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Teaching Consultations

Just-In-Time Support

This Microsoft Teams channel includes all of the Office of Instructional Innovation’s instructional designers. You can send a message to the whole team with a question and someone will get back to you shortly.

Message the Teams Group

Book an Appointment

Book a one-on-one time with an instructional designer to discuss a specific question or strategy you’d like to learn more about.

Book an Appointment

Library Support

The University Libraries will continue purchasing and scanning content, providing electronic reserves processing, and identifying and integrating affordable course materials for courses. Subject librarians remain available to collaborate on the delivery of embedded information and primary source literacy instruction sessions into remote courses. Subject librarians are available by appointment and via Teams.

Summer on-demand hours for the Libraries (chat and/or phone):  

  • Monday–Thursday, 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday–Sunday, 12:00 p.m.– 7:00 p.m.

Drop-In Opportunities

Lunch and Learn

Join a weekly casual conversation in Teams for faculty at all levels of comfort and experience with online/remote teaching about topics relevant to faculty experience. Bring your own expertise or come to learn something new.

Date/Time Discussion Moderator Topic Link
June 17, 12:00–1:00 p.m. Paa Nyarko-Krampah Rethinking Your Assessments — Task Based Join the June 17 Conversation
June 24, 12:00–1:00 p.m. Larry Hess Selecting a Strategy for Implementing Media into Blackboard Join the June 24 Conversation
July 1, 12:00-1:00 p.m.  Becky Simons and Jeff Kuhn Have Concerns/Questions about Online--Come Ask!

Join the July 1 Conversation

July 8,  12:00–1:00 p.m. Cody Sigmon Creating a Welcoming Remote Testing Environment Using Online Proctoring Join the July 8 Conversation
July 15,  12:00–1:00 p.m. Cody Sigmon, Todd Whited Leveraging Technology to Maximize Contact Time with Students Join the July 15 Conversation
July 22, 12:00–1:00 p.m. Dr. Chris Guder and Michele Jennings Copyright and Fair Use for Course Materials Join the July 22 Conversation
July 29, 12:00–1:00 p.m. Dr. Miriam Intrator, Bill Kimok, and Laura Smith Teaching Primary Source Literacy Online with the Digital Archives Join the July 29 Conversation
August 5, 12:00–1:00 p.m. TBD TBD Join the August 5 Conversation


OIT Consultations

By appointment only, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) consultations help you learn how to use technology to meet your specific needs.

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For technical concerns, contact the Service Desk. For questions and ideas, join the Keep Teaching Teams channel to discuss topics with OIT, your peers, and others.