In March, Austin hosted the fifth annual SXSWEdu, the education-focused sibling to SXSW’s larger Interactive, Music and Film festivals. SXSWEdu brings together researchers and practitioners to discuss innovative solutions to pressing issues facing higher education as well as K-12.


Eighteen of your colleagues are trying out the Canvas Learning Management System this semester as a potential alternative to Blackboard.  Hear from six of them on Tuesday, March 24 at 10 am in...

Upcoming Events

Blackboard Workshops

Contact the Faculty Resource Center (instcom@stedwards.edu or 464-8804) to schedule a one-on-one training on Blackboard.

Tech Snacks

Tech Snacks, sponsored by Instructional Technology, is an ongoing series of short presentations and faculty discussions. Each session will emphasize the pedagogical use of a specific technology or software. See the Fall Schedule!

#100PercentDigital Faculty-Staff Learning Community

Our community will focus on digital workflow and practice with monthly events. Sign up online and follow #100PercentDigital on Twitter !


Innovation Fellowships

Follow the sixteen faculty who were named 2014-2015 Innovation Fellows on the Innovation Fellowship blog.  This fellowship supports faculty who need time, resources, and expertise to include pedagogical experimentation in their courses. Visit the Innovation Fellowship page for information. Applications for 2015-2016 will be due February 2, 2015.

TLTR Pilots

The Teaching, Learning, and Technology Roundtable (TLTR) and Instructional Technology funded six faculty projects in 2014 to support innovative and technologically-sophisticated teaching.  Visit the TLTR Pilot Projects site for more information. Applications for 2015-2016 will be due February 2, 2015.




Request a workshop for your class today. Work with a trainer to develop a lesson on the use of software for student projects. Sign up for free training on supported software.


Contact the Faculty Resource Center, 2012 Winner of the New Media Consortium (NMC) Center of Excellence Award, for assistance with instructional design needs including integration of technology into courses and multimedia project development. 


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