Count on DELTA in 2021
As the university continues to employ a mix of in-person, hybrid and online learning for the upcoming spring semester, DELTA is here to listen, to support and to help you create the best teaching and learning environment possible. Here are some helpful resources to make your spring the best it can be.
Panopto Features to Get Excited About: Moodle and Zoom Integrations
We've gathered some of Panopto's most exciting video management features that will soon be at your disposal along with materials to help you when you start using them. To start, we're looking at how Panopto works with Moodle and Zoom.
10 Tips to Prepare Your Students for a Successful Spring
Looking for ways to support your students ahead of the spring semester? Our DELTA Faculty Fellows and staff have compiled their tips for creating a class that promotes effective learning outcomes and student well-being.
Prep for Panopto: New Video Management System Coming May 2021
Panopto will replace Mediasite as NC State's enterprise video management system in May 2021. The leading video platform for higher education, Panopto provides a number of exciting features to meet the needs of NC State students, faculty and staff.
Fostering Deeper Discussions using Zoom Breakout Rooms
Student-to-student interaction is important for student learning as well as student well-being and persistence. Breakout Rooms in Zoom offer great opportunities for student-to-student interaction and help create a richer online learning experience.
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.
DELTA Explores Working with Spatial Audio for Distance Education
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.
Tips to Create Your Own Instructional Media From Home
As more people turn to podcasts and videos to engage with students and colleagues at a distance, DELTA staff members are sharing tips to help you navigate the technology behind instructional media and develop powerful learning materials on your own.
Faster and Better: Instructional Media Production’s Year in Review
With innovative technologies, refined workflows and extensive upgrades, Instructional Media Production got "faster and better" at delivering high-quality multimedia to support NC State students and faculty in fiscal year 2019-2020.
Bringing Interaction to Instructional Videos with PlayPosit
PlayPosit is an interactive video editing tool helping educators make the most out of instructional videos with embedded questions, learning objectives and more. Effective Aug. 1, all NC State faculty members will have complete and free access to use PlayPosit in their fall 2020 courses.