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About IDS

Who we are . . .

Instructional Design Services, IDS, is the key faculty resource for applying the latest technologies and strategies in teaching and learning.


What we do . . .

  • Consult faculty on the best use of instructional media and technology in the classroom and online.
  • Produce communications in the right format with the right message.

  • Produce audio/visual media to support learning, and provide technical support for special events and activities.
  • Conduct workshops and hands-on training on the latest teaching technologies, presentation software and web tools.
   
  • Research, recommend, and implement state-of-the-practice, cost-effective solutions in teaching, learning, and communication.
  • Promote, support, and partner with administrators, faculty, and students to leverage the best use of media technologies.
  •  IDS is committed to quality, service, and innovation.

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Blackboard Training

Blackboard training for BSAD faculty
07/16/2014 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Sarpy 220

Blackboard training for INFO faculty
07/18/2014 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sarpy 212; BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Please RSVP to Gary Sparks. Alex Garrison (IDS) attending.

Blackboard training for INFO faculty
07/19/2014 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sarpy 201; BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Please RSVP to Gary Sparks. Live-streaming available (link to come)

Blackboard training for all POLS/HIST faculty
07/21/2014 05:00 PM - 6:00 PM
SOC MHY 203: RSVP to Amy Forss; Alex Garrison (IDS) attending.

Blackboard training for BSAD faculty
07/23/2014 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
Sarpy 220

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
07/23/2014 04:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Sarpy 222 & 224; Demonstration, training of Blackboard class in action and info about sandbox sites.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
07/23/2014 06:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Sarpy 222 & 224; Demonstration, training of Blackboard class in action and info about sandbox sites.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
07/24/2014 04:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Sarpy 115; Demonstration, training of Blackboard class in action and info about sandbox sites.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
07/24/2014 06:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Sarpy 115; Demonstration, training of Blackboard class in action and info about sandbox sites.

Blackboard training for faculty
07/24/2014 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
SOC CON 245; led by Cindy Catherwood, Al Cox, Bobby Polk, Susan Trinkle and Diane Hocevar

Blackboard training for faculty
07/25/2014 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
SOC CON 245; led by Cindy Catherwood, Al Cox, Bobby Polk, Susan Trinkle and Diane Hocevar

Blackboard training for INFO faculty
07/25/2014 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sarpy 212; BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). Please RSVP to Gary Sparks.

Blackboard training for human services faculty
07/25/2014 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
FOC 10, room 112

IDS-led Blackboard training
07/25/2014 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
FOC Building 10 119
Targeted for on-campus (enhanced) instructors, but all faculty welcome. Please RSVP to Alex Garrison. Some computers provided, but BYOD if you can.

IDS-led Blackboard training
07/26/2014 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
SOC MHY 210

Targeted for on-campus (enhanced) instructors, but all faculty welcome. Please RSVP to Alex Garrison. Some computers provided, but BYOD if you can.

This session will also be available via live-streaming video. To watch from anywhere, go to https://todaysmeet.com/BlackboardTraining before the session begins to get the link to the stream. You can also ask questions remotely using the TodaysMeet site.

Blackboard training for all applied technology faculty (IDS-led)
7/31/14 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
SOC ITC 123

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/06/2014 03:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sarpy 222 & 224; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/06/2014 06:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sarpy 222 & 224; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/07/2014 03:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Sarpy TBD; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/07/2014 06:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sarpy TBD; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/08/2014 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Sarpy 212 & 220; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/08/2014 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Sarpy 212 & 220; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/08/2014 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Sarpy 212 & 220; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/08/2014 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Sarpy 212 & 220; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all social sciences faculty
08/09/2014 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sarpy 220; Workshop sessions to begin uploading content into fall classes.

Blackboard training for all science faculty
8/11/14 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
SOC MAH 405
(Alex Garrison, IDS, attending)

Blackboard training HIMS faculty
08/13/2014 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Sarpy 222

Blackboard training for all POLS/HIST faculty
08/22/2014 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
SOC MHY 203: RSVP to Amy Forss

IDS Blackboard training (all faculty welcome): Drop-in, Hands-on Q&A
08/25/14 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
FOC Building 10, Room 119
IDS Blackboard training (all faculty welcome); part of Faculty Development Day
08/27/14 Sessions beginning at 12, 1 and 2; Location (within SOC MHY) TBD

Blackboard training; part of Faculty Development Day
08/27/14 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
SOC MHY 203

IDS Blackboard training (all faculty welcome): Expanded Blackboard Learn Overview
08/28/14 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join us at one of the following: FOC Building 10, Room 119; SOC CON 245; OR EVC 157

IDS Blackboard training (all faculty welcome): Blackboard Drop-In Hands-On Q&A
08/28/14 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Join us at one of the following: FOC Building 10, Room 119; SOC CON 245; OR EVC 157

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