Online Content and eText Creation

Effectively delivering content online is just as much about pedagogy and design as it is about delivery. At the CII, we can work with you to develop an online strategy that best suits your pedagogical aims. Here are some of ways we can help:

  • Finding the right medium to clarify concepts and relay information, including but not limited to screen captures and Khan Academy-style videos, infographics and diagrams, e-books, simulations and games, podcasts, recorded lectures, or streamlined PowerPoint presentations
  • Adhering to universal design principles
  • Making content accessible across devices
  • “Chunking” content while maintaining depth and context
  • Take advantage of Open Educational Resources (OER)
  • Assistance identifying, accessing, and using the tools necessary to build e-learning content
To start a conversation about how to use Brightspace to support your teaching, email In your email, please include possible dates and times that work for you to meet, as well as some details regarding what you’d like to discuss. We look forward to hearing from you!

Upcoming Events

all-day Creating a Welcoming Online Envi...
Creating a Welcoming Online Envi...
Aug 31 – Sep 14 all-day
This online faculty mini-course will help both seasoned and not-so-seasoned online faculty create an easy-to-navigate virtual space. We will explore ways to encourage collegiality, openness, community building, and a sense of shared journey. Our online… more »
all-day Hosting Class Sessions in a Virt...
Hosting Class Sessions in a Virt...
Aug 31 – Sep 14 all-day
Virtual class sessions can be just as engaging as face-to-face classes. This course will provide tips, tricks, and best practices connected to hosting dynamic and productive virtual class environments. Our online faculty mini-courses are two-week… more »
all-day Creating Online Instructional Co...
Creating Online Instructional Co...
Sep 14 – Sep 28 all-day
In this course, we’ll discuss how to find, adapt, and create well-designed content that will engage students in online and hybrid courses. We’ll outline fundamental design principles and suggest tools and techniques that we think… more »
all-day Virtual Collaboration and Commun...
Virtual Collaboration and Commun...
Sep 14 – Sep 28 all-day
Do you like to promote rich conversations in your face-to-face class or have students engage in collaborative problem solving? Do you worry that taking your class online means sacrificing these fruitful interactions? Good news! It… more »

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