Updated – 5/6/16 We’ve been made aware of some confusion or concern regarding this article. Please allow me to help clarify some of the major points. I will continue to update the article as new questions are raised. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Wait, what’s happening?! The Modules tool will eventually be removed from […]
What Happened? Thanks to a recent upgrade, CSC Online-Sakai is now powered by one of the most actively developed open-source learning management system (LMS) platforms available. On March 7th, between 6am and 2pm, CSC’s LMS hosting partner, Longsight, successfully moved the CSC Online codebase to the community version of Sakai […]
Document cameras are increasingly becoming a technology staple in the office and classroom. Problem solving with pen and paper as well as displaying physical objects, such as textbooks, timers, artwork, and student projects are among the many ways document cameras are incorporated into instruction. Long gone are the days of […]
As an online instructor in Sakai, you may often need to add additional faculty or staff members to your courses. As the site owner, you have the ability to make these changes yourself—without contacting the Sakai administrator. For instance, you may need to add a colleague to your course in order to […]
Teaching & Learning Center (TLC) staffers turned out in force at this year’s Information Fair Luncheon (Student Center Ballroom, February 11, 2016) sponsored by Academic Affairs.
The Teaching & Learning Center will host a Summer Institute designed to assist faculty members in “tuning up” their online, hybrid, or web-enhanced courses. The two-day event (proposed for August 2016) offers interactive, hands-on sessions that guide participants in assessing, revising, and reinvigorating instructional components to make courses road-ready and to […]
There will be a scheduled maintenance outage for CSC-Online-Sakai on Monday, March 7, 2016, the first day of Mid-Term Break. Faculty and students should plan accordingly. The learning management system (LMS) will be offline for the day so that it can be upgraded. Two changes will be made during the maintenance […]
This year marks an important transition with respect to student-ratings surveys. This semester, the Teaching & Learning Center (TLC) is working to transition the responsibility for the surveys to the newly formed Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE). The TLC will also assist the OIE in transitioning the student-ratings surveys out […]