Teaching and Learning

Technology and resources directly supporting teaching and learning. Includes audio visual technology available in classrooms and computer labs.

SERVICES:

Audience Response System

This service allows audience members to participate by submitting feedback with the use of a web browser on any computing device or through text messaging using a cell phone.

Classroom Exam Test Scanning

ITS offers the following services for academic test scanning: Centralized Scantron (form 4521) scanning and reporting

Faculty Development

Each college and department within MSU is unique as are their faculty's training needs. In collaboration with the Center for Excellence and Innovation Faculty Development Support offers both University-wide training that is customized to departments, programs, and colleges in addition to customized faculty development opportunities. 

Instructional Design Support

Developing solid learning goals and designing and aligning course activities and assessments to those goals is trickier than it first appears. Our team of trained instructional designers can help make connections between your instructional goals the literature on effective practices and technology to help you optimize your students learning and motivational outcomes.   Instructional Innovation Consulting: The world of instructional technology and technology-enhanced learning is changing rapidly....

Learning Management System (D2L Brightspace) support

IT Solutions (ITS) serves as the primary support mechanism for D2L Brightspace and provides support and training. As D2L Brightspace is maintained (in the cloud) by the Minnesota State system office, ITS acts as a liaison with system staff. Learning Management Software (e.g. D2L Brightspace) is an application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting and delivery of electronic educational technology (also called e-learning) courses or training programs.

Learning Space Design and Support

The Learning Space Design and Support service provides design, support, troubleshooting, and planning for existing and new learning spaces throughout the campus. The focus of this service is to provide technology and innovation solutions to our faculty and learning spaces. This service may be initiated by IT Solutions or departments. All spaces on campus, supported by IT Solutions, are part of an ongoing maintenance schedule in order to keep the equipment as up-to-date as possible. Definitions: ...

Lecture Capture

Lecture capture refers to the process of recording a lecture that the instructor will place on the Web for students to watch online. This practice can be used in both face-to-face courses and in fully online classes. There are specific classrooms that are set up for classroom recording, or you may schedule a time in the HD Recording Studio.