Recent Informational Articles

Posted May 5th, 2020
The Online Teaching Institute is designed and facilitated by a team of BMC staff and faculty, all of whom bring significant experience designing online learning experiences. 
Posted April 28th, 2020
LITS is creating a set of institutes for faculty interested in designing effective learning experiences for online environments. Read more about the Institute.
Posted March 26th, 2020
Educational Technology Specialist, Maria Ocando Finol, gives five useful tips that can help faculty deliver better online lectures and presentations.
Posted March 26th, 2020
In this video, Senior Educational Technology Specialist, Chris Boyland, teaches how to set up student collaboration online using Moodle, Office365, and Panopto.
Posted March 26th, 2020
In this video, Vickie Karasic from ETS shows you how to save a voice-over narrated Powerpoint presentation to OneDrive in order to share on Moodle.
Posted March 26th, 2020
Learn about the different types of online learning and why many instructors choose asynchronous learning.
Posted March 26th, 2020
As with every in-person class, online learning begins with a plan. In this quick guide, we will walk you through some helpful planning steps.
Posted March 17th, 2020
H-Net's Repository of Resources for Teaching Online is a network sharing resources with educators facing mandatory online teaching environments due to the Covid-19 threat.
Posted March 16th, 2020
When teaching online, it is important to know our students' needs and previous online experiences that might affect their online learning. This survey shares some questions you can ask.
Posted March 14th, 2020
LITS has published a detailed document to help faculty use Microsoft Teams for teaching online.