Archive for August, 2015

Welcome back WPI Faculty!

Welcome back WPI Faculty!

Hope everyone’s first week is going smoothly!  Last Wednesday TTL was able to meet with new faculty members at WPI and give them an overview of the services we offer from Technology for Teaching and Learning @ the ATC.   It got me thinking that we should give the same refresher to our returning faculty! Such is the […]

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myWPI New Feature Spotlight for Instructors: Qwickly

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myWPI New Feature Spotlight for Instructors: Qwickly

We’ve introduced a new tool to myWPI this summer called Qwickly. Qwickly is a tool that brings commonly used (and often buried) functions of myWPI to a simple to use module on your Home screen. Qwickly has four main features: Course Availability, Post Announcement, Send Email, and Needs Grading.   Before Qwickly, you had to […]

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“Spring” Cleaning: Clean up your myWPI home screen

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“Spring” Cleaning: Clean up your myWPI home screen

It’s far from Spring, but in my 10 years experience in higher ed, there’s often not much time in the Spring for self-improvement.  I’ve found it’s helpful to take the short summer break to clean things up in preparation for the inevitably hectic Fall semester!  It’s important to create good feng shui in the main entry or foyer […]

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