Faculty/Instructor Academic Technology Development Opportunities and Resources

Jun 19, 2020

It is not too late to get assistance with preparing your Fall 2020 courses.

ITSS Academic Technology, UMN Academic Technology Support Services and the Center for Educational Innovation continue to offer a variety of opportunities to help faculty prepare for Fall 2020 teaching.


Multi-week workshops are still open for registration:


1 to 2 hour webinars dig into more specific topics. Visit Course Re/Design and Development Webinars for further information and the complete list of events.

Upcoming Webinar Topics and Dates
Topic Date
Getting Started with Online Teaching June 23
Design Challenge: Promoting Honesty in your Online Learning Environment June 24
Beyond Content: Fostering Online Interaction June 25
UDOIT Universal Design Online Content Inspection Tool June 30
Creating or Revising Online Assessments July 1
Synchronous vs. Asynchronous: Using Kaltura and Zoom in Canvas July 7

Resources for Fall Instruction

Fall 2020 calls for flexible course design with various modalities to consider. As instructors, programs, departments, and colleges are thinking through the advantages and challenges of online, hybrid, hyflex, and face-to-face instruction, the following Resources for Fall Instruction document may be helpful.

This is a working document that will continue to be updated throughout the summer. If you have suggestions or feedback, contact the Center for Educational Innovation at contact [email protected].