Jan. 17, 2018Northern Arizona University and six other universities known as leaders in accessibility received a $1 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to fund … Read more about NAU part of group receiving $1 million grant to improve accessible learning
Good things come to those who wait. As of Aug. 16, Blackboard (Bb) Learn is offline for an expected five days. The outage is due to Bb Learn transitioning to a cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) environment. If all goes according to plan, the system will be back online Aug. 20.
Though the conversion calls for a significant amount of down time, it’s for a good reason. SaaS will allow updates, bug fixes and new features to be… Read more
The e-Learning Center will host a series of free workshops designed to help new faculty become familiar with a variety of instructional technologies, while encouraging experienced faculty to try out new student engagement tools.
Workshop topics will include Quick Start for Bb Learn, the newly redesigned web conferencing tool Collaborate Ultra, and Kaltura, NAU’s media tool used to record, manage and share audio and video course materials.
The e-Learning Center also provides customized trainings and sessions to meet departmental needs. Suggestions… Read more