Faculty

Academic / Teaching Resources

Consultations

  • CIS' Instructional Technology Group provides individualized guidance on the use of instructional technologies in support of faculty goals. Request a consultation

Course Tools

Request access to course tools for online course management, communications, active learning, and student class engagement (i.e. Canvas, blogs, wikis, Google Apps for Education, etc.) via Courses.Brown.

Faculty Development

  • Canvas training: See listings for "Canvas" on http://brownatc.libcal.com/ and sign up for individual workshops. 
  • The Brown Institute for Teaching and Learning is an intensive hands-on immersion program for faculty and graduate students to integrate technology into a specific course design.
  • Workshops: that support instructors exploration of technology to enrich teaching practices and effectively engage student learning through integrated instructional design. Sign up for individual workshops at http://brownatc.libcal.com/.

Programs and Project Support

  • ITG TechTA - Undergraduate students partner with instructors to employ new instructional tools and classroom technology.
  • Academic Technology UTRA - Grant for undergraduate students to help faculty integrate instructional technology into their courses.
  • Instructional Project Development- Support for innovative teaching and innovative learning, including development of materials such as animations and videos in courses. 
  • Multimedia Assignment Support - Equipment and support for instructors who want to integrate multimedia assignments into courses.

Multimedia Production

Technology-Enabled Spaces

Tech Tips

Getting Online

  • Wireless: Use Brown's secure "Brown" network for your privacy and safety! It requires a quick one-time setup process - visit http://wifi.brown.edu to connect for the first time.
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN): Connecting from off-campus? VPN lets you connect securely and access Brown resources. For instructions, see http://brown.edu/go/vpn. We also have a guide to Working from Off-Campus.

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