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Faculty Resource Bulletin

Highlights of this week’s Bulletin include: Faculty Success Story: Matt Boudinot NEW: CTL Student Resources Site Digital Learning Labs Upcoming CTL Trainings and Events Calendar Minnesota State REFLECT SoTL Learning Community Minnesota State Spring Educational Development Other Opportunities: Minnesota State highlight: A Framework for Antiracist Praxis webinar Vendor highlight: Instructor...

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Faculty Resource Bulletin

Highlights of this week’s Bulletin include: Faculty Success Story: Carie Statz IHCC Peer Review Process DCTC Faculty Connections Teams Site Innovative Teaching Fellowships 2022 Open Educational Resources Funding Upcoming CTL Trainings and Events Calendar The 6th Annual Equity Book Group Minnesota State Spring Educational Development Other Opportunities: Minnesota State highlight:...

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Quiz Accommodation Tool

The purpose of this tech tip is to show how to set up quiz accommodations for students, how to identify students that have an accommodation, and how to override an accommodation.    If a student has an accommodation set, the following icon will appear alongside their name in the class list: ...

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Tech Tip: Evaluating Student Work with Rubrics

Rubrics are an efficient way to use scoring criteria as you grade a student’s assignment. They also provide students with guidelines for obtaining each grade level.  D2L Brightspace offers two types of rubrics: Analytic and Holistic.  An analytic rubric allows you to evaluate certain criteria in the assignment, whereas a holistic...

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Accessibility Checker

The Accessibility Checker is available within the HTML Editor when you create or edit HTML content pages. It is located right beside the Spellcheck button. You can select “Accessibility checker” anytime while editing your content as shown: When you click the accessibility checker you will receive a dialog box such...

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Faculty Resource Bulletin

Highlights of this week’s Bulletin include: Innovative Teaching Fellowships Upcoming CTL Trainings and Events Calendar The 6th Annual Equity Book Group Teach Together Minnesota! Minnesota State Spring Educational Development Minnesota State highlight: Universal Design for Learning: Quick Tips to Enhance Learning Experiences – February 10 Vendor highlight: QM Research Online...

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Providing Alt Text for Images

What is Alternative Text (Alt Text) and when should it be used? Alternative Text (Alt Text) is the text-only information that describes an image. Alt text helps students using screen readers to understand information you would like to convey with an image. Use alt text when the purpose of your...

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Faculty Resource Bulletin

Highlights of this week’s Bulletin include:  Upcoming trainings and CTL Events Calendar   Editing Zoom Recordings with Camtasia  Innovative Teaching Fellowships  New TILT Course in D2L Brightspace  Minnesota State Spring Educational Development  Other opportunities: Minnesota State highlight: Universal Design for Learning: Quick Tips to Enhance Learning Experiences – January 25  Vendor...

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