• Sara Marcketti receives award for contributions to family and consumer sciences

    Sara Marcketti, Associate Director, CELT and Professor for ISU Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality Management (AESHM) received the 2017 Elva Davies Research Award from the AAFCS Iowa Affiliate. The award recognizes important contributions to the information base of family and consumer sciences. Adapted from College of Human Sciences (2017, June 12) Announcement > Kudos […]

  • Canvas is the new learning management system

    Canvas has been chosen as Iowa State’s new learning management system (LMS). The selection comes after an extensive review process that included multiple rounds of input from campus stakeholders, vendor demonstrations, and the migration of several existing Iowa State courses to let faculty see how finalists’ systems work in real time. “The transition to Canvas […]

  • Faculty receive NACTA E.B. Knight Journal Award for their Team-Based Learning article

     Originally posted on Iowa State’s Department of Economics website: Artz, Jacobs, Boessen publication receives award Georgeanne Artz, assistant professor, Keri Jacobs, assistant professor, and Christian Boessen, senior lecturer, received notification from the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) that their recent publication in the NACTA Journal is being awarded the E.B. Knight Journal […]

  • ‘Imaginative’ proposals receive diversity course development grants (Inside Iowa State)

    By Rob Schweers, office of the senior vice president and provost May 04, 2017 The office of the senior vice president and provost, Faculty Senate and Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT) identified the first seven grant recipients in the university’s Diversity Course Development Initiative. The initiative, part of a broader effort to […]

  • Inclusive Classroom Faculty Development Workshops (Summer 2017)

    Today’s university classrooms are more diverse than in the past. With this diversity of students comes the need to ensure the learning environments associated with courses are inclusive and designed to support all students. This faculty workshop includes pre-workshop online learning modules and an interactive face-to-face workshop focused on creating an inclusive classroom environment. To […]

  • Summer Workshop Series: Best Practices in Online Course Design

    This 3-part series will be offered on the following days this summer: May 17 – 19 (10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., in-person in 2030 Morrill Hall, or view on your own via Zoom) June 20 – 22 (11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., in-person in 0013 Curtiss Hall, or view on your own via Zoom) Jul. […]

  • Call For Proposals: Conference on Teaching Large Classes

    2017 Conference on Teaching Large Classes Thursday, July 20, 2017, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA Do you already teach or are you new to teaching large classes? Do you have wisdom to share or are you in search of wisdom related to teaching large classes? If so, this conference is for you! The Conference on […]

  • You’re invited: Demos for next learning management system (Inside Iowa State)

    By Anne Krapfl April 13, 2017 Education technology companies Instructure and Desire2Learn (D2L) have been selected to give on-campus presentations for Iowa State’s next learning management system (LMS) for would-be users. The visits are scheduled for next week. They include demonstrations by the vendors and shorter, scenario-based overviews presented by university staff. Registration is not […]

  • April 17-18: On-Campus LMS Product Vendor Demonstrations & Product Overviews

    Below is an excerpt from a April 6, 2017 Inside Iowa State article by Rob Schweers that updates the learning management system (LMS) process. The full Inside Iowa State web article is available at Vendors selected for learning management system demonstrations. Education technology companies Canvas and Desire2Learn (D2L) have been selected to give on-campus presentations for […]

  • Vendors selected for learning management system demonstrations (Inside Iowa State)

    By Rob Schweers, office of the senior vice president and provost April 06, 2017 Education technology companies Canvas and Desire2Learn (D2L) have been selected to give on-campus presentations for Iowa State’s next learning management system (LMS). A review of Iowa State’s LMS, co-led by CELT and IT, has been ongoing since October. The Canvas and […]