning
With so many social media platforms, so many mobile formats, and so many gaming options out there, where does an innovative online instructor begin? That was the central question addressed this month by a team of DELTA new media developers […]
Learning Analytics in Higher Education: An Annotated Bibliography
Just as big data has become big business in industries from marketing to medicine, so too has it found a place in higher education. Companies use the “data exhaust” we leave in our wake as we traverse the World Wide […]
LCR Assessment Reports
The DELTA Large Course Redesign (LCR) Pilot Grants program has been providing monetary and staff resources for faculty who are redesigning large-enrollment undergraduate courses at NCSU. Four courses were targeted for the first round of DELTA LCR Pilot Grant funding […]