One Size Does Not Fit All Classrooms

The classroom environment is changing. It is no longer a standardized space where children sit and get talked at for hours. There are different styles of teaching and learning. Because of these changing factors, the supporting technology must also change. Classroom Services offers standard instructional technology for faculty and students to utilize for their class….

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Prepare for Spring Term with Classroom Services

The University of Pittsburgh is closed Dec. 24-Jan. 4 for winter break. For instructors planning to request equipment from Classroom Services for the Spring Term, this means you must submit your requests by Dec. 23 to ensure your order is reviewed before winter break starts. Dec. 23 is the last day Classroom Services will be open…

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Lessons learned on website accessibility

While attending the HighEdWeb annual conference in Portland, Ore., recently, I sat in on several workshops that dealt with the care and feeding of websites running on WordPress. As many of you may (or may not) know, the CIDDE website is currently running on WordPress. WordPress was built as an open source blogging platform and…

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