News

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 14:00
Canvas

Members of the Rutgers Community:

We are pleased to announce the selection of Canvas as the university’s official learning management system (LMS).

By choosing Canvas, we will be taking a significant step to enhance the educational experience at the university. Recognized for its... more

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 17:42
Canvas

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce a semester demo of Harmonize!  Harmonize is an advanced discussion tool that plugs into Canvas via LTI.  

Getting Technology Out of the Way  

Taking design... more

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:27
eCollege

This message was sent via eCollege messaging tool to all faculty enrolled in courses between January 1, 2013 and May 9, 2018.

Dear eCollege Faculty,

As mentioned previously, the Rutgers eCollege installation will no longer be available for teaching purposes as of June 1.... more

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:11
Canvas , Moodle , Sakai

The Rutgers Online Learning Conference is livestreaming the sessions from the main ballroom. Review the schedule and view the livestream.

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:11
Canvas , Moodle , Sakai

The Rutgers Online Learning Conference is livestreaming the sessions from the main ballroom. Review the schedule and view the livestream.

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:11
Canvas , Moodle , Sakai

The Rutgers Online Learning Conference is livestreaming the sessions from the main ballroom. Review the schedule and view the livestream.

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 16:20
eCollege

Action Required:

  • eCollege shuts down June 1, 2018!
  • Choose a new Learning Management System by March 15, 2018.

This is an urgent reminder that we are now in the FINAL semester of eCollege/Pearson LearningStudio. After Spring... more

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 15:09
eCollege
Please see course migration request.

Action Required:

  • eCollege shuts down June 1, 2018!

  • Choose a new Learning Management System.... more
Thu, 09/14/2017 - 12:04
Moodle

Students will not see their academic courses in Moodle 2 unitl the official start date listed in Banner. For example, if your academic course starts Sept. 1, you will see and be able to access your course on Sept. 1. A link to a list of academic courses and their start dates is provided on the... more

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 11:50
Sakai

BigBlueButton is a video conferencing software that allows you to hold virtual meetings or classes through Sakai.  No account creation is required, simply add the "Meetings" tool to your Sakai site and create your first meeting.  BigBlueButton supports multiple audio and video sharing,... more

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 11:38
eCollege

On January 1, 2018, Pearson LearningStudio will no longer be available to faculty, students, or administrators, and as of today, no new accounts will be created. You will be able to sign in and access Pearson LeaningStudio until January 1, 2018. We will also continue to provide technical and... more

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 10:45

I am pleased to let you know that the Center for Online & Hybrid Learning and Instructional Technologies (COHLIT) has joined forces with two other instructional technology units at Rutgers—the Office of Instructional and Research Technology... more

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:17

There is a faculty development session upcoming, for Accessibility and Universal Design in Online courses! This session will be held in person, on the New Brunswick campus, and you can register for... more

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 13:26
Canvas

Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the start of a demo with Akindi, a bubble test (Scantron) alternative. This demo is open to 5-10 instructors during the Summer 2017 term. Akindi is a web-based assessment software that... more

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:27
Canvas

"Introduction to Canvas" training sessions will be available every week, throughout the summer, both face-to-face and online. There will be on-site sessions in Camden and Newark, as well as on the New Brunswick campus! Check the... more

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 10:34

In February 2016, Pearson publicly announced plans for discontinuing LearningStudio. Although our current contract for use of Pearson LearningStudio remains valid through Dec. 31, 2019, Pearson recently provided an important product update that may well affect your choice of... more

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 15:31

We are pleased to announce the realignment of instructional technology resources under our respective offices that will improve efficiencies and provide for better coordination of services for faculty and students.

Instructional technology and course development support resources that... more

Fri, 12/23/2016 - 11:36
Canvas

Rutgers TLT is pleased to publish two checklists to help instructors migrate their courses from another learning management systems at Rutgers and to prepare their course in preparation for teaching (course launch):

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 13:26
Canvas

The self-paced Student Orientation tutorial, in Canvas, is now a public course! This means that anyone can access and join the Student Orientation course in Canvas at any time, even if you are not enrolled in any other Canvas course and... more

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 12:19
Canvas

​Participate in our 'Canvas Day' game and be eligible for door prizes! Prizes are given out at the top of the hour, starting at 11 AM!!

... more

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 10:41
Canvas

Some of your Rutgers courses will be on the Canvas platform, starting Fall 2016. Several weeks before the start of term, students enrolled in courses on Canvas will be added to the system and have immediate access to the Canvas Student Orientation. We strongly recommend walking through... more

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 16:21
Canvas

The Rutgers Center for Online & Hybrid Learning and Instructional Technologies is excited to announce that starting in Fall 2016 Rutgers instructors may use Canvas, a modern learning management system, to deliver their online courses. Please view the information below for details concerning... more

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 16:21
Canvas

Dear eCollege/Pearson LearningStudio Faculty,

As you may have heard, Pearson recently notified all institutions using eCollege/Pearson LearningStudio (PLS) that the company is leaving the learning management system (LMS) market. For eCollege/PLS faculty teaching courses outside Rutgers... more

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 16:21
Canvas

Dear Managed Program Directors and Faculty,

As you may have heard, Pearson recently notified all institutions using eCollege/Pearson LearningStudio (PLS) that the company is leaving the learning management system (LMS) market. Rutgers will have access to eCollege/PLS through the end of... more