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Home to the Faculty Technology Center, Academic Technology provides training and support for learning technologies at CSUN, including:

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4 Essential Tips for Teaching an Effective Online Course

July 2, 2015

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It's difficult to translate in-person teaching philosophies to a different medium. In this second article of a four part series, 20 Tips for Teaching Online, Kunal Chawla shares helpful tips for teaching online.  Read more

How to Make Online Learning Accessible

June 29, 2015

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There is very little empirical research on online learning for students with learning disabilities (LD), leaving educators with many questions but no consensus about how best to serve such students in an online environment. Read more

Lynda.com: New Course Offerings

June 23, 2015

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View the latest course offerings! Read more

Opening Doors to Accessibility

June 23, 2015

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"Recently, a Campus Technology reader challenged us to consider the accessibility issues involved in each topic we cover. And while there's no way to cover every angle of every story, the point is well taken: Accessibility should not be an afterthought, and it needs to be part of the higher education technology conversation." Read more

5 Free (or Low-Cost) Tools for Flipped Learning

June 18, 2015

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"Flipping the classroom typically requires the use of certain technology tools, whether for recording lecture content or for orchestrating classroom discussion." Read more

6 Essential Tips for Planning an Effective Online Course

June 16, 2015

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It's difficult to translate in-person teaching philosophies to a different medium. In this first article of a four part series, 20 Tips for Teaching Online, Kunal Chawla shares helpful tips for teaching online.  Read more

How To Stay Safe Online: CNET's Security Checklist

June 12, 2015

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It's always better to be safe than sorry. Especially when it comes to your personal information. Keeping your info secure online requires you to take more time and care, but what you lose in moments you'll surely make up in peace of mind. Read more