Services providing instructional technology and resources directly supporting teaching and learning. Includes learning management systems, instructional technology and design, assessment and learning analytics, lecture capture, and polling and surveys.

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There is more than one approach to teaching your course. Framingham State University supports several methods and related technologies for teaching, whether online, remote, face-to-face, or combined modalities. Use the guide to learn new strategies, access resources, and leverage technologies to engage students in your classrooms.

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Pinned Article Concluding Courses and Controling Course Availability (Instructor)

Instructors can learn about how to Favorite or Conclude courses to control what is visible on their dashboard and to control student access to course materials when term dates have been extended for the campus.

Canvas Help, Strategies for Success, and Learning Technologies

Learn more about Canvas, strategies for success, and learning technologies such as Panopto and Voice Thread

Course copy a Canvas course

Instructor wants to copy content and assignments from one Canvas course to another Canvas course.

Course missing from Canvas Dashboard

Cannot see a specific course listed on the Canvas Dashboard.

Create Accessible Course Content

Creating accessible course content may require that you take a few extra steps to ensure that course materials, and other interactive tools are designed for student learning.

Download Lockdown Browser (individual user)

I need Lockdown Browser to take a test in Canvas.

Grade student work in Canvas

Use SpeedGrader to grade and provide feedback

How to email students

Different ways to email students in your class

How to get Canvas support (for faculty)

Find ways to get help using Canvas

How to get Canvas support (for students)

Find ways to get help using Canvas

How to publish a Canvas course

Make your course available to students

Import Canvas quiz questions via spreadsheet

Instructor wants to use a spreadsheet to create and import quiz questions into Canvas.

Information Technology Services (ITS) Teaching with Technology Grant Program

The ITS-Innovation in Teaching with Technology grant program supports experimentation with new tools and technologies, the exploration of recent trends for using technology within a field of study or course delivery format, and for development of new approaches to teaching that improves student learning.

Nursing E-portfolio

Nursing students use these instructions to develop and access their portolios on Google Sites.

Publisher tools in Canvas

Add a textbook publisher link to your Canvas course.

Qwickly Attendance in Canvas

Take attendance for class sessions.

Respondus Monitor cannot detect webcam

Online exam supported by proctoring software

Set two deadlines for a Canvas discussion

Add a "to-do" item to highlight the first of two deadlines.

Teaching with Technology

There is more than one approach to teaching your course. Framingham State University supports several methods and related technologies for teaching, whether online, remote, face-to-face or combined modalities. Reference the links on this page to access resources, learn new pedagogical approaches, and leverage technologies to engage students in your classrooms.

VoiceThread for Students

Respond to a multimedia prompt or create a presentation

What workshops does ETO offer and how can I watch the recording if I missed one?

Are you interested in registering for a workshop? Are you looking for a recording of a workshop? This article has all the answers.