Copyright and Fair Use: Compliance Guidelines for Faculty

January 31st, 2013 |
Written by: Emily Brozovic
Reduce your legal liability by better understanding how to interpret and apply copyright law to teaching, research, and scholarship. Read more...

LearnDash - Could WordPress be a viable LMS?

January 28th, 2013 |
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About five years ago, I had some kind friends help me to see the benefits of using Wordpress as a platform for blogging and web design. I continue to find the interface of Wordpress to be intuitive compared to other content management systems. The powerful plugins are also robust with an active developer community.  Read more...

Conversion Labs: Helping You Migrate Courses from ANGEL to Desire2Learn

January 17th, 2013 |
Written by: Emily Brozovic
  D2L Conversion Labs will be held around campus to provide instructors with a hands-on course conversion experience to facilitate smoother transitions to Desire2Learn (D2L). Conversion labs are held through MSU IT Services and co-sponsored by the Office of Faculty and Organizational Development. Read more...

EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting: Advancing the Next Generation of Learning

January 14th, 2013 |
February 4-6, 2013 /  Webinar hosted at Wills House Read more...

2012 Recap

December 28th, 2012 |
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2012 was an exciting and eventful year in the office of Learning Design and Technology. As always, we have enjoyed deploying our instructional design, creative and faculty development services in collaboration with MSU faculty and staff. Read more...

Lilly Seminar on REAL Classrooms with Christopher Brooks

December 10th, 2012 |
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On October 23th, F&OD and LearnDAT partnered together to host Dr. Christopher Brooks for a Lilly Seminar on the topic of REAL Classrooms (Rooms for Engaged and Active Learning). Dr. Brooks is a Research Fellow in the Office of Information Technology at the University of Minnesota and has done extensive research on the topic of Active Learning Classrooms (ALCs).  Read more...