The “usability” of a website refers to how easy a site is to use for the people visiting it. While Blackboard presents a layout and template that you as the instructor can’t change much, there are many aspects of your course usability that are well within your control. These four videos cover the most important tips and potential pitfalls associated with Blackboard usability.
The Pitt Pantry is dedicated to ensuring that all students have regular access to a balanced and nutritious diet by hosting regular shopping hours to obtain food and services. Volunteer-run & operates on charitable donations received within the community.
Teaching Support :: Teaching Consultation Are you ready to develop a new course or revise an existing course? Let us help you maximize the effectiveness of your course with proven learning strategies. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get started. The Center for Communication is a new learning initiative at the Teaching Center that focuses on all aspects of communication. Check out our brand new web page for this center, which serves as a growing repository for helpful information.
From Wrongs to Rights: A Living History of an Unfinished Civil Rights Movement. When we develop a better understanding of the struggles of a group of people, we can potentially better relate to the struggles of many other groups of people. This session will give you insight into the transformative journey of one group in Pennsylvania, and how their journey continues to shape policy in government, education, and more.
By: Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob and Joe Horne For the past two years, the School of Nursing worked closely with the Teaching Center to conceptualize, construct, test, and implement a video game for nursing students. The game is called PsychOut!, is played on the iPad, and is designed to teach players about using therapeutic communication techniques to assess…