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Instructional Technology Development Program

2020 Faculty Summer Institute

This year’s Summer Institute was a collaboration by the Center for Teaching Excellence, Instructional Technology Development Program, and Information Technology.  See the recording for each session provided below.

Course Design

Advanced Sakai: Lessons and More

Replicating Classroom Activities Online

Microsoft OneDrive & Teams

Advanced Zoom: Polls, Breakouts, Security, and Waiting Room 

Recording and Narrating Presentations 

Assessments in your Course 

Moving Active Learning Online 

New ITDP Drop-In Trainings!

Drop In: Using Zoom

Drop In: Preparing Your Sakai Course Sites for the Fall

Drop In: Sakai Gradebook Tool

Drop In: Sakai Lessons Tool

  • Thursday, July 9
    2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
    Zoom link:
    Whether you’re brand new to the Sakai Lessons Tool or you’re just looking to learn new tricks, this Drop In session is a great chance to get all your “Lessons” questions answered!

Top Hat Sessions

Top Hat will be hosting multiple sessions on how you can engage your students in your class in
synchronous, asynchronous, face to face or remote instruction using Top Hat. Learn how others have used Top Hat to create a continuous course experience for students and how you can use Top Hat to create a flexible course that can easily be delivered online or face to face.

Resilient Classrooms: Top Hat In Synchronous and Asynchronous Instruction for Face to Face or Remote Teaching

Using Top Hat for Open Book Assessments


The mission of the Instructional Technology Development Program is to support faculty in the thoughtful and creative integration of instructional technologies in teaching and learning at Providence College.

Group Workshops

Hands-on workshops are generally offered in mid-August through early September, mid-January, and the week after Commencement. Please check back soon for a schedule of our fall workshops.

News and Updates

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