Spring 2013 Educational Technology Workshop Series

Please join the Instructional Design team on Tuesdays from 1-2pm for our hands-on workshop series. We designed this series to help faculty and staff leverage the tools available at La Salle University. If you find that these sessions aren’t at a convenient time for you, or if you’d like to explore a topic not included […]

7 Effective Practices for Online Educators

If you are currently teaching an online or hybrid class or if you want to transition your course online, consider these seven tips that can help increase learning effectiveness in the online environment. The following practices are just a few of many that can be found on the Sloan-C Effective Practices website.

Building a Mobile-Friendly Blackboard Course: Part 2

In the first part of this blog post, we looked at: Questions to consider when designing your course to be mobile-friendly Communicating your expectations related to mobile access to your students Building and organizing your course content so that it can be accessed from Blackboard’s mobile app In this post, we’ll review a few more […]

Building a Mobile-Friendly Blackboard Course: Part 1

As we discussed in our introduction to the Blackboard mobile app, this app is a resource that students and instructors can choose to purchase to gain access to many Blackboard features and tools from their mobile devices. Key Questions Before building or altering your course so that it is mobile-friendly, you may want to start […]

An Introductory Video on Flipping Your Class

You may have recently read or heard a lot about “flipping the class.” The basic idea behind flipping your class is presenting some content to your students outside of class time (often through recorded audio or videos). As a result, you can spend your in-class time together working on activities that allow your students to […]