Increasing Universal Design for Learning: Perspective from a Faculty Fellow
Teaching Assistant Professor and DELTA Faculty Fellow Melissa Ramirez shares how her early educational experiences paved the way for her teaching philosophy today. She outlines three steps to help instructors increase Universal Design for Learning in their courses.
May 2019 Mediasite Administrator Update
May 2019 Maintenance Window DELTA Major maintenance of DELTA systems take place from Tuesday May 13 through Saturday May 18, 2019. Service disruptions could occur at any time during the maintenance window. Updates post to SysNews. Mediasite.wolfware transitions May 2019 […]
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Monica Smith
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA Staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Monica Smith is a Social Media Specialist for Online and Distance Education and promotes online and distance education courses across a variety of social media platforms. Smith enjoys fitness and spending time with her husband and puppy.
New Round of Quality Matters-Certified Courses
Congratulations to our second group of faculty for confirming their commitment to online course quality. In one short year, NC State has added 12 Quality Matters-certified courses to its curriculum through the Online Course Improvement Program.
Textile Archive Design Application: Bridging History and the Future of Textile Design
Exploratory Grants let you match your creativity with our resources to create groundbreaking new technologies. Learn how Professor Traci Lamar and a multidisciplinary team of DELTA staff members combined forces to bring a colorful collection of textile patterns back into NC State classrooms.
Submit a Proposal for Summer Shorts 2019
Want to share your innovative online teaching strategies? Submit a session proposal for DELTA’s Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies for our face-to-face (Aug. 12) and/or online (Aug. 13) days! Proposals are due by May 31. Check out this article for an overview of this year's Summer Shorts schedule.
DELTA Grants Make a Difference: Redesigning Critical Computer Science Courses
Is your large enrollment or critical path course in need of a redesign? We have a solution. Critical Path Course Redesign grants are available to transform the learning experience. See how we’ve redesigned a series of courses in the Department of Computer Science to impact student success.
What’s New in Moodle 3.6?
To stay updated with Moodle, check out the recent changes in Moodle 3.6 for courses starting Summer of 2019 and beyond. While most of the functionality is the same, there are a number of changes implemented in order to improve the user experience. Attend our What’s New in Moodle workshop if you’d like to see the changes in action.
Four DELTA Staff Members Receive 2019 Provost’s Unit Award for Excellence
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost honored DELTA staff members Jonathan Champ, Lou Harrison, Alexis Simison and Bethanne Tobey each with an Award for Excellence for their extraordinary commitment and contribution to DELTA and the larger NC State community.
DELTA-Con Set for May 3, Register Now
Our annual unconference is now a standalone event held May 3. Engage with your higher ed colleagues in this discussion-driven day where participants determine the agenda. DELTA-Con is a place to connect, share and inspire. Slots are filling fast, secure your spot now!