Information Technology Services
Wednesday March 10, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The University is transitioning from Blackboard Learn to Instructure's Canvas Learning Management System for the summer semester. Please plan to attend the session to ask your questions, learn how we reached the decision, hear the benefits to you and your students, and review the timeline. RSVP to receive the link to join.
Thursday March 11, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
If students are not turning on their microphones or cameras, we can use alternative approaches to encourage participation, including the chat, polling, breakouts, and shared documents. RSVP to receive the link to join.
Tuesday March 16, 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
VoiceThread is an interactive discussion tool that uses multimedia. You can create presentations or discussion prompts and ask students to respond using video, audio or text, which makes the tool flexible and accessible. We will demo the tool, explore possible use cases (including the grading feature), and show you how to link to a VoiceThread in Blackboard. RSVP to receive the link to join.
FSU is moving to CANVAS
The University is transitioning from Blackboard Learn to Instructure's Canvas Learning Management System for the summer 2021 semester.
Please visit the Webpage on the move to Canvas for the most up to date information.
IT Resources for Teaching and learning
Information Technology Services (ITS) worked with the Instructional Continuity Team to collect the following resources on teaching and learning.
- Are you teaching online, remote, or in the classroom? Download a list of resources.
- Visit the new Instructional Continuity Guide for Faculty for a comprehensive list.
Report incidents and submit requests online using the ITS self-service portal.
Contact the Technology Resource Center Service Desk by e-mailing email@example.com or by calling 508-215-5906. The Technology Resource Center is located in the Henry Whittemore Library - Lower Mezzanine.
Contact the Education Technology Office by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 508-626-4927. The Education Technology Office is located in Hemenway Hall, Rooms 105-109.