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Enhance the academic experience in the Fulton Schools by taking advantage of these opportunities and resources.

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FSE Cloud Classroom is live — explore helpful resources for your courses and students

FSE Cloud Classroom is a virtual environment hosted in the cloud that provides Fulton Schools students with immediate access to the software used in many engineering courses directly from a browser window. The FSE Cloud Classroom runs in the cloud and is independent of your computer’s operating system so Windows-based software can be accessed on a Mac Laptop and vice versa!

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty: Course Culture

Have you thought about what type of academic integrity culture exists in your course? Allotting time to share expectations, educate and inspire students to complete their studies with integrity is very important. It is no longer enough to just have an academic integrity statement in your syllabus.

Faculty: Attend FSE Cloud Classroom Live Training for Apporto, July 26

This interactive session, led by Max Lushchan, director of customer success at Apporto, will give you everything you need to get off to a strong start this fall. In addition to best practices for enhancing the learning experience, this webinar will also cover advanced features, such as student impersonation, collaborative learning and virtual classrooms. 

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty: Competency and character

Your academic discipline and course content will evolve and change over time. The variety and types of students that you educate are limitless. What will never change is the need for graduates who display both competency and character. Academic integrity is a framework for any student’s future professional ethic. While we have an obligation to prepare students for successful futures in their chosen disciplines, let’s not forget our ability to positively impact students in the character realm as well. 

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty: Copyright and course materials

Course materials such as lecture notes, exam questions and any other written material distributed in class are copyright protected. While copyright protection is not a panacea, it is a legal concept that most individuals understand. Additionally, it is a type of intellectual property law that supports getting course materials taken down from the internet when discovered. Here are a few suggestions to consider:

Spotlight on Teaching and Learning

Spotlight on Teaching and Learning: Quick-Reference Guides

The FSE Learning and Teaching Hub has created a variety of Quick-Reference Guides (QRGs) for common teaching tasks and challenges. Think of the QRGs as condensed highlights on educational topics, meant to offer just-in-time learning to quickly implement pedagogical strategies and provide additional resources for learning.

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty: Culture

Have you thought about what type of academic integrity culture exists in your course? Allotting time to share expectations, educate and inspire students to complete their studies with integrity is very important. It is no longer enough to just have an academic integrity statement in your syllabus. Internal reflection on the culture you want to foster in your class, followed by proactive and consistent communication, can go a long way toward inspiring students to make good decisions. The development of a positive class culture is highly individualistic but here are a few tips for consideration: 

Spotlight on Teaching and Learning

Spotlight on Teaching and Learning: Mediaplus — ASU launches new media delivery platform in December

MediaPlus will replace MediaAMP/Modalis as the media delivery platform for ASU. Faculty and staff will not need to re-upload or transfer those resources themselves. All existing media, videos and transcripts in MediaAMP are being copied and saved and will begin to appear in MediaPlus in early December. All existing links to MediaAmp content within Canvas will be automatically transitioned to MediaPlus.

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty

Academic Integrity Office Tips for the Faculty: Proctoring in-person exams

It can be difficult to proctor in-person exams and keep them organized and orderly. Probably the two most important tips are to over plan and over-communicate. Being prepared and letting students know your expectations will alleviate most of the challenging issues. We are sure you have some great ideas but here are a few basic tips to consider: