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UNC System Workshop: Designing Effective Online Courses

Designing Effective Online Courses is a free online workshop to support faculty and staff across the UNC System in moving their courses to an online format. Registration opens Friday, June 26. The workshop officially launches on July 6. Participants can … Continued

Virtual Makerspaces

Virtual Makerspaces BeAM, the UNC network of makerspaces, has been instrumental in promoting and supporting active learning/Making in courses across campus. This mission continues even with the transition to more virtual learning. Indeed, creative approaches to active learning are even … Continued

Racial Equity in Online Education Webinars

The Center for Urban Education is offering a webinar Series on Racial Equity in Online Education. Visit the website here for registration information and complete details, including recordings of previous sessions.

Library Services for Remote Teaching and Learning

Library Services for Remote Teaching and Learning Submitted by: Jacqueline Solis, Director of Research & Instructional Services, University Library   Even though library buildings are closed, Library staff are here for you and your students. Teaching support Library specialists can … Continued

How to Design an Adaptable Course

3 Ways to Design an Adaptable, Resilient Course By Aiya Williams, Instructional Technology Manager, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health The future of course offerings is currently unknown: Will UNC courses be online for the entire Fall semester?  Will we … Continued

Tips for Managing Questions and Answers in Zoom

Submitted by Andrea U. Jost Ashdown, Instructional Designer, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health In a residential classroom, questions and answers often arise organically. Faculty and students can use visual cues, natural breakpoints in presentations, and other spontaneous indications to stop … Continued

Tips for at-home Video Production

This video provides some basic tips for how to improve the quality of lecture recordings you create from your home office space. One-on-one consultation with a professional videographer is also available. Just go to the Consultations form and select the … Continued

Extending Time in Sakai for Accommodated Students

See the information here on how to give specific students or groups extended time using the “exceptions” facility in Sakai. To extend time limits in Sakai for accommodated students: Create your test and assign the base level time limit. Test … Continued