On March 8, 9, and 10, 2017, HUIT Academic Technology offered its inaugural seminar on the Fundamentals of Digital Scholarship, a three-day interactive event dedicated to providing a hands-on introduction to technologies and technological approaches that are becoming more commonly used in both teaching and research. Planning for the seminar was coordinated by Academic Technology senior instructional technologist Brandon Bentley, and included representatives from the Department of History's digital history program, the Harvard Libraries, and Research Computing in the Arts and Humanities… Read more about Academic Technology, History, and Harvard Library team up to offer inaugural Digital Scholarship seminar
The Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT) announces its next round of grants. Designed to help "spark" promising teaching and learning projects from idea to reality and position innovations for future success.
Are you interested in helping us test out new tools for teaching and learning? Contact us to learn more about the 2016–17 pilots of our Image Media Manager application, Flashcards, and three Annotation tools, each of which can be integrated into your Canvas site via LTI.
Beginning this fall, Academic Technology for FAS will be offering Canvas training that goes beyond the basics of setting up and administering a course website. Designed as interactive workshops, these topical training sessions will cover more specialized elements of the Canvas learning management system that you may encounter as teaching staff member or course administrator.
Leveraging the Canvas Calendar for Common Course Tasks
With the conclusion of the two-year Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) Strategic Program, including the very successful University-wide implementation of Canvas, HUIT has reintegrated the TLT team with Academic Technology Services (AcTS) to form HUIT Academic Technology. In this exercise, we seized opportunities to realign AcTS to better support the teaching, learning and research needs of the University, and to meet HUIT’s fundamental goals to enhance IT service delivery at Harvard and provide greater support to our IT professionals.
Is this your first time using Canvas? We're here to help! Instructional technologists from HUIT Academic Technology are available this summer to help you prepare your course site.
In addition to email support and drop-in assistance at our Science Center office, we offer on-location office hours for faculty, teaching team members, support staff, and students in multiple campus locations throughout the summer and early fall. Our team can help orient you to Canvas while assisting you in preparing… Read more about Help With Canvas