New and Updated Workshops for 2022-23
Lynn Barnett Hired as ATS Executive Director
Lynn Barnett assumed the role of ATS Executive Director on June 20, 2022.
LinkedIn Learning at UChicago
LinkedIn Learning is free for all members of the UChicago community, and can help your students master new skills to meet your course learning goals.
ATS Office Hours Available
Drop by ATS Office Hours to ask your questions about teaching with technology. Both in-person and virtual hours are available, and no appointment is needed.
Teaching in Multiple Modalities
ATS offers training in Canvas, Zoom, Panopto, and other technologies related to digital pedagogy, as well as classroom AV. Sign up for training
At office hours (in-person or virtual), you can get one-on-one help with any questions you have about technology and teaching. Learn more about Office Hours
Instructional Design Consultations
Collaborative Learning and Classroom Pedagogy, Part 1: Approaches to Successful Collaboration
Author’s Note: This is the first installment in a series of posts concerning collaborative learning and how best to implement it in the classroom. ATS instructional designers Michael Hernandez and Joe Olivier contributed content to this installment. As educators...
Using Active Learning Strategies to Engage Entrepreneurship Students
This post is part of an ongoing series to promote active learning strategies and teaching tools that can support instructors in using them. Academic Technology Solutions (ATS) is hosting the new active learning series Try IT: Academic Tech for Active Learning. The...
Global Accessibility Awareness Day Virtual Activities in May
According to a 2016 Campus Climate Survey, approximately 13 to 18% of UChicago students are living with a disability. Every student deserves an equal learning experience and must be able to access digital content, such as Canvas pages, PDFs, videos, and other...
Center for Digital Accessibility
The Center for Digital Accessibility (CDA) is expanding onboarding to Siteimprove, the University’s enterprise accessibility tool, which can identify issues with your websites for courses, labs, blogs, and more. To learn more, please email email@example.com.
Autumn 2022 Workshops
Classroom AV Updates
Registrar-scheduled campus classrooms that are in use for in-person classes have received video conferencing equipment updates. Instructional videos and written instructions are available to help students learn how to use them.