UDL & Accessibility Support
Inclusive educational practices are at the core of Digital Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning (UDL). Digital Accessibility ensures that all students (including those with disabilities) can access content. The UDL framework provides multiple options for students to acquire information.
EdTech assists instructors in creating and integrating accessible files in Blackboard that include Tagged Word and PDF documents, HTML, and videos.
Course Design Consultation
In the one-on-one consultation with the EdTech Instructional Designer (ID) consultation, you’ll have an opportunity to discuss your ideas and expectations for developing a face-to-face, hybrid, or online course. Instructional Designers advise faulty on the application of the course design models and course development.
In the one-on-one consultation, Instructional Designer will also:
- Guide you through the steps of course development
- Assist you in developing learning objectives
- Advise you on how to align course content with learning objectives
- Help you create the assessment schema for your course
- Train you on how to build your course on LMS
- Recommend appropriate technologies to enhance instruction and learning activities
FACULTY & STUDENT SUPPORT
EdTech provides technical assistance to Hostos faculty and students with Blackboard (Bb), the Learning Management System used by CUNY campuses. Bb is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, automation, and delivery of educational courses, training programs, or learning and development programs.
Hostos Social Network Support
The Hostos Social Network gives you the opportunity to easily create, contribute, connect, and learn within a community using the WordPress content management system.
EdTech can help you build WordPress websites to showcase your ideas, knowledge, ePortfolio, and most importantly build a community.