Technology enhances learning, and resources abound to assist instructors in maximizing its benefit. NCSU’s Distance Education and Learning Technologies Applications (DELTA) office provides online resources, small group workshops, and 1:1 consulting services.
- CNR IT Services: Classroom technology and help in Biltmore Hall
- Google Apps at NC State: Official email provider for all NC State students, faculty, and staff
- DELTA ToolKit: Learning technologies readily supported across campus by DELTA
- NCSU Surveys: Survey tools for the web
- Qualtrics for NCSU Faculty & Students: NCSU Faculty & Staff can open a free Qualtrics account to create powerful surveys
- NCSU Library Course Tools: Dynamically generate student-centric views of library resources and tools for all your courses
- Blackboard Collaborate (Previously Elluminate): Synchronous online classroom environment for presenting, chatting, talking, and collaborating with others
- Moodle Course Management System: CMS for all NCSU students and faculty
- NCSU Listserv Manager: Create and manage listservs
- NCSU OIT Office: Technology help for facutly, staff, and students at NC State
- Classroom Capture Services
- Software @ NC State: Software available for free or discounted prices to NC State faculty and students
- iTunes U at NC State: Online educational videos hosted by Apple
- NC State on Youtube: Official YouTube Channel of NC State University
- Web hosting at NCSU: Free web storage space for creating pages or online backup available to facutly, staff and students
- Virtual Computing Lab: Allows students to reserve a remote computer with specialized applications
- LearnTech: The answer source for all questions about NC State’s learning technologies
Internet Resources on Technology and Learning
(Listing does not indicate an endorsement of these programs)
- Prezi: Cloud-based presentation software.
- Dropbox: Free file sharing and syncing service.
- Doodle: Help with scheduling meetings and appointments.
- Evernote: Collaborative note taking service that syncs across all your devices.
- Free Technology Toolkit Wiki: Free technology and tools for all classrooms.
- Computer Tutorials and Lessons: A data base of simple, easy to follow tutorials covering all aspects of popular computing.
- ProfHacker: The Chronicle of Higher Education’s tips on teaching, technology, and productivity.
- Diagram.ly: Create charts, graphs, and interesting visuals.
- Join.me: Free screensharing for collaboration and troubleshooting.
- Screenr: Web-based screen recorder to create and share videos of your screen and voice.
- Socrative: Student response system that allows teachers to engage their classrooms.
- PollEverywhere: Instant audience feedback using SMS or the internet.
- Brainscape: Learn faster with flashcards you can create for yourself or your students.
- Coursera: Take the world’s best courses, online, for free.
- Custom Guide Online Learning: Download free printable quick reference sheets for use with common programs and computer features.
- Grovo: Thousands of video lessons covering internet products and tools.
- Online PDF Tools: Convert, merge, and work with PDF files online with no software to install.
- W3Schools: Free tutorials on all web development technologies.