March D2L Update

Important System Information

March D2L Update

Changes over Spring Break

Awards Tool (Badging and Certificates)
Over spring break the D2L team will implement the Awards tool in D2L. With this tool, instructors can award badges or certificates to students for specific accomplishments in class. Students can export the badges and add them to social media sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, etc. Certificates in PDF format can be awarded to students and printed by students.

CUES 'Learning Better' Symposium

The "Learning Better" symposium, featuring Mark McDaniel, professor of psychology and director of the Center for Integrative Research on Cognition, Learning and Education (CIRCLE) at Washington University, and co-author of the recently published book Make-It-Stick took place on Friday, February 17, 2017.

This event was hosted by the recently established Center for University Education Scholarship (CUES).

Webinar: Reading NOW: Adapting Offline Strategies to Improve Students' Reading Online

Reading NOW: Adapting Offline Strategies to Improve Students' Reading Online

Monday, February 27th, 2017 | 11:00 am – 12:30 pm | ILC 136

As part of the General Education Writing Initiative, OIA invites you to participate in a group broadcast of an upcoming webinar Reading NOW: Adapting Offline Strategies to Improve Students' Reading Online.