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  • USM OnTrack Update: Labster will be *NO COST* to Students

    Take Advantage of this Virtual Resource in your Fall Course!
    USM OnTrack is now providing a system-wide site license for all USM institutions for Labster. As a result, it will NOT be necessary to charge students the $45/course fee. The upgraded...
    Posted: July 16, 2020 10:45 AM
  • USM Sponsoring Access to Labster Virtual Lab Environment

    Learn more about Simulations for Lab-Based Courses
    USM OnTrack is providing faculty training and inter-institutional coordination of resources to explore the use of virtual reality technologies by Labster for use in lab-based courses. Virtual...
    Posted: June 29, 2020 10:30 AM
  • USM to Convene Summit on Adaptive Tools for Online Courses

    Learn about the ins and outs of adaptive courseware on 7/16!
    The USM Kirwan Center for Academic Innovation is hosting a day-long virtual summit to introduce participants to the ins and outs of adaptive courseware. Sessions will include lessons learned from...
    Posted: June 23, 2020 11:14 AM
  • DoIT Offers Monthly PIVOT Webinars During Summer

    Focus will be on FA20 Preparations
    Based on higher than expected turnout for last week’s prototype of the Planning Instructional Technology for Online Teaching (PIVOT) Live webinars, DoIT is offering a monthly repeat of the five...
    Posted: May 12, 2020 2:59 PM
  • Blackboard Offers Webinar Series on Remote Instruction

    Fine Tune Your Skills from Basic to Advanced Levels
    Blackboard has announced a webinar series to help faculty transition to remote instruction. Click here to sign up for the options described below. Who are these webinars for? This webinar series...
    Posted: May 7, 2020 11:14 AM
  • DoIT Offers PIVOT Webinars for Online Teaching

    Initial focus will be prep for summer sessions
    As UMBC prepares to offer all SU2020 courses in an online format, DoIT’s Instructional Technology team is pleased to introduce Planning Instructional Variety for Online Teaching (PIVOT), a new...
    Posted: April 27, 2020 11:06 AM
  • Bb Webinars: Accelerate a Transition to Remote Instruction

    Free 30-minute webinars on Blackboard, Collaborate guidance from the University System of Maryland in the rapidly developing public health response to COVID-19, UMBC will transition to...
    Posted: March 14, 2020 6:35 AM
  • End of Semester Sprint Offers Customized Consults to Faculty

    Three Sprints. One Day. Choose your time & topic.
    The end of semester is a busy time of year for everyone, especially faculty. Instructional Technology will host three 90-minute sprint sessions on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 for faculty to...
    Posted: November 11, 2019 2:46 PM
  • Quality Matters Training Opportunities

    In person or fully online via our sister USM institutions
    Quality Matters (QM) is a nationally recognized, faculty-centered, peer review process designed to improve online and blended course quality to benefit online learners. The Applying the Quality...
    Posted: September 20, 2019 1:14 PM
  • DoIT Welcomes 3 New Staff to Instructional Technology

    It is my pleasure to both introduce and welcome the three newest members of the Instructional Technology team in DoIT: Chimaobi (Mobie) Nwaokomah (pictured at left), Laura Wyatt, and Collin...
    Posted: August 12, 2019 11:06 AM