Tips and Tricks for Exploring Lightboard
Are you thinking about using Lightboard in your new course? Does the glass board with glowing writing leave you intrigued? Check out these tips and tricks from DELTA staff to help you learn Lightboard best practices and get started!
Robinson Recognized as Finalist for Enterprise Video Awards
DELTA’s Mobile Media Producer Jeff Robinson was recently recognized as a finalist in the 2017 Enterprise Video Awards hosted by the Sonic Foundry Mediasite Conference titled Unleash17. Robinson worked with Mediasite Video Platform to show three different views of the interferometer used in labs at NC State.
A Work in Progress: Virtual Field Trips for BIO 181
A team of DELTA staff and Biology faculty Miriam Ferzli, Lisa Paciulli and Betty Black are working to immerse students in field-based experiences where they find and observe organisms in their natural habitats as part of Introductory Biology: Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity (BIO 181).
Creative Course Redesigns Benefit Students
Faculty members continually seek ways to solve instructional challenges and increase the effectiveness of course activities. But it’s difficult to find creative solutions without adequate time and resources. Faculty also face the urgent need to improve passing rates for classes […]
2016-2017 DELTA Grants Proposal Submissions Accepted March 28-May 6
Are you a faculty member who has a great idea to engage your students with no assistance to get it done? Or are you seeking funding to develop or improve a course with the latest technologies or research-based best practices? […]
An Overview of ELI 2015
By Ashley Grantham with co-authors Emily Ligon and Yan Shen. Dan Dunnagan, Cathi Dunnagan, Amanda Robertson, Chrissie Van Hoever, and Steve Bader also contributed. In February, I had the opportunity to attend the ELI Annual Meeting in Anaheim, California along […]
Course Redesign—Annotated Bibliography: What is Course Redesign?
Colleges and universities continue to juggle challenges associated with national and local attention to improving student access, student retention, and student achievement while maximizing graduation rates in higher education. The increasing enrollments in college courses are requiring professors to adopt […]
DELTA Now Accepting Proposals for 2014 DELTA Grants!
Have an innovative idea for course development or redesign? DELTA is now accepting proposals for this year’s DELTA Grants, a competitive awards program that provides funding and DELTA personnel support to NC State faculty and staff for the planning, design […]
DELTA Annual Report Now Available Online!
Want to learn more about what’s happening at DELTA? The DELTA Annual Report 2012-2013 is now available online! DELTA staff collaborated this year to create a full online report, developed as a responsive micro-site in HTML5 using the Bootstrap framework. Inside the […]
Campus Partners Bring Diversity to DELTA Workshops & Seminars
This semester, DELTA has once again partnered with NC State faculty and staff members from several departments to provide a diverse selection of free workshops and seminars. These campus partners will share their expertise and experience on a variety of topics related to teaching and learning with technology, including online course development, course accessibility, social media use and small group collaboration.