Join the 2017-2018 Educational Technology Teaching Fellows program
Posted June 26, 2017
The Educational Technology Teaching Fellows (ETTF) program at Northwestern University is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. Dedicated to exploring blended learning...
Checklist for the Beginning of the Quarter
Posted June 19, 2017
As you prepare your summer quarter Canvas courses, here’s a simple checklist to review. (This is a repost from a previous quarter.) Do students have...
Connecting with People and Ideas
Posted April 17, 2017
Last week, I attended an Educause Connect conference in downtown Chicago. Connect conferences are highly interactive and relatively small (only a couple hundred people...
Reflections on the Educause Annual Conference
Posted November 18, 2016
This year I attended the Educause Annual Conference, which is focused on IT professionals in higher ed. With over 4,000 attendees, it provides ample...
Northwestern students own lots of tech
Posted November 17, 2016
Northwestern students own lots (and lots) of technology: 98% own two or more internet-capable devices 48% own three or more internet-capable devices They own...
Join us at TEACHx
Posted April 15, 2016
Northwestern Information Technology Faculty Support Services (FSS) is proud to present TEACHx, a free one-day event for instructors on Monday, May 16. It’s on the...
April 20: Innovation in Teaching
Posted April 14, 2016
Announcing: Innovation in Teaching at the Garage Time: April 20, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Place: The Garage Register Gad Allon, Professor of Managerial Economics and Decision...
Randy Bass and the Learning Ecosystem
Posted March 15, 2016
Randy Bass is a luminary in the world of educational technologies. He has been a thought leader from the earliest glimmer of interest in...
EdTech Teaching Fellows Program
Posted February 29, 2016
This year, we’re building on Canvas. To support creativity and innovation in teaching and learning through the incorporation of educational technologies as part of the...
Northwestern students want MORE!
Posted August 17, 2015
What do students want? In their responses to a recent Educause survey on student use of technology, 220 Northwestern students answered a question asking “what...