Preparation is the Key to a Successful Semester
As you prepare for the start of the fall 2021 semester, DELTA's Interim Vice Provost Donna Petherbridge invites faculty, staff and students to reflect on the past year and think about what you wish to keep and let go as you step back into the classroom, whether face-to-face or online.
Elaine Bohórquez Named as a Finalist for Top Hat’s Most Innovative Educator
In March 2020, Elaine Bohórquez was chosen as a finalist for Top Hat's Most Innovative Educator Award. Top Hat is NC State's enterprise-level student engagement tool. We caught up with Bohórquez to discuss her path to the nomination.
Tips for Engaging Your Students from DELTA Instructional Designers
As NC State instructors dive into remote instruction, it may feel harder to connect with your students than it did in person. DELTA's skilled instructional designers are sharing their favorite tools and techniques to promote student engagement and meaningful interactions in online courses.
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.
Online, 30-Minute Teaching with Tech Workshops
Join us for 30-minute, online workshops about teaching with technology tools and best practices such as tips for online grading and new features of Top Hat. All workshops are held in Zoom at noon.
A Roundup of Top Hat New Features
Director of Instructional Support Services Stacy Gant shares her favorite new features and enhancements to the teaching tool, Top Hat. From improved editing of slides to a new gradebook, see how the improvements can benefit your teaching.
WolfWare News: January 2020
Check out our latest WolfWare News to learn more about the recent updates to our learning technologies to help you make the most effective use of WolfWare tools in your courses. Reserve space for your Spring courses now.
WolfWare News: August 2019
Check out our latest WolfWare News to learn more about the recent updates to our learning technologies to help you make the most effective use of WolfWare tools in your courses. Explore the new features available and start creating your fall Moodle course now.
DELTA Ushers In Open Educational Resources at NC State
DELTA and Top Hat Marketplace have collaborated on a completed pilot program to introduce open educational resources at NC State, lowering the cost and increasing the quality of textbooks for students.
Takeaways from Engage 2018
The 2nd annual Engage conference was held in Chicago in late October 2018. Yiling Chappelow, Stacy Gant, Lou Harrison and David Howard attended the conference to learn more about the Top Hat platform, meet users and Top Hat executives, and hear about the future direction of the company and their software.