Instructional Design and Technology

Instructional Design & Technology at Rollins College is a dynamic group of instructional technologists who specialize in helping our faculty with the use of technology in your face-to-face, web-enhanced, and blended classroom.

What We Do

We are committed to assisting you in the following ways:

  • Collaborate with faculty to design course content and courses.
  • Develop training materials to assist with the use of media and technologies into the face-to-face, web-enhanced, and blended classroom.
  • Facilitate professional development on a variety of topics from blogs and wikis to creating eBooks and the use of multimedia.
  • Foster a community of technological innovation through faculty presentations and grant opportunities.
  • Recommend technology solutions for desired learning outcomes.
  • Train faculty, staff, and students to use Blackboard and other academic technologies.

We Are Here To Help

The instructional technologists have developed opportunities throughout the academic year to assist faculty and staff with learning new technologies. They are:

In-class Training

  • Adobe Creative suite
  • Blackboard orientation
  • Microsoft Office suite
  • Audio and Video creation
  • Instructional Design Consultations

Professional Development Opportunities

  • Blackboard Training
  • Blended Certification Course
  • Course Redesign Initiative
  • FITI Grant
  • Monday Afternoon Workshops
  • Professor-to-Professor Learning Series

Our Instructional Toolbox

These are the tools that we currently support. If you’re interested in any of the tools below or would love to learn about them then please contact our team and we’ll begin working with you in integrating their use into your classroom or work.

Course Administration

  • Blackboard
  • Promethian Tools
  • Turning Point (Clickers)

Collaboration & Communication

  • SharePoint
  • Wikis
  • WordPress
  • WebEx

Graphic Design and Editing

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign

Audio and Video

  • Adobe Premiere
  • iMovie
  • Kaltura
  • VoiceThread
  • Windows Moviemaker

Multimedia Streaming

  • MediaSite
  • MediaSpace
  • Kaltura

Content Creation

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • Adobe Captivate
  • Sharepoint
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft OneNote
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Publisher
  • Microsoft Word