Blackboard Learn
Teaching Online
Tech Try-Outs Available
VITAL provides support for Blackboard Learn, our learning management system:
Interested in teaching online, but you aren't sure where to start? VITAL can help you take a face-to-face class and convert it to an online class as painlessly as possible.

Contact VITAL to try out:

  • "Clicker" class system
  • Mobile tablets (iPad, Android, and Kindle)
  • Portable studio (laptop for video recording)
Free Tool to Try
Certification of Online Courses
Students sometimes seem like they are glued to their cell phones. Want to communicate important announcements with them via text? Try Remind 101, a free tool for educators.

Certification produces quality courses that use instructional design principles rooted in cognitive psychology research to enrich student learning. Interested faculty should click the link for more information. Certification

VITAL supports the online course evaluation solution on campus:


Instructional Technology

Jen Gregory

Director of Instructional Design
Christopher Center, 410b
Phone: 219.464.5507